|1||Where To Now St. Peter?|
Backing Vocals – Dee Murray, Nigel Olsson
|2||Come Down In Time||3:24|
|3||My Father's Gun||6:19|
|4||Ballad Of A Well-Known Gun||4:57|
|5||Talking Old Soldiers||4:05|
|6||Burn Down The Mission|
Acoustic Guitar – Mike EganBacking Vocals – Elton JohnCongas, Tambourine – Robin JonesOrgan – Brian Dee
Bass – Dee MurrayDrums – Nigel OlssonOrgan – Elton John
Composed By, Acoustic Guitar – Lesley Duncan
|9||Son Of Your Father|
Backing Vocals – Sue & Sunny
Acoustic Guitar [12-string] – Les ThatcherBacking Vocals – Ian DuckSteel Guitar – Gordon HuntleyViolin – Johnny Van Derek
|DJLPS 410, DJLPS.410||Elton John||Tumbleweed Connection (LP, Album, Gat)||DJM Records , DJM Records||DJLPS 410, DJLPS.410||UK||1970|
|93096, 73096||Elton John||Tumbleweed Connection (LP, Album, RE, Gat)||UNI Records, UNI Records||93096, 73096||US||1971|
|6376 452, STEREO 6376 452||Elton John||Tumbleweed Connection (LP, Album)||DJM Records , DJM Records||6376 452, STEREO 6376 452||Netherlands||1970|
|DJLPS 410, DJLPS.410||Elton John||Tumbleweed Connection (LP, Album)||DJM Records , DJM Records||DJLPS 410, DJLPS.410||UK||1970|
|FL-2023||Elton John||Tumbleweed Connection (LP, Unofficial)||First Record||FL-2023||Taiwan||Unknown|
- Acoustic Guitar – Caleb Quaye (tracks: 1, 3, 5, 6), Les Thatcher (tracks: 2, 10)
- Arranged By – Paul Buckmaster
- Art Direction, Design [Sleeve] – David Larkham
- Backing Vocals – Dusty Springfield (tracks: 1, 5), Kay Garner (tracks: 1, 4, 5), Lesley Duncan (tracks: 1, 4, 5, 7), Madeline Bell (tracks: 1, 4, 5), Tony Burrows (tracks: 1, 5), Tony Hazzard (tracks: 1, 5)
- Bass – Dave Glover (tracks: 1, 4 to 6), Herbie Flowers (tracks: 2, 3, 10)
- Bass [Acoustic] – Chris Laurence (tracks: 1, 10)
- Coordinator – Steve Brown
- Drums – Barry Morgan (tracks: 2, 3, 10)
- Drums, Percussion – Roger Pope (tracks: 1, 4 to 6)
- Engineer – Robin Geoffrey Cable
- Harmonica – Ian Duck (tracks: 3, 4)
- Lead Guitar – Caleb Quaye (tracks: 1, 4 to 6)
- Photography By [Cover] – Ian Digby-Ovens
- Photography By [Inside Sleeve] – Barrie Wentzell, David Larkham, Ian Digby-Ovens
- Piano – Elton John (tracks: 1, 3 to 6, 8 to 10)
- Producer – Gus Dudgeon
- Written-By – Elton John & Bernie Taupin (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 10)
Recorder At Trident Studios
© 170 MCA Records
℗ 1970 This Record Co. Ltd.
All songs published by Dick James Music Ltd., London except:
"Love Song" published by Blue Seas Music, Inc./Jac Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)
Ultradisc™ Japan 24 KT Gold CD from Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab "Original Master Recording" collection.Originally released 1970
Bonus tracks: Program 2, B4 and B5
- Label Code: 314-528 155-4
- Barcode: 0 15775 15432 2
- Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): UDCD 543 SP-7RA
- Manufactured By – Island Records – C111939
- Manufactured By – MFSL, Inc.
- Distributed By – MFSL, Inc.
- Licensed From – MCA Records
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – This Record Co. Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – MCA Records
- Published By – Dick James Music Ltd.
- Published By – Blue Seas Music, Inc.
- Published By – JAC Music Co., Inc.
- Recorded At – Trident Studios
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