My Dark Hour was written by Steve Miller and Paul McCartney but is credited to only Steve Miller. It was recorded by Steve Miller and Paul McCartney at Olympic Studios in London in 1969. The recording features Paul McCartney on bass, guitar, drums and backing vocals. It was produced by Glyn Johns and Steve Miller and was released in 1969 album Brave New World, credited to The Steve Miller Band. On the album Paul McCartney was credited as Paul Ramon.