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Bass – Leland SklarDrums – Russell Kunkel*Piano – Craig DoergeSlide Guitar – David Lindley
|A2||Your Bright Baby Blues
Acoustic Guitar – Jackson BrowneBass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Jim GordonOrgan – Billy Payne*Piano – Roy BittanSlide Guitar, Harmony Vocals [Harmony] – Lowell George
Guitar [Guitaron], Violin, Backing Vocals [Background Vocal] – Roberto GutierrezGuitar [Vijuella], Guitar, Backing Vocals [Background Vocal] – Luis F. Damian*Harp, Backing Vocals [Background Vocal], Arranged By – Arthur GerstOther [Millones De Gracias A] – Van Dyke ParksRecorded By – Greg Ladanyi
|A4||Here Come Those Tears Again
Bass – Bob GlaubDrums – Jim GordonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Fred TackettHarmony Vocals [Harmonies] – Bonnie Raitt, Rosemary ButlerOrgan – Mike Utley*Performer [Random Notes] – Jon LandauPiano – Billy Payne*Soloist [Guitar Solo], Guitar – John Hall*Written-By – Jackson Browne, Nancy Farnsworth
|B1||The Only Child
Acoustic Guitar – Fred TackettBass – Chuck RaineyDrums – Jeff PorcaroElectric Guitar – Albert LeeHarmony Vocals [Harmonies] – Don Henley, John David SoutherPercussion – Gary ColemanPiano – Billy Payne*Violin – David Lindley
Arranged By [Horns Arranged By] – Jim HornBass – Leland SklarDrums – Jeff PorcaroGuitar [Guitar Left] – Fred TackettGuitar [Guitar Right] – Waddy*Horns – Chuck Finley*, Dick Hyde, Jim Horn, Quitman Dennit*Piano – Craig DoergeSlide Guitar – David Lindley
|B3||Sleep's Dark And Silent Gate
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Fred TackettArranged By [Strings Arranged By] – David CampbellBass – Leland SklarDrums – Jeff PorcaroMixed By – Val GarayPiano – Craig Doerge
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Fred TackettArranged By [Strings Arranged By] – David CampbellBass – Leland SklarDrums – Jeff PorcaroHarmony Vocals [Harmonies] – David Crosby, Graham NashPiano – Craig Doerge
- Art Direction, Design – Gary Burden
- Liner Notes [Brown And Agile Child] – Pablo Neruda
- Management – Mark Hammerman
- Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
- Mixed By – Greg Ladanyi (tracks: A1 to B2, B4)
- Mixed By [Assisted By] – Dennis Kirk (tracks: A1 to B2, B4)
- Other [The Road] – Howard Burke
- Other [The Sky] – Peter Golden
- Other [With Thanks To] – Tony Lane
- Photography By [Back Cover Photo] – Jackson Browne
- Photography By [Front Cover Photo By] – Tom Kelley Studios
- Producer – Jon Landau
- Recorded By [Additional Recording] – Mark Howlett
- Recorded By [Assisted By] – Paul Black
- Recorded By [Tracks Recorded By] – John Haeny (tracks: A1 to A2, A4 to B4)
- Translated By [Brown And Agile Child] – Kenneth Rexroth
- Written-By – Jackson Browne (tracks: A1 to A3, B1 to B4)
Recorded at Sunset Sound, Mixed at The Sound Factory with Aphex Aural Exciter, Mastered at A&M.
Managed By: for One On One
With Thanks To Lowell George and Valerie Carter for their inspiration and Elizabeth Reynolds for everything else.
Thanks always to David Geffen.
Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George appear courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
Graham Nash & David Crosby appear courtesy of ABC Records, Atlantic Records & Polydor International GmbH.
All songs, published by Swallow Turn Music, WB Music Corp. ASCAP, except "Here Come Those Tears Again" by Swallow Turn Music, WB Music Corp. ASCAP and Open Window Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. BMI
℗ 1976 by Asylum Records
Unlike the other Canadian releases of this album, there is no C under the Catolog # on the labels.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout: Runout Side 1- 7ES-1079A-2A-2G SIDE 1 1A
- Matrix / Runout: Runout Side 2- 7ES-1079-SIDEII-1A-2G:
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