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, "Crocodile Rock" went through 60 pressings from 1972, initially on Dick James Music; "Elderberry Wine" was sometimes replaced by "Midnight Creeper." In Mexico, "El Rock Del Cocodrilo" was backed by both "Elderberry Wine" and "High Flying Bird."
The single was released in the UK on October 27, 1972 and a week earlier in the US, October 20. Both songs were included on the Don't Shoot Me...
album for which they were recorded; "Elderberry Wine" was the third track on side 1.
Alexander Baron - London, England, for above 3