ROLLING STONES - Emotional Rescue b/w Down in the Hole - 7" Single picture Sleeve

The Rolling Stones' "Emotional Rescue / Down in the Hole" 7" single, with its infectious grooves and introspective lyrics, captures the band's ability to create timeless music that resonates with listeners on a profound level, all packaged within a visually captivating picture sleeve. This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.

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The Rolling Stones' "Emotional Rescue / Down in the Hole" is a 7" single that captures the essence of the band's musical prowess and their ability to delve into deep emotions. Released with a picture sleeve, this record showcases the Stones' iconic sound and their ability to connect with listeners on a profound level.

Side A features the chart-topping hit "Emotional Rescue". Opening with a pulsating bass line and infectious rhythm, the song immediately grabs the listener's attention. Mick Jagger's distinctive vocals soar over the track, conveying a sense of urgency and vulnerability. The lyrics explore the complexities of love and relationships, portraying a desire for emotional salvation. The Rolling Stones' signature blend of rock, disco, and funk creates a groove that is irresistible, inviting fans to dance and sing along.

On Side B, the band presents "Down in the Hole", a powerful and introspective ballad. Keith Richards' masterful guitar work sets the tone, creating a haunting atmosphere. Jagger's poignant lyrics delve into the darker side of life, exploring themes of loneliness, isolation, and longing. The emotional depth of the song is enhanced by the rawness of Jagger's vocals, reflecting the band's ability to convey genuine feelings through their music.

The picture sleeve accompanying this 7" single is a visual masterpiece that complements the music perfectly. It features a captivating photograph of the band, capturing their energy and charisma. The design is both stylish and evocative, reflecting the mood and themes of the songs. The sleeve adds an extra layer of artistic expression to the overall experience of the record, making it a collector's item for Rolling Stones enthusiasts.

"Emotional Rescue / Down in the Hole" is a testament to the Rolling Stones' enduring talent and their ability to create timeless music. With its infectious energy and emotional depth, this 7" single encapsulates the essence of the band and their place in rock 'n' roll history. Whether you're a devoted fan or a newcomer to their music, this record is a must-have for anyone seeking a soul-stirring musical experience.

Music Genre:  Rock, Pop
 Production Information: 

Produced by the Glimmer Twins

Album cover design by Peter Corriston

 Tracks side 1:  Emotional Rescue 
 Tracks side 2:  Down in the Hole  

Record Label Information:

  Rolling Stones Promotone 1C 006-63 974
Media Format:  7" Single, PS Picture Sleeve    

Year & Country:

  1980 Made in Germany  

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