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The Privilege of Power

Riot

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
February 28th, 1990
Catalog ID:
466486 1
Label:
Epic Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
4 reviews (avg. 88%)
Side A
1. On Your Knees 06:37   Show lyrics
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2. Metal Soldiers 06:40   Show lyrics
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3. Runaway 05:11   Show lyrics
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4. Killer 04:53   Show lyrics
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5. Dance of Death 07:17   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Storming the Gates of Hell 03:43   Show lyrics
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7. Maryanne 04:55   Show lyrics
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8. Little Miss Death 04:12   Show lyrics
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9. Black Leather and Glittering Steel 07:07   Show lyrics
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10. Racing with the Devil on a Spanish Highway (Revisited) (Al Di Meola cover) 07:17   instrumental
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Band members
Don Van Stavern Bass
Tony Moore Vocals
Bobby Jarzombek Drums
Mark Reale (R.I.P. 2012) Guitars
Guest/Session
Joe Lynn Turner Vocals (track 4)
Randy Brecker Horns
T. M. Stevens Bass
GE Smith Guitars
Jon Faddis Horns
Dave Bargeron Horns
Ron Cuber Horns
Lawrence Feldman Horns
Bob Held Bass (track 8)
Greg Adams Horns
Emilio Castillio Horns
Steve Kupka Horns
Lee Thornburg Horns
Steve Gross Horns
Miscellaneous staff
Vince Perazzo Executive producer
Mark Reale (R.I.P. 2012) Producer (additional)
Nick Sansano Engineering
Chris Shaw Engineering
Kirk Yano Engineering
"Metal" Dan Wood Engineering
Dave Swanson Engineering
Jason Vogel Engineering
Kenny Almestica Engineering
Glenn Zimet Engineering
Alan Weinberg Art direction
Don Ivan Punchatz (R.I.P. 2009) Cover art
Roger Lomas Mastering
Mark "Weiss Guy" Weiss Photography
Steve Loeb Producer
Rod Hui Producer (additional), Engineering
Lisa Powers Photography (back cover)
Don Van Stavern Bass
Tony Moore Vocals
Bobby Jarzombek Drums
Mark Reale (R.I.P. 2012) Guitars
Joe Lynn Turner Vocals (track 4)
Randy Brecker Horns
T. M. Stevens Bass
GE Smith Guitars
Jon Faddis Horns
Dave Bargeron Horns
Ron Cuber Horns
Lawrence Feldman Horns
Bob Held Bass (track 8)
Greg Adams Horns
Emilio Castillio Horns
Steve Kupka Horns
Lee Thornburg Horns
Steve Gross Horns
Vince Perazzo Executive producer
Mark Reale (R.I.P. 2012) Producer (additional)
Nick Sansano Engineering
Chris Shaw Engineering
Kirk Yano Engineering
"Metal" Dan Wood Engineering
Dave Swanson Engineering
Jason Vogel Engineering
Kenny Almestica Engineering
Glenn Zimet Engineering
Alan Weinberg Art direction
Don Ivan Punchatz (R.I.P. 2009) Cover art
Roger Lomas Mastering
Mark "Weiss Guy" Weiss Photography
Steve Loeb Producer
Rod Hui Producer (additional), Engineering
Lisa Powers Photography (back cover)
Read Arguably Riot's Best 97% Fandraxx May 28th, 2016
Read Thundersteel, with Horns 90% BotD March 12th, 2008
Read Not A Privilege 75% PowerMetalGuardian June 16th, 2003
Read A horn section?? Ambitious... 91% UltraBoris August 13th, 2002

The horn section of the soul band Tower of Power also play on the album alongside Randy Brecker.

"Racing With the Devil on a Spanish Highway" is a cover version of a song by the shred/fusion guitarist Al Di Meola. The song's original title is actually "Race..." rather than "Racing..."

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed December 1988 thru September 1989 at Greene Street Recording, New York City, except into pieces were recorded at Bleecker Court Studios.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 5 099746 648619
Matrix / Runout (Side A): 01 466486 20 1A 1
Matrix / Runout (Side B): 01 466486 20 1B 1

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