CamelRain Dances

Label:Decca – 531 4610, Universal UMC – 531 4610
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Sony DADC
Style:Prog Rock


1First Light4:59
3Tell Me4:07
4Highways To The Sun4:30
6One Of These Days I'll Get An Early Night5:54
9Rain Dances2:58
Bonus Tracks
10Highways To The Sun (Single Version)4:00
11First Light5:01
15Highways To The Sun4:59
16One Of These Days I'll Get An Early Night4:12

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  • Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bass Flute, Concert FluteMel Collins
  • Arranged By [Brass Arrangements]Mel Collins (tracks: 1 to 10)
  • BassRichard Sinclair
  • Coordinator [Project Co-ordination By For Universal By]Joe Black
  • Design [CD Design]Phil Smee
  • Design [Original Sleeve Design]Paul Henry (6)
  • Drums [Tunisian Clay Drums]Andy Ward (2) (tracks: 8)
  • Drums, Other [Money], Percussion, Ocarina [Nocarina], Other [Teeth], Finger Cymbals, Rototoms, Glockenspiel, Percussion [Liquid Boo Bams], Other [Cheek And Turkish Ring], Whistle [Swanee Whistle]Andy Ward (2)
  • Engineer [Assistant Engineer]Dave Hutchins (tracks: 1 to 10)
  • Guitar [6 String Guitar], Twelve-String Guitar, Panpipes, Fretless Bass, Backing Vocals, Flute, Acoustic Guitar, VocalsAndrew Latimer
  • Guitar [Pizzicato Guitars], Piano [Treated Piano]Andrew Latimer (tracks: 9)
  • HarpFiona Hibbert (tracks: 7)
  • IllustrationBob Searles
  • Lead Vocals, Harmony Vocals [Harmonies]Richard Sinclair (tracks: 3)
  • Liner NotesMark Powell
  • Photography ByTrevor Rogers (2)
  • ProducerCamel (tracks: 1 to 10), Rhett Davies (tracks: 1 to 10)
  • Remastered By [24-Bit Digital Remastering By]Paschal Byrne
  • Research [CD Reissue Research], Compiled By [Compilation], Reissue ProducerMark Powell
  • Soprano SaxophoneMel Collins (tracks: 9)
  • Sounds [Rhythm And Feedback], Bass Guitar, Other [Sore Fingers]Andrew Latimer (tracks: 8)
  • Sounds [Umbrella]Andy* (tracks: 9), Mel* (tracks: 9), Richard* (tracks: 9)
  • Synthesizer [Mini Moog], Electric Piano, Piano [Acoustic Piano], Other [Random Notes], BellsEno* (tracks: 7)
  • Synthesizer [Mini Moog], Synthesizer [String Synthesizer], Electric Piano, Piano [Acoustic Piano], Clavinet, Organ, Talking Drum, Horn [Car Horn], Other [Smurd]Peter Bardens
  • Synthesizer [String Synthesizer], Guitar [Fuzz Guitars]Andrew Latimer (tracks: 7)
  • Tape Op [Tape Op Extraordinaire]Greg Cobb (tracks: 1 to 10)
  • Transferred By [Analogue To Digital Transfers By]Ben Wiseman
  • TromboneMalcolm Griffiths (tracks: 6, 8)
  • TrumpetMartin Drover (tracks: 6, 8)
  • Vocals [1st Vocal]Richard Sinclair (tracks: 5)


Standard jewel case with clear tray including 16-page stapled booklet.

Tracks 11-16: taken from BBC 'Sight And Sound' In Concert 1977.

Analogue to digital transfers at The Audio Archiving Company.

Although the tracklistings on the CD, back cover & insert booklet list tracks 4, 10 & 15 as versions of "Highways To The Sun" on previous releases of this album it is titled "Highways Of The Sun". Page 11 of this booklet references it that way when referring to its release as a single.

Tracks 11 - 16 ℗ BBC Music
This compilation:
℗ 2009 Decca Music Group Ltd.
© 2009 Decca Music Group Ltd.
Made in EU

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 0600753146101
  • Barcode (Text): 6 00753 14610 1
  • Label Code: LC 00171
  • Rights Society: BIEM SABAM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variants 1 & 2): Sony DADC [Universal logo] 5314610 13 A00
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1 & 2): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 946P
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 94K1

Other Versions (5 of 91)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Rain Dances (LP, Album)Decca6376 122Netherlands1977
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Rain Dances (LP, Album, Stereo)Nova (6), Gama (3), Nova (6), Gama (3)6.23261 AO, 6.23261Germany1977
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Rain Dances (LP, Album)Decca, DeccaXZAL 15 297 p, XZAL 15 298 pPortugal1977
New Submission
Rain Dances (Cassette, Album, Stereo, Grey Cassette)Decca, Gama (3)KTXC-R 124UK1977
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Rain Dances (LP, Album, Stereo)Gama (3), DeccaTXS-R 124UK1977




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