Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Superstar
2:59
2 Rainy Days and Mondays
1:53
3 Goodbye to Love
3:30
4 Top of the World
2:50
5 Help
4:32
6 Mr Guder
3:53
7 (They Long to Be) Close to You
4:08
8 Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
3:23
9 Yesterday Once More
1:38
10 Hurting Each Other
2:12
11 Little Honda
2:15
12 The End of the World
5 2:04
13 Runaway
2:12
14 Da Doo Ron Ron
1:35
15 Leader of the Pack
2:16
16 Johnny Angel
1:02
17 Book of Love
1:25
18 Shuboom
1:27
19 Daddy's Home
1:50
20 Johnny B. Goode
3:53
21 Sing
3:59
22 Sometimes
2:39
23 We've Only Just Begun
4:22
24 For All We Know
3:12

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 7)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 3–4, 6, 9)
Fred Karlin (track 24)
Arthur Kent (track 12)
Henry Mancini (US composer, conductor & arranger) (track 22)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (tracks 2, 23)
Lee Pockriss (track 16)
Joe Raposo (track 21)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 20)
lyricist:
John Bettis (tracks 3–4, 6, 9)
Hal David (track 7)
Sylvia Dee (track 12)
Lyn Duddy (track 16)
Arthur James (track 24)
Felice Mancini (track 22)
Joe Raposo (track 21)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 8)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (tracks 2, 23)
Robb Wilson (track 24)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 20)
writer:
Jeff Barry (tracks 14–15)
Bonnie Bramlett (track 1)
Warren Davis (track 17)
Gary Geld (track 10)
Ellie Greenwich (tracks 14–15)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 5)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 11)
George Malone (track 17)
Paul McCartney (track 5)
Charles Patrick (track 17)
Leon Russell (track 1)
Phil Spector (track 14)
Peter Udell (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 11)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 14)
Almo Music Corporation (tracks 4, 9)
Casa David LP (track 7)
Emily Music Corp. (track 16)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 11)
Ivanhoe Music LLC (track 16)
Jac Music, Inc. (track 7)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 20)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 24)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 12)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 1–4, 9, 23)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 15)
Tender Tunes Inc. (track 15)
Trio Music Company (track 15)
U.S. Songs, Inc. (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 14)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 14)
Jonico Music Inc. (1971) (track 21)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 14)
recorded at:
Festival Hall (1st incarnation, 1958–2008) in Nakanoshima, Osaka, Osaka, Japan (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (tracks 1–10, 12, 14, 20)
arrangements:
Sing (track 21)
Sing (Japanese concert version) (track 21)
cover recording of:
Help! (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 5)
is the basis for:
小癩麻 (track 8)
later parody versions:
Hell! (track 5)
Jam-Bowl-Liar (track 8)
Афанасий (track 20)
’elp (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Hep! (track 5)
later translated versions:
Agid! (Help!) (track 5)
Da dou ron ron (track 14)
Džambulaja (track 8)
Eddie sois bon (track 20)
Fait pour durer (track 12)
Help (Español) (track 5)
Help! (Finnish) (track 5)
JOHNNY ANGEL (Japanese version) (track 16)
Jambalaya (track 8)
Jambalaya (French version) (track 8)
Johnny B. Good (track 20)
Johnny B. Goode (track 20)
Komm (track 5)
Le Chef de la bande (track 15)
Nah bei dir (track 7)
TOP OF THE WORLD (Fumiko Okada translation of Top of the World) (track 4)
カフェにて (track 7)
シング (track 21)
ジャンバラヤ (track 8)
冬戀 (track 12)
后会无期 (track 12)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 20)
Histoire d'amour (track 17)
live cover recording of:
Johnny Angel (track 16)
(They Long to Be) Close to You (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 7)
Da Doo Ron Ron (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 14)
Hurting Each Other (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 10)
Jambalaya (On the Bayou) (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 8)
Johnny B. Goode (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 20)
The End of the World (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 12)
live recording of:
Book of Love (track 17)
For All We Know (Lovers and Other Strangers, 1970) (track 24)
Leader of the Pack (track 15)
Little Honda (track 11)
Sing (track 21)
Sometimes (track 22)
Mr. Guder (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 6)
Rainy Days and Mondays (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 2)
Superstar (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 1)
Yesterday Once More (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 9)
recording of:
Goodbye to Love (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 3)
Top of the World (1974-06-07 – 1974-06-09) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
12/8 Medley (That’ll be the Day musical) (track 12)
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9, 21, 21)
Opening Medley (Carpenters 1972) (tracks 1–3)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (tracks 11–12, 14–17, 20)

Release

ASIN:JP: B002CNV2ZA [info]

Release Group

Wikidata:Q5225879 [info]
Wikipedia:en: Live in Japan (The Carpenters album) [info]