Category: GLENN HUGHES

PHENOMENA – Still The Night (2020)

Still The Night” is the new PHENOMENA album to be released tomorrow. As the sticker on the front cover says: this compilation collects together ALL 17 TRACKS featuring GLENN HUGHES ON LEAD VOCALS.
The songs with Hughes on lead vocals are collected together from the million selling debut Phenomena album, Dream Runner and Psycho Fantasy.
And as special interest this compilation also features final mixes of the RARE tracks ‘Assassins in the Night’, ‘Running with the Pack’ and the 12” remix of ‘Still the Night’.
Do ya need more? It’s the Voice of Rock. And it’s the fantastic PHENOMENA project.
A MUST

HUGHES / THRALL – Hughes / Thrall +2 [Rock Candy remastered]

As requested by many, here’s without a doubt one the finest works from Glenn Hughes’ fructiferous career: HUGHES / THRALL self-titled album from 1982. Including two previously unreleased bonus tracks and remastered from the master tapes by Rock Candy Records, the album sounds better than never.
Teaming up with highly respected guitar maestro Pat Thrall (Automatic Man, Pat Travers Band, Asia) the duo formed HUGHES / THRALL, a collaboration that not only promised much on paper but would eventually deliver one of, if not the best, post Deep Purple records in that particular cannon of excellence.
Meticulously produced by seasoned studio guru Andy Johns (Free, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen) the record received an overwhelmingly enthusiastic…

TRAPEZE – You Are The Music…We’re Just The Band [Cherry Red remastered 3xCD Deluxe Edition] (2020)

Cherry Red Records / Purple Records just started a reissue campaign of TRAPEZE – the group formed by future Deep Purple Glenn Hughes and Phenomena’s Mel Galley – all remastered and with additional discs of bonus material.
This 3xCD deluxe edition of ‘You Are The Music… We’re Just The Band’ – Trapeze third album and the last with Glenn Hughes before he join Deep Purple – has been expanded with non-album tracks and previously unreleased BBC Radio 1 In Concert series and more.

TRAPEZE (Glenn Hughes) – Medusa [Cherry Red remastered 3xCD Deluxe Edition] (2020)

Cherry Red / Purple Records just started a reissue campaign of TRAPEZE – the group formed by future Deep Purple Glenn Hughes and Phenomena’s Mel Galley – all remastered and with additional discs of bonus material. For their second record “Medusa“, Trapeze had scaled down to the power trio of Mel Galley, Dave Holland and Glenn Hughes, finally finding their...

TRAPEZE (Glenn Hughes) – Trapeze [Cherry Red remastered 2xCD Deluxe Edition] (2020)

Cherry Red / Pupple Records just started a reissue campaign of TRAPEZE – the group formed by future Deep Purple Glenn Hughes and Phenomena’s Mel Galley – albums, all remastered and with additional discs of bonus material.
Sown from the seeds of two Midlands bands, Finders Keepers, featuring Mel Galley (guitar/vocals), Dave Holland (drums) and Glenn Hughes (bass/vocals), plus the Montanas’ John Jones (vocals) and Terry Rowley (keyboards/guitar/flute), Trapeze were discovered by The Moody Blues, snapped up for their own Threshold Records label.
Produced by The Moody Blues’ John Lodge at Morgan Studios and Decca Studios in London, their self-titled debut LP leave a mark into the boiling Seventies scene.

THE DEAD DAISIES – The Lockdown Sessions + 3 New album singles (2020) *EXCLUSIVE*

Hard rock collective THE DEAD DAISIES will release tomorrow a new EP this Friday entitled ‘The Lockdown Sessions’. With their new studio album ‘Holy Ground’ delayed to January 2021 due Covid-19, to sate fans’ appetite the band recorded this EP mostly acoustically and studio live.
This is the first taste of legend Glenn Hughes as part of the band, which features as well Doug Aldrich and Deen Castronovo.
But there’s more; The Dead Daisies also released the first single from the new album, “Unspoken, plus 2 extra crazy remixes.

