Turn Out The Lights

by Bernie Torme

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  • Limited Edition Re-Issue SIGNED Turn Out The Lights CD in Gatefold Sleeve.

    A very limited CD edition re-issue of Bernie's first solo album 'Turn Out The Lights'(1982), signed on the front cover by the man himself!
    Original front & back cover artwork, and white simulated label copy on the CD itself!
    The gatefold contains reproduced music magazine ads from the time & a previously unseen reproduced photo contact sheet from the front cover photo session from Bernie's personal archives.
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    *Contains 3 additional tracks compared to the original vinyl: Try & Stop Me/ What's Next/ Back With The Boys.

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Painter Man 02:58
Lies 03:13
America 02:59
Possession 03:50
No Reply 04:35
India 02:28
Oh No! 04:48
Whats Next 03:32


Turn Out The Lights was the first solo album recorded by guitarist Bernie Torme. Recorded in 1981 at Ian Gillan's Kingsway Studios while Bernie was still a member of the Gillan band, and released in 1982 following Bernie's stint with Ozzy Osbourne standing in for Randy Rhoads following Randy's tragic death. Contains many Bernie Torme classics.
The download album also contains Pdf artwork and booklet.


released August 27, 2014

Bernie Tormé/guitars,vocals
Phil Spalding/bass,vocals
Nigel Glockler/drums, except
Mark Harrison/drums on Possession
Colin Towns/keyboards,flute

Produced by Bernie Tormé and Nick Tauber, engineered by Bob Broglia, Paul ‘Chas’ ‘Wah Wah’ Watkins at Kingsway, Andy Miller (Possession) at IBC, mix engineered by Bob Broglia at Kingsway and Simon Hanhart assisted by Mark Wade, Andy Lovell, Mike Duffy at the Marquee. Original cover photographs by Peter Cornes and Roy Victor, inside sleeve photos by Mick Gregory, Rosa Belchen. Digitally remastered 1996.

Recorded at Kingsway Recorders London March ‘81; mixed at Kingsway April ‘81 and at the Marquee Studios October ‘81; Possession recorded at IBC/Portland Studios Summer ‘81: the Marquee mixes of the first ten tracks released Spring ‘82 as Turn Out The Lights LP. Painter man/ turn out the lights/ chelsea girls/ india/ oh no!/ getting there/ possession on this cd mixed by Nick Tauber/ Bernie Tormé/ Simon Hanhart at the Marquee studios; america/ lies/ no reply/ try and stop me/ whats next/ back with the boys mixed by Bob Broglia/ Bernie Tormé at Kingsway Recorders.


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Bernie Tormé – Guitar Legend/ Blues Rock Psychedelic Shredmeister/ Sleaze Rock Frontman is known for saving the day for Ozzy Osbourne in the aftermath of Randy Rhoad's tragic death, hits, world tours & international fame as Ian Gillan's axe-man, 

forming Desperado with Dee Snider, & ex Maiden drummer Clive Burr, & his own bands Electric Gypsies & Torme (with Phil Lewis of L.A. Guns/ Girl). ... more

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