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Gordon Lightfoot - Summer Side Of Life

  • Performer: Gordon Lightfoot
  • Title: Summer Side Of Life
  • Genre: Rock / Folk
  • Country: US
  • Record source: Vinyl, LP, Album, Santa Maria Pressing
  • Released: 1971
  • Style: Folk Rock, Acoustic
  • Label: Reprise Records
  • Cat#: 2037, MS 2037
  • MP3 album: 2531 mb
  • FLAC album: 1115 mb
  • Rating: 4.4/5
  • Votes: 829
Gordon Lightfoot - Summer Side Of Life


2Nous Vivons Ensemble3:45
4Talking In Your Sleep2:56
5Cotton Jenny3:21
610 Degrees & Getting Colder2:43
7Love & Maple Syrup3:13
8Redwood Hill2:48
9Summer Side Of Life4:05
10Go My Way2:13
11Same Old Loverman3:21


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
MS-2037Gordon Lightfoot Summer Side Of Life ‎(LP, Album, Ter)Reprise RecordsMS-2037US1971
44.132, (MS 2037)Gordon Lightfoot Summer Side Of Life ‎(LP, Album, TP)Reprise Records, Reprise Records44.132, (MS 2037)France1971
MS 2037Gordon Lightfoot Summer Side Of Life ‎(LP, Album)Reprise RecordsMS 2037CanadaUnknown
9 45686-2Gordon Lightfoot Summer Side Of Life ‎(CD, Album, RE)Reprise Records9 45686-2US1994
MS-2037Gordon Lightfoot Summer Side Of Life ‎(LP, Album)Reprise RecordsMS-2037Australia1971


  • BassRichard Haynes
  • Engineer, Mixed By [Remixed By]Rick Horton
  • GuitarRed Shea
  • MusicianBob Phillips, Buddy Harman, Charlie McCoy, Chip Young, Dave Brown , Farrell Morris, Hargus Robbins, Henry Strzelecki, James Rolleston, Jerry Shook, Jimmy Isbell, Junior Huskey, Kenneth Buttrey, Vasser Clements
  • ProducerJoe Wissert
  • Recorded By [Recordist]Rex Collier
  • Translated By [French Translation]Marie-Paule Brochart
  • VoiceGordon Stoker, Hoyt Hawkins, Laverna Moore, Mildred Kirkham, Neal Matthews, Ray Walker
  • Written-ByGordon Lightfoot


S Ƨ etchings in runouts indicates pressing from Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria.

Early pressing with textured cover (see image for example).

Recorded December, 1970, through April, 1971, at Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville.
Mastering at Bob MacLeod's Artisan Sound, Hollywood.

Made in U.S.A. © 1971 - Warner Bros. Records Inc.

MS 2037 on spine and labels
2037 on front of sleeve


  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): (31,191)
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): (31,192)
  • Matrix / Runout (Var 1, Side A etched exc logo): 1 Ƨ MS-2037-A-1A Re-1 31191-2 [Artisan logo] A 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Var 1, Side B etched exc logo): 1 S MS-2037B 1B Re-1 31192-2 [Artisan logo] A 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Var 2, Side A etched exc logo): I S MS-2037-A-1A Re-1 31191-2 [Artisan logo] A 6
  • Matrix / Runout (Var 2, Side B etched exc logo): Ƨ MS-2037-B-1A Re-1 31192-2 [Artisan logo] A 4


  • Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Recorded At – Woodland Studios
  • Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders
  • Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria


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