The Pretender

~ Release by Jackson Browne (see all versions of this release, 11 available)

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
#TitleRatingLength
A1The Fuse
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
bass guitar:
Leland Sklar (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Russ Kunkel (in 1976)
piano:
Craig Doerge (in 1976)
slide guitar:
David Lindley (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
The Fuse (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
5:47
A2Your Bright Baby Blues
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
acoustic guitar and lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
bass guitar:
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (in 1976)
organ:
Bill Payne (in 1976)
piano:
Roy Bittan (in 1976)
slide guitar and background vocals:
Lowell George (in 1976)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
Your Bright Baby Blues (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
6:01
A3Linda Paloma
recording engineer:
John Haeny and Greg Ladanyi
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
acoustic bass guitar and violin:
Roberto Gutierrez (in 1976)
guitar and Mexican vihuela:
Luis Damian (in 1976)
harp:
Arthur Gerst (in 1976)
background vocals:
Luis Damian (in 1976), Arthur Gerst (in 1976) and Roberto Gutierrez (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
arranger:
Arthur Gerst
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
Linda Paloma (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
4:05
A4Here Come Those Tears Again
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Fred Tackett (in 1976)
bass guitar:
Bob Glaub (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (in 1976)
organ:
Michael Utley (in 1976)
piano:
Bill Payne (in 1976)
solo guitar:
John Hall (US guitarist/vocalist for Orleans, later US congressman) (in 1976)
background vocals:
Rosemary Butler (in 1976) and Bonnie Raitt (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
performer:
Jon Landau (in 1976)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
Here Come Those Tears Again (in 1976)
writer:
Jackson Browne and Nancy Farnsworth
publisher:
Open Window Music, Swallow Turn Music, Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
3:35
B1The Only Child
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
acoustic guitar:
Fred Tackett (in 1976)
bass guitar:
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (in 1976)
electric guitar:
Albert Lee (guitarist) (in 1976)
percussion:
Gary Coleman (US percussionist) (in 1976)
piano:
Bill Payne (in 1976)
violin:
David Lindley (in 1976)
background vocals:
Don Henley (in 1976) and J.D. Souther (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
The Only Child (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
3:40
B2Daddy's Tune
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
bass guitar:
Leland Sklar (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (in 1976)
guitar:
Fred Tackett (in 1976) and Waddy Wachtel (in 1976)
horn:
Quitman Dennis (in 1976), Chuck Findley (in 1976), Jim Horn (saxophonist, hornist, flutist and oboist) (in 1976) and Dick Hyde (in 1976)
piano:
Craig Doerge (in 1976)
slide guitar:
David Lindley (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
horn arranger:
Jim Horn (saxophonist, hornist, flutist and oboist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
Daddy's Tune (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
3:34
B3Sleep's Dark and Silent Gate
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Val Garay and Greg Ladanyi
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Fred Tackett (in 1976)
bass guitar:
Leland Sklar (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (in 1976)
piano:
Craig Doerge (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
Sleep's Dark and Silent Gate (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) and Swallow Turn Music (in 1976)
2:35
B4The Pretender
additional recording engineer:
Mark Howlett
assistant recording engineer:
Paul Black (Engineer)
recording engineer:
John Haeny
producer:
Jon Landau
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Fred Tackett (in 1976)
bass guitar:
Bob Glaub (in 1976)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (in 1976)
piano:
Craig Doerge (in 1976)
background vocals:
David Crosby (in 1976) and Graham Nash (in 1976)
lead vocals:
Jackson Browne (in 1976)
conductor:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (in 1976)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (in 1976)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (in 1976)
recording of:
The Pretender (in 1976)
lyricist and composer:
Jackson Browne
publisher:
Swallow Turn Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
5:50

Credits

Release

art direction and graphic design:Gary Burden
photography:Jackson Browne
Tom Kelley Studios (Photography Studio)
assistant mixer:Dennis Kirk
additional recording engineer:Mark Howlett
assistant recording engineer:Paul Black (Engineer)
mastering:Bernie Grundman
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1852700 [info]