Rainbow Sampler LP Discography

These are Rainbow's sampler LPs with at least one track from Rainbow's days with Ronnie James Dio.

Disco Bus by Zoran Modli
Side A:
  1. Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity: This Wheels On Fire
  2. Eric Burdon And The Animals: Sky Pilot
  3. Bryan Ferry: This Is Tomorrow
  4. The Hollies: Long Cool Woman
  5. Rainbow: Starstruck (*)
  6. The Rubettes: Sugar Baby Love
Side B:
  1. Rick Dees & Zoran Modli: Disco Duck
  2. The Bee Gees: Massachusetts
  3. The Bee Gees: Boogie Child
  4. The Fatback Band: Bus Stop
  5. Heatwave: Boogie Nights
  6. The Hollies: The Air That I Breathe
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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Especial Discoteca
A:
  1. Rainbow: Stargazer
  2. Rainbow: Run With The Wolf
  3. Rainbow: Tarot Woman
  4. Rainbow: Starstruck
  5. Rainbow: Do You Close Your Eyes
  6. Rainbow: A Light In The Black
B:
  1. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Dolce
  2. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Adaggio Francesca
  3. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Santa Fefe
  4. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Figure Of Solitude
  5. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Dedicated To Anyone
  6. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Jocker
  7. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Paris In Your Eyes
  8. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Calamity Jodls
  9. Milton Di Sao Paulo: Tribute To A Friend
    - A side contains all Rising songs, all are edited to be shorter, for all the solos are cut away but the lyrics are intact.
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Good for Nothing - The Sounds Album, Vol. 1
A:
  1. Eric Clapton: Hello Old Friend
  2. Crosby-Nash: Spotlight
  3. Pat Travers: You Don't Love Me
  4. The Jam: Art School
  5. Gene Clark: In The Pines
  6. Charlie: Don't Look Back
  7. Jack Bruce Band: How's Tricks
  8. Doctors Of Madness: Out
B:
  1. Rainbow: Starstruck
  2. Steve Gibbons Band: Right Side Of Heaven/Rollin' On
  3. Easy Street: Feels Like Heaven
  4. Golden Earring: Bombay
  5. Paice Ashton Lord: Dance With Me Baby
  6. Atlanta Rhythm Section: Sky High
  7. Barclay James Harvest: Titles
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Guitar Rock
Side A:
  1. Rainbow: Kill The King (*)
  2. Ian Gillan Band: Woman From Tokyo
  3. Golden Earring: Radar Love
  4. Bachman Turner Overdrive: Takin' Ccare Of Business
  5. The Black Crowes: Twice As Hard
Side B:
  1. J.J. Cale: Crazy Mama
  2. Lucifer's Friend: Spanish Galleon
  3. The Allman Brothers Band: Revival
  4. John Mayall: Double Trouble
  5. Albert Collins: Mr Collins, Mr Collins
Side C:
  1. Yngwie Malmsteen: You Don't Remember
  2. Hawkwind: Kerb Crawler
  3. Manowar: Sign Of The Hammer
  4. Cult: She Sells Sanctuary
  5. Blind Guardian: Goodbye Mr Friend
Side D:
  1. Iggy Pop: Livin' On The Edge Of The Night
  2. Lenny Kravitz: Always On The Run
  3. Saxon: Solid Ball Of Rock
  4. Colin James: Just Came Back
  5. Ugly Kid Joe: Cats In The Cradle
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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History Of Rock Vol. 1
Side A:
  1. Rainbow: Temple Of The King (*)
  2. Jimi Hendrix: Hey Joe
  3. Golden Earring: Radar Love
  4. Paice Ashton Lord: Ghost Story
  5. The Who: The Seeker
  6. Allman Brothers: Revival
Side B:
  1. Atlanta Rhythm Section: Imaginary Lover
  2. Barclay James Harvest: Love On The Line
  3. Pat Travers Band: Heat In The Street
  4. Maggie Bell: Wishing Well
  5. Velvet Underground: I'm Waiting For The Man
  6. Taste: What's Going On
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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Il Rock
A:
  1. Motorhead: Keep Us On The Road
  2. Motorhead: Iron Horse / Born To Lose
  3. Motorhead: On Parole
  4. Motorhead: White Line Fever
  5. Dio: Fallen Angels
B:
  1. Dio: We Rock
  2. Dio: Gypsy
  3. Rainbow: Stone Cold
  4. Rainbow: All Night Long
  5. Rainbow: Kill The King (*)
    - Italian sampler, given out with Il Rock #90 magazine in Italy. (*) includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals besides Dio the band songs.
