Electric Light Orchestra ‎– Studio Albums 1973-1977

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On The Third Day
1-1 Ocean Breakup/King Of The Universe 4:07
1-2 Bluebird Is Dead 4:43
1-3 Oh No Not Susan 3:07
1-4 New World Rising/Ocean Breakup Reprise 4:05
1-5 Showdown 4:09
1-6 Daybreaker 3:51
1-7 Ma-Ma-Ma-Belle 3:57
1-8 Dreaming Of 4000 5:04
1-9 In The Hall Of The Mountain King
Arranged By – ELO*Written-By – E. Grieg*
6:33
Eldorado (A Symphony By The Electric Light Orchestra)
2-1 Eldorado Overture
Voice [Prologue Spoken By] – Peter Forbes-Robertson
2:12
2-2 Can't Get It Out Of My Head 4:22
2-3 Boy Blue 5:19
2-4 Laredo Tornado 5:30
2-5 Poor Boy (The Greenwood) 2:58
2-6 Mister Kingdom 5:30
2-7 Nobody's Child 3:57
2-8 Illusions In G Major 2:37
2-9 Eldorado 5:18
2-10 Eldorado Finale 1:30
Face The Music
3-1 Fire On High 5:31
3-2 Waterfall 4:12
3-3 Evil Woman 4:30
3-4 Nightrider 4:26
3-5 Poker 3:32
3-6 Strange Magic 4:30
3-7 Down Home Town 3:55
3-8 One Summer Dream 5:46
A New World Record
4-1 Tightrope 5:05
4-2 Telephone Line 4:40
4-3 Rockaria! 3:13
4-4 Mission (A World Record) 4:26
4-5 So Fine 3:55
4-6 Livin' Thing 3:32
4-7 Above The Clouds 2:17
4-8 Do Ya 3:45
4-9 Shangri-La 5:34
Out Of The Blue
5-1 Turn To Stone 3:44
5-2 It's Over 4:09
5-3 Sweet Talkin' Woman 3:49
5-4 Across The Border 3:54
5-5 Night In The City 4:04
5-6 Starlight 4:32
5-7 Jungle 3:53
5-8 Believe Me Now 1:21
5-9 Steppin' Out 4:40
Concerto For A Rainy Day
5-10 Standin' In The Rain 4:00
5-11 Big Wheels 5:32
5-12 Summer And Lightning 4:15
5-13 Mr. Blue Sky 5:03
5-14 Sweet Is The Night 3:28
5-15 The Whale 5:07
5-16 Birmingham Blues 4:23
5-17 Wild West Hero 4:40

