Eric Clapton ‎– History Of Eric Clapton

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ATCO Records ‎– SD 2-803
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, MO
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A1 The Yardbirds I Ain't Got You
Bass, Directed By [Musical Direction] – Paul Samwell-SmithDrums – Jim McCartyLead Guitar – Eric ClaptonProducer – Giorgio GomelskyRhythm Guitar – Chris DrejaVocals – Keith RelfWritten-By – Calvin Carter
2:55
A2 The Bluesbreakers Hideaway
Bass Guitar – John McVieDrums – Hughie FlintEngineer [Recording] – Gus DudgeonProducer – Mike VernonVocals, Guitar – Eric ClaptonVocals, Piano, Organ, Harmonica – John MayallWritten-By – Freddie King, Sonny Thompson
3:08
A3 Eric Clapton & Jimmy Page Tribute To Elmore
Guitar – Eric Clapton, Jimmy PageProducer – Immediate Records, Inc.*Written-By – Eric Clapton, James Page*
3:00
A4 Eric Clapton & The Powerhouse* I Want To Know
Producer – Jac Holzman, Mark Abramson, Paul Rothchild*Vocals – Steve AngeloWritten-By – S. MacLeod*
2:10
A5 Cream (2) Sunshine Of Your Love
Bass, Vocals – Jack BruceDrums – Ginger BakerGuitar, Vocals – Eric ClaptonProducer – Felix PappalardiWritten-By – Clapton*, Bruce*, Brown*
4:08
A6 Cream (2) Crossroads
Bass, Harmonica, Vocals – Jack BruceDrums – Ginger BakerEngineer [Re-mix] – Adrian BarberEngineer [Recording] – Bill HalversonGuitar, Vocals – Eric ClaptonProducer – Felix PappalardiWritten-By – Robert Johnson
4:13
B1 Cream (2) Spoonful
Bass, Harmonica, Vocals – Jack BruceDrums – Ginger BakerGuitar, Vocals – Eric ClaptonProducer – Felix PappalardiWritten-By – Willie Dixon
16:44
B2 Cream (2) Badge
Bass – Jack BruceDrums – Ginger BakerEngineer [Recording] – Adrian Barber, Bill Halverson, Damon Lyon-ShawGuitar, Vocals – Eric ClaptonProducer, Piano, Mellotron – Felix PappalardiRhythm Guitar – L'Angelo MisteriosoWritten-By – Eric Clapton, George Harrison
2:45
C1 Blind Faith (2) Sea Of Joy
Bass – Rick GrechDrums – Ginger BakerGuitar – Eric ClaptonKeyboards, Vocals, Written-By – Steve WinwoodProducer, Engineer [Recording] – Jimmy Miller
5:22
C2 Delaney & Bonnie & Friends Only You Know And I Know
Bass – Carl RadleCongas, Bongos – Tex Johnson (3)Drums – Jim GordonEngineer [Re-mix] – Bill HalversonEngineer [Recording] – Andy Johns, Glyn JohnsGuitar, Written-By – Dave MasonLead Guitar – Eric ClaptonOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockProducer – Delaney Bramlett, Jimmy MillerRhythm Guitar, Vocals, Arranged By [Horns] – Delaney BramlettSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet, Trombone, Arranged By [Horns] – Jim PriceVocals – Bonnie Bramlett, Rita Coolidge
4:10
C3 Delaney & Bonnie & Friends I Don't Want To Discuss It
Bass – Carl RadleCongas, Bongos – Tex Johnson (3)Drums – Jim GordonEngineer [Re-mix] – Bill HalversonEngineer [Recording] – Andy Johns, Glyn JohnsGuitar – Dave MasonLead Guitar – Eric ClaptonOrgan, Vocals – Bobby WhitlockProducer – Delaney Bramlett, Jimmy MillerRhythm Guitar, Vocals, Arranged By [Horns] – Delaney BramlettSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet, Trombone, Arranged By [Horns] – Jim PriceVocals – Bonnie Bramlett, Rita CoolidgeWritten-By – Beatty*, Cooper*, Shelby*
5:15
C4 King Curtis Teasin'
Engineer [Overdub] – Lew HahnEngineer [Recording & Re-mix] – Bill HalversonLead Guitar – Eric ClaptonProducer, Acoustic Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Delaney BramlettSoprano Saxophone, Arranged By – King CurtisWritten-By – Curtis Ousley
2:15
C5 Eric Clapton Blues Power
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonEngineer [Recording] – Bill HalversonGuitar, Vocals – Eric ClaptonOrgan – Bobby WhitlockPiano – Leon RussellProducer, Arranged By, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals – Delaney BramlettSaxophone – Bobby KeysTrumpet – Jim PriceWritten-By – Eric Clapton, Leon Russell
3:45
D1 Derek & The Dominos Tell The Truth
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – Eric ClaptonKeyboards – Bobby WhitlockProducer – Phil SpectorWritten-By – Bobby Whitlock, Eric Clapton
3:20
D2 Derek & The Dominos Tell The Truth - Jam
Bass – Carl RadleDrums – Jim GordonEngineer [Re-mix] – Gene PaulEngineer [Recording] – Howie Albert*, Ronnie Albert*Executive-Producer – Tom DowdGuitar – Eric ClaptonKeyboards – Bobby WhitlockProducer, Arranged By – The Dominos*Written-By – Bobby Whitlock, Eric Clapton
9:27
D3 Derek & The Dominos Layla
Bass, Percussion – Carl RadleDrums, Percussion, Piano – Jim GordonEngineer [Recording] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Howie Albert*, Carl Richardson*, Ronnie Albert*Executive-Producer – Tom DowdGuitar – Duane AllmanGuitar, Lead Vocals – Eric ClaptonPiano, Organ, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Bobby WhitlockProducer, Arranged By – The Dominos*Written-By – Eric Clapton, Jim Gordon
7:10

