Showdown

~ Release by Electric Light Orchestra (see all versions of this release, 1 available)

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
#TitleRatingLength
A110538 Overture (long version)
engineer:
Peter Olliff and Roger Wake (engineer)
producer:
Bob Irwin, Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
bass:
Jeff Lynne (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06) and Rick Price (the Move and Electric Light Orchestra bassist) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
cello:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
drums (drum set):
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
French horn:
Bill Hunt (UK keyboards, horn player) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
guitar:
Jeff Lynne (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06) and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
violin:
Steve Woolam (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
lead vocals:
Jeff Lynne (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
vocals:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1971, in 2001) and Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004, operated worldwide except in JP; normally not a release label) (from 1971 until 1972)
recorded at:
Philips Studios (Renamed to Phonogram Studios in 1972) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
recording of:
10538 Overture (from 1970-07-12 until 1971-06)
lyricist and composer:
Jeff Lynne
publisher:
EMI April Music Inc., EMI Blackwood Music Inc., EMI Songs Ltd., EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label), Jet Music Inc., ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) and ワーナー・チャペル音楽出版 Synch事業部
55:28
A2From the Sun to the World (Boogie No. 1)
engineer:
Denny Bridges and John Middleton (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
bass:
Michael d’Albuquerque (in 1972-05)
bass and cello:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (in 1972-05)
cello:
Mike Edwards (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (in 1972-05) and Colin Walker (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (in 1972-05)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (in 1972-05)
French horn:
Bill Hunt (UK keyboards, horn player) (in 1972-05)
guitar and harmonium and Moog:
Jeff Lynne (in 1972-05)
guitar, harmonium and Moog and piano:
Richard Tandy (in 1972-05)
violin:
Wilfred Gibson (UK violinist) (in 1972-05)
background vocals:
Michael d’Albuquerque (in 1972-05) and Richard Tandy (in 1972-05)
vocals:
Jeff Lynne (in 1972-05)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1973)
recorded at:
Philips Studios in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1972-05)
recording of:
From the Sun to the World (Boogie #1) (in 1972-05)
lyricist and composer:
Jeff Lynne
publisher:
Carlin Music Corporation
48:15
A3Whisper in the Night
engineer:
Peter Olliff and Roger Wake (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
acoustic guitar, cello and slide guitar:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (on 1970-04-29)
lead vocals:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (on 1971-04-29)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1971, in 2001)
recorded at:
Philips Studios (Renamed to Phonogram Studios in 1972) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (on 1971-04-29)
recording of:
Whisper in the Night (on 1971-04-29)
lyricist and composer:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
4:44
A4Queen of the Hours
engineer:
Peter Olliff and Roger Wake (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
bass and lead vocals:
Jeff Lynne (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
cello:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
drums (drum set):
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
violin:
Steve Woolam (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1971, in 2001)
recorded at:
Philips Studios (Renamed to Phonogram Studios in 1972) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
recording of:
Queen of the Hours (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
lyricist and composer:
Jeff Lynne
43:21
B1Roll Over Beethoven (long version)
producer:
Jeff Lynne
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1973)
cover recording of:
Roll Over Beethoven
lyricist and composer:
Chuck Berry (in 1956-01)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher), Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher), Dualtone Words and Songs, Fujipacific Music, Inc., Isalee Music Publishing Company, Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) and Rock ’n’ Roll Music
7:00
B2First Movement (Jumping Biz)
engineer:
Peter Olliff and Roger Wake (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
acoustic guitar, cello, clarinet and oboe:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
bass:
Jeff Lynne (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
violin:
Steve Woolam (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1971, in 2001)
recorded at:
Philips Studios (Renamed to Phonogram Studios in 1972) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1970-07 until 1971-06)
recording of:
First Movement (from 1970-12-31 until 1971-06)
composer:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
2:57
B3In Old England Town (Boogie No. 2)
engineer:
Denny Bridges and John Middleton (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
bass:
Michael d’Albuquerque (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
bass and cello:
Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
cello:
Mike Edwards (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10) and Colin Walker (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
drums (drum set):
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
guitar:
Jeff Lynne (from 1972-05 until 1972-10) and Richard Tandy (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
Moog and piano:
Richard Tandy (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
violin:
Wilfred Gibson (UK violinist) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
vocals:
Jeff Lynne (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1973)
recorded at:
Air Recording Studio No. 1 (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1972-05 until 1972-10) and Philips Studios in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
recording of:
In Old England Town (Boogie #2) (from 1972-05 until 1972-10)
lyricist and composer:
Jeff Lynne
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd.
46:50
B4Showdown
engineer:
Douglas Bogey, Denny Bridges, John Middleton (engineer) and Dick Plant (engineer)
producer:
Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood (multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, The Move, ELO & Wizzard.)
bass and background vocals:
Michael d’Albuquerque (in 1973-04)
cello:
Mike Edwards (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (in 1973-04) and Colin Walker (English Cellist that was a member of ELO) (in 1973-04)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (in 1973-04)
guitar and lead vocals:
Jeff Lynne (in 1973-04)
Moog and piano:
Richard Tandy (in 1973-04)
violin:
Wilfred Gibson (UK violinist) (in 1973-04)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1973, in 2005, in 2011), Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (in 1973) and Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004, operated worldwide except in JP; normally not a release label) (in 1973)
recorded at:
AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1973-04)
recording of:
Showdown (in 1973-04)
lyricist and composer:
Jeff Lynne
publisher:
EMI April Music Inc., EMI Blackwood Music Inc., EMI Songs Ltd., EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label), Jet Music Inc., ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) and ワーナー・チャペル音楽出版 Synch事業部
54:08

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manufactured in:Sweden
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/777646 [info]

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Wikidata:Q7503191 [info]