Showdown is an Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) compilation album, covering their Harvest Records years. It is the first in a very long line of Electric Light Orchestra compilation albums. It was also the first time the hit single "Showdown" featured on an album in the UK. All songs written by Jeff Lynne, except where noted. Side one. "10538 Overture" – 5:28. From the Sun to the World" (Boogie N. ) – 8:15. Whisper in the Night" (Roy Wood) – 4:44.
Electric Light Orchestra - No Answer (USA). Album, Декабрь 1971, Harvest Records. Enhanced CD section includes memorabilia and original promotional film for 10538 Overture. DISC 2 (First Light). 1. Brian Matthew Introduces ELO (4/02/1972).
All songs written by Jeff Lynne, except where noted. John Van der Kiste Jeff Lynne: Electric Light Orchestra - Before and After 2017 "In June 2005, a twentytrack compilation of material, containing most of hits since 'Showdown', All Over The World: The Very Best Of Electric Light Orchestra, became the ultimate representation of their back catalogue, peaked at No 6 in Britain. v. e. Electric Light Orchestra.
Showdown" is a 1973 song written by Jeff Lynne and recorded by the Electric Light Orchestra (ELO). It was the band's last contemporary recording to be released on the Harvest label. In the US the song was included on the album On the Third Day (1973), while in the UK the song was omitted from that album but featured a year later on the band's first compilation album, also entitled Showdown. In 2006 the remastered issue of On the Third Day would feature the song on the album on both sides of the Atlantic for the first time. It was released as a single and reached No 12 in the UK Singles Chart and No 9 on the Norwegian chart VG-lista. The song showed a change of style for ELO, with a funkier backbeat beneath the band's trademark sweeping strings, and the inclusion of a clavinet.
This song is by Electric Light Orchestra and appear. his song has been covered by ELO Part II under the title "Showdown". She cried to the southern windAbout a love that was sure to endEvery dream in her heart was goneHeadin' for a showdown. Bad dreamer, what's your name?Looks like we're ridin' on the same trainLooks as though there'll be more painThere's gonna be a showdown. And it's rainin' all over the worldIt's raining all over the worldTonight, the longest night.
|A1||10538 Overture (Long Version)|
|A2||From The Sun To The World (Boogie No.1)|
|A3||Whisper In The Night|
|A4||Queen Of The Hours|
|B1||Roll Over Beethoven|
|B2||First Movement (Jumping Biz)|
|B3||In Old England Town (Boogie No.2)|
|7C 038-05698||Electric Light Orchestra||Showdown (LP, Comp)||Harvest||7C 038-05698||Sweden||Unknown|
|SHSP 4037||Electric Light Orchestra||Showdown (LP, Comp, Pin)||Harvest||SHSP 4037||Australia||1974|
|8316||Electric Light Orchestra||Showdown (LP, Comp, Promo)||Harvest||8316||Argentina||1973|
|SHSP 4037||Electric Light Orchestra||Showdown (LP, Comp)||Harvest||SHSP 4037||Australia||1974|
|5C 038-05698||Electric Light Orchestra||Masters Of Rock - Electric Light Orchestra Showdown (LP, Comp)||Harvest||5C 038-05698||Netherlands||1974|