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Elton John - Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player album mp3
Title:
Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player
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Style:
Pop Rock, Classic Rock
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1684 mb
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Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player is the sixth studio album by Elton John. Released in January, 1973 by DJM Records, it was John's sixth normal studio album release, and was his second straight No. 1 album in the US, yielding his first No. 1 single in both the US and Canada: "Crocodile Rock"

A2. Teacher I Need You. Acoustic Guitar – Davey Backing Vocals – Davey, Dee, Nigel Bass – Dee Drums – Nigel Piano, Mellotron – Elton.

A2. Acoustic Guitar – Davey Backing Vocals – Davey, Dee, Nigel Mellotron – Elton.

Elton John 1973 Don t Shoot Me I m Only the Piano Player – 4 Blues For My Baby And Me. 3:54. 1973 - Don t Shoot Me I m Only the Piano Player - Elton John – Daniel. Elton John – Crocodile Rock (1973г.

Band Name Elton John. Album Name Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player. Data de lançamento Janeiro 1973. Labels Mercury Records. 2. 04:10. 4. Blues for My Baby and Me. 05:39. 6. Have Mercy on the Criminal. 7. I'm Gonna Be a Teenage Idol.

03 - Elderberry Wine. 04 - Blues For My Baby And M. lac. 05 - Midnight Creeper. 06 - Have Mercy On The Criminal. 07 - I'm Going To Be A Teenage Idol. 08 - Texan Love Song. 10 - High-Flying Bird. 11 - Screw You (Young Man's Blues) (Bonus Track). 12 - Jack Rabbit (Bonus Track). 13 - Whenever You're Ready (We'll Go Steady Again) (Bonus Track). 14 - Skyline Pigeon (Piano Version) (Bonus Track).

was also, according to John, the first album during which he felt comfortable experimenting with his vocal performances and style. The album's title comes from something Elton said during an evening spent with Groucho Marx. After an evening of constant ribbing from Marx, Elton's comeback was to hold his hands up and say, "Don't shoot me, I'm only the piano player. The album's cover photograph, which shows a young couple outside a movie theatre whose marquee reads: Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player. Elton John – vocals, piano (tracks 2-4, 6, 7, 9, 10), Fender Rhodes (tracks 1, 5), Leslie piano (track 7), Farfisa, Hammond organ (track 9), harmonium (8), mellotron (1, 2).

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Daniel
Banjo – Davey JohnstoneMaracas – Nigel OlssonMellotron [Flute] – Elton JohnSynthesizer [A.r.p.] – Ken Scott
3:52
A2 Teacher I Need You
Backing Vocals – Davey Johnstone, Dee Murray, Nigel OlssonMellotron – Elton John
4:08
A3 Elderberry Wine
Arranged By [Brass] – Gus DudgeonSaxophone – Alain Hatot, Jean-Louis ChautempsTrombone – Jacques BolognesiTrumpet – Ivan Jullien
3:34
A4 Blues For My Baby And Me
Arranged By [Orchestra] – Paul BuckmasterSitar – Davey Johnstone
5:38
A5 Midnight Creeper
Arranged By [Brass] – Gus DudgeonSaxophone – Alain Hatot, Jean-Louis ChautempsTrombone – Jacques BolognesiTrumpet – Ivan Jullien
3:53
B1 Have Mercy On The Criminal
Arranged By [Orchestra] – Paul Buckmaster
5:55
B2 I'm Going To Be A Teenage Idol
Arranged By [Brass] – Gus DudgeonBacking Vocals – Davey Johnstone, Dee Murray, Nigel OlssonSaxophone – Alain Hatot, Jean-Louis ChautempsTrombone – Jacques BolognesiTrumpet – Ivan Jullien
3:55
B3 Texan Love Song
Harmonium – Elton JohnMandolin – Davey Johnstone
3:33
B4 Crocodile Rock
Organ [Farfisa] – Elton John
3:56
B5 High Flying Bird
Backing Vocals – Davey Johnstone, Dee Murray, Nigel Olsson
4:10

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Studio Hérouville
  • Mixed At – Trident Studios

Credits

  • Art Direction, Design [Sleeve] – David Larkham, Michael Ross
  • Bass – Dee Murray
  • Drums – Nigel Olsson
  • Engineer – Ken Scott
  • Guitar – Davey Johnstone
  • Lyrics By – Bernie Taupin
  • Photography By – Bryan Forbes , Ed Caraeff, Maxine Taupin, Michael Ross
  • Piano, Music By – Elton John
  • Producer – Gus Dudgeon

Notes

On back of cover: "Stampato e distribuito dalla CGD Messaggerie Musicali spa, Vuia Quintiliano, 40. Milano 1985"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side One): 82 DJF 1152-1L - 21-3-85 DD cgd (logo)
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side Two): 82 DJF 1152-2L - 21-3-85 DD cgd (logo)
  • Rights Society: SIAE

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DJLPH 427, DJLPH.427 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(LP, Album, 1st) DJM Records , DJM Records DJLPH 427, DJLPH.427 UK 1973
424 616-4 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(Cass, Album, RE) DJM Records 424 616-4 Spain 1990
314-528 154-2 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(CD, Album, Comp, RM, Bon) The Rocket Record Company 314-528 154-2 Canada 1995
RMC 1104 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(Cass, Album) Ring RMC 1104 Hungary Unknown
86 569 IT Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(LP, Album, Gat) DJM Records 86 569 IT Germany 1972

Tracklist

1 Daniel 3:54
2 Teacher I Need You 4:09
3 Elderberry Wine 3:34
4 Blues For My Baby And Me 5:39
5 Midnight Creeper 3:52
6 Have Mercy On The Criminal 5:57
7 I'm Going To Be A Teenage Idol 3:55
8 Texan Love Song 3:33
9 Crocodile Rock 3:55
10 High Flying Bird 4:12
11 Screw You (Young Man's Blues) 4:12
12 Jack Rabbit 1:49
13 Whenever You're Ready (We'll Go Steady Again) 2:51
14 Skyline Pigeon [Piano Version] 3:54

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Universal International
  • Marketed By – Victor Entertainment, Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – This Record Co. Ltd.

Credits

  • Producer – Gus Dudgeon

Notes

Comes in a CD-sized papersleeve album replica (gatefold), with obi-strip, replica of original 12 page insert and insert of notes mostly in Japanese.

Tracks 11 to 14 are bonus tracks.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4988005281913
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L235
  • Matrix / Runout: PHCR-4017-1R V
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 4011
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DJLPH 427, DJLPH.427 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(LP, Album, 1st) DJM Records , DJM Records DJLPH 427, DJLPH.427 UK 1973
424 616-4 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(Cass, Album, RE) DJM Records 424 616-4 Spain 1990
314-528 154-2 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(CD, Album, Comp, RM, Bon) The Rocket Record Company 314-528 154-2 Canada 1995
RMC 1104 Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(Cass, Album) Ring RMC 1104 Hungary Unknown
86 569 IT Elton John Don't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player ‎(LP, Album, Gat) DJM Records 86 569 IT Germany 1972