Twin Sons of Different Mothers

Twin Sons of Different Mothers is an album by American singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg and jazz flautist Tim Weisberg, released in 1978 (see 1978 in music). It was the first of two collaborations between the pair; the second was No Resemblance Whatsoever.

Twin Sons of Different Mothers
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Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 1978[1]
Recorded1978, The Record Plant, Sausalito, California, Village Recorders, Westwood, Los Angeles, California, Wally Heider Studios, United Studios, A&M Studios and Sunset Sound, Los Angeles[1]
GenreRock, soft rock, jazz, classical
LabelFull Moon, Epic
ProducerDan Fogelberg, Tim Weisberg
Dan Fogelberg and Tim Weisberg chronology
Nether Lands
Twin Sons of Different Mothers
Singles from Twin Sons of Different Mothers
  1. "Tell Me to My Face"
    Released: 1978
  2. "The Power of Gold"
    Released: 1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

The closing track of the album, "The Power of Gold," was released as a single, reaching number 24 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Dan Fogelberg, except where noted.

  1. "Twins Theme" – 1:29
  2. "Intimidation" – 3:27
  3. "Lazy Susan" – 2:36
  4. "Guitar Etude No. 3" – 2:53
  5. "Tell Me to My Face" (Allan Clarke, Tony Hicks, Graham Nash) – 7:15
  6. "Hurtwood Alley" – 2:48
  7. "Lahaina Luna" – 3:15
  8. "Paris Nocturne" – 3:34
  9. "Since You've Asked" (Judy Collins) – 2:41
  10. "The Power of Gold" – 4:34



  • Producers: Dan Fogelberg, Tim Weisberg
  • Engineer: Marty Lewis
  • Vinyl Mastering Engineer: Glenn Meadows


AlbumBillboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1978 Pop Albums 8

SinglesBillboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1978 "The Power Of Gold" Pop Singles 24


  1. ^ a b "Twins Sons of Different Mothers". Dan Fogelberg Official Website. Retrieved June 26, 2011.
  2. ^ Stephen J. Matteo. "Twin Sons of Different Mothers – Dan Fogelberg,Tim Weisberg | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved May 24, 2014.