James Stewart Bain (19 December 1947 – 23 January 2016) was a scottish bass player of Rainbow and Dio, among others. With RAINBOW Bain recorded "Rising" and played on their following world tour. While on the tour, he played on amazing live album "On Stage" In January 1977, he was out and he toured with John Cale. In 1978 he put togheter Wild Horses with Jimmy involved as lead vocalist, songwriter and bassist. This band consist of guitarist Brian Robertson, drummer Clive Edwa
DIFFICULT TO CURE is the 5th studio album by Rainbow, out in 1981. The album artwork is designed by renowned graphic design company Hipgnosis. It was originally designed for the Black Sabbath album Never Say Die!, but was declined by the band.
Graham Bonnet started the job before he left the band. Joe Lynn Turner, sawn with Fandango, was choosen as substitute. TRACKLIST 1."I Surrender"Russ Ballard 4:01 2."Spotlight Kid"Ritchie Blackmore, Roger Glover 4:54 3."No Release"Blackm
STRAIGHT BETWEEN THE EYES is the 6th studio album by Rainbow, out in 1982. A remastered CD reissue, with packaging duplicating the original vinyl release, was released in May 1999.
The line-up was the same of Difficult to Cure album, excepted David Rosenthal, who replaced Don Airey.
The sleeve-art is by Jeff Cummins and Hipgnosis.
Video were available for the songs "Stone Cold" and "Death Alley Driver".
All tracks written by Ritchie Blackmore, Joe Lynn Turne