Elton John ‎– Caribou

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Mercury ‎– 528 158-2
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1 The Bitch Is Back
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Dusty Springfield, Jessie Mae Smith, Sherlie MatthewsBass – Dee*Brass – Tower Of Power Horn SectionDrums – Nigel*Guitar [Acoustic, Electric] – Davey*Piano – Elton*Saxophone [Solo] – Lenny PickettTambourine – Ray*
3:44
2 Pinky
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee*Congas – Ray*Drums, Backing Vocals – Nigel*Guitar [Acoustic], Backing Vocals – Davey*Piano – Elton*Synthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*
4:38
3 Grimsby
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee*Drums, Backing Vocals – Nigel*Guitar [Electric], Backing Vocals – Davey*Piano – Elton*Tambourine – Ray*
3:47
4 Dixie Lily
Bass – Dee*Drums – Nigel*Guitar [Electric], Mandolin – Davey*Piano – Elton*Saxophone [Solo] – Lenny PickettTambourine, Whistle – Ray*
2:56
5 Solar Prestige A Gammon
Bass – Dee*Clarinet, Saxophone [Soprano] – Lenny PickettDrums – Nigel*Guitar [Acoustic] – Davey*Piano – Elton*Synthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*Vibraphone – Ray*
2:52
6 You're So Static
Backing Vocals – Clydie KingBass – Dee*Brass – Tower Of Power Horn SectionDrums – Nigel*Drums [Snare], Castanets, Tambourine – Ray*Guitar [Electric] – Davey*Piano – Elton*
4:54
7 I've Seen The Saucers
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee*Congas, Gong, Vibraphone, Tambourine – Ray*Drums, Backing Vocals – Nigel*Guitar [Electric], Backing Vocals – Davey*Piano – Elton*Tambourine – Gus*
4:48
8 Stinker
Bass – Dee*Brass – Tower Of Power*Drums – Nigel*Guitar [Electric] – Davey*Organ – Chester Thompson (Tower Of Power)*Piano – Elton*Tambourine – Ray*
5:20
9 Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
Backing Vocals – Billy Hinsche, Carl Wilson, Toni TennilleBacking Vocals, Vocals [Arrangement] – Bruce JohnstonBass – Dee*Drums – Nigel*Guitar [Acoustic, Electric] – Davey*Horns [Arrangement] – Del NewmanMellotron – Dave Hentschel*Piano – Elton*Tambourine, Bells – Ray*
5:37
10 Ticking
Piano, Vocals [Lead, Backing] – Elton*Synthesizer [Arp] – Dave Hentschel*
7:49
Bonus Tracks
11 Pinball Wizard 5:09
12 Sick City 5:23
13 Cold Highway 3:26
14 Step Into Christmas 4:32

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Originally released in 1974.
Track 11 originally released as single A-side in 1975.
Track 12 originally released as single B-side in 1974.
Track 13 originally released as single B-side in 1974.
Track 14 originally released as single A-side in 1973.

Includes a 20 page booklet containing pictures of main performers, lyrics, tracklisting, credits and sleeve notes by John Tobler (1995) and Gus Dudgeon regarding the remastered version.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31452 81582 8
  • Barcode (Scanned): 731452815828
  • Distribution Code: PY 899
  • Label Code: LC0268
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2): IFPI LB 50
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): [4x Universal logo] [arvato digital services logo] 53070180/00731452815828 21
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): [4x Universal logo] 53070180/00731452815828 21
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0772
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 072Z

Other Versions (5 of 100) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DJLPH 439, DJLPH.439 Elton John Caribou(LP, Album) DJM Records (2), DJM Records (2) DJLPH 439, DJLPH.439 UK 1974 Sell This Version
I2 28158 Elton John Caribou(CD, Album, Club, RE, RM) The Rocket Record Company Ltd. I2 28158 US 1995 Sell This Version
314-528 158-2 Elton John Caribou(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) The Rocket Record Company, Island Records 314-528 158-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
5738310 Elton John Caribou(LP, Album, RE, RM, 180) Mercury, UMC 5738310 Europe 2017 Sell This Version
MCA 37065 Elton John Caribou(LP, Album, RE, Glo) MCA Records MCA 37065 US 1980 Sell This Version

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