Episode #59 – Rainbow – Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Deep Purple Podcast

Show Notes

Episode #59

“Rainbow – Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll”

June 8, 2020

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Show Updates:

Joe Lynn Turner & . . . Animals?

Lead up to the Album:


Bass – Bob Daisley

Drums – Cozy Powell

Guitar, Bass – Ritchie Blackmore

Keyboards – David Stone (3)

Keyboards – Tony Carey

Vocals – Ronnie James Dio


Album Art & Booklet Review


Producer – Martin Birch

Album Tracks:

Side one:

Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll (Blackmore, Dio)

Lady of the Lake (Blackmore, Dio)

L.A. Connection (Blackmore, Dio)

Gates of Babylon (Blackmore, Dio)

Side two:

Kill the King (Blackmore, Dio, Powell)

The Shed (Subtle) (Blackmore, Dio, Powell)

Sensitive to Light (Blackmore, Dio)

Rainbow Eyes (Blackmore, Dio)

Reception and Review

For Further Information:

Black Knight: Ritchie Blackmore by Jerry Bloom

Deep Purple and Rainbow 1968-79: Every album, every song (On Track) by Steve Pilkington

Sensitive to Light: The Rainbow Story by Martin Popoff

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