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Shoot Out the Lights
Hannibal Records  1982
1. Don't Renege On Our Love
2. Walking On A Wire
3. A Man In Need
4. Just The Motion
5. Shoot Out The Lights
6. Back Street Slide
7. Did She Jump Or Was She Pushed
8. Wall Of Death
9. Living In Luxury

with Linda Thompson

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current status: in-print

re-issue: Hannibal Records CD, HNCD-1303, UK and USA
[original c.d. including single b-side, "Living in Luxury," subsequently deleted on later c.d.'s]
re-issue: Hannibal Records 20-bit gold CD, HNCD-81303, USA
re-issue: Hannibal Records SACD, HNCD-1470, U.S.A., 2004
re-issue: Hannibal/Rykodisc/Videoarts Music Inc., VACK-1288, Japan (this Japanese reissue is the only cd subsequent to the original US cd to include "Living In Luxry")
re-issue: Hannibal/Ryko/Rhino Handmade, RHM2-523875, 2-cd set, U.S.A., 2010(with bonus live cd)
Shoot Out The Lights (expanded and remastered)

Did She Jump Or Was She Pushed? witten by Richard and Linda Thompson and published by Beeswing Music
All other songs written by Richard Thompson and published by Beeswing Music

Produced by Joe Boyd
Recorded and mixed in Olympic Studios, Chelsea, London (formerly Sound Techniques)
Engineered by Bill Gill

Richard Thompson: vocals, lead guitar, accordeon, hammered dulcimer
Linda Thompson: vocals
Simon Nicol: rhythm guitar
Dave Pegg: bass on A Man In Need, Back Street Slide, Did She Jump Or Was She Pushed, and Wall Of Death
Pete Zorn: backing vocals; bass on Don't Renege On Our Love, Walking On A Wire, It's Just The Motion, and Shoot Out The lights
David Mattacks: drums

The Watersons (Norma, Mike, Lal, and Martin Carthy): backing vocals
Clive Gregson: backing vocals
Stephen Corbett: cornet
Brian Jones: cornet
Phil Goodwin: tuba
Stephen Barnett: trombone
Mark Cutts: trombone