Manfred Mann's Earth Band ‎– Solar Fire

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Bronze ‎– ILPS 9265
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A1 Father Of Day, Father Of Night
Written-By – Bob Dylan
9:57
A2 In The Beginning, Darkness
Written-By – Slade*, Mann*, Rogers*
5:25
A3 Pluto The Dog
Written-By – Slade*, Pattenden*, Mann*, Rogers*
2:50
B1 Solar Fire
Written-By – Slade*, Rogers*
5:18
B2 Saturn, Lord Of The Ring / Mercury, The Winged Messenger
Written-By – Mann*, Rogers*
6:36
B3 Earth: The Circle Part Two
Written-By – Mann*
3:52
B4 Earth: The Circle Part One
Written-By – Mann*
3:16

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From cover (rear):
Recorded at the Workhouse, Old Kent Road, London, 1973.
Special thanks to John Pantry for his invaluable contributions.
Management H.M.M. 490 Old Kent Road, London SE1
Manufactured & distributed for Island Records Ltd.

From inner gatefold:
Solar: Concerned with, determined by the sun
Fire: Active principle operative in combustion.
The Concise Oxford Dictionary

From Centre labels:
Manfred Mann's Earthband [Variant of artist's name]
℗ 1973 Bronze Records Ltd.
Manufactured and distributed by [Island 'i' logo appears] Island Records Limited
[Side A:] Published by B. Feldman & Co Ltd, except ✝Big Ben Music Ltd [Note: Index sign '✝' refers to Track A1]
[Side B:] Published by B. Feldman & Co Ltd

Other info:
Track titles given as on cover.
Inconsistency: The cover lists 'Manfred Mann and Earthband' as the producer, the label only 'Manfred Mann'.

Another pressing please see: Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Solar Fire

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): ILPS.9265-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): ILPS.9265-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped): ILPS 9265 A-2 GL 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped): ILPS 9265 B-1U RG 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched): BILBO

Other Versions (5 of 96) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
96.515 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Solar Fire(CD, Album) Carrere 96.515 France Unknown Sell This Version
610 590, 610 590-222 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Solar Fire(CD, Album) Bronze, Bronze 610 590, 610 590-222 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
ILPS 9265 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Solar Fire(LP, Album, Gat) Bronze ILPS 9265 Scandinavia 1973 Sell This Version
87 515 XOT Manfred Mann's Earthband* Solar Fire(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Bronze 87 515 XOT Germany 1974 Sell This Version
28.778-I Manfred Mann's Earth Band Solar Fire(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Bronze 28.778-I Spain 1981 Sell This Version

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