Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Tarkus

Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Label: Island Records ‎– ILPS 9155, Island Records ‎– 85 525 XT
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1971
Category: Rock
Style: Prog Rock

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Eruption
Written-By – Emerson*
A2 Stones Of Years
Written-By – Lake*, Emerson*
A3 Iconoclast
Written-By – Emerson*
A4 Mass
Written-By – Lake*, Emerson*
A5 Manticore
Written-By – Emerson*
A6 Battlefield
Written-By – Lake*
A7 Aquatarkus
Written-By – Emerson*
B1 Jeremy Bender
Written-By – Lake*, Emerson*
B2 Bitches Crystal
Written-By – Lake*, Emerson*
B3 The Only Way (Hymn)
Composed By [Theme; Intro And Bridge] – Bach*Written-By – Lake*, Emerson*
B4 Infinite Space (Conclusion)
Written-By – Palmer*, Emerson*
B5 A Time And A Place
Written-By – Emerson, Lake & Palmer
B6 Are You Ready Eddy?
Written-By – Emerson, Lake & Palmer

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Advision Studios


  • Arranged By, Other [Directed By] – ELP*
  • Drums, Percussion [Assorted] – Carl Palmer
  • Engineer – Eddy "Are You Ready" Offord*
  • Organ [Hammond, St. Marks Church Organ], Piano, Celesta, Synthesizer [Moog] – Keith Emerson
  • Painting – William Neal
  • Producer, Lyrics By, Vocals, Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric] – Greg Lake


Recorded at Advision.

Gatefold sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Price Code: XT

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9155 Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus ‎(LP, Album, 'Ho) Island Records ILPS 9155 UK 1971
SD 9900 Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Cotillion SD 9900 US Unknown
828 465-2 Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Victory , London Records 828 465-2 Europe 1993
SD 9900 Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus ‎(LP, Album, PR;) Cotillion SD 9900 US 1971
85.527-SE Emerson, Lake & Palmer Tarkus ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Island Records 85.527-SE Spain 1971