Finyl Vinyl

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Finyl Vinyl
Compilation album of live recordings and B-sides by
ReleasedMarch 1986
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length79:52; 84:46 (cassette)
Label Polydor
Mercury (North America)
Producer Roger Glover, Ritchie Blackmore
Rainbow live albums chronology
On Stage
Finyl Vinyl
Live in Germany
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svg [1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 7/10 [2]
Kerrang! Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar half.svg [3]

Finyl Vinyl is a collection of live recordings and B-sides by the British hard rock band Rainbow and was released in 1986, after the band had already disbanded in 1984. All the studio tracks had previously been released.



Track listing

Side one
1."Spotlight Kid" Ritchie Blackmore, Roger Glover live at the Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, March, 19845:00
2."I Surrender" Russ Ballard live at the Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, March, 19845:45
3."Miss Mistreated"Blackmore, David Rosenthal, Joe Lynn Turner live at the Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, March, 19844:21
Side two
4."Jealous Lover"Blackmore, Turnerin studio, B-side of "Can't Happen Here" single, 19813:10
5."Can’t Happen Here"Blackmore, Gloverlive at the Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, 19814:15
6."Tearin' Out My Heart"Blackmore, Glover, Turnerlive at The Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, August 18, 19828:04
7."Since You Been Gone"Ballardlive at Monsters of Rock Festival, Castle Donington, England, August 16, 19803:40
8."Bad Girl"Blackmore, Gloverin studio, B-side of "Since You Been Gone" single, 19794:48
Side three
9."Difficult to Cure" (instrumental) Ludwig van Beethoven, arrangement by Blackmore, Glover, Don Airey, orchestral arrangement by David Rosenthallive at the Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, March, 198411:15
10."Stone Cold"Blackmore, Glover, Turnerlive at The Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, August 18, 19824:30
11."Power"Blackmore, Glover, Turnerlive at The Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, August 18, 19824:22
Side four
12."Man on the Silver Mountain"Blackmore, Ronnie James Dio live at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, June 24, 19788:20
13."Long Live Rock ’n’ Roll"Blackmore, Diolive at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, June 24, 19787:12
14."Weiss Heim" (instrumental)Blackmorein studio, B-side of "All Night Long" single, 19805:10
Extra track in the cassette edition
4."Street of Dreams"Blackmore, Turnerlive at the Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, March, 19844:54



1986 Swedish Albums Chart [4] 25
UK Albums Chart [5] 31
Billboard 200 (USA) [6] 87

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