Mark Knopfler ‎– Local Hero

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Vertigo ‎– 811 038-2
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1 The Rocks & The Water
Synthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
3:30
2 Wild Theme
Synthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
3:40
3 Freeway Flyer
Bass – John IllsleyDrums – Terry Williams (3)Guitar – Hal LindesSynthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
1:50
4 Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)
Bass – Neil JasonPercussion – Steve JordanSaxophone – Mike Brecker*Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan ClarkVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
4:10
5 The Way It Always Starts
Bass – Neil JasonPercussion – Steve JordanSynthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan ClarkVocals – Gerry Rafferty
4:08
6 The Rocks And The Thunder
Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
0:40
7 The Ceilidh And The Northern Lights
Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
4:07
8 The Mist Covered Mountains
Bass – Eddie GomezSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
5:13
9 The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite/Billy's Tune
Band – The Acetones
3:42
10 Whistle Theme
Synthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
0:53
11 Smooching
Bass – Tony LevinSaxophone – Mike Brecker*Synthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan ClarkVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
5:05
12 Stargazer
Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
1:31
13 The Rocks And The Thunder
Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
0:40
14 Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero
Bass – Tony LevinSaxophone – Mike Brecker*Synthesizer – Mark KnopflerSynthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
5:01

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Notes

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

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.

On disc:
MADE IN GERMANY

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed Text): 0 42281 10382 7
  • Matrix / Runout: 811 038-2 03 ˙/ YM MADE IN GERMANY
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code: none
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Price Code: PG 899

Other Versions (5 of 73) 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, RE) Vertigo 811 038-2 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
32PD-127, 811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo, Vertigo 32PD-127, 811 038-2 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero(HDCD, Album, RE, RM) Vertigo 811 038-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version

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