The Rockets  - No Ballads
Label: RSO ‎– RS-1-3071
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, 72
Country: US
Date of released: 1980
Category: Rock
Style: Classic Rock
Genre: Rock
Musician: The Rockets
Album's name: No Ballads
ZIP archive size: 1648

The Rockets - No Ballads


A1 Desire 3:30
A2 Don't Hold On 4:15
A3 Restless 2:55
A4 Sally Can't Dance 3:55
A5 Takin' It Back 5:00
B1 Time After Time 4:20
B2 Sad Songs 3:22
B3 I Want You To Love Me 3:50
B4 Is It True 4:28
B5 Troublemaker 5:30

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – RSO Records, Inc.
  • Marketed By – RSO Records, Inc.
  • Pressed By – PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN
  • Recorded At – Record Plant, Sausalito
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – RSO Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – RSO Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Gear Publishing Co.
  • Published By – Muscle Shoals Sound Publishing
  • Published By – Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd.


  • Art Direction – Glenn Ross
  • Backing Vocals – Anita Pointer (tracks: A4), Ruth Pointer (tracks: A4)
  • Bass – Dan Keylon
  • Design – Tim Owens
  • Drums, Backing Vocals – John "Bee" Badanjek*
  • Engineer – Tom Flye
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Rick Sanchez
  • Guitar, Backing Vocals – Dennis Robbins, Jim McCarty
  • Keyboards, Backing Vocals – Donnie Backus
  • Lead Vocals – Dave Gilbert
  • Management – Gary Lazar
  • Mastered By [Half Speed Mastering] – Stan Ricker
  • Organ – Lee Michaels (tracks: A1, A4, B5)
  • Photography By – Moshe Brakha
  • Producer – Johnny Sandlin
  • Written-By – D. Gilbert* (tracks: A2, B5), D. Robbins* (tracks: A1), J. McCarty* (tracks: A2, B3, B5), J. Badanjek* (tracks: A1, A5 to B2, B4), L. Reed* (tracks: A4), F.T. Talton* (tracks: A3)


"72" on labels denotes PRC-Richmond pressing.

© ℗ 1980 RSO Records, Inc.
All songs published by Gear Publishing Co. ASCAP except
A3 published by Muscle Shoals Sound Publishing Co. Inc. BMI
A4 published by Oakfield Ave. Music, Ltd. BMI

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side One Etched STERLING Stamped): RS-1-3071-AS-RE1-PRC-R-1 STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two Etched STERLING Stamped): RS-1-3071-BS-RE1-PRC-R-1 STERLING
  • Other (Pressing Plant Code): 72

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RSS 20 The Rockets No Ballads ‎(LP, Album) RSO RSS 20 UK 1980
CT-1-3071 The Rockets No Ballads ‎(Cass) RSO CT-1-3071 US 1980
2394 250 The Rockets No Ballads ‎(LP, Album) RSO 2394 250 Australia 1980
RS-1-3071 The Rockets No Ballads ‎(LP, Album, 26) RSO RS-1-3071 US 1980
2394 250 The Rockets No Ballads ‎(LP, Album) RSO 2394 250 Italy 1980


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