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Holy Diver

Dio

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
May 23rd, 1983
Catalog ID:
811 021-1
Label:
Mercury Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
19 reviews (avg. 89%)
Side A
1. Stand Up and Shout 03:18   Show lyrics
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2. Holy Diver 05:52   Show lyrics
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3. Gypsy 03:38   Show lyrics
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4. Caught in the Middle 04:18   Show lyrics
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5. Don't Talk to Strangers 04:53   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Straight Through the Heart 04:34   Show lyrics
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7. Invisible 05:26   Show lyrics
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8. Rainbow in the Dark 04:14   Show lyrics
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9. Shame on the Night 05:19   Show lyrics
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Band members
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Vocals, Keyboards, Lyrics
Vinny Appice Drums
Jimmy Bain (R.I.P. 2016) Bass, Keyboards
Vivian Campbell Guitars
Miscellaneous staff
Ray Leonard Engineering (assistant)
Simon Levy Art direction, Design
Jerry McManus Art direction, Design
Gene Hunter Original art rendering
Wendy Dio Cover concept, Photography
Gene Kirkland Photography
Rick Brackett Photography
Mark Weiss Photography
Sharon Weisz Photography
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Producer
Angelo Arcuri Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Randy Barrett Artwork
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Vocals, Keyboards, Lyrics
Vinny Appice Drums
Jimmy Bain (R.I.P. 2016) Bass, Keyboards
Vivian Campbell Guitars
Ray Leonard Engineering (assistant)
Simon Levy Art direction, Design
Jerry McManus Art direction, Design
Gene Hunter Original art rendering
Wendy Dio Cover concept, Photography
Gene Kirkland Photography
Rick Brackett Photography
Mark Weiss Photography
Sharon Weisz Photography
Ronnie James Dio (R.I.P. 2010) Producer
Angelo Arcuri Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Randy Barrett Artwork
Read 'Cause the Words May Come... 95% Twisted_Psychology May 25th, 2018
Read Shame on this Album's Fanbase 65% Superchard April 15th, 2018
Read Heavy metal that has stood... 90% kluseba January 18th, 2018
Read This one goes straight... 100% ballcrushingmetal June 6th, 2015
Read Worthy of Classic Status 95% MEGANICK89 January 29th, 2013
Read An Absolute Classic 100% YADF May 12th, 2012
Read Holy and Blessed is the... 91% evermetal October 9th, 2009
Read You damned nitpickers. 97% Empyreal July 28th, 2009
Read A step down from Sabbath 67% MercyfulSatyr July 22nd, 2009
Read Thanks, but no thanks 50% doomknocker July 15th, 2009
Read Overrated and not the... 85% Metalwontdie July 15th, 2009
Read A bit overrated, after all 80% Nhorf May 25th, 2008
Read A true heavy metal classic 91% CannibalCorpse February 27th, 2008
Read What Can I Say...? It's A... 100% NecroWraith February 10th, 2007
Read Masterpiece 95% Taylarioso December 8th, 2006
Read Definition: HEAVY METAL 98% cronosmantas March 12th, 2006
Read The ties that bind and the... 93% hells_unicorn February 22nd, 2006
Read Defining heavy metal. 99% Corimngul March 25th, 2005
Read Yup Yup... this one's good 100% Crimsonblood November 30th, 2002

Music videos:
- Holy Diver
- Rainbow in the Dark

Reissued by Mercury Records on October 3rd 2005 remastered with an extended booklet and an interview with Ronnie James Dio.

Recording information:

Recorded at Sound City, Los Angeles, CA.
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 0 42281 10211 0

Added by: Stormrider Modified by: Shadechaser
Added on: 2014-09-05 07:32:07 Last modified on: 2019-03-26 15:47:03