Manfred Mann's Earth Band ‎– Nightingales & Bombers

Bronze ‎– 28 782 XOT
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Spirits In The Night
Written-By – Bruce Springsteen
A2 Countdown
Written-By – Manfred Mann (2)
A3 Time Is Right
Written-By – Slade*, Mann*, Rogers*
A4 Crossfade
Written-By – Slade*, Pattenden*, Mann*, Rogers*
B1 Visionary Mountain
Written-By – Joan Armatrading, Pam Nestor
B2 Nightingales And Bombers
Written-By – Mick Rogers
B3 Fat Nelly
Written-By – Mann*, Thomas*
B4 As Above So Below (Recorded Live)
Written-By – Slade*, Pattenden*, Mann*, Rogers*

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The title of this album was inspired by a recording made in Surrey, England during the Second World War, by an ornithologist intending to record Nightingales. The Bombers flew over at the same time and were recorded by accident. The recording has been incorporated in 'As Above So Below'.
Recorded at the Workhouse, Old Kent Road, 1975
Mastering - IBC Studios, London
Harry Maloney Management
490 Old Kent Road, London SE1
Track A1: Published by kind permission of Intersong Music Ltd.
Track B1: Printed by kind permission of Essex Music International Ltd.
Track A3 and B3: Published by Earthly Music Limited

Manufactured and distributed by Island Records Ltd.
℗1975 Bronze Records Ltd.
Im Ariola Vertrieb
Printed in Western Germany by Mohndruck Reinhard Mohn OHG, Gütersloh
Licensed by Island Records Ltd.

Ariola-Eurodisc GmbH, München

The title of the album is given as 'Nightingales And Bombers' on the spine and centre labels.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 2313
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): S 89059 A-1 75 Ⅱ Made in Germany
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, stamped): S 89059 B-1 75 Ⅱ Made in Germany

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