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Mark Knopfler - Local Hero Album

Mark Knopfler - Local Hero Album

  • Performer: Mark Knopfler
  • Genre: Rock / TV
  • Title: Local Hero
  • Released: 1983
  • Style: Folk Rock, Soundtrack
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
  • Catalog: 1-23827, 9 23827-1
  • Country: US
  • MP3 version size: 2578 mb
  • FLAC version size: 1688 mb
  • Rating: 4.3
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1The Rocks & The Thunder0:40
3The Way It Always Starts4:08
5Wild Theme3:40
6Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero5:01
7The Mist Covered Mountains
Arranged By – Mark KnopflerWritten-By – Traditional
8Freeway Flyer1:50
9Whistle Theme0:53
10The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite - Billy's Tune3:42
11The Ceilidh & The Northern Lights4:07
12Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)4:10
13The Rocks & The Water3:30


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


  • BassEddie Gomez (tracks: B1), John Illsley (tracks: A3), Neil Jason (tracks: A4, A5), Tony Levin (tracks: B4, B7)
  • DrumsSteve Jordan (tracks: A4, A5), Terry Williams (tracks: A3, B4, B7)
  • EngineerLouis Kramer (tracks: A7, B1, B2), Neil Dorfsman
  • Engineer [Assistant]Josh Abbey, Phil Vinall, Tim Palmer
  • FeaturingThe Acetones (tracks: A7, B1, B2)
  • Guitar [Rhythm]Hal Lindes (tracks: A3)
  • Mastered ByBob Ludwig, Scott Hull
  • Photography By [Back]Frank Griffin
  • Photography By [Front]Denis Waugh
  • SaxophoneMike Brecker (tracks: A4, B4, B7)
  • Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond]Alan Clark
  • VibraphoneMike Mainieri (tracks: A4, B4)
  • VocalsGerry Rafferty (tracks: A5)
  • Written-By, Guitar, Synthesizer, Percussion, Drums [Lynn], ProducerMark Knopfler


1-23827 appears on label; 9 23827-1 is on spine.
Music for the Film.

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 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.


  • Barcode: 0759923871
  • Matrix / Runout: Side 1 (Etched) 1-23827-A-RE1-WW1 (Stamped) MASTERDISK
  • Matrix / Runout: Side 2 (Etched)1-23827-B-SH 1-23827-B SH SLM 1-4 (Stamped) MASTERDISK


  • Pressed By – Capitol Records Pressing Plant, Winchester



Local Hero is the debut soundtrack album by British singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler, released in March 1983 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. It contains music composed for the 1983 film Local Hero, produced by David Puttnam and both written and directed by Bill Forsyth. In 1984, the album received a BAFTA award nomination for Best Score for a Film. The final track of the album, Going Home, is played before every home game of Newcastle. Local Hero. Mark Knopfler. Mark Knopfler - Privateering Full Album HD. Mark Knopfler - Local Hero 1983. To favorites 7 Download album. Listen album. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом CD от Local Hero на free to Mark Knopfler Local Hero The Rocks and the Water, Wild Theme and more. 14 tracks 44:16. Rock Knopfler : Local Hero,альбом, рецезия, трек-лист, mp3, тексты песен. Going Home: Theme of the Local Hero. Total playing time: 43:19. Buy this album. Узнать больше. Other productions from Mark Knopfler. Released 1983. Local Hero Tracklist. The Rocks and the Water Ft. Alan Clark Lyrics. Wild Theme Ft. Mark Knopfler: все альбомы, включая Down The Road Wherever , Interview With Robin Ross 19 4 93 , Altamira и другие