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Credits

  • Arranged ByJeff Lynne (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), Louis Clark (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), Richard Tandy (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10)
  • Arranged By [Orchestral And Choral Arrangements]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17), Louis Clark (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17), Richard Tandy (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Arranged By [String And Choral Arrangements]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Arranged By [Strings]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8), Louis Clark (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8), Richard Tandy (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8)
  • Art Direction [CD2]John Williams (30)
  • Art Direction [CD4]Ria Lewerke
  • Art Direction [CD5], Design [CD5]Kosh*, Ria Lewerke
  • Artwork [Special Effects CD4]Bob Hickson
  • Backing VocalsBev Bevan (tracks: 3-1 to 4-9), Jeff Lynne (tracks: 2-1 to 5-17), Kelly Groucutt (tracks: 3-1 to 5-17), Richard Tandy (tracks: 3-1 to 3-10, 4-1 to 5-17)
  • BassKelly Groucutt (tracks: 3-1 to 3-10), Michael de Albuquerque* (tracks: 1-1 to 2-10)
  • Bass [Gibson G3], PercussionKelly Groucutt (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • CelloHugh McDowell (tracks: 2-1 to 3-8), Melvyn Gale (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8), Mike Edwards (6) (tracks: 1-1 to 2-10)
  • Cello [Barcus Berry], Effects [Maestro Echoplex]Melvyn Gale (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Cello [Barcus Berry], Effects [Systech Phaser, Mu-Tron III, Mu-Tron Phaser, Maestro Echoplex]Hugh McDowell (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Cello [William Lewis]Hugh McDowell (tracks: 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Cello [William Lewis], PianoMelvyn Gale (tracks: 5-1 to 5-17)
  • ClavinetRichard Tandy (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8, 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Conductor [Orchestra]Louis Clark (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10, 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Design [Box Cover]Smog Design*
  • Design [CD2, CD3]John Kehe
  • Design [CD3]Mick Haggerty
  • Design [Sleeve Design CD1]Seabrook/Graves/Aslett*
  • Directed By [Project Direction]John Jackson (11)
  • DrumsBev Bevan (tracks: 1-1 to 3-8)
  • Drums [Slingerland]Bev Bevan (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Effects [Maestro Echoplex, Univox Univibe]Mik Kaminski (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Electric Guitar [Gibson EDS 1275, Les Paul Custom], Acoustic Guitar [Ovation 1615/4, Ovation 1619/4], Synthesizer [Minimoog]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Electric Guitar [Gibson Les Paul, Gibson L5S], Acoustic Guitar [Ovation Legend]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Engineer [Air Studios]Denny Bridges (tracks: 1-1 to 1-9), John Middleton (tracks: 1-1 to 1-9)
  • Engineer [Assistant]Mike Pela (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10)
  • Engineer [De Lane Lea Studios]Dick Plant (tracks: 1-1 to 4-9), Douglas Bogey (tracks: 1-1 to 1-9), John Richards (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Engineer [Edits]Duane Scott (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Engineer [Musicland]Mack (2) (tracks: 3-1 to 5-17)
  • Engineer [Record Plant]Dave* (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8), Jimmy* (tracks: 3-1 to 3-8)
  • GuitarJeff Lynne (tracks: 1-1 to 3-8), Marc Bolan (tracks: 1-7, 1-8), Richard Tandy (tracks: 2-1 to 3-8, 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Illustration [Cover Illustration CD5]Shusei Nagaoka
  • Lead Guitar, Rhythm GuitarJeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Lead VocalsJeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Liner NotesJeff Lynne
  • Management [Representation]Craig Fruin
  • PercussionBev Bevan (tracks: 2-1 to 4-9)
  • Photography [CD4], Illustration [CD4], Design [CD4]Kosh*
  • Photography By [Back Cover Photo CD1 & CD3]Norman Seeff
  • Photography By [Front And Inside Photo CD1 & Front Cover CD3]Fred Valentine
  • Photography By [Photos CD1]Stack (8)
  • PianoRichard Tandy (tracks: 1-1 to 3-8)
  • ProducerJeff Lynne
  • Reissue ProducerAl Quaglieri (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), Jeff Lynne, Jeff Magid (tracks: 1-9, 3-1 to 5-17)
  • Rototoms [Remo], Cymbal [Zildjian Cymbals], Percussion [Slingerland "Bev Bevan" Drumsticks, Remo Drum Heads], Gong, Percussion [Various]Bev Bevan (tracks: 5-1 to 5-17)
  • SaxophoneChristian Schneider (2)
  • Slide Guitar, Twelve-String Guitar [Ovation Pacemaker], Electric Guitar [Marauder], Percussion, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer EP200]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Synthesizer [Micromoog, SLM Concert Spectrum], Electric Guitar [Electra x3200, Gibson SG Custom], Clavinet [Hohner], Grand Piano [Yamaha C7], Mellotron [M400], Effects [Morley RWV Pedals, Maestro Phase Shifter, Systech Flanger], PercussionRichard Tandy (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Synthesizer [Minimoog Drum]Bev Bevan (tracks: 4-1 to 4-9)
  • Synthesizer [Minimoog], Electric Piano [Wurlitzer EP200]Richard Tandy (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • Synthesizer [Moog]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), Richard Tandy (tracks: 1-1 to 3-8, 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Synthesizer [Polymoog, ARP 2600, ARP Odyssey, ARP Omni], Sequenced By [RP Sequencer Minus Noise Maker]Richard Tandy (tracks: 5-1 to 5-17)
  • Twelve-String Guitar [Ovation Pacemaker], Electric Guitar [Marauder], Percussion, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer EP200]Jeff Lynne (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • ViolinMik Kaminski (tracks: 1-1 to 1-4, 2-1 to 3-8), Wilf Gibson (tracks: 1-5 to 1-9)
  • Violin [Barcus Berry]Mik Kaminski (tracks: 4-1 to 5-17)
  • VocalsJeff Lynne (tracks: 1-1 to 3-8), Kelly Groucutt (tracks: 3-1 to 5-17)
  • Vocals, Oboe, Acoustic Guitar, Double Bass [String Bass], Bassoon, Clarinet, Recorder, Slide Guitar, PercussionRoy Wood (tracks: 1-1 to 1-13)
  • Written-ByJeff Lynne (tracks: 1-1 to 1-8, 2-1 to 5-17)

Notes

2016 box set containing the 1973-1977 group's studio albums. All albums are in vinyl replica sleeves, stacked in a big fold-out cardboard box. A booklet with track listings and information is also included. All albums are the remastered versions without bonus tracks.

Tracks 1-1 to 1-9 originally released as United Artists UA-LA 188-F, 1973.
Tracks 2-1 to 2-10 originally released as United Artists UA-LA 339-G, 1974.
Tracks 3-1 to 3-8 originally released as United Artists UA-LA 546-G, 1975.
Tracks 4-1 to 4-9 originally released as United Artists/Jet UA-LA 679-G, 1976.
Tracks 5-1 to 5-17 originally released as Jet/United Artists JT-LA 823-L2, 1977.

Tracks 1-1 to 1-9 Recorded at Air Studios, London and De Lane Lea Studios, London.
Tracks 2-1 to 2-10 Recorded at De Lane Lea Studios, London.
Tracks 3-1 to 3-8 Recorded at Musicland Studios, Munich. Strings recorded at De Lane Lea Studios, London. Remixed at Record Plant, New York. Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Los Angeles, CA.
Tracks 4-1 to 4-9 Recorded and mixed at Musicland Studios, Munich. Orchestra and choir recorded at De Lane Lea Studios, London. Edits and things at Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles, CA.
Tracks 5-1 to 5-17 Recorded and mixed at Musicland Studios, Munich.

© 2016 Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. ℗ 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977 Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 89853 24162 0
  • Barcode (Scanned): 889853241620
  • Other (Cat# CD1): 88985324162-CD1
  • Other (Cat# CD2): 88985324162-CD2
  • Other (Cat# CD3): 88985324162-CD3
  • Other (Cat# CD4): 88985324162-CD4
  • Other (Cat# CD5): 88985324162-CD5
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): SONY MUSIC 56320253/88985324162-1 21
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): SONY MUSIC 56320256/88985324162-2 21
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): SONY MUSIC 56320259/88985324162-3 21
  • Matrix / Runout (CD4): SONY MUSIC 56320262/88985324162-4 21
  • Matrix / Runout (CD5): SONY MUSIC 56320265/88985324162-5 21
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1, CD2, CD4, CD5): IFPI LP 73
  • Mastering SID Code (CD3): IFPI LB47
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 0767
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 0797
  • Mould SID Code (CD3): IFPÏ 0718
  • Mould SID Code (CD4): IFPI 0712
  • Mould SID Code (CD5): IFPI 0797
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 00199

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