Better by Far

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Better by Far
Caravan-better by far.jpg
Studio album by Caravan
Released July 26, 1977
Recorded March - April 1977, Utopia Studios, London
Genre Progressive rock, Canterbury scene
Length 43:25
Label Arista
Producer Tony Visconti
Caravan chronology
Blind Dog at St. Dunstans
(1976)Blind Dog at St. Dunstans1976
Better by Far
(1977)
The Album
(1980)The Album1980
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AllMusic 1.5/5 stars link

Better by Far is a 1977 release by Canterbury scene rock band Caravan.

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Pye Hastings, except where noted.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Feelin' Alright" 3:31
2. "Behind You" 5:04
3. "Better by Far" 3:27
4. "Silver Strings" (Geoff Richardson) 3:58
5. "The Last Unicorn" (Geoff Richardson) 5:52
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Give Me More" 4:40
2. "Man in a Car" (Jan Schelhaas) 5:43
3. "Let It Shine" 4:27
4. "Nightmare" 6:23

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel
  • Vicki Brown – vocals on "Give Me More"
  • Fiona Hibbert – harp on "Man in a Car"
  • Tony Visconti – recorders on "The Last Unicorn"; electric double bass on "Man in a Car"

Releases[edit]

  • 1977: LP - Arista 4134
  • 1977: LP - Arista 1008
  • 2004: CD - Eclectic Discs 1018
  • 2005: CD - Eclectic Discs 1018
  • 2005: CD - Eclectic Discs 230456

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