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Atlantic SD 7208 (U.S.) / 2401 012 (U.K.)
Jimmy Page: Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin
Robert Plant: Lead Vocals, Harmonica
John Bonham: Drums, Backing Vocals
John Paul Jones: Bass, Electric Piano, Synth, Backing Vocals
Ian Stewart: Piano on Rock And Roll
Sandy Denny appears on The Battle of Evermore courtesy of Island Records

1. Black Dog 4:55 (Page/Plant/Jones)
Recorded in Dec 1970-Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Island Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
2. Rock and Roll 3:40 (Page/Plant/Jones/Bonham)
Recorded in Dec 1970-Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Island Studios and Olympic Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
3. The Battle of Evermore 5:38 (Page/Plant)
Recorded in Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed at Olympic Studios with George Chkiantz.
4. Stairway To Heaven 7:55 (Page/Plant)
Recorded in Feb. 1971 at Island Studios, London. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Island Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
5. Misty Mountain Hop 4:39 (Page/Plant/Jones)
Recorded in Dec 1970-Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Olympic Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
6. Four Sticks 4:49 (Page/Plant)
Recorded in Feb. 1971 at Island Studios, London. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Olympic Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
7. Going To California 3:36 (Page/Plant)
Recorded in Dec 1970-Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns. Mixed in Feb. 1971 at Olympic Studios, London, with Andy Johns.
8. When The Levee Breaks 7:08 (Page/Plant/Jones/Bonham/Memphis Minnie)
Recorded in Dec 1970-Jan 1971 at Headley Grange, Hampshire with the Rolling Stones Mobile Studio. Engineered by Andy Johns.

Length: 42:25

Recorded and mixed in October 1971 at Sunset Sound, Los Angeles
Engineered by Glyn Johns

Produced by Jimmy Page
Executive Producer: Peter Grant

Illustration "The Hermit" by: Barrington Colby M O M
Design Co-ordination: Graphreaks

1990 CD Mastering: Joe Sidore
Remastering: George Marino 

DELUXE EDITION BONUS DISC

1. Black Dog (Basic track with guitar overdubs) 4:34 (Jones/Page/Plant)
2. Rock And Roll (Alternate mix) 3:39 (Bonham/Jones/Page/Plant)
3. The Battle of Evermore (Mandolin/Guitar mix from Headley Grange) 4:13 (Page/Plant)
4. Stairway to Heaven (Sunset Sound mix) 8:03 (Page/Plant)
5. Misty Mountain Hop (Alternate mix) 4:45 (Jones/Page/Plant)
6. Four Sticks (Alternate mix) 4:33 (Page/Plant)
7. Going to California (Mandolin/Guitar mix) 3:34 (Page/Plant)
8. When the Levee Breaks (Alternate UK mix) 7:08 (Bonham/Jones/Minnie/Page/Plant)

Length: 40:32

2014 remastered CD engineering: John Davis

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