THE INNOCENT AGE
(RIAA Certified - Double Platinum)

Released August 1981 on Epic Records. All compositions by Dan Fogelberg (©1979-81/Hickory Grove Music-ASCAP) except "Empty Cages" (Music by D. Fogelberg, N. Putnam, M. Utley and R. Kunkel; lyrics by D. Fogelberg)

Disc 1
Nexus

The Innocent Age
The Sand And The Foam
In The Passage
Lost In The Sun
Run For The Roses
Leader Of The Band

Same Old Lang Syne

Disc 2
Stolen Moments
The Lion's Share
Only The Heart May Know
The Reach
Aireshire Lament
Times Like These
Hard To Say
Empty Cages
Ghosts


Nexus
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic and electric guitars, bass, Coral electric sitar, percussion, lead and background vocals
Joni Mitchell - vocal descant
Russ Kunkel - drums
Don Alias - congas, shakers, African drums, quido, cowbells
Heart Of Darkness Chorale - chants

The Innocent Age
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic and electric guitars, bass, piano, tambourine, lead and background vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums
Ritchie Furay - harmony

The Sand And The Foam
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic guitars, vocals
Gail Levant - harp
Jesse Erlich - cello

In The Passage
Dan Fogelberg - piano, electric guitars, Prophet V synthesizer, electric piano, mini-moog synthesizer, lead and background vocals
Kenny Passarelli - bass
Russ Kunkel - drums
Mike Finnigan - organ

Lost In The Sun
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic and electric guitars, lead and background vocals, cowbell
Russ Kunkel - drums
Kenny Passarelli - bass
Mike Finnigan - organ

Run For The Roses
Dan Fogelberg - piano, bass, lead and background vocals
Al Perkins - pedal steel guitar
Russ Kunkel - drums
Jimmie Fadden - harmonica

Leader Of The Band

Dan Fogelberg - acoustic guitars, lead and background vocals
Brass quintet arranged by Glen Spreen

Same Old Lang Syne
Dan Fogelberg - piano, bass, electric piano, lead and background vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums
Michael Brecker - soprano saxophone

Stolen Moments
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic and electric guitars, lap steel guitar, percussion, lead and background vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums
Norbert Putnam - bass
Marty Lewis - tambourine

The Lion's Share
Dan Fogelberg - piano, electric guitars, Prophet V synthesizer, arp string ensemble, acoustic guitars, lead and background vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums
Kenny Passarelli - bass, broken twigs
Mike Finnigan - organ
Michael Brecker - tenor saxophone
Don Henley - harmony

Only The Heart May Know
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic guitars, tack piano, vocals
Emmylou Harris - vocals
Al Perkins - pedal steel guitar

The Reach
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic guitars, electric guitars, ship's bell, lead and background vocals
Mike Brewer - harmony
Russ Kunkel - drums
Norbert Putnam - bass
Mike Utley - piano
David Duke - French horn
Jerry Hey - piccolo, trumpet

Aireshire Lament
Dan Fogelberg - bowed psaltery, Prophet V synthesizer, arp string ensemble
Gail Levant - Celtic harp, concert harp
Sid Sharp - violin

Times Like These
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic and electric guitars, piano, bass, percussion, lead and background vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums
Motor City Marty - additional percussion

Hard To Say
Dan Fogelberg - acoustic guitar, lead and rhythm electric guitars, vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums, congas, timbales
Norbert Putnam - bass
Mike Utley - electric piano
Glenn Frey - harmony
Tom Scott - tenor saxophone

Empty Cages
Dan Fogelberg - lead and rhythm electric guitars, acoustic guitars, electric piano, percussion, vocals
Russ Kunkel - drums, percussion
Norbert Putnam - bass
Mike Utley - piano
Joe Lala - congas, timbales
Chris Hillman - harmony

Ghosts
Dan Fogelberg - piano, electric piano, hammer dulcimer, electric lead and rhythm guitars, lead vocal
Russ Kunkel - drums, backwards traps
Kenny Passarelli - bass
"Sid's Raiders" with members of the UCLA Choir directed by Marc Gottesman
Orchestral arrangements by Glen Spreen and Dan Fogelberg
Concertmaster - Sid Sharp

Produced by Dan Fogelberg with Marty Lewis for Full Moon Productions
Recorded at - Northstar Studios, Boulder, Colorado; Rudy Records, Hollywood; Wally Heider Studio, Hollywood; Sunset Sound, Hollywood; The Record Planet, Sausalito; Caribou Ranch, Nederland, Colorado