Category: DEEP PURPLE

DEEP PURPLE – Slaves And Masters +3 [Remastered LTD. Deluxe Edition]

UK label Cherry Red / Fear No Evil released this deluxe edition of DEEP PURPLE‘s “Slaves And Masters“, the only album from the band featuring former Rainbow singer Joe Lynn Turner. Now remastered and expanded, the CD features three rare bonus tracks: “Slow Down Sister” (B-side of “Love Conquers All” 12-inch and 45 rpm single) and the hard-to-find 45 rpm single edit of “Love Conquers All” and “King Of Dreams”, as well as an excellent 16 page booklet featuring a 3,500 word essay telling the story of the album, and never seen images and memorabilia, with initial pressings in a strictly limited edition digipak…

JOE LYNN TURNER – The Japanese maxi-singles [out of print non album tracks]

After featuring here some JOE LYNN TURNER rare album editions, it was requested as well the rare CD-singles he released in Japan as solo artist. These are 1999’s ‘Waiting For A Girl Like You‘, 2001’s ‘Challenge Them All‘, and 2006’s ‘The One‘, all including exclusive songs.
For his ‘Under Cover 2’ – an album of covers of classic songs – Turner’s Japanese label released as single Joe’s version of Foreigner’s hit ‘Waiting For A Girl Like You’. The CDs includes two ‘B-sides’ never appeared into any other album at the moment, featuring talented Al Pitrelli and Tony Bruno (Danger Danger, Saraya) on guitars.
‘Challenge Them All’ was in fact a song recorded for a Japanese commercial, promoting…

DEEP PURPLE – Perfect Strangers +1 [Japanese SHM-CD remastered]

As requested here we go with DEEP PURPLE ’80s comeback “Perfect Strangers“, reissued in Japan in a remastered form on a High Quality SHM-CD format. “Perfect Strangers” represents the first album recorded by the reformed (as well as the most successful and popular) Deep Purple ‘Mark II’ line-up after eleven years. Ritchie Blackmore and Roger Glover arrived from Rainbow, Ian Gillan from Black Sabbath, Jon Lord from Whitesnake, and Ian Paice from Gary Moore’s backing band.
Updated to the ’80s standards, “Perfect Strangers”, produced by Roger Glover, adds some kind of glossy flavor to the sound, a more melodic approach according to times. The material featured on this comeback album is…

DEEP PURPLE – Whoosh! (2020)

DEEP PURPLE holds no punches on their upcoming album ‘‘Whoosh!”, and delivers a recording full of energy, proving there’s still plenty of gas in their tank. While contemporaries like Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin choose to disband and focus on their members’ solo careers, Purple remains a tight and prolific unit, that simply refuses to quit.
File “Whoosh!” under “all killer, no filler”!
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V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases July / August 2020 – Vol.1

We expect a very interesting batch of new releases in months to come, so it’s time for our classic 0dayrox Advanced Releases singles. Let’s go now with 0dayrox Advanced Releases July / August 2020 – Vol.1, your soundtrack for this Summer! Finnish melodic hard rock act BROTHER FIRETRIBE have announced that, due to current world events, the release of their...

WHITESNAKE – Come An’ Get It [Japan SHM-CD remastered MiniLP +6]

As requested, here’s the only version on SHM-CD / cardboard sleeve of WHITESNAKE‘s “Saints & Sinners”, remastered plus 6 bonus tracks. In my humble opinion, this is the best version you can get in terms of sound. “Come An’ Get It” is not considered by critics as the best Whitesnake album, however, it’s a very good classic hard rock record....

WHITESNAKE – Saints & Sinners +3 [Japan SHM-CD remastered MiniLP] Out Of Print

As requested, here’s the only version on SHM-CD / cardboard sleeve of WHITESNAKE’s “Saints & Sinners”, unfortunately now out of print.“Saints & Sinners” was the first Whitesnake album to shoot the band outside UK and woke up the Rock world and take notice. For many, “Saints & Sinners” is Whitesnake’s finest moment. It is for sure among my 3 favorites...

DEEP PURPLE – The Infinite Live Recordings Vol.1 [2-CD Japan only Limited Release] (2018)

To celebrate DEEP PURPLE‘s 50th Anniversary and their upcoming Japanese ‘Long Goodbye Tour’ starting in a couple of days, Victor Entertainment just released “The Infinite Live Recordings Vol.1 [2-CD Japan only Limited Release]”.“The Infinite Live Recordings Vol.1” already appeared at the end of last year in Europe featuring Deep Purple’s live show at the biggest metal festival in France, Hellfest...

DEEP PURPLE – Fire In The Sky [Japan Edition 3-CD Career-Spanning remastered] (2018)

DEEP PURPLE stands alongside Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath as part of the Holy Trinity of British hard rock. The list of the band’s classic songs is legion, and the influence it’s had on successive generations of musicians is both enduring and remarkable. To celebrate Deep Purple’s 50th Anniversary and their upcoming Japanese tour in October, Warner Music Japan just...

JOE LYNN TURNER – Second Hand Life [Deluxe Edition +3] Out Of Print

After the recent Sunstorm album, one of you asked for a couple of JOE LYNN TURNER solo albums, one of them this rare, hard to find, out of print US release by Friday Music, of “Second Hand Life / Deluxe Edition +3”, Turner’s last solo album of original material. “Second Hand Life” is another strong album from JLT, featuring co-writing...

JOE LYNN TURNER – The Usual Suspects [Japan Edition +2 bonus] Out Of Print

After the recent Sunstorm album, one of you asked for JOE LYNN TURNER‘s album “The Usual Suspects“, for me, alongside his solo ’85 debut, his finest album. This is the Japanese edition (now out of print) including an exclusive bonus track, and to make it more juicy, we have added the exclusive European bonus track as well. Turner, apart from...

DON AIREY – One Of A Kind (2018)

Deep Purple keyboardist DON AIREY will release his new solo album, “One Of A Kind“, on May 25 via earMUSIC as 2CD (including a bonus live CD) as well as on vinyl and digitally.It is hard to find a name among all those that over the last 30 years have left their mark in the history of rock that has...

WHITESNAKE – The Purple Tour (2018)

WHITESNAKE‘s 2015 tour celebrating singer David Coverdale’s time in Deep Purple is being commemorated with a new live album and concert film being released as “The Purple Tour” by Rhino Records.The release is available in several different configurations, with fans able to choose between vinyl, digital and straight CD packages, as well as a CD/DVD or CD/Blu-ray edition that adds...

DEEP PURPLE – Made In Japan [Remastered – 2CD Deluxe Edition]

DEEP PURPLE’s monstrous power as a live act was solidified more than four decades ago with the release of their first live album, “Made In Japan“. Universal Music are releasing a tidal wave of the record in many different formats, from remasters to expansions to box sets on CD, vinyl and Blu-Ray. Deep Purple took their first tour in Japan...