Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Father of Day, Father of Night
5 9:55
2 In the Beginning, Darkness
5:22
3 Pluto the Dog
2:48
4 Solar Fire
4.5 5:15
5 Saturn, Lord of the Ring / Mercury, the Winged Messenger
4.5 6:31
6 Earth, the Circle, Part 2
5 3:23
7 Earth, the Circle, Part 1
5 3:56
8 Joybringer
5 3:25
9 Father of Day, Father of Night (edited version)
3:03

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Colin Pattenden (British bass player) (tracks 1–9)
drums [Fibes Drums]:
Chris Slade (tracks 1–9)
synthesizer:
Manfred Mann (the person) (tracks 1–9)
organ:
Manfred Mann (the person) (tracks 1–9)
guitar:
Mick Rogers (of Manfred Mann's Earth Band) (tracks 1–9)
trombone:
Paul Rutherford (Jazz trombonist) (tracks 2, 5)
additional percussion:
Peter Miles (singer & actor) (track 2)
background vocals:
Manfred Mann (the person) (track 4)
Doreen Chanter (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 9)
Irene Chanter (Production music composer) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 9)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Manfred Mann (the person) (track 7)
composer:
Gustav Holst (track 8)
Manfred Mann (the person) (tracks 5–7)
lead vocals:
Mick Rogers (of Manfred Mann's Earth Band) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 8–9)
lyricist:
Manfred Mann (the person) (tracks 6–8)
vocals:
Manfred Mann (the person) (track 3)
writer:
Bob Dylan (tracks 1, 9)
Manfred Mann (the person) (tracks 2–4)
Colin Pattenden (British bass player) (tracks 3–4)
Chris Slade (tracks 2–4)
Mick Rogers (of Manfred Mann's Earth Band) (tracks 2–4)
publisher:
Big Sky Music (1970 –) (tracks 1, 9)
cover recording of:
Father of Night (tracks 1, 9)
instrumental recording of:
is based on:
later translated versions:
Father of Night (Yolngu-Matha) (tracks 1, 9)
recording of:
Joybringer (track 8)
Pluto the Dog (track 3)
Solar Fire (track 4)

Release

additional audio engineer: Dave Stephens
audio engineer: John Pantry
design/illustration: Fin Costello
photography: Fin Costello
producer: Manfred Mann’s Earth Band
recorded by: Laurence Latham (Engineer)
recorded at: The Workhouse in London, England, United Kingdom (1973)
ASIN: US: B00029RTL2 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1231378 [info]