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We’ve posted weird Deep Purple covers before and here’s another one. Highway Star, indigenous Siberian style:

http://music.lib.ru/b/bugotak/alb3.shtml#highway_star

Pretty massive vocals, if you ask me!

In a more traditional vein, here is Mr. Big trying their way around an instrumental version of “Burn”:



18 Comments to “Deep Purple covers”:

  1. 1
    Serra says:

    ROTFL…
    Pure genius!

  2. 2
    Arnaud says:

    Hey Svante, great stuff ! Do you know if the Mr Big video is taken from a dvd, or any official release ? I’d like to see it on a big screen !
    Cheers,
    Arnaud

  3. 3
    Al says:

    Holy shit! Is that Candice? Well maybe her mother…? 😉 Thanx!!!

  4. 4
    Marcelo Soares says:

    Want a Smoke on the Bossa?

  5. 5
    Reinder says:

    Verra nice. I’ve passed the link on in me blog…

  6. 6
    steve says:

    That is absolutely brilliant,ive never replied to these things before but felt compelled to,fantastic playing,must find out more about these guys,they obviously have sound influences,and cheers to who ever found it.
    p.s Rapture of the deep is fantastic,a must have for all purple fans

  7. 7
    Father Gorry says:

    This song can be downloaded from here: http://bugotak.dmusic.com/ in english language content, as well as other originals and tributes.

  8. 8
    2TW_Ant says:

    ЖЖГЁШЬ =)

  9. 9
    Rikk says:

    I just did a cover of Anyone’s Daughter on my latest CD. A bit of a different take as well. You can preview it at iTunes. The band is Donut Kings.

  10. 10
    Brent says:

    Mr. Big has always been impressive! Billy Sheehan can make that bass get up and dance! The Siberian Highway Star is pretty good too.

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  11. 11
    Hans says:

    Found another live-mp3 from the song Black Night.
    By a dutch group named Heavey Egg
    Download from: http://www.heaveyegg.nl/mp3.php

  12. 12
    Reinder says:

    Deep Purple covers may well be a good subject for a feature of their own. There are a lot of them out there…
    Did the second Information Superhighway Stars project ever get anywhere?

  13. 13
    Butch Meier says:

    Very nice. One of the best Dee purple cover bands

  14. 14
    Flash says:

    That burn cover is amazing. I never thought anyone would try and transpose the keyboard solo to bass.

  15. 15
    Max-said says:

    Blackmore’s solo transposed to bamboo flute is even more amazing, if you ask me:))

  16. 16
    Indong says:

    excellent and big thumbs to Richie and Billy, but sorry…the drummer playing without improvisation.

  17. 17
    Timus says:

    BUGOTAK – MEGA-FUN!! I like it.

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    JOE says:

    Bloody Great, the present day DP should give it a go and give Roger a nice big fat bass solo like Sheehan’s.

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