For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night

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For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 5, 1973
StudioTolling Park Studios; Chipping Norton Recording Studios; Decca Studios, West Hampstead
GenreProgressive rock, Canterbury scene
Length45:43
LabelDeram
ProducerDavid Hitchcock
Caravan chronology
Waterloo Lily
(1972)
For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night
(1973)
Caravan and the New Symphonia
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night is the 1973 and fifth studio album released by the Canterbury scene band Caravan.[2] Richard Sinclair and Steve Miller left the band prior to the recording of this album.[3] They were replaced by John G. Perry and the returning Dave Sinclair. Viola player Geoff Richardson was added to the band.

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Pye Hastings, except where noted.

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Memory Lain, Hugh / Headloss"9:19
2."Hoedown"3:20
3."Surprise, Surprise"4:07
4."C'thlu Thlu"6:15
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
5."The Dog, The Dog, He's at It Again" 5:58
6."Be All Right / Chance of a Lifetime" 6:37
7."L'Auberge du Sanglier / A Hunting We Shall Go / Pengola / Backwards / A Hunting We Shall Go (reprise)"Pye Hastings, John G. Perry, Mike Ratledge10:07

The following bonus tracks were included on the 2001 remastered edition of the CD.

Personnel[edit]

Caravan
Additional personnel

Releases[edit]

Year Type Label Catalog #
1973 LP Deram SDLR12
1973 LP London 627
1991 CD Polydor Records PO 1836
1999 CD Deram 820971
2001 remaster CD Decca 8829802
2001 CD Decca 9060
2002 CD Universal/Island 2392
2005 CD Universal International 882980
2007 CD Eclectic Discs 1303
2014 SACD Universal UIGY-9545

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Planer, Lindsay (2011). "For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night - Caravan | AllMusic". AllMusic.com. Retrieved 23 June 2011.
  2. ^ a b "AllMusic: For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night > Overview". www.AllMusic.com. Retrieved 2009-04-13.
  3. ^ "CARAVAN For Girls Who Grow Plump in the Night music reviews and MP3". www.progarchives.com. Retrieved 2009-04-13.
  4. ^ CD Insert

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