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Mark Knopfler - Local Hero Album

Mark Knopfler - Local Hero Album Performer: Mark Knopfler
Title: Local Hero
Style: Folk Rock, Smooth Jazz, Fusion, Rockabilly, Ambient
Label: Mercury
# Cat: UICY-94829
Released: 26 Sep 2012
Country: Japan
FLAC album: 2452 mb
MP3 album: 2099 mb
Rating: 4.6
Genre: Electronic / Jazz / Rock / Screen

Tracklist

1The Rocks And The Thunder0:40
2Freeway Flyer
Bass – John IllsleyGuitar [Rhythm] – Hal Lindes
1:50
3Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)
Bass – Neil JasonDrums – Steve JordanVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
4:10
4The Ceilidh And The Northern Lights4:07
5Stargazer1:31
6Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero
Bass – Tony Levin
5:01
7Smooching
Bass – Tony LevinVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
5:05
8The Rocks And The Water3:30
9Whistle Theme0:53
10Wild Theme3:40
11The Way It Always Starts
Bass – Neil Jason, Steve JordanVocals – Gerry Rafferty
4:08
12The Mist Covered Mountains
Arranged By – Mark KnopflerBass – Eddie GomezWritten-By – Traditional
5:13
13The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite/Billy's Tune3:42

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
VERL 4, 811 038-1Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(LP, Album, Non)Vertigo, PhonogramVERL 4, 811 038-1UK1983
811 038-1Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(LP, Album)Vertigo811 038-1Portugal1983
811 038-2Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(CD, Album, RE)Vertigo811 038-2GermanyUnknown
32PD-127, 811 038-2Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(CD, Album, RE)Vertigo, Vertigo32PD-127, 811 038-2Japan1986
811 038-2Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(HDCD, Album, RE, RM)Vertigo811 038-2EuropeUnknown

Credits

  • DrumsTerry Williams (tracks: 3, 11, 14)
  • EngineerLouis Kramer (tracks: 7 to 9), Neil Dorfsman
  • Engineer [Assistant]Josh Abbey, Phil Vinall, Tim Palmer
  • FeaturingThe Acetones (tracks: 7 to 9)
  • Guitar, Synthesizer, Percussion, Drums [Lynn]Mark Knopfler
  • Photography By [Back]Frank Griffin
  • Photography By [Front]Denis Waugh
  • ProducerMark Knopfler
  • SaxophoneMike Brecker (tracks: 4, 11, 14)
  • Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond]Alan Clark
  • Written-ByMark Knopfler (tracks: 1 to 7, 9 to 14)

Notes

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

Barcodes

  • Barcode (Printed on OBI): 4 988005 728678
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Companies

  • Record Company – Universal International
  • Marketed By – Universal Music LLC
  • Distributed By – Universal Music LLC
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mercury Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Straitjacket Songs Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Chariscourt Ltd.

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