Mallard ‎– Mallard

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Virgin ‎– V 2045, Virgin ‎– V2045
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Test Pressing
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A1 Back On The Pavement
Lyrics By – David WagstaffMusic By – Bill Harkleroad
3:09
A2 She's Long And She's Lean
Lyrics By – Ted AlvyMusic By – Bill Harkleroad, Mark Boston
3:15
A3 Road To Morroco
Written-By [Instrumental] – Bill Harkleroad, Mark Boston
2:58
A4 One Day Once
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – John "Rabbit" BundrickLyrics By – John FrenchMusic By – Bill Harkleroad
3:25
A5 Yellow
Written-By [Instrumental] – Bill Harkleroad
2:22
A6 Desperados Waiting For A Train
Arranged By – Jim Dickenson*Piano – Sam GalpinWritten-By – Guy Clark
3:30
B1 A Piece Of Me
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – John "Rabbit" BundrickLyrics By – Bill Harkleroad, John FrenchMusic By – Bill Harkleroad
4:36
B2 Reign Of Pain
Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – John "Rabbit" BundrickLyrics By – Dan Moore*Music By – Bill Harkleroad, John FrenchPercussion [Latin] – Barry Morgan
3:03
B3 South Of The Valley
Arranged By – Bill HarkleroadWritten-By – John French
4:48
B4 Winged Tuskadero
Lyrics By – David WagstaffMusic By – Bill HarkleroadVocals – Mark Boston
3:18
B5 Peon
Written-By [Instrumental] – Don Van Vliet
3:26

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Notes

White label test pressing. Matrices identical to original UK 1st issue.

"Recorded in Devonshire, England, with the Maison Rouge mobile recording studio.
Mixed in London at Morgan Studios".

"©1975 Published by Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd"*/**.
*Track B5 published by "Kamasutra Music Inc (MCPS)". [sic]
**Track A2 "(C)1975 Ted Alvy - Copyright Control & Sunbury Music Ltd".
"Virgin Records, Vernon Yard, Portobello Road, London W11".

(Sidenote: This recording was only available in USA as a UK import. The project was supported by Ian Anderson, who's facilities were employed in the recording).
Also promotional copies exist (see photos).
Original pressing on Virgin Roger Dean twins label + Inner silk-paper back in black, with Virgin logo in white / Full laminated cover.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side run-out, hand-etched): 12 V2045 A2
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side run-out, hand-etched): 7 V2045 B2
  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side run-out, hand-etched): A PORKY PRIME CUT EG
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side run-out, hand-etched): MASTER ROOM EG

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V 2045, V2045 Mallard Mallard(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin V 2045, V2045 UK 1975 Sell This Version
V 2045 Mallard Mallard(LP, Album, RE) Virgin V 2045 UK 1975 Sell This Version
27711-I Mallard Mallard(LP, Album) Virgin 27711-I Spain 1976 Sell This Version
V 2045, V2045 Mallard Mallard(LP, Album, Promo) Virgin, Virgin V 2045, V2045 UK 1975 Sell This Version
V2045, V 2045 Mallard Mallard(LP, Album, RP) Virgin, Virgin V2045, V 2045 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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