JOE SATRIANI – What Happens Next (2018)

Guitar extraordinaire JOE SATRIANI has propelled his craft immensely in an almost 40 year career releasing multiple albums, touring worldwide with G3 and as a solo artist and teaching masterclasses for aspiring guitarists to find their own unique voices on the instrument. Throughout his career Satriani has always been a working musician and his reputation has garnered him the opportunity...

PHENOMENA II – Dream Runner [Japanese Remastered reissue +2] (2017)

Japanese new label Wasabi Records has been doing an amazing work reissuing true ’80s classics, and few months ago released the three first essential PHENOMENA albums in a cardboard sleeve packaging replicating its UK edition LP design and a terrific, fresh 2017 remaster.“Phenomena II – Dream Runner” was the second effort from this Tom Galley & Wilfried Rimensberger project, here...

PHENOMENA – Phenomena [Japanese Remastered reissue +5] (2017)

Japanese new label Wasabi Records has been doing an amazing work reissuing true ’80s classics (some featured at 0dayrox), and few months ago released the three first essential PHENOMENA albums in a cardboard sleeve packaging replicating its UK edition LP design and a terrific, fresh 2017 remaster.The project debut, self-titled “Phenomena” includes 5 great bonus tracks as well. Phenomena was...

Best Classic Rock Album 2017, #3 : RONNIE MONTROSE feat. Ricky Phillips & Eric Singer – 10×10 (2017)

Near the end of the year, it’s time to recap about the best 2017 releases, by category.Fortunately, this excellent album was finally released. Before his untimely death in 2012, renowned American rock guitarist RONNIE MONTROSE began recording an ambitious passion project with bassist Ricky Phillips (Styx, Bad English) and drummer Eric Singer (Kiss, Alice Cooper). The idea was to record...

Best Classic Hard Rock album 2017 : BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION – BCCIV (2017)

Super classic hard rock group BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION comprising vocalist / bassist Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Trapeze), drummer Jason Bonham (Led Zeppelin, Foreigner), Derek Sherinian (Dream Theater, Alice Cooper) and blues-rock guitarist / vocalist Joe Bonamassa, release their long awaited and highly anticipated fourth album, “BCC IV” . This is the band’s first studio album since 2013, and rocks harder...

JOHN NORUM – Face The Truth {reissue} (2017)

JOHN NORUM – Face The Truth {reissue} (2017)

Capitalizing the release of Europe’s new album, Dutch label Music On CD in association with Sony Music has reissued the first two JOHN NORUM solo albums, long time of of print, a least in the US. While not remastered, the sound quality has been clearly beef-up thanks to modern mastering transfer technology. “Face The Truth” is Norum’s second solo album,...

GLENN HUGHES – Feel [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition] (2017)

GLENN HUGHES – Feel [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition] (2017)

Cherry Red / Hear No Evil Records has started a GLENN HUGHES reissue program under the title The Glenn Hughes Remasters. Here we have “Feel [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition]“, the soulful, funky album Hughes recorded in the mid-Nineties, remastered and with lots of worthy previously unreleased material. Having Survived the hedonistic, life shortening spoils of fame with hard rock...

GLENN HUGHES – Addiction [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition] (2017)

GLENN HUGHES – Addiction [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition] (2017)

Cherry Red / Hear No Evil Records has started a GLENN HUGHES reissue programme under the title The Glenn Hughes Remasters. Of particular interest is this “Addiction [2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition]“, Hughes’ harder rock sounding solo album, remastered and with lots of previously unreleased material. Glenn Hughes‘ today’s omnipresence may grate many of those who can’t see it as...

GLENN HUGHES – Resonate [Deluxe Edition +1] (2016)

GLENN HUGHES – Resonate [Deluxe Edition +1] (2016)

After some group/band projects, “Resonate” is the first GLENN HUGHES solo album in eight years released via Frontiers Records on various formats; regular CD, LP, and this Deluxe Edition CD/DVD with a more ‘purple colored’ artwork and including the exclusive bonus track ‘Nothing’s The Same’. It’s in the blood. Glenn Hughes may have been dubbed the ‘Voice of rock’ because...