Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 The Weight
4 4:36
A2 Chest Fever
3 5:11
A3 I Shall Be Released
3 3:14
A4 Rag Mama Rag
3:05
A5 The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
4 3:33
B1 Up on Cripple Creek
5 4:33
B2 King Harvest
3:39
B3 Stage Fright
3:43
B4 The Shape I'm In
4:02
B5 Daniel and the Sacred Harp
4:10
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Life Is a Carnival
3:51
C2 When I Paint My Masterpiece
4:07
C3 This Wheel's on Fire
3:48
C4 The Great Pretender
3:07
C5 Mystery Train
5:29
D1 Ophelia
3:30
D2 It Makes No Difference
6:30
D3 Acadian Driftwood
6:34
D4 Right as Rain
3:49
D5 Livin' in a Dream
2:46

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Robbie Robertson (1968-01) (track A1)
bass guitar:
Rick Danko (1968-01) (track A1)
drums:
Levon Helm (tracks B3–B4)
Richard Manuel (track B5)
Levon Helm (1968-01) (track A1)
Clavinet:
Richard Manuel (track B4)
electronic organ:
Garth Hudson (tracks B3–B5)
bass:
Rick Danko (tracks B3–B4)
double bass and violin:
Rick Danko (track B5)
electric guitar:
Robbie Robertson (tracks B3–B4)
piano:
Richard Manuel (track B3)
Garth Hudson (1968-01) (track A1)
12 string guitar:
Levon Helm (track B5)
autoharp and electric guitar:
Robbie Robertson (track B5)
background vocals:
Rick Danko (track B4)
Levon Helm (track B4)
Rick Danko (1968-01) (track A1)
Levon Helm (1968-01) (track A1)
Richard Manuel (1968-01) (track A1)
co-producer:
John Simon (US producer, arranger, composer, songwriter and musician) (tracks A4–B2)
composer:
Robbie Robertson (tracks A1–A2, A4–B5)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track A3)
engineer:
Don Hahn (engineer) (tracks A1–A3)
Tony May (Engineer) (tracks A1–A3)
lead vocals:
Rick Danko (track B3)
Levon Helm (track B5)
Richard Manuel (tracks B4–B5)
Rick Danko (1968-01) (track A1)
Levon Helm (1968-01) (track A1)
lyricist:
Robbie Robertson (tracks A1–A2, A4–B5)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track A3)
producer:
The Band (roots rock band) (tracks A1, A4–B2, B4)
John Simon (US producer, arranger, composer, songwriter and musician) (tracks A1–A3)
publisher:
Canaan Music Inc (tracks A4–B5)
Dwarf Music (tracks A1–A2)
Dwarf Music (1967 –) (track A3)
remixes:
Daniel and the Sacred Harp (alternate mix) by The Band (track B5)
King Harvest (Has Surely Come) (studio remix) by The Band (track B2)
Rag Mama Rag (studio remix) by The Band (track A4)
Stage Fright (alternate mix) by The Band (track B3)
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (studio remix) by The Band (track A5)
The Shape I’m In (alternate mix) by The Band (track B4)
Up on Cripple Creek (studio remix) by The Band (track B1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 245) (track A5)
later translated parody versions:
Conny (track A5)
later translated versions:
El peso (track A1)
Jag ska bli fri (track A3)
Nous serons libres (track A3)
later versions:
Brand New Day (track A3)
I Shall Be Released (1986 lyrics (only used in 1986 shows; 1987 and later, use the original version)) (track A3)
recording of:
Chest Fever (track A2)
I Shall Be Released (original lyrics) (track A3)
Rag Mama Rag (track A4)
Stage Fright (track B3)
The Shape I'm In (track B4)
Up on Cripple Creek (track B1)
The Weight (1968-01) (track A1)

12" Vinyl 2

composer:
Robbie Robertson (tracks D1–D5)
Bob Dylan (track C2)
Buck Ram (track C4)
Rick Danko (1967) (track C3)
lyricist:
Robbie Robertson (tracks D1–D5)
Bob Dylan (track C2)
Buck Ram (track C4)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track C3)
producer:
The Band (roots rock band) (tracks C1, D2)
writer:
Rick Danko (track C1)
Levon Helm (track C1)
Junior Parker (track C5)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track C5)
Robbie Robertson (track C1)
publisher:
Canaan Music Inc (track C1)
Medicine Hat Music (tracks D1–D5)
Mijac Music (track C5)
Panther Music Corp (track C4)
Peermusic (UK) Ltd. (track C4)
Hilo Music Inc. (1953) (track C5)
Dwarf Music (1967 –) (track C3)
Big Sky Music (1971 –) (track C2)
cover recording of:
Mystery Train (track C5)
The Great Pretender (track C4)
later translated versions:
Meisterstöck (track C2)
live cover recording of:
live recording of:
recording of:
Acadian Driftwood (track D3)
Life Is a Carnival (track C1)
Livin' in a Dream (track D5)
Ophelia (track D1)
Right as Rain (track D4)

Release

manufactured in: Canada
art direction: Roy Kohara
co-producer: John Simon (US producer, arranger, composer, songwriter and musician)
design/illustration: Art Sims
liner notes: Robert Palmer (music critic and producer)
photography: The Band (roots rock band)
Elliott Landy
producer: The Band (roots rock band)
copyrighted by: Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1978)
manufactured by: Capital Records EMI of Canada
phonographic copyright by: Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1972)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1973)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1975)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1977)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1978)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1616403 [info]