Mark Knopfler ‎– Local Hero

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Mercury ‎– UICY-94829
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CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Limited Edition, Numbered, Cardboard Sleeve, SHM-CD
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1 The Rocks And The Water 3:30
2 Wild Theme 3:40
3 Freeway Flyer
Bass – John IllsleyGuitar [Rhythm] – Hal Lindes
1:50
4 Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)
Bass – Neil JasonDrums – Steve JordanVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
4:10
5 The Way It Always Starts
Bass – Neil Jason, Steve JordanVocals – Gerry Rafferty
4:08
6 The Rocks And The Thunder 0:40
7 The Ceilidh And The Northern Lights 4:07
8 The Mist Covered Mountains
Arranged By – Mark KnopflerBass – Eddie GomezWritten-By – Traditional
5:13
9 The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite/Billy's Tune 3:42
10 Whistle Theme 0:53
11 Smooching
Bass – Tony LevinVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
5:05
12 Stargazer 1:31
13 The Rocks And The Thunder 0:40
14 Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero
Bass – Tony Levin
5:01

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This Japanese 'Mini-LP' reissue on SHM-CD comes with:
- an OBI strip,
- an outer sleeve replica,
- an individually numbered sheet with replicas of both original A side and B side vinyl labels,
- a black & white leaflet with track titles and liner notes in Japanese.

Music by Mark Knopfler for the film produced by David Puttnam, written and Directed by Bill Forsyth.

Originaly released in 1983.

The Acetones are:
Alan Clark - Piano
Roddy Murray - Guitar
Jimmy Yuill - Whistle
Mark Winchester - Violin
Dale Winchester - Accordion
Brian Rowan - Bass
Ed Bicknell - Percussion

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed on OBI): 4 988005 728678

Other Versions (5 of 60) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
VERL 4, 811 038-1 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(LP, Album, Non) Vertigo, Vertigo VERL 4, 811 038-1 UK 1983 Sell This Version
811 038-1 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(LP, Album) Vertigo 811 038-1 Portugal 1983 Sell This Version
811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(CD, Album) Vertigo 811 038-2 Germany 1983 Sell This Version
811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(HDCD, Album, RE, RM) Vertigo 811 038-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
1-23827, 9 23827-1 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 1-23827, 9 23827-1 US 1983 Sell This Version

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