Fanpack Released 4th September 2012
09/08/12 Deep Purple’s seminal album Machine Head has been re-recorded by some of the biggest names in rock music and will be released as an exclusive Fanpack in partnership with Classic Rock Presents’ on 4th September − almost four weeks ahead of its general release on 1st October.
Re-Machined: A Tribute To Deep Purple’s Machine Head includes re-interpretions of these classic songs by a host of massive rock names including Metallica, Iron Maiden, Chickenfoot and The Flaming Lips in addition to legendary guitarists Joe Bonamassa, Zakk Wylde, Steve Vai and Carlos Santana.
The Fanpack version will include an additional version of ‘Highway Star’ by Steve Vai, Glenn Hughes, Chad Smith and Lauchlan Doley. Also included in the Fanpack is an exclusive, band-endorsed 124-page collectors magazine including:
- Exclusive new interviews with world-class guitarists Joe Bonamassa and Steve Vai
- Members of Metallica, Iron Maiden and Chickenfoot amongst others talking about recording these classic songs
- Brand new interviews with Deep Purple
- One of the last interviews with the late Jon Lord on the making of their most well-loved album
- Exclusive and previously unpublished photographs
- Artefacts from the Purple archives
Pre-order is available now from www.myfavouritemagazines.co.uk/re-machined
General release of ‘Re-Machined: A Tribute To Deep Purple’s Machine Head’ will be on the 1st October through Eagle Rock Entertainment on both CD and LP.
Full Album Track Listing:
- Smoke On The Water – Carlos Santana / Jacoby Shaddix
- Highway Star – Chickenfoot
- Maybe I’m A Leo – Glenn Hughes / Chad Smith
- Pictures of Home – Black Label Society
- Never Before – Kings of Chaos
- Smoke On The Water – The Flaming Lips
- Lazy – Jimmy Barnes with Joe Bonamassa
- Space Truckin’ – Iron Maiden
- When A Blind Man Cries – Metallica
PLUS Exclusive to this special edition:
10. Highway Star – Glenn Hughes, Steve Vai, Chad Smith, Lauchlan Doley
For more information please contact Ben Pester, Communications Manager at email@example.com or 0207 042 4035 and 07737 138 384
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