Thursday, August 26, 2010

Rare Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow Videos Posted Online

Bassist Bob Daisley, who was a member of Rainbow from 1977 to 1979, has posted high-quality video footage of of Rainbow performing the songs "Gates of Babylon", "Long Live Rock 'N' Roll" and "L.A. Connection" at a New York studio prior to the release of the band's third studio album, 1978's "Long Live Rock 'N' Roll'. You can watch the clips below.

Although Bob Daisley and David Stone are listed on the "Long Live Rock 'N' Roll" credits for their contributions, they joined Rainbow after the recording sessions had already commenced and only appear on a couple of tracks. Guitarist Ritchie Blackmore played most of the bass parts himself for the album.

1 comment:

AckomaChi said...

What a treat to see and hear these vids!!! Thank you both!
Sweet On my friend!!

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