The Light Shines On was a compilation album by Electric Light Orchestra (ELO). This is the second Harvest compilation of their early years with the label, followed in 1979 by volume 2.
All songs written by Jeff Lynne, except where noted.
- Side one
- "Roll Over Beethoven" (Single version) (Chuck Berry)
- "In Old England Town" (Instrumental)
- "Look at Me Now" (Roy Wood)
- Side two
- "Mr. Radio"
- "The Battle of Marston Moor" (July 2nd, 1644) (Wood)
- "Whisper in the Night" (Wood)
- "10538 Overture" (Single version)
- Jeff Lynne – bass, percussion, piano, guitar, vocals, Moog synthesizer
- Roy Wood – guitar, bass, clarinet, percussion, bassoon, cello, oboe, recorder, vocals, slide guitar
- Bev Bevan – percussion, drums
- Bill Hunt – French horn
- Steve Woolam – violin
- Mike de Albuquerque – bass, vocals
- Mike Edwards – cello
- Wilfred Gibson – violin
- Richard Tandy – Moog synthesizer, piano, guitar, harmonium
- Colin Walker – cello