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|A1||Running On Empty
Written-By – Jackson Browne
Written-By – Danny O'Keefe
Harmony Vocals [Harmony] – Doug Haywood, Joel BernsteinWritten-By – Donald Miller (2), Jackson Browne
|A4||You Love The Thunder
Written-By – Jackson Browne
Lyrics By [Additional] – Glenn Frey, Jackson BrowneWritten-By – Rev. Gary Davis
Harmony Vocals [The Author Sings Harmony], Written-By – Daniel Kortchmar*
|B2||Love Needs A Heart
Written-By – Jackson Browne, Lowell George, Valerie Carter
|B3||Nothing But Time
Snare, Hihat [Hi-hat], Drums [Cardboard Box With Foot Pedal] – Russell*Written-By – Howard Burke, Jackson Browne
Written-By – Bryan Garofalo, Jackson Browne
Featuring [Featuring A Rare Vocal Appearance By], Vocals – David LindleyWritten-By – Maurice Williams
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra/Asylum Records
- Copyright (c) – Asylum Records
- Manufactured By – Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records
- Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation
- Published By – Swallow Turn Music
- Published By – Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
- Published By – Road Canon Music
- Published By – Chandos Music
- Published By – Kortchmar Music
- Published By – Naked Snake Music
- Published By – Vanilla Grits Music
- Published By – Gianni Music
- Published By – Cherio Corp.
- Bass – Leland Sklar
- Drums – Russell Kunkel*
- Engineer – Greg Ladanyi
- Fiddle, Lap Steel Guitar – David Lindley
- Guitar [Guitars] – Danny Kortchmar
- Keyboards – Craig Doerge
- Vocals [Harmony On Rosie] – Joel Bernstein
- Vocals [Singers] – Doug Haywood, Rosemary Butler
- Vocals [Uncredited], Guitar, Piano, Producer – Jackson Browne
Unlike other releases, there is no full-size 4 or 8 page booklet included.
A1, B4: Recorded live on stage at Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland — 8/27/77.
A2: Recorded in room 301 at the Cross Keys Inn, Columbia, Maryland — 8/27/77 (thanks to Pete Wiley); and on stage at the Garden State Arts Center, Holmdale, New Jersey — 9/7/77. For Judy.
A3: Recorded backstage in the big rehearsal room at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Sarasota Springs, New York — 9/1/77.
A4: Recorded live on stage at the Garden State Arts Center, Holmdale, New Jersey — 9/6/77.
A5: Recorded in room 124 at the Holiday Inn, Edwardsville, Illinois — 8/17/77.
Any resemblance to persons living or nearly dead...
B1: Recorded in room 124 at the Holiday Inn, Edwardsville, Illinois — 8/18/77.
The author sings harmony.
B2: Recorded live at the Universal Ampitheatre, Universal City, California — 9/17/77.
B3: Recorded on a bus (a Continental Silver Eagle) somewhere in New Jersey — 9/8/77.
B5: The Zodiacs don't mind
Craig Doerge, Russell Kunkel, and Danny Kortchmar appear courtesy of The Section and Capitol Records
Danny Kortchmar also appears courtesy of Dark Horse Records
℗ & © 1977 Elektra/Asylum Records • A division of Warner Communications Inc.
A1, A3, A4, B3: Swallow Turn Music ASCAP.
A2: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. and Road Canon Music BMI.
A5: Chandos Music ASCAP
B1: Kortchmar Music ASCAP
B2: Swallow Turn Music ASCAP, Naked Snake Music BMI & Vanilla Grits Music BMI.
B4:Swallow Turn Music ASCAP & Gianni Music BMI.
B5: Cherio Corp. BMI
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Etched): 6E-113 A 30 flatl SRC
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Etched): 6E-113 B 30 flatl SRC
- Rights Society: ASCAP, BMI
- Barcode: 0 7559-60519-1 0
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|6E-113||Jackson Browne||Running On Empty (LP, Album, PRC)||Asylum Records||6E-113||US||1977||Sell This Version|
|K53070||Jackson Browne||Running On Empty (LP, RE, Sup)||Asylum Records, Nimbus Records||K53070||UK||1985||Sell This Version|
|ET8 113||Jackson Browne||Running On Empty (8-Trk, Album, Yel)||Asylum Records||ET8 113||Canada||1977||Sell This Version|
|7559-60325-2||Jackson Browne||Running On Empty (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Asylum Records||7559-60325-2||Europe||2003||Sell This Version|
|53 070||Jackson Browne||Running On Empty (LP, Album)||Asylum Records||53 070||France||1977||Sell This Version|