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Harry Chapin - Short Stories

Harry Chapin - Short Stories
  • Performer Harry Chapin
  • Title Short Stories
  • Date of release 1973
  • Country US
  • Style Folk Rock, Soft Rock
  • Label Elektra
  • Catalog number EKS-75065, 75065
  • Other formats Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
  • Genre Rock
  • Size MP3 1313 mb
  • Size FLAC 1252 mb
  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 334


1Song Man3:13
2Mr. Tanner5:08
3There's A Lot Of Lonely People Tonight3:39
6Old College Avenue4:25
7Short Stories4:35
8They Call Her Easy4:03
9Mail Order Annie
Harmonica – Dave Armstrong
10Song For Myself5:00


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
K 42155Harry Chapin Short Stories ‎(LP, Album)ElektraK 42155UK1973
ET-85065Harry Chapin Short Stories ‎(8-Trk, Album)ElektraET-85065US1973
EKS-75065, 75065Harry Chapin Short Stories ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat)Elektra, ElektraEKS-75065, 75065USUnknown
75065, EKS-75065Harry Chapin Short Stories ‎(LP, Album, Promo, Gat)Elektra, Elektra75065, EKS-75065US1973
EKS 75065Harry Chapin Short Stories ‎(LP, Album)ElektraEKS 75065Australia1974


  • Backing VocalsJeanne French, Jeb Hart, Rob White , Tomi Lee Bradley
  • BassJohn Wallace
  • CelloMichael Masters
  • DrumsBobby Carlin, Buddy Salzman, Jim Chapin
  • Edited BySteve Chapin, Tom Chapin
  • Engineer [Mix]Stan Agol
  • Engineer [Recording]Billy Rose II
  • Flute, Oboe, Piccolo Flute, English HornHarold Keinz
  • Guitar [Lead]Ron Palmer
  • OrchestraIrving Spice
  • Photography – Ruth Bernal, Steve Stout
  • Producer, Arranged By, KeyboardsPaul Leka
  • Written By – Harry Chapin


Similar to Harry Chapin - Short Stories. Label perimeter print "Elektra Records, 15 Columbus Circle, New York City 10023" with no mention of Warner Bros.

Recorded summer 1973 in Bridgeport, Connecticut and Los Angeles.
Mixed at Studio A, Elektra Sound Recorders, L.A.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): EKS 75065-A-2 ESR-TD-11-1-73 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): EKS 75065-B1 ESR-TD 11-1-73 C
  • Other (Price code): 0598
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched Variant 2): EKS 75065-A-1 ESR-TD-11-1-73
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched Variant 2): EKS 75065-B-2 ESR-TD 11-1-73 C


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra Records
  • Copyright (c) – Elektra Records
  • Manufactured By – Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records



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