November 1980 to December 1981
Don Airey (krb); Ritchie Blackmore (gtr); Roger Glover (bss); Bob Rondinelli (drm); Joe Lynn Turner (vcl).
Turner was recruited to Rainbow, and he stayed there for three successive line-ups; this one recorded the Difficult To Cure album (released 1981).
Albums & singles
See Blackmore's Discobiography.