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Crocodile rocks

A Czech outfit called Crocodile Quartet offers their take on the Highway Star. Ladies and gentlemen, behold, the way you never heard it before:

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19 Comments to “Crocodile rocks”:

  1. 1
    Dave Hodgkinson says:

    Not too shabby. Rock is the new classical.

  2. 2
    Michael Quinlan says:


  3. 3
    stoffer says:

    Interesting to say the least!? right up there with the Leningrad Cowboys and SOTW!?

  4. 4
    Marije Essink says:


  5. 5
    Adel says:

    I have only one word to describe it ” Orgasmic “

  6. 6
    Adel says:

    Can Nigel Kennedy do any better… I really doubt it. I owe Ian Gillan a big apology for criticising him for say that DP is primarily an instrumental band.

  7. 7
    Art says:

    What a “classic” take on a “classic” song!!

  8. 8
    Blackwood Richmore says:


  9. 9
    Chip says:

    That translates well to a string quartet. Nice find.

  10. 10
    Jesper Amtorp says:

    This was what Jon heard in his head😀

  11. 11
    Hans Petter Lønning says:

    Classic Rock!

  12. 12
    LeonR2Z says:

    Love it!

    More please.

  13. 13
    Blackwood Richmore says:

    Twas was a beautiful night… & it’s a beautiful day!!!

  14. 14
    cdag says:

    That’s really nice !

  15. 15
    Gary says:

    Wow!!… they must be fans of the band as they also perform Soldier of Fortune as well! I may have to purchase this masterpiece – support the classics , right!?!

  16. 16
    Elprupdeep says:

    For years rock band turn classical into rock.
    Now there is a proof that DP can be categorised like Beethoven or Mozart as classical band turn rock music into classical…

    Long live R&Roll. Long live classical music. Long live DP family.


  17. 17
    Henrik says:

    Anyone ever heard the classical pianist take on Highway Star?
    He does it as an encore.
    It’s on YT.
    Unfortuanely I haven’t the link.

  18. 18
    Rock Voorne says:

    @ 6 Nice to say that . probably in more latter years?
    Around the 1985 era he said that long instrumentals were anachronistic

  19. 19
    Gabi Berg says:

    Hört sich toll an

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