Phonographic Copyright ℗ – United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
Copyright © – United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
Copyright © – Jet Music Inc.
Recorded At – Musicland Studios
Mixed At – Musicland Studios
Manufactured By – United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
Distributed By – United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
Arranged By [Orchestra And Choral Arrangements] – Jeff Lynne, Louis Clark, Richard Tandy
Art Direction, Design – Ria Lewerke
Art Direction, Design [With] – Kosh*
Cello [William Lewis Cello] – Hugh McDowell, Melvyn Gale
Conductor [Orchestra] – Louis Clark
Drums [Slingerland, Remo Roto Toms, Avedis Ziljian Cymbals, Slingerland 'Bev Bevan’ Drumsticks, Remo Drum Heads], Gong, Percussion [Various Instruments], Backing Vocals – Bev Bevan
Effects [Special Effects] – Mack (2)
Engineer – Mack (2)
Illustration [Cover] – Shusei Nagaoka
Lacquer Cut By – SR/2*
Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar [Gibson EDS 1275, Les Paul Custom, Marauder, Ovation 1615/4, 1619/4], Electric Piano [Wurlitzer E.P. 200], Synthesizer [Mini-Moog], Percussion – Jeff Lynne
Lyrics By – Jeff Lynne
Music By – Jeff Lynne
Other [Dance Sequence By] – Spratley´s Dancing Academy
Other [Spratley´s Dancing Academy Featuring] – Bladys Turvis, Goreen Turvis
Photography [Portraits] – Michael Bryan (4)
Producer – Jeff Lynne
Synthesizer [Polymoog, Mini-Moog, ARP 2600, Odyssey, Omni, Sequencer, Minus Noise Mixer, SLM Concert Spectrum], Electric Piano [Wurlitzer E.P. 200, Yamaha C 7B Piano], Mellotron [M 400], Clavinet [Hohner], Guitar [Gibson S.G. Custom] – Richard Tandy
Violin [Barcus Berry Violin] – Mik Kaminski
Vocals, Backing Vocals, Bass [Gibson G.3], Percussion – Kelly Groucutt
Gatefold-sleeve. Each LP is housed in a glossy card lyric sleeve. Comes with foldout-poster with pics of the band members.
Issued with a die-cut punch-out paper „ELO Spaceship” model (the individual parts „punch-out” to form a space ship with ELO Logo and band name on it) and an ELO Souvenir / Fan Club special offer with Fan Club membership fees, options to order ELO poster and T-shirt via mail order.
Two pressing rings on both LP’s (approx. 35mm and 70mm with outer ring being a „muffin top”) an indication of an Allied or PRC pressing but there is no other indication on labels/runouts.
Smaller „UA”-logo at 12 o’clock and different typeface for song titles on labels, compared to Electric Light Orchestra – Out Of The Blue
© ℗ 1977 United Artists Music & Records Group Inc.
Manufactured & distributed by
United Artists Music & Records Group Inc.
Los Angeles, California 90028
Printed in U.S.A. All rights reserved
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Matrix / Runout (Runout A stamp; P HL SR/2 etch [Var 1]): JT LA – 823 -A P HL SR/2
Matrix / Runout (Runout B stamp; P HL SR/2 etch [Var 1]): JT LA – 823 – B P HL SR/2
Matrix / Runout (Runout C stamp; P HL SR/2 etch [Var 1]): JT LA – 823 – C P HL SR/2
Matrix / Runout (Runout D stamp; P HL SR/2 etch [Var 1]): JT LA – 823 – D PHL SR/2