Elton John ‎– Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy

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DJM Records (2) ‎– DJLPX 1
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A1 Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Mandolin – Davey JohnstoneElectric Piano, Piano [Acoustic] – Elton JohnShaker, Congas, Gong, Percussion [Jawbone], Tambourine – Ray Cooper
5:45
A2 Tower Of Babel
Bass Guitar – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstonePiano – Elton JohnTambourine – Ray Cooper
4:28
A3 Bitter Fingers
Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonBells, Bell Tree, Tambourine, Congas – Ray CooperElectric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano – Elton John
4:32
A4 Tell Me When The Whistle Blows
Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangement] – Gene PageBass Guitar – Dee MurrayDrums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneElectric Piano, Clavinet – Elton JohnTambourine, Congas – Ray Cooper
4:20
A5 Someone Saved My Life Tonight
Backing Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonGuitar [Leslie], Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano [Acoustic], Electric Piano, Synthesizer [Arp String Ensemble] – Elton JohnTambourine, Shaker, Cymbal – Ray Cooper
6:45
B1 (Gotta Get A) Meal Ticket
Backing Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano, Clavinet – Elton JohnTambourine – Ray Cooper
4:00
B2 Better Off Dead
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneBacking Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonHarmony Vocals, Piano – Elton JohnTriangle – Ray Cooper
2:35
B3 Writing
Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneBacking Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonHarmony Vocals, Electric Piano – Elton JohnTriangle, Shaker, Bongos – Ray Cooper
3:38
B4 We All Fall In Love Sometimes
Backing Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano, Harpsichord, Mellotron – Elton JohnSynthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*Tambourine, Bells, Congas – Ray Cooper
4:15
B5 Curtains
Backing Vocals, Bass Guitar – Dee MurrayBacking Vocals, Drums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano, Harpsichord, Mellotron, Vocals [Lum-de-lums] – Elton JohnSynthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*Tambourine, Bells, Congas – Ray Cooper
6:12

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Sample Copy.

Gatefold sleeve. Includes poster, 'Scraps' book and 'Lyrics' book.
Engineered at Caribou Ranch, Colorado.
Remixed at The Marquee Studios, London.
Lettering Help at Bloomsbury Group. Illustration (C) Alan Aldridge.
Davey Johnstone and Nigel Olsson appear by courtesy of The Rocket Record Company, Nigel Olsson also by courtesy of Drumork Productions.

All selections published by Big Pig Music, Ltd. Made in England.

(C) 1975 This Record Co. Limited. (P) 1975 This Record Co. Limited.
Interpak by Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd. England.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched): MCA734W15 BDI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched): MCA735W21 BDI

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