I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
with Linda Thompson
current status: in-print in the U.K. (with bonus tracks);
re-issue: Island Records CD, CID-9266, UK
out-of-print in the U.S.
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.