On October 8, 1971.


On October 8, 1971, “Parlaphone” label released “Distant Light” the eleventh Hollies album. It was recorded in 1971, at “AIR Studios” in London, and was produced by Ron Richards, Allan Clarke, Tony Hicks, Terry Sylvester, Bernie Calvert, and Bobby Elliot.


  • Allan Clarke– lead vocals, guitar
  • Tony Hicks– guitar, vocals
  • Terry Sylvester– vocals, guitar
  • Bernie Calvert– bass
  • Bobby Elliott– drums
  • John Scott – conductor, arrangements

Track listing:

All tracks by Tony Hicks and Kenny Lynch; except where noted.

  1. What A Life I’ve Led
  2. Look What We’ve Got
  3. Hold On – Allan Clarke
  4. Pull Down The Blind – Terry Sylvester
  5. To Do With Love
  6. Promised Land
  7. Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress – Allan Clarke, Roger Cook, Roger Greenaway
  8. You Know The Score – Terry Sylvester, Allan Clarke
  9. Cable Car – Terry Sylvester
  10. A Little Thing Like Love – Allan Clarke, Tony Macaulay
  11. Long Dark Road


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