Joan Baez ‎– Diamonds & Rust

A&M Records ‎– L 35505
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Diamonds & Rust
Harpsichord [Electric Harpsichord] – David PaichSynthesizer [Moog & Arp Synthesizers] – Joan BaezWords By, Music By – Joan Baez
A2 Fountain Of Sorrow
Acoustic Guitar – Larry CarltonPercussion – Mucho Gordo*Words By, Music By – Jackson Browne
A3 Never Dreamed You'd Leave In Summer
Programmed By [Moog & Arp Synthesizers Programmed By] – Malcolm Cecil, Robert MargouleffSynthesizer [Moog & Arp Synthesizers] – Malcolm CecilWords By, Music By – Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright
A4 Children And All That Jazz
Flute – Tom ScottPercussion – Gordo The Magnificent*Piano [Acoustic Piano] – Hampton HawesWords By, Music By – Joan Baez
A5 Simple Twist Of Fate
Percussion – JoJo Gordo*Words By, Music By – Bob Dylan
B1 Blue Sky
Acoustic Guitar – Larry CarltonOrgan [Hammond Organ] – Joe SamplePercussion – The Great Gordo*Piano [Acoustic Piano] – David PaichWords By, Music By – Richard Betts*
B2 Hello In There
Electric Piano – Larry KnechtelOrgan [Hammond] – Joe SamplePercussion – Mongo Gordo*Words By, Music By – John Prine
B3 Jesse
Piano [Acoustic Piano] – David PaichSoloist, Synthesizer [Synthesized Horn Solo] – Joan BaezWords By, Music By – Janis Ian
B4 Winds Of The Old Days
Words By, Music By – Joan Baez
B5 Dida
Bass – Max BennettDrums – John GuerinElectric Guitar – Rick Lo Tempio*Flute, Arranged By [Horns Arranged By] – Tom ScottRecorded By, Mixed By – Henry LewySaxophone – Jim Horn, Tom ScottTrumpet – Buck Monari, Ollie MitchellVocals – Joni MitchellWords By, Music By – Joan Baez
B6 I Dream Of Jeannie / Danny Boy (Medley)
Arranged By [I Dream Of Jeannie - This Arrangement By] – Joan BaezWritten-By [Danny Boy] – Fred Weatherly*Written-By [I Dream Of Jeannie] – Stephan Foster*

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Produced for JCB Productions.
Recorded January 21-24, 1975 - A&M Studios A, B & D.
Synthesizers recorded January 28 at Cecil & Margouleff.
String & Pedal Steel overdubs recorded January 29 at Wally Heider Studio #4.
Remixed February 11-15 at Sound Labs and February 19-22 at Producers Workshop.
Mastered February 27 at Mastering Lab.

℗ 1975 A&M Records, Inc.

A = Side 1, B = Side 2

A1, A5, B4: Copyright © 1975 Chandos Music (ASCAP)
A2: Copyright © 1974 Benchmark Music
A3: Copyright © 1970 Jobete Music Company, Inc.
A5: Copyright © 1975 Ram's Horn Music (ASCAP)
B1: Copyright © 1972 No Exit Music Co., Inc. (BMI)
B2: Copyright © 1971 Cotillion Music Inc. and Sour Grapes Music (BMI)
B3: Copyright © 1972, 1973 Frank Music Corp. (ASCAP)
B5: no publishing information or lyrics included
B6: This Arrangement Copyright © 1975 Chandos Music (ASCAP) / Copyright © 1913 Boosey & Co. Ltd. (ASCAP); Copyright renewed 1941. Reprinted by permission of Boosey & Hawkes Inc.

Inner cardstock color sleeve includes lyrics.

Joan apologizes to the authors for any discrepancies between lyrics of songs as they appear on this album and their original versions.

A4: Larry Carlton, Wilton Felder & Joe Sample courtesy ABC Records Inc.
Tom Scott courtesy of Ode Records

B5: Joni Mitchell appears courtesy Asylum Records

B6: Dedicated to my grandmother Barbara Bridge

Special Thanks to: Manny, Colleen Creedon, Instantaneous Ellis, Joe Henry & Nancy Carlen

On record labels:
Made in Australia by Festival Records Pty. Ltd.

On bottom of rear of sleeve:
Manufactured and distributed under license by Festival Records Pty. Limited, Australia.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout): SMX-47131
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout): SMX-47132

Other Versions (5 of 65) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SP-4527 Joan Baez Diamonds & Rust(LP, Album, Mon) A&M Records SP-4527 US 1975 Sell This Version
LK 57135 Joan Baez Diamonds & Rust(Cass, Album) PGP RTB LK 57135 Yugoslavia 1976 Sell This Version
8Q-54527 Joan Baez Diamonds & Rust(8-Trk, Album, Quad) A&M Records 8Q-54527 US 1975 Sell This Version
LP 5554 Joan Baez Diamonds & Rust(LP, Album) PGP RTB LP 5554 Yugoslavia 1976 Sell This Version
QU-54527 Joan Baez Diamonds & Rust(LP, Album, Quad, CD-) A&M Records QU-54527 US 1975 Sell This Version