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Jimmy Bain

Jimmy Bain

Real/full name:
James Stewart Bain
68 (born Dec 19th, 1947)
Jan 24th, 2016
Died of:
Lung cancer
Place of origin:
United Kingdom (Newtonmore, Scotland)


At the time after his first dismissal from Dio, Jimmy spoke out against Ronnie, who had taken control over everything, and Dio was not a democracy anymore. He actually said that he "was having more fun at the dentist, than writing and rehearsing with Dio". Nevertheless, he went back to that band some years later.

Around the same time, he got in touch with Brian Robertson, with a view to doing ...


Bass, Keyboards (1982-1989, 1992-1993, 1999-2003)

1983 Holy Diver Bass, Keyboards
1983 Holy Diver (Single) Bass
1983 Rainbow in the Dark (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1984 Live in Concert (Video) Bass
1984 The Last in Line (Single) Bass
1984 The Last in Line Bass
1984 We Rock (Single) Bass
1984 Special from the Spectrum (Video) Bass
1984 Mystery (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1985 Like the Beat of a Heart (Live) (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1985 Rock 'n' Roll Children (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1985 Super Rock '85 in Japan (Video) Bass
1985 Sacred Heart Bass
1985 Hungry for Heaven (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1986 King of Rock & Roll (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1986 The Dio E.P. (EP) Bass, Keyboards
1986 Intermission (Live album) Bass
1986 Sacred Heart "The Video" (Video) Bass
1987 I Could Have Been a Dreamer (Single) Bass
1987 Dream Evil Bass
1987 All the Fools Sailed Away (Single) Bass, Keyboards
1990 Time Machine (Video) Bass, Keyboards
1992 Diamonds - The Best of Dio (Compilation) Bass (tracks 1-11)
1993 Purple Rainbows (Split) Bass, Keyboards
2000 Magica Bass
2002 Killing the Dragon Bass, Keyboards
2003 Dio: Stand Up and Shout - The Anthology (Split) Bass, Keyboards
2003 Evil or Divine (Video) Bass
2005 We Rock (Video) Bass
2007 Magica & Killing the Dragon (Compilation) Bass, Keyboards
2010 Dio at Donington UK: Live 1983 & 1987 (Live album) Bass
2013 Holy Diver (Split) Bass
(show all)


Bass (1974-1975)

Hear 'n Aid

Bass, Vocals (backing) (1985)

1986 Stars (Single) Bass, Vocals (backing)
1986 Hear 'n Aid: The Sessions (Video) Bass, Vocals (backing)

Jagged Edge

Bass (1988)


Bass (1966-?)

Last in Line

Bass (2012-2016)

2016 Heavy Crown Bass


Bass (1975-1977)

1976 Rising Bass
1976 Starstruck / Run with the Wolf (Single) Bass
1977 On Stage (Live album) Bass
1977 Live (Single) Bass
1980 Monsters of Rock (Split) Bass (track 1)
1990 Live in Germany 1976 (Live album) Bass
1997 The Very Best of Rainbow (Compilation) Bass (tracks 3 & 4)
2001 Universal Masters Collection (Compilation) Bass (tracks 7, 8, 12)
2006 Live in Köln 1976 (Live album) Bass
2007 Live in Düsseldorf 1976 (Live album) Bass
2007 Live in Nürnberg 1976 (Live album) Bass
(show all)

Street Noise

Bass (1973-1974)

Wild Horses

Vocals, Bass (1978-1981)


Bass (1990-1992)

1990 WWIII Bass
1991 Time for Terror (Single) Bass
2002 When God Turned Away Bass


2006 Uncreation Bass (track 11)

Philip Lynott

1980 Solo in Soho Piano, Synths, Mini Moog, String Machine (track 6)
1982 The Philip Lynott Album Bass, Vocals (backing) (tracks 2, 3)


1984 Love at First Sting Bass (uncredited)


1990 Lock Up the Wolves Songwriting (tracks 2, 5, 6, 9)
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