This album "RAINBOW - Long Live Rock and Roll 2929 097" Roll" is the third studio album released by Rainbow, released in 1978.
Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.
NEAR MINT or NM, M- : this record appears virtually flawless A very minor scuff and very little else can appear on the vinyl. It should play without any noise over the flaw. The flaw is very hard to see.
EXCELLENT or EX or VG++: Artwork is still as close to perfect as can be. Some impression to the cover
This 12" LP black vinyl music record comes comes in a Fold Open Cover (FOC), which is also also known as a Gatefold cover. The inner pages of this album cover contains photos of the audience during a live concert.
This album "RAINBOW - Long Live Rock and Roll" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork/photos
Bruce Payne - Management
The album: "RAINBOW - Long Live Rock and Roll" was produced by: Martin Birch
Martin Birch - a British Producer, Sound and Mixing Engineer. In the late 1960s until the end of the 1970s he has worked with British music bands like: "Fleetwood Mac", Rainbow , " Deep Purple " (11 Albums), "Wishbone Ash", Whitesnake , "Jon Lord", " Black Sabbath ". In the 1980s (until 1992) he was dedicated working with "Iron Maiden" (9 Albums) . Martin Birch has used many different nicknames.
Album cover design: Maxi Chan
Album cover illustration: Debbie Hall
British Hard Rock, Classic Rock
Polydor 2391 335
Gatefold Cover album
Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram
1978 Made in the Netherlands
Ronnie and the Rumblers, Ronnie and the Red Caps, Elves, Elf, Black Sabbath, DIO, Heaven and Hell)
Ronnie James DIO (1942-2010) , the KING of Heavy Metal with a long career (starting in 1957) being lead singer (vocals) in many different bands. DIO's career in a nutshell: 1957 The Vegas Kings, Ronnie and the Rumblers, 1958-1961 Ronnie and the Redcaps, 1961-1967 Ronnie and the Prophets, 1967-1968 The Electric Elves, 1968-1972 The Elves, 1972-1975 ELF, 1975-1978 Rainbow , 1979-1982 Black Sabbath , 1982-2010 DIO (Band) , 1981-1982 Black Sabbath , 2006-2010 Heaven & Hell.
Cozy Powell (real-name: Colin Flooks) was a British drummer from Cirencester, Gloucesterhire, during his musical career from 1968 until 1998 he has performed in at least two dozen of hard rock and heavy metal bands, most notable in the bands: Black Sabbath, Michael Schenker Group, Rainbow, White Snake. Here is a complete list of bands in which Cozy Powell has played drums in: Bedlam, Big Bertha, Black Sabbath, Brian May, Cozy Powell (Band), Cozy Powell's Hammer, Emerson, Lake & Powell, Forcefield, Glenn Tipton, Graham Bonnet & The Hooligans, Jeff Beck's Group, Michael Schenker Group, Pete York / Cozy Powell, Peter Green Splinter Group, Phenomena, Rainbow, The Ace Kefford Stand, The Snakes, The Sorcerers, Tipton, Entwistle and Powell, Tony Martin, Whitesnake, Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Youngblood.
Bob Daisley is a Bass guitar player from Sydney, Australia and has a very long career as musicians in bands like "Black Sabbath", "Ozzy Osbourne", "Rainbow", "Yngwie J. Malmsteen", "Gary Moore (Band)", "Uriah Heep" and many other bands.
Bent Out of Shape ( Germany ) , Bent Out of Shape ( France ) , Best of Rainbow , Difficult to Cure , Difficult to Cure Polydor , Down to Earth , Finyl Vinyl , Long Live Rock and Roll ( Germany 1st ) , Long Live Rock and Roll ( Germany 2nd ) , On Stage Live , Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow , Rising ( Austria ) , Rising ( Germany ) , Rising ( USA ) , Straight Between the Eyes ( United Kingdom ) , Straight Between the Eyes ( Germany ) , Straight Between the Eyes ( Netherlands )