Eric Clapton ‎– At His Best

Label:
Polydor ‎– PD 3503
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 Bottle Of Red Wine
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John Simon, Leon RussellSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton
3:06
A2 Anyday
Drums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By, Acoustic Guitar, Organ, Piano, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockWritten-By, Lead Vocals – Eric Clapton
6:33
A3 I Looked Away
Drums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By, Acoustic Guitar, Organ, Piano, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockWritten-By, Lead Vocals – Eric Clapton
3:02
A4 Let It Rain
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John Simon, Leon RussellSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton
5:07
A5 Lonesome And A Long Way From Home
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John SimonSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – Eric Clapton, J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Bonnie BramlettWritten-By, Piano – Leon Russell
3:43
B1 Sea Of Joy
Bass, Guitar – Rik Grech*Drums – Ginger BakerWritten-By, Vocals, Organ, Guitar – Steve Winwood
5:23
B2 Layla
Acoustic Guitar – Bobby WhitlockGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Eric ClaptonWritten-By, Drums, Percussion, Piano – Jim Gordon
7:01
B3 Blues Power
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John SimonSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – Bonnie Bramlett, J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Eric ClaptonWritten-By, Piano – Leon Russell
3:10
B4 Bell Bottom Blues
Acoustic Guitar – Bobby WhitlockDrums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Eric Clapton
5:00
C1 After Midnight
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John Simon, Leon RussellSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton, J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettWritten-By – John J. Cale*
3:11
C2 Keep On Growing
Drums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Eric ClaptonWritten-By, Acoustic Guitar – Bobby Whitlock
6:10
C3 Little Wing
Acoustic Guitar – Bobby WhitlockDrums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Jimi Hendrix
5:31
C4 Presence Of The Lord
Bass, Guitar – Rik Grech*Drums – Ginger BakerVocals, Organ, Guitar – Steve WinwoodWritten-By – Eric Clapton
4:48
D1 Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad?
Drums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Eric ClaptonWritten-By, Acoustic Guitar – Bobby Whitlock
4:41
D2 Easy Now
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John Simon, Leon RussellSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – Bonnie Bramlett, J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Eric Clapton
2:58
D3 Slunky
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Stephen StillsOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockPiano – John Simon, Leon RussellSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceVocals – J. I. Allison*, Rita Coolidge, Sonny CurtisVocals, Guitar [Rhythm] – Delaney BramlettVocals, Written-By – Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton
3:33
D4 Key To The Highway
Acoustic Guitar – Bobby WhitlockDrums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonGuitar – Duane AllmanWritten-By – Willie Broonzy*, Charles Segar
9:39

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Credits

  • Executive Producer – Tom Dowd
  • GuitarEric Clapton
  • Mastered ByG,K,* (tracks: Sides A,C & D Of Variant 1), CT* (tracks: Side B Of Variant 1)
  • ProducerJimmy Miller (tracks: B1, C4)
  • Producer, Arranged ByDelaney Bramlett (tracks: A1, A4, A5, B3, C1, D2, D3), The Dominos* (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4)
  • Recorded By [Recording Engineer]Bill Halverson (tracks: A1, A4, A5, B3, C1, D2, D3), Chuck Kirkpatrick (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4), Howie Albert* (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4), Carl Richardson* (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4), Mac Emmerman* (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4), Ron Albert (tracks: A2, A3, B2, B4, C2, C3, D1, D4)

Notes

Top slit opening, not the top folding envelope sleeve.
℗ 1972 Polydor Incorporated

Label Variation: Catalog number to left of spindle hole; side number to the right.
Catalog number is "PD 3503" (no dash between prefix and number) on both sleeve and label.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix Side A Label): POLP 80325
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix Side B Label): POLP 80326
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix Side C Label): POLP 80327
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix Side D Label): POLP 80328
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Etched): POLP-80325-2D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Etched): POLP-80326-1D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C, Etched): POLP-80327-1D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D, Etched): TI POLP 80328.2D X PD 3503 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A Variant 1 Etched): POLP-80325-CT3 1T
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B Variant 1 Etched): T1 POLP-80326-5 TC
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C Variant 1 Etched ): POLP-80327-7D-T
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D Variant 1 Etched): POLP-80328-7D-1T
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Stamped): STERLING D-5 TI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Stamped): STERLING C TI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C, Stamped): STERLING C TI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D, Stamped): STERLING A 5
  • Barcode (Side A Variant 1 Stamped & Etched): MASTERDISK G.K.
  • Barcode (Side B Variant 1 Stamped): STERLING
  • Barcode (Side C Variant 1 Stamped ): MASTERDISK 5
  • Barcode (Side D Variant 1 Stamped): MASTERDISK 5
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
2659 025 Eric Clapton At His Best(2xLP, Comp) RSO 2659 025 UK 1973 Sell This Version
POL L 3503 Eric Clapton At His Best(Reel, Comp, Dou) Polydor POL L 3503 US 1972 Sell This Version
2668 009 Eric Clapton At His Best(2xLP, Comp) Polydor 2668 009 Canada 1972 Sell This Version
MW 9037/8 Eric Clapton At His Best(2xLP, Comp) RSO MW 9037/8 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
PD 3503, PD-3503 Eric Clapton At His Best(2xLP, Comp, 6-A) Polydor, Polydor PD 3503, PD-3503 US 1972 Sell This Version

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