Number the Brave

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Number the Brave
Studio album by Wishbone Ash
Released 1981
Genre Hard rock
Label MCA
Producer Nigel Gray
Wishbone Ash chronology
Live Dates 2
(1980)
Number the Brave
(1981)
The Best of Wishbone Ash
(1981)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

Number the Brave is the eleventh studio album by rock band Wishbone Ash. It is the first album in the band's history recorded without founding bassist/vocalist Martin Turner. Turner was replaced (for this album only) by John Wetton, formerly of Family, King Crimson, Uriah Heep, UK and future Asia.

Also featured on Number the Brave is vocalist Claire Hamill as backing vocals, who would permanently join Wishbone Ash on the 1981 tour.

Track listing[edit]

Original UK release[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Loaded" (Laurie Wisefield/Steve Upton/Andy Powell) – 4:11
  2. "Where Is the Love" (Upton/Wisefield/Powell) – 3:20
  3. "Underground" (Powell/Wisefield/Upton) – 4:16
  4. "Kicks on the Street" (Upton/Wisefield/Powell) – 4:17
  5. "Open Road" (Upton/Wisefield/Powell) – 5:21

Side two[edit]

  1. "Get Ready" (Smokey Robinson) – 3:15
  2. "Rainstorm" (Wisefield/Upton/Powell) – 4:55
  3. "That's That" (John Wetton) – 3:05
  4. "Roller Coaster" (Wisefield/Powell/Upton) – 3:19
  5. "Number the Brave" (Powell/Upton/Wisefield) – 4:56

Original US release[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Get Ready"
  2. "Where Is the Love"
  3. "That's That"
  4. "Roller Coaster"
  5. "Number the Brave"

Side two[edit]

  1. "Loaded"
  2. "Underground"
  3. "Rainstorm"
  4. "Kicks on the Street"
  5. "Open Road"

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel

References[edit]