Farewell Andromeda

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Farewell Andromeda
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Studio album by John Denver
Released June 1973
Genre Folk
Label RCA
Producer Milton Okun
John Denver chronology
Rocky Mountain High
(1972)
Farewell Andromeda
(1973)
Back Home Again
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars [1]

Farewell Andromeda is the seventh album by American singer-songwriter John Denver, released in June 1973. The LP made Billboard's Top 20, reaching #16, with three singles subsequently released: "I'd Rather Be A Cowboy" [#62 POP, #25 AC], "Farewell Andromeda" [#89 POP, #20 AC] and "Please, Daddy" [#69 POP, #69 C&W].

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by John Denver; except where indicated

Side one[edit]

  1. "I'd Rather Be a Cowboy (Lady's Chains)" - 4:10
  2. "Berkeley Woman'" (Bryan Bowers) - 3:32
  3. "Please Daddy (Don't Get Drunk This Christmas)" (Bill Danoff, Taffy Nivert) - 2:56
  4. "Angel from Montgomery" (John Prine) - 4:47
  5. "River of Love" (J.M. Sommers) - 3:35

Side two[edit]

  1. "Rocky Mountain Suite (Cold Nights In Canada)" - 3:01
  2. "Whiskey Basin Blues" - 2:47
  3. "Sweet Misery" (Hoyt Axton) - 3:36
  4. "Zachary and Jennifer" - 2:00
  5. "We Don't Live Here No More" (Bill Danoff) - 4:03
  6. "Farewell Andromeda (Welcome To My Morning)" - 4:04

Personnel[edit]

  • John Denver — guitar, vocals
  • Eric Weissberg — banjo, steel guitar
  • Jan Camp Garrett — mandolin, vocals
  • Victor Garrett — bass, vocals
  • Lawrence Gottlieb — steel guitar, vocals
  • Lee Holdridge — string arrangements
  • Michael Holmes — piano
  • Richard Kniss — bass
  • Herb Lovelle — drums
  • George Marge — horn
  • Frank Owens — piano
  • Paul Prestopino — guitar, autoharp
  • John Sommers — banjo, guitar, mandolin, vocals
  • Toots Thielemans — harmonica
  • Don Wardell — Executive Producer
  • Bryan Bowers — autoharp
  • Chip Taylor, Steve Chapin, Bill Danoff, Taffy Danoff,Steve Mandell, Martin Habib — vocals

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