Nektar ‎– Down To Earth

Passport Records ‎– PPSD-98005
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold


A1 Astral Man 3:07
A2 Nelly The Elephant 5:02
A3 Early Morning Clown 3:21
A4 That’s Life 6:49
B1 Fidgety Queen 4:04
B2 Oh Willy 4:00
B3 Little Boy 3:03
B4 Show Me The Way 5:55
B5 Finale 1:36

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Recorded at Chipping Norton Studios, England, 22nd March to 1st April 1974.
Engineered (with help of the engineers handbook page 128 § 4). Remixed at Dierks Studios, Germany, 18th, 19th April and 13th to 15th June 1974.
Engineered (engineers handbook page 4 § 128 german version).
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York City.
"Astral Man" re-mixed at Air Studios, London, November 20, 1974.
"Early Morning Clown" re-mixed at Dierks Studios, Germany, November 2, 1974.

Front-photography filmed on location in the wastelands of Wandsworth, England.
All other photographs made at Circus Krone at their site in Dortmund, Germany.

Published world-wide by Bellver Musikverlag (Frankfort)
Sub-published in the U.S. and Canada by by Bleu Disque Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

℗ 1974, Bellaphon Records / © 1975 Passport Records, Inc. / Marketed by ABC Records, Inc.
Produced for Bellaphon/Bacilus Records

ABC marketing credit on sleeve only

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): PPSD-98005-A X STERLING RL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): PPSD-98005-B STERLING

Other Versions (5 of 31) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BLPS 19190 Q Nektar Down To Earth(LP, Album, Quad) Bellaphon / Bacilus Records BLPS 19190 Q Germany 1974 Sell This Version
DRS 1005 Nektar Down To Earth(LP, Album) Direction Records (2) DRS 1005 New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
UAG 29680 Nektar Down To Earth(LP, Album) United Artists Records UAG 29680 UK 1974 Sell This Version
BLPS 19190 Q Nektar Down To Earth(LP, Album, Quad, RP) Bacillus Records BLPS 19190 Q Germany 1974 Sell This Version
IECP-10056 Nektar Down To Earth(CD, Album, RE, Pap) WHD Entertainment, Inc. IECP-10056 Japan 2006 Sell This Version