Trying to Burn the Sun

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Trying to Burn the Sun
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 1975
RecordedJanuary–April 1975
Genre
Length36:22
LabelMGM Records
ProducerRoger Glover
Elf chronology
Carolina County Ball
(1974)
Trying to Burn the Sun
(1975)
The Gargantuan
(1978)
Ronnie James Dio chronology
Carolina County Ball
(1974)
Trying to Burn the Sun
(1975)
Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow
(1975)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Trying to Burn the Sun is the third and final studio album released by American rock group Elf, released in 1975.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Dio and Soule.

No.TitleLength
1."Black Swampy Water"3:43
2."Prentice Wood"4:37
3."When She Smiles"4:54
4."Good Time Music"4:30
5."Liberty Road"3:22
6."Shotgun Boogie"3:07
7."Wonderworld"5:03
8."Streetwalker"7:07

Personnel[edit]

The Band[edit]

Additional Musicians[edit]

  • Helen Chappelle, Barry St. John, Liza Strike: Additional Vocals
  • Mountain Fjord Orchestra: Strings

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anderson, Jason. Trying to Burn the Sun at AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-06-18.