Mark Knopfler ‎– Local Hero

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Vertigo ‎– 811 038-2
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1 The Rocks And The Water 3:30
2 Wild Theme 3:40
3 Freeway Flyer
Bass – John IllsleyGuitar – Hal Lindes
1:50
4 Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)
Bass – Neil JasonPercussion – Steve JordanVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
4:10
5 The Way It Always Starts
Bass – Neil JasonPercussion – 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 Gomez
5:13
9 The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite / Billy's Tune
Engineer – Louis Kramer
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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Music for the Film.

Mark Knopfler - Guitars, Synthesizer, Percussion, Linn Drums
Alan Clark - Synthesizers, Piano, Hammond Organ

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

Produced by Mark Knopfler.
Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk.
Ceilidh recorded at Hilton Women's Royal Institute Hall, Banff, Scotland, 19th June 1982. Engineered by Louis Kramer on a Nagra 4.2L recorder.
All titles written by Mark Knopfler except "The Mist Covered Mountains", trad. arranged by Mark Knopfler.

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  • Barcode: 042281103827

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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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