Dio (2) ‎– Holy Diver

Label:
Ukrainian Records ‎– 9830994
Format:
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Stand Up And Shout
Written-By – Jimmy Bain, Ronnie James Dio
3:17
2 Holy Diver
Written-By – Ronnie James Dio
5:41
3 Gypsy
Written-By – Ronnie James Dio, Vivian Patrick Campbell*
3:40
4 Caught In The Middle
Written-By – Ronnie James Dio, Vincent Appice*, Vivian Patrick Campbell*
4:11
5 Don't Talk To Strangers
Written-By – Ronnie James Dio
4:52
6 Straight Through The Heart
Written-By – Jimmy Bain, Ronnie James Dio
4:33
7 Invisible
Written-By – Ronnie James Dio, Vincent Appice*, Vivian Patrick Campbell*
5:20
8 Rainbow In The Dark
Written-By – Jimmy Bain, Ronnie James Dio, Vincent Appice*, Vivian Patrick Campbell*
4:13
9 Shame On The Night
Written-By – Jimmy Bain, Ronnie James Dio, Vincent Appice*, Vivian Patrick Campbell*
5:31
Bonus Material
10 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Was Having Your Own Band Something You Always Intended To Do, Or Was It More A Reaction To The Circumstances With Black Sabbath?" 4:28
11 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Did You Ask Black Sabbath's Drummer At The Time, Vinny Appice, To Leave The Sabbath Ranks And Join With You?" 2:17
12 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Is It True That Vinny And Yourself Travelled To London To Seek Out A Guitarist?" 3:14
13 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Was There Any Thought Of Continuing To Work In London Rather Than Returning To Los Angeles?" 0:32
14 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "You Left Sabbath Late '82 And The 'Holy Diver' Album Was Released Mid '83, So It All Came Together Pretty Quickly..." 0:48
15 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Was Any Of The Material On This Album Written Whilst You Were A Member Of Black Sabbath?" 0:55
16 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "Was There An Overall Concept For The Lyrics And The Visuals?" 2:08
17 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "You Produced The Album Yourself - Was That Because You Wanted To Take Control In The Studio Or Was It Simply Impossible To Schedule A Producer In The Time Frame Required?" 2:42
18 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "What About The Tracks Themselves? What Particular Memories Do You Have?" 16:21
19 Ronnie James Dio Audio Interview (2005) - Question - "The Artwork For The Album Seemed To Cause Almost As Much Of A Stir As The Music. What Was The Thinking Behind The Sleeve Design?" 1:35

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

Originally released in 1983.

Recorded at Sound City, Los Angeles.
Originally mastered at Sterling Sound, New York.
Digitally remastered at Universal Digital Mastering, London.

Interview done in Los Angeles, California.
All questions printed in the booklet.

CD comes with a 16-page booklet in a standard jewel case

Made in Ukraine

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02498 30994 0

Other Versions (5 of 121) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
VERS 5, 811 021-1 Dio (2) Holy Diver(LP, Album) Vertigo, Vertigo VERS 5, 811 021-1 UK 1983 Sell This Version
92-38364, 92 38364 Dio (2) Holy Diver(Cass, Album, CI,) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 92-38364, 92 38364 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
811 021-1 Dio (2) Holy Diver(LP, Album) Mercury 811 021-1 Greece 1983 Sell This Version
92-38364 Dio (2) Holy Diver(Cass, Album, CR,) Warner Bros. Records 92-38364 Canada 1983 Sell This Version
VERSC 5 Dio (2) Holy Diver(Cass, Album, CrO) Vertigo VERSC 5 UK 1983 Sell This Version

Reviews