"Various Artists:b" reverberates on the 12" Vinyl LP Album, a Hard Rock compilation featuring electrifying live performances by iconic bands including Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, and Motorhead. This album captures the essence of hard rock's live energy, showcasing each band's sonic prowess. The complete track information provides a glimpse into the powerhouse lineup, making "Live and Heavy" a collector's treasure and a sonic journey through the live performances that defined an era in hard rock.
In the world of music, certain albums stand as a testament to the power and energy of live performances. Among these, "Live and Heavy" holds a special place, offering a compilation of electrifying tracks by legendary bands like Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, and Motorhead. This 12" vinyl LP album is not just a collection of songs; it's a sonic journey that captures the essence of hard rock at its peak.
Produced by Nems Records, "Live and Heavy" is a treasure trove for fans of the genre. It's a snapshot of a time when live performances were the lifeblood of rock music, and each track on this album represents a different facet of the hard rock experience. The album cover itself, adorned with bold fonts and dynamic visuals, gives a taste of the energy contained within its grooves.
Side One: The Explosive Beginning
The journey begins with Deep Purple's timeless classic, "Smoke on the Water". A riff that has transcended generations, this track captures the essence of the band's power and presence on stage. Nazareth's "Razamanaz" follows suit, maintaining the momentum with its raw energy and distinctive vocals. Motorhead's "White Line Fever" roars in next, a track that embodies the band's no-nonsense approach to rock and roll. Def Leppard's "Rocks On" keeps the adrenaline pumping, while Rainbow's "All Night Long" showcases the virtuosity of guitar legend Ritchie Blackmore.
Side Two: A Journey to Remember
Flipping the vinyl, the journey continues with Status Quo's "Roll Over Lay Down", a track that encapsulates the band's signature boogie rock style. Whitesnake's "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" adds a touch of bluesy emotion to the mix, while UFO's "Lights Out in London" takes listeners on a sonic ride through outer space. Gillan's "Unchain Your Brain" keeps the tempo high with its powerful vocals and infectious rhythm. Finally, Black Sabbath's "Paranoid" closes out the album with a bang, reminding us why this band is considered one of the pioneers of heavy metal.
A Timeless Tribute to Hard Rock Legends
"Live and Heavy" is more than just a collection of songs; it's a tribute to the enduring impact of hard rock music and the bands that shaped the genre. Each track showcases the unique sound and style of the respective artists, while the live performances capture the raw energy that can only be felt in a concert setting. This album serves as a bridge to an era where the stage was a sacred space, and the connection between the audience and the performers was electric
Nems NEL 6020 , 1981 , Made in UK
"Live and Heavy" this anthology unites legends like Deep Purple, Motorhead, and Black Sabbath in live renditions that pulse with raw vitality. From Deep Purple's iconic "Smoke on the Water" to Black Sabbath's classic "Paranoid", this album encapsulates the electrifying essence of an era when live performances ignited the rock scene.
Music Genre:Hard Rock / Heavy Metal
Album Production Information:The album: "Live and Heavy" was produced by: Nems Records
Record Label Information:Nems NEL 6020
Media Format:12" Vinyl Full-Length Stereo Long-Play Gramophone Record
Album weight: 230 gram
Year & Country:1981 Made in UK
Track Listing of: "Live and Heavy"
The Songs/tracks on "Live and Heavy" are
NEMS NEL 6020 Record Label Details ℗ 1981 Nesm Records Ltd, Made in UK