Warren Zevon releases his third album : ‘Excitable Boy’ featuring ‘Werewolves of London’ (1978)

Warren Zevon’s ‘Excitable Boy’ feat. ‘Werewolves of London’ is his third (and best-selling of his career) studio album released on January 18, 1978 by Asylum Records.

Track Listing : 1.Johnny Strikes Up The Band (Warren Zevon) – 02:49 . 2.Roland The Headless Thompson Gunner (David Lindell, Warren Zevon) – 03:47 . 3.Excitable Boy (Leroy Marinell, Warren Zevon) – 02:40 . 4.Werewolves Of London (Leroy Marinell, Waddy Wachtel, Warren Zevon) – 03:27 . 5.Accidentally Like A Martyr (Warren Zevon) – 03:37 . 6.Nighttime In The Switching Yard (Jorge Calderón, David Lindell, Waddy Wachtel, Warren Zevon) – 04:15 . 7.Veracruz (Jorge Calderón, Warren Zevon) – 03:30 . 8.Tenderness On The Block (Jackson Browne, Warren Zevon) – 03:55 . 9.Lawyers, Guns And Money (Warren Zevon) – 03:29

Musicians : Warren Zevon – Vocals, Piano, Organ, Synthesizer . Jorge Calderón – Vocals On (7), Backing Vocals . Danny Kortchmar – Guitar, Percussion . Russ Kunkel – Drums . Karla Bonoff – Vocals On (5) . Jackson Browne – Guitar, Backing Vocals . Luis Damian – Jarana On (7) . Kenny Edwards – Bass On (7 – 8 – 9) . John Mcvie – Bass On (4) . Mick Fleetwood – Drums On (4) . The Gentlemen Boys – Backing Vocals . Arthur Gerst – Mexican Harp . Bob Glaub – Bass On (2 – 3 – 6) . Jim Horn – Recorder On (7), Saxophone On (3) . Greg Ladanyi – Bells On (6) . Rick Marotta – Drums On (7 – 9) . Jeff Porcaro – Drums , Percussion On (6) . Linda Ronstadt – Backing Vocals On (3) . Leland Sklar – Bass On (1 – 5) . J.D. Souther – Backing Vocals . Manuel Vasquez – Requinto On (7) . Waddy Wachtel – Guitar, Synthesizer, Backing Vocals . Jennifer Warnes – Vocals On (3)

Production : Produced By Jackson Browne, Waddy Wachtel . Dennis Kirk – Engineer, Mixing . Greg Ladanyi – Engineer, Mixing . Sergio Reyes – Assistant Engineer . George Ybara – Assistant Engineer

Package : Lorrie Sullivan – Photography . Jimmy Wachtel – Design, Photography

Recorded In 1977 At The Sound Factory, Los Angeles.

Released On January 18, 1978 By .

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American Song Writer
Behind the cover shot of that impish, innocent boyish face framed by round, wire rim glasses, lurked the dark and devilish mind of Warren Zevon. […]

Classic Rock Review
Excitable Boy was actually a hit in its own right, featuring the same sardonic, sharp style with crisp, often dark lyrics, which combine perfectly with pop rock melodies to tell quirky yet emotionally stirring stories. […]

PopMatters
Long before the heavy hand of Eminem, Warren Zevon could adroitly mock your desires by giving you exactly what you wanted. […]

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