Episode #60 – Rainbow – Difficult to Cure (with Chris L from Pod of Thunder)

The Deep Purple Podcast

Show Notes

Episode #60

“Rainbow – Difficult to Cure w/ Chris L of Pod of Thunder”

June 15, 2020

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Lead up to the Album:


Bass – Roger Glover

Drums – Bob Rondinelli*

Guitar – Ritchie Blackmore

Keyboards – Don Airey

Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals [Backup] – Joe Lynn Turner

Album Art & Booklet Review

Lyric sheet inner sleeve.


Producer – Roger Glover

Engineer – Flemming Rasmussen

Engineer [Asst., Kingdom Sound Studio] – Clay Hutchinson

Engineer [Asst.] – Thomas Brekling

Album Tracks:

Side one:

I Surrender (Russ Ballard)

Spotlight Kid (Blackmore, Glover)

No Release (Blackmore, Glover, Airey)

Magic (Brian Moran)

Side two:

Can’t Happen Here (Blackmore, Glover)

Freedom Fighter (Blackmore, Glover, Turner)

Midtown Tunnel Vision (Blackmore, Glover, Turner)

Difficult to Cure (Beethoven’s Ninth) (Beethoven, arranged by Blackmore, Glover, Airey)

Reception and Review

For Further Information:

Black Knight: Ritchie Blackmore by Jerry Bloom

Sensitive to Light: The Rainbow Story by Martin Popoff

A Hart Life by Colin Hart with Dick Allix

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