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Long Live Rock 'n' Roll

Rainbow

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
April 9th, 1978
Catalog ID:
2490 142
Label:
Polydor
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
12 reviews (avg. 88%)
Side A
1. Long Live Rock 'n' Roll 04:19   Show lyrics
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2. Lady of the Lake 03:37   Show lyrics
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3. L.A. Connection 04:58   Show lyrics
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4. Gates of Babylon 06:46   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Kill the King 04:28   Show lyrics
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6. The Shed (Subtle) 04:45   Show lyrics
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7. Sensitive to Light 03:04   Show lyrics
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8. Rainbow Eyes 07:11   Show lyrics
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Band members
Cozy Powell (R.I.P. 1998) Drums
David Stone Keyboards
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Vocals
Ritchie Blackmore Guitars, Bass
Bob Daisley Bass
Guest/Session
Rudi Risavy Flute (Track 8)
Max Hecker Recorder (Track 8)
Ottmar Machan Viola (Track 8)
Rainer Pietch Conductor (Tracks 4 and 8)
Bavarian String Ensemble Strings (Track 4)
Tony Carey Keyboards
Ferenc Kiss Violin (Track 8), Concert Master (track 4)
Nico Nicolicv Violin (Track 8)
Karl Heinz Feit Cello (Track 8)
Miscellaneous staff
Maxi Chan Design
Bruce Payne Direction
Martin Birch Producer
Debbie Hall Cover Illustration
Cozy Powell (R.I.P. 1998) Drums
David Stone Keyboards
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Vocals
Ritchie Blackmore Guitars, Bass
Bob Daisley Bass
Rudi Risavy Flute (Track 8)
Max Hecker Recorder (Track 8)
Ottmar Machan Viola (Track 8)
Rainer Pietch Conductor (Tracks 4 and 8)
Bavarian String Ensemble Strings (Track 4)
Tony Carey Keyboards
Ferenc Kiss Violin (Track 8), Concert Master (track 4)
Nico Nicolicv Violin (Track 8)
Karl Heinz Feit Cello (Track 8)
Maxi Chan Design
Bruce Payne Direction
Martin Birch Producer
Debbie Hall Cover Illustration
Read The Struggle that Ended All 90% ballcrushingmetal December 9th, 2015
Read Sleep with the Devil, and... 97% Brainded Binky November 30th, 2014
Read Moments 77% StainedClass95 August 1st, 2014
Read Epitome Of Perfection 100% Metal_Thrasher90 April 6th, 2014
Read Rainbow Eyes 91% Ritchie Black Iommi May 14th, 2012
Read LOOK OUT III: Rainbow's... 90% TheExodusAttack May 29th, 2011
Read Their Last With Dio 71% pinpals May 17th, 2010
Read Long Live Rainbow 89% MEGANICK89 February 19th, 2009
Read As near to perfect as you... 99% maidenpriest May 23rd, 2004
Read LONG LIVE ROCK 'N' ROLL!!! 93% OSheaman July 17th, 2003
Read Their last great album? 76% Ayeka May 19th, 2003
Read Rock and roooooll, yeah! 82% Nightcrawler January 13th, 2003

Issued in a gatefold sleeve.

Bob Daisley and David Stone joined Rainbow during recording. Most of the bass lines on the album are actually played by Ritchie Blackmore.

Tracks 5 & 8 by Blackmore, Dio, and Powell. The rest by Blackmore & Dio.

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