Manfred Manns Earth Band - Messin
Rock
Label: Vertigo ‎– 6360 087
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Country: UK
Date of released: 1973
Category: Rock
Style: Pop Rock, Prog Rock, Classic Rock
Genre: Rock
Musician: Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Album's name: Messin'
ZIP archive size: 1446

Manfred Manns Earth Band - Messin


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Messin'
Written-By – Hugg*
10:00
A2 Buddah
Written-By – Mann*, Rogers*
7:00
A3 Cloudy Eyes
Written-By – Mann*
5:30
B1 Get Your Rocks Off
Written-By – Dylan*
3:00
B2 Sadjoy
Written-By – Mann*
4:30
B3 Black And Blue
Written-By – Chain
6:43
B4 Mardi Gras Day
Written-By – Dr. John Creaux*
3:00

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Maximum Sound Studios
  • Published By – Leon Henry Music Ltd.
  • Published By – B. Feldman & Co. Ltd.
  • Published By – Big Ben Music Ltd.
  • Published By – United Artists
  • Pressed By – Phonodisc B.V.
  • Lacquer Cut At – Phonodisc Ltd.

Credits

  • Backing Vocals – Judith Powell, Liza Strike, Ruby James, Vicki Brown
  • Bass Guitar – Colin Pattenden
  • Design [Sleeve Design] – William Stone & Associates
  • Drums [Fibes] – Chris Slade
  • Engineer – John Edwardes*
  • Engineer [Co-] – Laurence Latham* (tracks: B2)
  • Guitar, Vocals – Mick Rogers
  • Illustration – Peter Goodfellow
  • Management – Harry Maloney
  • Performer [Machines, Zoo] – Laurie Baker (tracks: A1)
  • Producer – Manfred Mann
  • Sleeve [Concept] – Peter Hignett
  • Synthesizer, Organ – Manfred Mann
  • Tape Op [Tape Operator] – Laurence Latham*

Notes

Recorded at Maximum Sound Studios, London, 1973.

Manufactured and Printed in England (P)1973
Track A1: Leon Henry Music Ltd.
Track A2, A3 & B2: B. Feldman & Co. Ltd.
Track B1: Big Ben Music Ltd.
Track B3: United Artists.
Track B4: MCPS

Released in a gatefold cover (De Luxe) with a die-cut hole in the front panel.
No track duration listed for track B3 on label.
This is the UK release of the album which was called "Get Your Rocks Off" in the US with a slightly different track listing and different artwork.

This edition has 'Made in England' printed over RPM on label.
For earliest version (without 'Made in England') please see Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Messin'

Track B3 duration's not mentioned on record or sleeve. Track duration's taken by timing

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: 6360087 1Y // 2 ∇ 420 1 1 1 0 04
  • Matrix / Runout: 6360087 2Y // 2 ∇ 420 1 1 1 0 04

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
6360 087 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Messin' ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Vertigo 6360 087 Germany Unknown
MANNLP005 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Messin' ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) Creature Music MANNLP005 Europe 2016
6360 087 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Messin' ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Vertigo 6360 087 New Zealand 1973
RME CD 7 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Messin' ‎(CD, Album, RE) Cohesion RME CD 7 Europe Unknown
COMME 7 Manfred Mann's Earth Band Messin' ‎(LP, Album, RE) Cohesion COMME 7 UK 1990

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