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Mark KnopflerLocal Hero

Label:Vertigo – 811 038-1
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album
Country:Australasia
Released:
Genre:Jazz, Rock, Stage & Screen
Style:Folk Rock, Soundtrack, Smooth Jazz, Fusion, Rockabilly

Tracklist

A1The Rocks And The Water
PerformerAlan Clark, Mark Knopfler
3:30
A2Wild Theme
PerformerAlan Clark, Mark Knopfler
3:40
A3Freeway Flyer1:50
A4Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)4:10
A5The Way It Always Starts4:08
A6The Rocks And The Thunder
PerformerAlan Clark
0:40
A7The Ceilidh And The Northern Lights
PerformerAlan Clark
Performer [Over]The Acetones
4:07
B1The Mist Covered Mountains
Arranged By [Arr.]Mark Knopfler
PerformerAlan Clark, Eddie Gomez
Performer [Over]The Acetones
Written-ByTrad*
5:13
B2The Ceilidh: Louis' Favourite - Billy's Tune
PerformerThe Acetones
3:42
B3Whistle Theme
PerformerAlan Clark, Mark Knopfler
0:53
B4Smooching5:05
B5Stargazer
PerformerAlan Clark
1:31
B6The Rocks And The Thunder
PerformerAlan Clark
0:40
B7Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero5:01
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Notes

Gerry Rafferty appears courtesy of Liberty United Records (U.K.) Limited.

Ceilidh recorded at Hilton Women's Royal Institute Hall, near Banff, Scotland on 19 June 1982. Engineered on a Nagra 4.2L Recorder.

Mastered at Masterdisk.

A.C., N.D. - Special thanks M.K.; and to E.B. for co-ordinating men and machines and for Acetone drumming.

© 1983 Phonogram Ltd. UK
℗ 1983 Phonogram Ltd. UK

Marketed In Australasia By Polygram Records Under Exclusive Licence.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, Variants 1 & 3, hand-etched): 811-038-1 A··········· 700
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, Variant 1, hand-etched): #2 ········
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, Variant 2, hand-etched (12 dots)): 811-038-1 A············ 700
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, Variant 2, hand-etched (09 dots)): 811-038-1 B········· 4# 700
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, Variant 3, hand-etched (04 dots)): 811-038-1 B···· 700

Other Versions (5 of 113)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Local Hero (LP, Album, Non Textured Sleeve)Vertigo, PhonogramVERL 4, 811 038-1UK1983
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Local Hero (CD, Album)Vertigo811 038-2UK1983
Local Hero (LP, Album)Vertigo811 038-1Netherlands1983
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Local Hero (LP, Album, Repress)Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records1-23827, 9 23827-1US1983
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Local Hero (LP, Album)Vertigo811 038-1Germany1983

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