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Initial yellow ATCO labels without Ⓦ Warner Communications credit at the rim wording.
Printed matrix with suffix MO > Monarch Record Mfg. Co. > The MR credit at the runouts confirms this info.
Other pressing plant variations:
- PR History Of Eric Clapton
- RI History Of Eric Clapton

Release is auto-coupled:
"In this two record set, Side One is back with Side Three and Side Two is backed with Side Four"

On front cover: A Product of Polydor-England

A1: from Epic EG 30135 "The Yardbirds," courtesy of Giorgio Gomelsky.
A2: from London PS 492 "Blues Breakers," courtesy of London Records.
A3: Courtesy of RCA Records.
A4: from Elektra EKL 4002 "What's Shakin'," courtesy of Elektra Records.
A5: from Atco SD 33-232 "Cream: Disraeli Gears," by arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization, Ltd.
A6, B1: from Atco SD 2-700 "Cream: Wheels of Fire," by arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization, Ltd. 'Crossroads' recorded live at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California.
B2: from Atco SD 7001 "Cream: Goodbye," by arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization, Ltd.
C1: from Atco SD 33-304 "Blind Faith," by arrangement with Robert Stigwood & Chris Blackwell.
C2, C3: from Atco SD 33-326 "Delaney & Bonnie & Friends on Tour with Eric Clapton." Recorded live in England.
C4: from Atco SD 33-383 "King Curtis: Get Ready." Recorded at Sunset Sound Studios, Los Angeles, California.
C5: from Atco SD-329 "Eric Clapton," by arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization, Ltd. Recorded at Village Recorders, West Los Angeles, California.
D1: from Atco single 6780, by arrangement with The Robert Stigwood Organization, Ltd.
D2: Previously unreleased
D3: from Atco SD 2-704 "Derek and the Dominos: Layla"

Released in the U.S.A. by special arrangement with Polydor Records, Ltd., London
℗ 1972 Atlantic Recording Corporation
Mfg. by Atlantic Recording Corp., 1841 Broadway, New York, N.Y.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A Side label): ST-C-722479 MO
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side label): ST-C-722480 MO
  • Matrix / Runout (C Side label): ST-C-722481 MO
  • Matrix / Runout (D Side label): ST-C-722482 MO
  • Matrix / Runout (A Side etched): ST-C-722479 AT/GP △16872(3) PR
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side etched): ST-C-722481AA 3-EX AT/GP △16873(3) PR
  • Matrix / Runout (C Side etched): ST-C-722480-AA ST-C-722480A PR △16872-X
  • Matrix / Runout (D Side etched): ST-C-722482 AA-EX AT/GP △16873-X(2) PR
  • Matrix / Runout (A Side stamped): (MR)
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side stamped): (MR)
  • Matrix / Runout (C Side stamped): (MR)
  • Matrix / Runout (D Side stamped): (MR)

Other Versions (5 of 38) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
2659 012 Eric Clapton History Of Eric Clapton(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Polydor 2659 012 UK 1972 Sell This Version
2668 011 Eric Clapton History Of Eric Clapton(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Polydor 2668 011 France Unknown Sell This Version
CS-2 803 ATC L 5803, ATC L5803 Eric Clapton History Of Eric Clapton(Cass, Comp) ATCO Records, ATCO Records CS-2 803 ATC L 5803, ATC L5803 US Unknown Sell This Version
2671 107 Eric Clapton History Of Eric Clapton(2xLP, Comp, RE, Gat) RSO 2671 107 UK Unknown Sell This Version
2658 147 Eric Clapton History Of Eric Clapton(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Polydor 2658 147 Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version

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May 8, 2014

Mine is a RI pressing.