Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Band on the Run 4.4 5:14
A2 Jet 3.6 4:09
A3 Bluebird 2.65 3:25
A4 Mrs Vandebilt 3.5 4:42
A5 Let Me Roll It 2.75 4:51
B1 Mamunia 2.25 4:51
B2 No Words 2.35 2:39
B3 Helen Wheels 3 3:48
B4 Picasso’s Last Words (Drink to Me) 3 5:51
B5 Nineteen Hundred and Eighty Five 3 5:28

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Denny Laine (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
drums (drum set):
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
strings:
Beaux Arts Orchestra (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
synthesizer:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
electric piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
electric guitar:
Denny Laine (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
Moog:
Linda McCartney (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
horn:
Beaux Arts Orchestra (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
additional percussion:
Ginger Baker (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B4)
Remi Kabaka (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track A3)
assistant engineer:
Monday (engineer) (track A1)
Peter Swettenham (track A1)
Monday (engineer) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
Pete Swettenham (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
assistant mixer:
Pete Swettenham (1973-10-02) (track B3)
background vocals:
Ian Horn (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B2)
Trevor Jones (Paul McCartney roadie) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B2)
Denny Laine (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
Linda McCartney (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
composer:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (tracks A3–B1, B4–B5)
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
lyricist:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (tracks A3–B1, B4–B5)
mixer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track A1)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (1973-10-02) (track B3)
orchestra:
Beaux Arts Orchestra (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks B2, B4)
orchestrator:
Tony Visconti (tracks A1–A2, B2, B4–B5)
Beaux Arts Orchestra (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2, B5)
performer:
Denny Laine (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Linda McCartney (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Denny Laine (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4)
Linda McCartney (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4)
producer:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (tracks A1–B5)
recording engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track A1)
solo saxophone:
Howie Casey (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–A4)
writer:
Denny Laine (track B2)
Linda McCartney (tracks A1–A2, B3)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (tracks A1–A2, B2–B3)
phonographic copyright by:
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (tracks A1–A2)
publisher:
ATV Music Corp. (tracks A1–B5)
McCartney Music, Inc. (tracks A1–B5)
mixed at:
Kingsway Studios in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
Kingsway Studios in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1973-10 – 1973-11) (track A1)
Air Recording Studio No. 1 (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991) in London, England, United Kingdom (1973-10-02) (track B3)
recorded at:
EMI Studios Apapa, Lagos (pre-1981 location of EMI Studios Lagos) in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Air Recording Studio No. 1 (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991) in London, England, United Kingdom (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
Arc Studio, Lagos in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B4)
EMI Studios Apapa, Lagos (pre-1981 location of EMI Studios Lagos) in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria (1973-08 – 1973-10) (tracks A2–B2, B4–B5)
EMI Studios (pre-1981 location of EMI Studios Lagos) in Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)
has remixes:
Band on the Run (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track A1)
Bluebird (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track A3)
Helen Wheels (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track B3)
Jet (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track A2)
Let Me Roll It (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track A5)
Mamunia (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track B1)
Mrs. Vandebilt (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track A4)
No Words (5.1 mix) by Paul McCartney & Wings (track B2)
remasters:
later parody versions:
Dash (track A2)
Man on the Run (track A1)
recording of:
Helen Wheels (1973-08 – 1973-09) (track B3)
Bluebird (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track A3)
Jet (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track A2)
Let Me Roll It (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track A5)
Mamunia (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B1)
Mrs Vandebilt (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track A4)
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty Five (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B5)
No Words (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B2)
Picasso’s Last Words (Drink to Me) (1973-08 – 1973-10) (track B4)
Band on the Run (1973-09-01 – 1973-09-23) (track A1)

Release

mastering:wly (engineer)
manufactured by:Apple Records, Inc.
phonographic copyright by:EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012)
mastered at:Capitol Mastering in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/471170 [info]
other databases:http://www.45worlds.com/vinyl/album/so3415 [info]
discography entry:http://www.jpgr.co.uk/pas10007.html [info]
https://www.the-paulmccartney-project.com/album/band-on-the-run/ [info]