ELO 12": Discovery.

Released: 1979
Produced by: Jeff Lynne
Engineered by: Mack
Recorded in: Musicland Studios, Munich

Jeff Lynne: Vocals, backing vocals, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, piano & synthheizer, Orchestra and choral arrangements.
Bev Bevan: Drums, remo Roto Toms & percussion.
Richard Tandy: Grand piano, vocals, all syntheizers, electric piano & clavinet,Orchestra and choral arrangements.
Kelly Groucutt: Vocals, backing vocals & bass guitar.
Louis Clark: Orchestra and choral arrangements.

This album is the band's first and only no. 1 in the UK (2 June 1979) and (5 July 1979) achieves a 8 place in the United States.

The single Shine a Little love (May. 1979) achieves a 6 place in United Kingdom and (21 July 1979), an 8 place in the United States.

2 single release The Diary of Horace Wimp (July 1979) achieves an 8 place in United Kingdom.

3 single release DonĀ“t bring me down (Sept. 1979) achieves a 3 place in England and (8 Sept. 1979) an 8 place in the US, which is the highest single take in the United States.

4 single release Confusion (Nov. 1979) achieves an 8 place in United Kingdom and (17 Nov. 1979), a 37 place in the United States.

5 single release Last Train to London (Feb. 2, 1980) achieves a 39 place in the United States.



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Jet Records, FZ 35769
Country: Canada


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Jet Records, FZ 35769
Country: Canada


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Amiga, 8 55 722
Country: Germany


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:45)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:13)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:19)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:32)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:57)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:15)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:05)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Jet Records, JETLX 500
Country: Holland


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Epic / Jet Records, EPC450083 1
Country: Holland


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Jet Records, JET LX 500,
Country: France


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)



Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Jet Records, JET LPH 500 (Half-speed mastered)
Country: Germany


1. Shine a little love (Jeff Lynne) (4:42)
2. Confusion (Jeff Lynne) (3:42)
3. Need her love (Jeff Lynne) (5:09)
4. The diary of Horace Wimp (Jeff Lynne) (4:17)
5. Last train to London (Jeff Lynne) (4:31)
6. Midnight blue (Jeff Lynne) (4:20)
7. On the run (Jeff Lynne) (3:56)
8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (4:14)
9. Don't bring me down (Jeff Lynne) (4:08)

 


Cover design by: Paul Gross & Norman Moore/Grabbitt
Label: Epic, Legacy, Sony Music, 889853123216
Country: EU

No. 000300, Clear vinyl, still sealed!
180g Supior Audio Quality


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8. Wishing (Jeff Lynne) (-:--)
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