ELO 12": Eldorado.

Released: 1974
Produced by: Jeff Lynne
Engineered by: Dick Plant / Mike Pela
Recorded in: De Lane Lea Studios, London

Jeff Lynne: Guitar, Moog & vocals.
Bev Bevan: Drums & percussion.
Richard Tandy: Moog, guitar, backing vocals & piano.
Michael D´Albuquerque: Bass.
Hugh McDowell: Cello.
Mik Kaminski: Violin.
Mike Edwards: Cello.
Louis Clark: Orchestra and choral arrangements and conducting
Peter Ford-Robertson: Prologue spoken by.

This album was released as "A Symphony By The Electric Light Orchestra" and achieved a 16 place in the US and sold gold.

The single Can´t get it out of my head (Mar. 1975) will be the band's first Top 10 hit in the US as a 9th place, here, for the first time they used a 30-man string section.



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Jet Records, LP203
Country: Holland


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Jet Records, JETNP1203
Country: France


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Jet Records & United Artists, UAG 30092
Country: France


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Jet Records, LP203 (innersleve from UK)
Country: Holland


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Warner Bros. Records, WB 56090
Country: Germany


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Warner Bros. Records, WB 56090
Country: United Kingdom


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Jet Records, JETLP 203
Country: United Kingdom


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)



Cover design by: John Kehe / John Williams
Label: Warner Bros. Records, WS 4558
Country: New Zealand


1. Eldorado overture (Jeff Lynne) (2:12)
2. Can't get it out of my head (Jeff Lynne) (4:26)
3. Boy blue (Jeff Lynne) (5:17)
4. Laredo tornado (Jeff Lynne) (5:26)
5. Poor boy (the Greenwood) (Jeff Lynne) (2:56)
6. Mister Kingdom (Jeff Lynne) (5:50)
7. Nobody's child (Jeff Lynne) (3:40)
8. Illusions in G major (Jeff Lynne) (2:36)
9. Eldorado (Jeff Lynne) (5:20)
10. Eldorado finale (Jeff Lynne) (1:20)