Donovan ‎– Essence To Essence

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Epic ‎– S EPC 69050, Epic ‎– EPC 69050
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Vinyl, LP, Album
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A1 Spaceship Earth
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonElectric Guitar – Peter FramptonElectric Piano – Nicky HopkinsPercussion – Jim GordonVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Donovan
3:28
A2 Lazy Daze
Accordion – Jack EmblowAcoustic Guitar, Vocals, Harmonica – DonovanBass – Carl RadleDrums, Percussion – Jim GordonElectric Guitar – Peter FramptonPiano – Nicky HopkinsVocals, Organ – Bobby Whitlock
4:43
A3 Life Goes On
Bass – Carl RadleDrums, Percussion, Congas – Jim GordonElectric Guitar – Peter FramptonPiano – Nicky HopkinsStrings – Andrew Powell
2:37
A4 There Is An Ocean
Accordion – Jack EmblowBass [Fiddle] – Danny ThompsonVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Donovan
4:49
A5 Dignity Of Man
Bass – Leland SklarElectric Guitar – Danny KortchmarPercussion – Ray CooperPercussion, Drums – Russell Kunkel*Piano – Craig DoergeStrings – Andrew PowellVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Donovan
5:19
B1 Yellow Star
Bass – Alan SpennerClavinet – Jean RousselDrums – Denny SeiwellLead Guitar – Henry McCulloughPercussion – Jim GordonVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Donovan
3:07
B2 Divine Daze Of Deathless Delight
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – DonovanBass – Paul OssolaDrums – Bruce RowlandElectric Guitar – Doug Schlink, Neil HubbardFlute [Ace] – Chris Nicholls*Koto – Simon JeffesPercussion – Ray CooperStrings – Nicky Harrison
4:00
B3 Boy For Every Girl
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – DonovanBacking Vocals – The Scratch BandBass – Leland SklarDrums – Russell Kunkel*Guitar [Dobra] – Danny KortchmarLead Guitar – Steve MarriottPercussion – Ray CooperPiano, Harpsichord – Craig DoergeStrings, Horns – Andrew Powell
4:15
B4 St. Valentine Angel
Acoustic Guitar – Neil HubbardAcoustic Guitar, Vocals – DonovanBass – Paul OssolaDrums – Denny SeiwellElectric Guitar – Doug SchlinkLead Guitar – Henry McCulloughPiano – Jean RousselStrings – Del Newman
3:57
B5 Life Is A Merry-Go-Round
Bass – Leland SklarCongas, Drums – Russell Kunkel*Electric Guitar – Danny KortchmarGemshorn – Andrew PowellPiano – Craig DoergeTabla – Jim GordonVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Donovan
3:13
B6 Sailing Homeward
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – DonovanPiano – Carole KingStrings – Andrew PowellWoodwind – Tom Scott
2:56

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Released on the "yellow/black" Epic label in a gatefold sleeve with lyric/credit insert.

Labels:
A Product Of CBS Records - Made in England
(A1 - A3,A5,B1,B2,B5) D. P. Leitch
(A4,B4) Donovan (Music) Ltd.
℗ 1973 Abkco Records Inc.

Track A1 credited as "Operating Manual For Spaceship Earth" on sleeve and "Spaceship Earth" on labels.

Sleeve:
℗ 1973 CBS Records

(There is also a similar UK version on the yellow/black label design ,WITHOUT ,Produced by Donovan, accredited on the labels and song title A1 appears as "Operating Manual For Spaceship Earth" on the label and NOT "Spaceship Earth" as on this version.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-side stamped): EPC S 69050 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side etched): AL - 32800
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side stamped): EPC S 69050 B1
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side etched): BL - 32800
  • Matrix / Runout (A & B-side stamped, RL etched): STERLING RL

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
KE 32800 Donovan Essence to Essence(12", Album, Promo, W/Lbl) Epic KE 32800 USA & Canada 1974 Sell This Version
S EPC 69050 Donovan Essence To Essence(LP, Album) Suzy S EPC 69050 Yugoslavia 1973 Sell This Version
S ASF 1799, S.ASF.1799 Donovan Essence To Essence(LP, Album, Gat) CBS, CBS S ASF 1799, S.ASF.1799 South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
S EPC 69050, EPC 69050 Donovan Essence To Essence(LP, Album) Epic, Epic S EPC 69050, EPC 69050 UK 1973 Sell This Version
KE 32800, E 32800 Donovan Essence To Essence(LP, Album) Epic, Epic KE 32800, E 32800 US 1974 Sell This Version

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