Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Johnny Strikes Up the Band
2:52
A2 Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner
3:47
A3 Excitable Boy
2:43
A4 Werewolves of London
5 3:28
A5 Accidentally Like a Martyr
3:41
B1 Nighttime in the Switching Yard
4:18
B2 Veracruz
3:32
B3 Tenderness on the Block
3:57
B4 Lawyers, Guns and Money
3:30

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

Spanish acoustic guitar:
Luis Damian (track B2)
Manuel Vasquez (track B2)
bass guitar:
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (tracks B2–B4)
Bob Glaub (track B1)
Leland Sklar (track A5)
cowbell:
Greg Ladanyi (track B1)
drums:
Mick Fleetwood (track A4)
Russ Kunkel (tracks A1–A3, A5)
Rick Marotta (tracks B2–B4)
drums and percussion:
Jeff Porcaro (track B1)
recorder:
Jim Horn (track B2)
synthesizer:
Zevon (track B1)
organ and piano:
Zevon (track A2)
guitar:
Danny Kortchmar (track B1)
Waddy Wachtel (tracks A5, B2, B4)
bass:
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track B4)
Bob Glaub (tracks A2–A3)
John McVie (track A4)
Leland Sklar (track A1)
percussion:
Danny Kortchmar (track A1)
saxophone:
Jim Horn (track A3)
piano:
Zevon (tracks A1, A3–A5, B2–B4)
harp:
Arthur Gerst (track B2)
guitars:
Waddy Wachtel (tracks A1, A3–A4, B3–B4)
guitars and synthesizer:
Waddy Wachtel (track B1)
background vocals:
Karla Bonoff (track A5)
The Gentlemen Boys (tracks A5–B1, B3)
background vocals [harmonies]:
Waddy Wachtel (track A3)
The Gentlemen Boys (track A2)
Linda Ronstadt (track A3)
Jennifer Warnes (track A3)
background vocals [harmony]:
Waddy Wachtel (track A1)
background vocals and other vocals:
Jorge Calderón (track B2)
composer:
Zevon (tracks A1, A5)
engineer:
Dennis Kirk (tracks A1–B4)
Greg Ladanyi (tracks A1–B4)
lyricist:
Zevon (tracks A1, A5)
producer:
Jackson Browne (tracks A1–B4)
Waddy Wachtel (tracks A1–B4)
writer:
Jackson Browne (track B3)
Jorge Calderón (tracks B1–B2)
David Lindell (tracks A2, B1)
Marinell (tracks A3–A4)
Waddy Wachtel (tracks A4, B1)
Zevon (tracks A2–A4, B1–B4)
phonographic copyright by:
Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1978) (tracks A1–A4)
publisher:
Polite Music (tracks A3–A4)
Zevon Music (tracks A1–A5, B4)
recording of:
Excitable Boy (track A3)
Veracruz (track B2)