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Public Image Ltd. - Rise

Public Image Ltd. - Rise

Performer: Public Image Ltd.
Title: Rise
Style: New Wave
Released: 1986
Cat#: VINX 106
Country: Italy
Label: Virgin
Size MP3 version: 1197 mb
Size FLAC version: 2689 mb
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 657
Genre: Rock

Public Image Ltd. - Rise


1Rise (Instrumental)


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
VS841Public Image Ltd. Rise ‎(7", Single)VirginVS841UK1986
436805Public Image Ltd. Rise ‎(12", Single)Edisom436805Portugal1986
0-66858Public Image Ltd. Rise ‎(12", Single)Elektra0-66858US1986
602 085, 602085-213Public Image Ltd. Rise ‎(12", Single)Virgin, Virgin602 085, 602085-213Europe1986
VS841/12, VS 841-12Public Image Ltd. Rise ‎(12", Single)Virgin, VirginVS841/12, VS 841-12UK1986


  • ProducerBill Laswell


Grafica Pozzoli S.P.A. Inzago.
Artist printed as "Public Image Ltd." on sleeve and "P.I.L." on center labels


  • Barcode (Text): 5 012980 084166
  • Rights Society: S.I.A.E.
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A side): VINX 106/A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B side): VINX 106/B
  • Matrix / Runout: VINX-106-A 17-1-86 I^ VIPRO-12-B MM.
  • Matrix / Runout: VINX-106-B 17-1-86 I^ MM.


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Made By – Virgin Dischi S.p.A.
  • Printed By – Grafica Pozzoli S.p.A.



Rise is a single released by post-punk group Public Image Ltd in 1986. It was the first single from Album, their fifth studio album. The song was written by John Lydon and Bill Laswell about apartheid in South Africa, specifically about Nelson Mandela as Lydon stated in a 2013 Glastonbury interview. Lydon also referred to alleged Royal Ulster Constabulary interrogation techniques, such as electric torture, in an MTV interview in 1987. It was one of the group's biggest commercial hits, peaking at 11. Album also known as Compact Disc or Cassette depending on the format is the fifth album by the English rock band Public Image Ltd, released on 27 January 1986. In a departure from their previous releases, John Lydon was advised by trusted music producer Bill Laswell to take on an all-star cast of session and trusted musicians, including Steve Vai, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Tony Williams and Ginger Baker. The resulting album gave PiL one of its highest charting songs, Rise. Rise Remastered 2011. Исполнитель: Public Image Ltd. rise with you I could be wrong I could be right I could be wrong They put a hot wire to my head 'Cause of the things I did and said They made these feelings go away A model citizen in every way Your time has come your second skin Cost so high, the gain so low May the road rise with you. Music video by Public Image Limited performing Rise. C 2013 Virgin Records Ltd. Rise is Public Image Ltd. greatest commercial success. Vai recalls the recording process: Bill Laswell, the producer, called and I flew in and out of New York from Alcatrazz shows to cut the parts. I did basically all the guitar parts in two days. Bill Laswell took a very interesting approach to the production of this disc. Some of the material Id never heard and just went in and. Album: Public Image 1986. Charted: 11. Get the Sheet Music License This Song . The song marries rock with Celtic folk and finds Lydon singing the phrase May The Road Rise With You, which is an old Irish blessing. Lydon was brought up as the son of an Irish couple who immigrated to an impoverished area of London. Steve Vai contributed guitar work to the track. The American guitar legend can also be heard throughout the Public Image album and he recalled on his website: Bill Laswell, the producer, called and I flew in and out of New York from Alcatrazz shows to cut the parts. It had been six years since John Lydon had escaped the wreckage of the Sex Pistols and formed Public Image Ltd, whose second album Metal Box in 1979 - with its primal screaming, dub bass and avant-garde guitar noise - had helped define post-punk. Shankars percussive and drone violin parts were to prove subtly mesmerising on Rise. We sort of referenced this idea of drones from the Indian music and the Irish fiddle music, says Laswell. Back in those days we amped things almost all the time, so there was probably an amplifier involved but at the end of the day you always favoured the DI, just for clean. Watch the video for Rise from Public Image Ltd. s The Greatest Hits, So Far for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Public Image Ltd. aka PiL, are an experimental band which formed in 1978 in London, England. Its original lineup was John Lydon vocals formerly of the Sex Pistols, Keith Levene guitar and Jah Wobble bass, although by 1983, th read more. Rise: The Collection. Import, CD Single. Public Image Limited Format: Audio CD. Round BBC TV, Old Grey Whistle Test 20586. Rise Bob Clearmountain Remix. World Destruction 12'' Deleted