Live from Radio City Music Hall

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Live from Radio City Music Hall
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Live album by Heaven & Hell
Released August 28, 2007
Recorded March 30, 2007
Genre Heavy metal
Length115:57
Label Rhino Records
Producer Barry Ehrmann, Gloria Butler, Wendy Dio, Ralph Baker
Heaven & Hell chronology
Live from Radio City Music Hall
(2007)
The Devil You Know
(2009)
Ronnie James Dio chronology
Black Sabbath: The Dio Years
(2007)
Live from Radio City Music Hall
(2007)
The Devil You Know
(2009)
DVD cover
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DVD cover
Deluxe edition cover
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Deluxe edition cover
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Live from Radio City Music Hall is a double album by the group Heaven & Hell which was released in 2007. The set is a chronicle of the group's performance on March 30, 2007 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Heaven & Hell (band) American band

Heaven & Hell were an English-American heavy metal band active from 2006 to 2010. The band was a collaboration featuring Black Sabbath founding members Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler along with former Black Sabbath and Dio members Ronnie James Dio and Vinny Appice.

Radio City Music Hall concert hall and music venue in New York City

Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue at 1260 Avenue of the Americas, within Rockefeller Center, in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Nicknamed the Showplace of the Nation, it is the headquarters for the Rockettes, the precision dance company.

New York City Largest city in the United States

The City of New York, usually called either New York City (NYC) or simply New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States. With an estimated 2017 population of 8,622,698 distributed over a land area of about 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and one of the world's most populous megacities, with an estimated 20,320,876 people in its 2017 Metropolitan Statistical Area and 23,876,155 residents in its Combined Statistical Area. A global power city, New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports. The city's fast pace has inspired the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy.

Contents

Live from Radio City Music Hall is also available as a DVD. The DVD was certified Gold by the RIAA on October 5, 2007 [2] selling 100,000 units. It was released on Blu-ray Disc in 2011.

DVD Optical disc

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Track listing

All songs written by Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward except where noted.

Ronnie James Dio American singer-songwriter and composer

Ronald James Padavona known professionally as Ronnie James Dio or simply Dio, was an American heavy metal singer-songwriter and composer. He fronted or founded numerous groups throughout his career, including Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio, and Heaven & Hell.

Tony Iommi British guitarist

Anthony Frank Iommi is an English guitarist, songwriter and producer. He was lead guitarist and one of the four founder members of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. He was the band's primary composer and sole continual member for nearly five decades.

Geezer Butler English musician, bassist and lyricist of Black Sabbath

Terence Michael Joseph "Geezer" Butler is an English musician and songwriter. Butler is best known as the bassist and primary lyricist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. He has also recorded and performed with Heaven & Hell, GZR, and Ozzy Osbourne. He currently serves as bassist of Deadland Ritual.

Disc one
No.TitleLength
1."E5150/After All (The Dead)" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)8:30
2."The Mob Rules" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)4:04
3."Children of the Sea"6:52
4."Lady Evil"5:20
5."I" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)6:27
6."The Sign of the Southern Cross" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)9:06
7."Voodoo" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)7:42
8."The Devil Cried" (Dio, Iommi)11:40
Disc two
No.TitleLength
1."Computer God" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)6:41
2."Falling Off the Edge of the World" (Dio, Iommi, Butler)5:45
3."Shadow of the Wind" (Dio, Iommi)6:05
4."Die Young"7:44
5."Heaven and Hell"15:15
6."Lonely Is the Word"6:48
7."Neon Knights"7:58

The special 3-disc set for the US contains a DVD, tour program, backstage laminate, glossy photos of the band and other tour items available only through the Rhino Records website.

Personnel

Vinny Appice American musician

Vincent Samson Appice is an American rock drummer best known for his work with the bands Dio, Black Sabbath, and Heaven & Hell. Of Italian descent, he is the younger brother of drummer Carmine Appice.

Scott Warren American musician

Scott Warren is an American musician known for being the latest keyboardist for heavy metal band Dio and Heaven & Hell.

Production

Release dates

Germany Federal parliamentary republic in central-western Europe

Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country in Central and Western Europe, lying between the Baltic and North Seas to the north, and the Alps, Lake Constance and the High Rhine to the south. It borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, France to the southwest, and Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands to the west.

SPV GmbH German music label

SPV GmbH is an independent German record label.

Europe Continent in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere

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Charts

Album

YearNationChartPosition
2007United StatesThe Billboard 200 99 [4]
2007Norway VG-lista 2 [5]

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References

  1. Allmusic review
  2. "RIAA Gold & Platinum database-Live from Radio City Music Hall". Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved March 4, 2009.
  3. Saulnier, Jason (24 March 2012). "Vinny Appice Interview". Music Legends. Retrieved 6 May 2013.
  4. "Billboard Discography - Heaven & Hell" . Retrieved December 4, 2009.
  5. "VG-lista Discography - Heaven & Hell" . Retrieved December 4, 2009.