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New Pop Releases July/August/September 1975
A:
  1. Yin & Yan: Walkie-Talkie Sunrise
  2. Druid: Toward The Sun
  3. Quartermass: Black Sheep Of The Family
  4. Rainbow: Still I'm Sad
  5. Ann Byers: This Man Is Rated X
  6. Theo Scherman: Champagne In The Starlight
  7. Rinky Dink & The Crystal Set: Shotgun-Boogie (Schlitz Blitz)
B:
  1. Gonzales: Hole In My Soul
  2. Cilla Black: I'll Take A Tango
  3. Kai Olsson: Is It Love
  4. Eugene Wallace: Reach Out And Touch Me
  5. Angie Miller: Goodbye My Beautiful Dreamer
  6. Chas And Dave: I Am A Rocker
  7. Yin & Yan: Walkie-Talkie Sunset
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Ritchie Blackmore - Rock Profile Volume Two
A:
  1. Ritchie Blackmore Orchestra: Getaway
  2. Ritchie Blackmore Orchestra: Little Brown Jug
  3. Screaming Lord Sutch: Honey Hush
  4. Screaming Lord Sutch: The Train Kept A Rollin'
  5. Jon Lord: Gemini Suite : Guitar Movement
  6. Ritchie Blackmore: Interview
B:
  1. Green Bullfrog: Bullfrog
  2. Screaming Lord Sutch: Good Golly Miss Molly
  3. Screaming Lord Sutch: Great Balls Of Fire
  4. Randy Pie & Family: Hurry To The City
C:
  1. Rainbow: Still I'm Sad (*)
  2. Rainbow: Man On The Silver Mountain (live 1) (*)
  3. Rainbow: Lady Of The Lake (*)
D:
  1. Rainbow: Sixteenth Century Greensleeves (live 2) (*)
  2. Jack Green: I Call, No Answer
  3. Deep Purple: Son Of Alerik
  4. Burr Bailey: Like A Bird Without Feathers
    - (*) includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals
    - (live 1) recorded live at Sporthalle, Cologne, Germany on September 25th, 1976
    - (live 2) recorded live at Circus Krone, Munich, Germany on September 29th, 1976
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  • Connoisseur Collection RP VSOP LP 157, UK, April 1991
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Rock Ballads
Side A:
  1. Scorpions: Wind Of Change
  2. Magnum: Need A Lot Of Love
  3. Jon Bon Jovi: Miracle
  4. Steve Thomson: Dream On
  5. Robin Beck: First Time
  6. Nazareth: Love Hurts
  7. Yngwie Malmsteen: Save Our Love
  8. Bon Jovi: I'll Be There For You
Side B:
  1. Extreme: More Than Words
  2. Rainbow: Catch The Rainbow (*)
  3. Cinderella: Heartbreak Station
  4. China: So Long
  5. L.A. Guns: The Ballad Of Jane
  6. Deep Purple: Wasted Sunsets
  7. Doro: A Whiter Shade Of Pale
  8. Kingdom Come: You'll Never Know
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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Rock In Concert
A:
  1. Rainbow: Kill The King
  2. Golden Earring: She Flies On Strange Winds
  3. The Steve Gibbons Band: Tulane
B:
  1. Taste: Sugar Mama
  2. Randy Pie: Highway Driver
  3. The Hollies: Long Cool Woman
C:
  1. Roxy Music: Do The Strand
  2. Derek And The Dominos: Presence Of The Lord
  3. Eric Clapton: After Midnight
D:
  1. Cream: Spoonful
    All tracks live recordings.
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Rock Ultimatum
Side A:
  1. Rockets: Oh Well
  2. U.K.: Nothing To Lose
  3. Cream: Badge
  4. The Who: The Seeker
  5. Rainbow: Man On The Silver Mountain (*)
  6. Atlanta Rhythm Section: Spooky
  7. Roy buchanan: Hey Joe
Side B:
  1. Rainbow: Temple Of The King (*)
  2. U.K.: Rendezvous 6.02
  3. Rockets: Desire
  4. Cream: Sunshine Of Your Love
  5. The Who: Summertime Blues
  6. Jimi Hendrix: Crosstown Traffic
  7. Barclay James Harvest: Hymn
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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Soft Side Of Hard Rock
A:
  1. Bon Jovi: Silent Night
  2. Cinderella: Nobody's Fool
  3. Warlock: Make Time For Love
  4. Dio: All The Fools Sailed Away
  5. Deep Purple: Wasted Sunsets
  6. Rainbow: Catch The Rainbow
B:
  1. Black Sabbath: No Stranger To Love
  2. TNT: Without Your Love
  3. Treat: Take My Hand
  4. Gringos Locos: Susie
  5. No Exqse: It's Love
  6. Paganini: For Your Love
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The Spirit Of Rock
Side A:
  1. John Muller: Give Us A Yell
  2. Queen: We Are The Champions
  3. Deep Purple: Smoke On The Water
  4. Rainbow: The Temple Of The King (*)
  5. Nazareth: Love Hurts
  6. Allman Brothers: One Way Out
  7. Ten Years After: I'm Going Home
Side B:
  1. J.J. Cale: Cocaine
  2. Joe Cocker: Unchain My Heart
  3. The Neville Brothers: For Ever...For Tonight
  4. Joe Jackson: Oh Well
  5. Simple Minds: Don't You Forget About Me
  6. Cockney Rebel: Sebastian
Side C:
  1. Derek And The Dominoes: Layla
  2. Gary Moore: Oh Pretty Woman
  3. Cream: White Room
  4. Eric Burdon: Woman Of The Rings
  5. Canned Heat: Going Up The Country
  6. Genesis: I Know What I Like
Side D:
  1. King Crimson: Epitaph
  2. Scorpions: Wind Of Change
  3. Jethro Tull: Locomotive Breath
  4. Roxy Music: Virginia Plain
  5. Iggy Pop: The Passenger
  6. Keith Richards: Make No Mistake
      (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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Star Gala - Long Live Rock
Side A:
  1. Rainbow: Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (*)
  2. Cream: White Room
  3. Arthur Brown: Fire
  4. James Brown: Sex Machine
  5. Bachman-Turner-Overdrive: You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
  6. Nazareth: Dream On
Side B:
  1. Status Quo: Roll Over Lay Down
  2. Jerry Lee Lewis: Sweet Little Sixteen
  3. Eric Burdon: San Franciscan Nights
  4. Slade: Coz I Luv You
  5. Jimi Hendrix: Foxy Lady
  6. Eric Clapton: After midnight
    (*) Includes Ronnie James Dio on vocals.
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