1. When I Get To The Border

2. The Calvary Cross

3. Withered And Died 

4. I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight 

5. Down Where The Drunkards Roll 

6. We Sing Hallelujah 

7. Has He Got A Friend For Me 

8. The Little Beggar Girl 

9. The End of the Rainbow 

10. The Great Valerio 

12. Together Again (live)




with Linda Thompson


Updated: 6.20.04


current status: in-print in the U.K. (with bonus tracks);
out-of-print in the U.S.

ILPS-9266 UK re-issue: Island Records CD, CID-9266, UK

re-issue: Hannibal Records LP, CGLP-4407, USA

re-issue: Hannibal Records CD, CGCD-4407, USA

re-issue: Island Records c.d., IMCD-304, U.K., 2004


Note:Also briefly available as part of the USA two LP set Live (more or less)


Tracks 1-10 as listed above comprise the "original" complete and proper version of 

"I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight"


Bonus tracks on the 2004 Island U.K. c.d. re-issue:

11. "I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight" (live),

12. "Together Again" (live), 

13. "The Calvary Cross" (live)


"Together Again" written by Buck Owens


All other songs written by Richard Thompson and published by Warlock Music Ltd.


Produced by Richard Thompson and John Wood

Recorded at Sound Techniques Studio, London

Engineered by John Wood


Richard and Linda Thompson with:

Simon Nicol: dulcimer

Timi Donald: drums

Pat Donaldson: bass

John Kirkpatrick: Anglo-concertina and accordion

Brian Gulland: krummhorn

Richard Harvey: krummhorn

Royston Wood: backing vocal (We Sing Hallelujah)

Trevor Lucas: backing vocal (Down Where The Drunkards Roll)

CWS (Manchester) Silver Band


The three Island-U.K. re-issue bonus tracks are previously unreleased and were recorded live at The Roundhouse, London, September 7, 1975 with John Kirkpatrick, button accordion; Pat Donaldson, bass; Dave Mattacks, drums.