Annotation

The Needle and The Damage Done recorded live at Royce Hall-UCLA.


Most Songs are Performed by the Stray Gators:
Ben Keith: Steel Guitar
Kenny Buttrey: Drums
Tim Drummond: Bass
Jack Nitzsche: Piano & Slide Guitar
John Harris: (Piano on Harvest)

Annotation last modified on 2007-11-21 18:38 .

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Out on the Weekend
3.65 4:35
A2 Harvest
3.65 3:11
A3 A Man Needs a Maid
2.65 4:06
A4 Heart of Gold
4.15 3:07
A5 Are You Ready for the Country?
2.65 3:24
B1 Old Man
4.15 3:25
B2 There's a World
2.65 2:59
B3 Alabama
4 4:02
B4 The Needle and the Damage Done
4 2:03
B5 Words (Between the Lines of Age)
4.4 6:41

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

banjo:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track B1)
piano:
John Harris (American keyboard player) (track A2)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (tracks A1, A3, B2)
background vocals:
David Crosby (tracks A3, B5)
composer:
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (tracks A1–B1, B3–B5)
conductor:
David Meecham (tracks A3, B2)
guest background vocals:
David Crosby (tracks A5, B3)
Graham Nash (tracks A5, B5)
Linda Ronstadt (tracks A4, B1)
Stephen Stills (tracks B3, B5)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks A4, B1)
guest performer:
The Stray Gators (tracks A1–A2, A4–B1, B3, B5)
lyricist:
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (tracks A1–B1, B3–B5)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks A1, A3, B2)
producer:
Henry Lewy (track B4)
Elliot Mazer (tracks A1–A2, A4–B1, B3, B5)
Jack Nitzsche (tracks A3, B2)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (tracks A1–A2, A4–B1, B3–B5)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1972) (tracks A2, A4, B1, B4)
publisher:
Broken Fiddle Music (music publisher associated with Neil Young) (track A3)
Silver Fiddle Music (track A4)
recorded at:
Royce Hall in Los Angeles, California, United States (1971-01-30) (track B4)
later translated versions:
Herz aus Gold (track A4)
Kopf aus Holz (track A4)
later versions:
Heart of Gold (additional lyrics) (track A4)
recording of:
A Man Needs a Maid (track A3)
Alabama (track B3)
Harvest (track A2)
Heart of Gold (track A4)
Old Man (track B1)
Out on the Weekend (track A1)
There's a World (track B2)

Release

composer: Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician)
design/illustration: Tom Wilkes
lyricist: Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician)
photography: Joel Bernstein (photographer)
ASIN: US: B000LPFY32 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1101199 [info]