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Randy Rhoads Honored with Tribute Collection, Featuring Rudy Sarzo on Bass

The Immortal Randy Rhoads — The Ultimate TributeThe Immortal Randy Rhoads — The Ultimate Tribute honors the career of Rhoads, whose career as a guitarist ended with his 1982 death as a result of an airplane accident.

Rhoads’ contributions to metal were already significant when he died at age 25, having played with Quiet Riot in its early days and then helping to create Ozzy Ozbourne’s solo sound on the albums Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman.

The Immortal Randy Rhoads features Rhoads’ former bandmate, the prolific metal bassist Rudy Sarzo, as well as drummer Frankie Banali, both of whom worked with Rhoads in Quiet Riot. Sarzo appears on every track of the tribute album, which focuses on Rhoads’ work with Osbourne.

Guitarists on the album include Tom Morello, George Lynch, Bruce Kulick, and Dweezil Zappa.

This preview gives you an idea of what’s on the album:

The Immortal Randy Rhoads is available on CD and vinyl.

The Immortal Randy Rhoads Track List:

  1. Crazy Train (feat. Serj Tankian, Tom Morello, Rudy Sarzo, Vinny Appice)
  2. Over the Mountain (feat. Ripper Owens, Jon Donais, Rudy Sarzo, Frankie Banali)
  3. Mr Crowley (feat. Kelle Rhoads, Chuck Billy, Alexi Laiho, Rudy Sarzo, Vinny Appice)
  4. Suicide Solution (feat. Ripper Owens, Brad Gillis, Rudy Sarzo, Brett Chassen)
  5. I Don’t Know (feat. Ripper Owens, George Lynch, Rudy Sarzo, Brett Chassen)
  6. Flying High Again (feat. Ripper Owens, Bernie Torme, Rudy Sarzo, Brett Chassen)
  7. Goodbye to Romance (feat. Ripper Owens, Gus G, Rudy Sarzo, Brett Chassen)
  8. Back To The Coast (feat. Kelle Rhoads, Bruce Kulick, Rudy Sarzo, Frankie Banali)
  9. Killer Girls (feat. Ripper Owens, Joel Hoekstra, Rudy Sarzo, Brett Chassen)
  10. Believer (feat. Ripper Owens, Doug Aldrich, Rudy Sarzo, Vinny Appice)
  11. S A T 0 (feat. Ripper Owens, Bob Kulick, Dweezil Zappa, Rudy Sarzo, Vinny Appice)

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