John Lennon ‎– Walls And Bridges

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Apple Records ‎– SW-3416
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A1 Going Down On Love
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano – Ken AscherFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Guitar – Dr. Winston O'Ghurkin, Jesse Ed DavisHorns – Bobby Keys, Frank Vicari, Howard Johnson (3), Ron Aprea, Steve MadaioPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPiano – Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
3:53
A2 Whatever Gets You Thru The Night
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannClavinet – Ken AscherDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing [Starring], Organ, Piano, Harmony Vocals [Vocal Harmony] – Elton JohnGuitar – Hon. John St. John Johnson, Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsTenor Saxophone [Tenor] – Bobby KeysWritten-By – John Lennon
3:24
A3 Old Dirt Road
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBacking Vocals [Background Vocal] – Harry NilssonBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano – Ken AscherGuitar – Jesse Ed DavisLyrics By – H. Nilsson*, J. Lennon*Music By – John LennonPiano – Nicky Hopkins, Rev. Thumbs Ghurkin
4:10
A4 What You Got
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannClavinet – Ken AscherDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Guitar – Jesse Ed Davis, Kaptain KundaliniPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPiano – Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
3:06
A5 Bless You
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie Mottau, Rev. Fred GhurkinDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano, Mellotron – Ken AscherGuitar – Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
4:39
A6 Scared
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano – Ken AscherFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Featuring [Starring], Baritone Saxophone [Baritone] – Howard Johnson (3)Guitar – Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPiano – Mel Torment, Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
4:37
B1 #9 Dream
Acoustic Guitar – Dr. Dream (2), Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannClavinet – Ken AscherDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Piano – Nicky HopkinsFeaturing – The 44th Street FairiesGuitar – Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPerformer [The 44th Street Fairies] – Joey Dambra, John Lennon, Lori Burton, May PangWritten-By – John Lennon
4:44
B2 Surprise, Surprise (Sweet Bird Of Paradox)
Acoustic Guitar – Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannClavinet – Ken AscherDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Featuring [Added Attraction] – Lolly And StanGuitar – Jesse Ed DavisHarmony Vocals [Vocal Harmony] – Elton JohnPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPiano – Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
2:33
B3 Steel And Glass
Acoustic Guitar – Dr. Winston O'Reggae, Eddie MottauBass – Klaus VoormannClavinet – Ken AscherDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Guitar – Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsPiano – Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
4:35
B4 Beef Jerky
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Guitar – Dr. Winston And Booker Table And The Maitre d's, Jesse Ed DavisPercussion – Arthur JenkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
3:25
B5 Nobody Loves You (Where You're Down And Out)
Acoustic Guitar – Dwarf McDougalBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerFeaturing – Little Big Horns*Guitar – Jesse Ed DavisOrgan – Ken AscherPiano – Nicky HopkinsWritten-By – John Lennon
5:07
B6 Ya Ya
Featuring [Starring], Drums – Julian LennonFeaturing [Starring], Piano, Vocals – John LennonWritten-By – M. Robinson*, C. L. Lewis*, L. Dorsey*
1:06

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Capitol Records Pressing Plant, Los Angeles pressing, yellow-green Apple labels with "Mfd. By Apple Records, Inc." at bottom perimeter on Side A only.

Issued with a custom gatefold cover with two, 2-sided 4" x 12" flaps that reveal John's childhood drawings, and can be used to flip over and create different images of John's face on the back.

Includes a custom posterboard inner sleeve with more images, and an 8-page lyrics / photo booklet.

Pressed at Capitol's Los Angeles factory, as idenitifed by ✲ stamped in the run-outs.
Mastered at The Cutting Room, Record Plant, New York.

Label variants (compare to John Lennon - Walls And Bridges, Winchester pressing John Lennon - Walls And Bridges and Jacksonville John Lennon - Walls And Bridges)

A1, A2, A4, A5, A6, B1, B2, B3. Copyright © 1974 Lennon Music / ATV Music Corp.
A3. Copyright © 1974 Lennon Music / ATV Music Corp. / Blackwood Music, Inc.
B4. © 1973 Lennon Music / ATV Music Corp. with new arrangement © 1974
B5. © 1973 Lennon Music / ATV Music Corp.
B6. Frost Music Corp. / BMI, Jonware Music Corp. / BMI

Elton John appears through the courtesy of MCA Records
Harry Nilsson appears through the courtesy of RCA Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix A on label): SW 1-3416
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix B on label): SW 2-3416
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etch; 2 ✲ stamp [Var 1]): SW1-3416 Z5.. 2 ✲ MCR 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etch; 4 ✲ stamp [Var 1]): SW2-3416- Z6.. 4 ✲ 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etch; 3 ✲ stamp [Var 2]): SW 1-3416 Z-6• 3 ✲ MCR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etch; 4 ✲ stamp [Var 2]): 2 SW 2-3416 4 ✲ Z-6••  
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etch; 2 ✲ stamp [Var 3]): SW-1- 3416-Z14• 2 ✲ MCR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etch; 1 ✲ stamp [Var 3]): SW 2-3416- Z-5̸ 6•• 1 ✲ 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A etch; 2 ✲ stamp [Var 4]): SW 1-3416 Z-5• 2 ✲ MCR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B etch; 3 ✲ stamp [Var 4]): SW-2-3416- Z-5̸ 6•• 3 ✲ 2
  • Price Code (Spine): (0698)

Other Versions (5 of 105) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PCTC 253 John Lennon Walls And Bridges(LP, Album, Die) Apple Records PCTC 253 UK 1974 Sell This Version
UICY-76941 John Lennon Walls And Bridges(CD, Album, RE, RM, SHM) EMI, Apple Records, Universal Music UICY-76941 Japan 2014 Sell This Version
TC-PCTC 253, 0C 284 o 05733 John Lennon Walls And Bridges(Cass, Album) Apple Records, Apple Records TC-PCTC 253, 0C 284 o 05733 Scandinavia 1974 Sell This Version
CP32-5465 John Lennon Walls And Bridges(CD, Album, RE) EMI CP32-5465 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
none John Lennon Walls And Bridges(CD, Album, RE, Dig) Apple Records none Italy 2010 Sell This Version

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