Larry Norman - Only Visiting This Planet

Larry Norman
Folk, World, & Country
Only Visiting This Planet
Label: Verve Records ‎– 2304 145
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Australia
Date of released: 1973
Category: Rock
Style: Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Rock & Roll


A1 Why Don't You Look Into Jesus 4:03
A2 The Outlaw 3:55
A3 I've Got To Learn To Live Without You 3:36
A4 Without Love You Are Nothing 3:33
A5 I Wish We'd All Been Ready 5:21
B1 Six O'Clock News 6:06
B2 Great American Novel 4:31
B3 Pardon Me 3:38
B4 Why Should The Devil Have All The Good Music 2:40
B5 Readers Digest 2:42
B6 Oh, How I Love You

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Phonogram Recordings Pty. Limited


  • Acoustic Guitar – Gordon Giltrap (tracks: A2), Roger Hand
  • Arranged By [String Arrangements] – Chris Gunning*
  • Backing Vocals – Rod Edwards, Roger Hand
  • Bass – John Wetton
  • Drums – Keith Smart
  • Engineer – Bill Price
  • Lead Guitar – Mickey Keen
  • Photography By – Pam Norman
  • Piano – Bob Brady
  • Producer – Jon Miller , Rod Edwards, Roger Hand
  • Written-By – Larry Norman


Gatefold cover with lyrics on inner panels.
B6 is an unlisted extra track (the title can f.i. be found on "Home At Last").

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): 2304 145 A 2YS-3147
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): 2304 145 B 2YS-3148

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
V6-5092 Larry Norman Only Visiting This Planet ‎(LP, Album) Verve Records V6-5092 US 1972
MYR 1170 Larry Norman Only Visiting This Planet ‎(LP, Album, RE) Myrrh MYR 1170 UK 1984
SRA-005 Larry Norman Maximum Planet ‎(CDr, Album) Solid Rock Records SRA-005 USA & Canada 2004
FS-1012 Larry Norman Only Visiting This Planet ‎(LP, Album, RE) Focus FS-1012 Australia 1973
ROCK-888-S Larry Norman Only Visiting This Planet ‎(LP, Album, Promo, RE) Street Level Records ROCK-888-S US 1978