1363. Steely Dan. Pretzel Logic. 1974. ABC (UK, FOC, NM-) = 38$

Steely Dan  ‎–  Pretzel Logic

Label: ABC Records ‎– ABCL 5045, ABC Records ‎– ABCX 808

Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold Sleeve

Country: UK

Released: 1974

Genre: Jazz, Rock

Style: Jazz-Rock, Post Rock, Classic Rock


A1                   Rikki Don't Lose That Number           4:30

A2                   Night By Night                                    3:36

A3                   Any Major Dude Will Tell You           3:05

A4                   Barrytown                                           3:17

A5                   East St. Louis Toodle-oo                    2:45

B1                   Parker's Band                         2:36

B2                   Through With Buzz                 1:30

B3                   Pretzel Logic                           4:28

B4                   With A Gun                            2:15

B5                   Charlie Freak             2:41

B6                   Monkey In Your Soul             2:31    

Companies etc 

Phonographic Copyright (p) – ABC Records, Inc.

Marketed By – Anchor Records Ltd.

Printed By – Garrod & Lofthouse

Made By – Garrod & Lofthouse

Engineered At – The Village Recorder

Mixed At – Cherokee Studios


Art Direction, Photography By [Inside Photo] – Ed Caraeff

Design – David Larkham

Engineer – Roger (The Immortal) Nichols*

Management [Personal Management] – Kudo III

Orchestrated By [Orchestration] – Jimmie Haskell*

Other [Security] – Karen Stanley

Photography By [Cover Photo] – Raenne Rubenstein*

Producer – Gary Katz

Written-By – Fagen* (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B6), Becker* (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B6)


Issued in a non-laminated gatefold card sleeve, outer printed in either b&w half-tone or sepia & black and inside in silver on white.

This edition has multi-colour ABC Records labels exists with the same ABCL 5045 catalog number but has black ABC Records labels.

Catalog numbers are displayed on the back of sleeve as:

ABCL 5045

(ABCX 808)

Fuzz box - Courtesy of Valley Sound

Tim Schmit - Courtesy of Epic Records

Engineered at the Village Recorder West Los Angeles.

Overdub and mixdown at Cherokee Sound, Chatsworth, Calif.

1974, ABC Records, Inc.

Printed and made in Great Britain by Garrod and Lofthouse International Ltd.

On labels:

Made in U.K.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): ABCL.5045A

Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): ABCL.5045B

Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout, Stamped): ABCL 5045 A4

Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout, Stamped): ABCL·5045·B2