Dead Ringer

~ Release by Meat Loaf (see all versions of this release, 9 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1Peel Out
acoustic guitar:
Joe DeAngelis
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
guitar:
Davey Johnstone
keyboard and piano:
Roy Bittan
membranophone:
Max Weinberg
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
synthesizer:
Larry Fast
vocals:
Leslie Loaf
recording of:
Peel Out
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (in 1981), Neverland Music Publishing Company (in 1981) and Peg Music Company (in 1981)
46:32
2I’m Gonna Love Her for Both of Us
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
guitar:
Davey Johnstone
keyboard and piano:
Roy Bittan
membranophone:
Max Weinberg
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
recording of:
I’m Gonna Love Her for Both of Us
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (in 1981), Neverland Music Publishing Company (in 1981) and Peg Music Company (in 1981)
47:08
3More Than You Deserve
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
guitar:
Davey Johnstone and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
membranophone:
Max Weinberg
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
piano:
Nicky Hopkins (pianist and organist)
recording of:
More Than You Deserve
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Casserole Music Corp. (in 1974) and Unichappell Music, Inc. (in 1974)
36:57
4I’ll Kill You If You Don’t Come Back
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
guitar:
Davey Johnstone
membranophone:
Max Weinberg
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
piano:
Roy Bittan
recording of:
I’ll Kill You If You Don’t Come Back
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (in 1981), Neverland Music Publishing Company (in 1981) and Peg Music Company (in 1981)
46:24
5Read ’Em and Weep
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
guitar:
Davey Johnstone
membranophone:
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer)
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
piano:
Roy Bittan
recording of:
Read ’em and Weep (Meat Loaf’s original 1981 version)
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (in 1981), Neverland Music Publishing Company (in 1981) and Peg Music Company (in 1981)
45:27
6Nocturnal Pleasure20:38
7Dead Ringer for Love
bass guitar:
Steve Buslowe
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer)
guitar [guitars]:
Davey Johnstone
horn:
Alan Rubin, Lou Delgatto, Lou Marani and Tom Malone (US trombonist)
percussion:
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion)
piano:
Roy Bittan
slit drum [African logs]:
Neleam Ymmij
background vocals:
Allan Nicholls (Canadian musician), Rhonda Coullet, Rory Dodd, Ted Neeley and Eric Troyer
vocals:
Cher
performer:
Cher and Meat Loaf
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
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 1981)
recording of:
Dead Ringer for Love
lyricist and composer:
Jim Steinman
publisher:
Carlin Music Corporation, Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (in 1981), Neverland Music Publishing Company (in 1981) and Peg Music Company (in 1981)
3.854:23
8Everything Is Permitted44:40

Credits

Release

printed in:Netherlands, Kingdom of the Netherlands
art direction:Kenny Viola (art direction)
design/illustration:Berni Wrightson (illustrator)
photography:John T. Comerford III
graphic design:Cindy Brown (designer)
mastering:Bob Ludwig (mastering engineer)
copyrighted (©) by and phonographic copyright (℗) by:CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (in 1981)
recorded at:Cherokee Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
House of Music in West Orange, New Jersey, United States
Power Station Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
The Record Plant (New York) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
mastered at:Masterdisk in New York, New York, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1493681 [info]
ASIN:UK: B00000GAYM [info]
other databases:https://www.musik-sammler.de/media/36554/ [info]