Burning Japan Live is a live album by ex Deep Purple Mark III and IV bass player Glenn Hughes.
It was recorded in Kawasaki city, Japan on the 24th and 25th of May 1994 while Hughes was promoting the From Now On studio album.
Songs On Glenn Hughes Burning Japan Live
1. Burn -(originally on Deep Purple’s studio album Burn)
2. Liar (From Now On)
3. Muscle And Blood (Hughes/Thrall)
4. Lay My Body Down (From Now On)
5. From Now On (From Now On)
6. Into The Void (From Now On)
7. Still In Love With You
8. Coast To Coast (Trapeze You Are the Music…We’re Just the Band)
9. This Time Around (Deep Purple Come Taste The Band)
10. Owed To G (Come Taste The Band)
11. Gettin Tighter (Come Taste The Band)
12. You Keep On Moving (Come Taste The Band)
13. Lady Double Dealer (Deep Purple Stormbringer)
14. I Got Your Number (Hughes/Thrall)
15. Stormbringer (Stormbringer)
As you can see, there are plenty of covers from Deep Purple – 7 in total. I wish that Hughes and Bolin had done an album together. I don’t think the Hughes era of Deep Purple gets enough credit just because they didn’t produce another Machine Head or Made In Japan.
Buying Burning Japan Live
The download version is cut from 15 to 11 tracks with From Now On, Still In Love With You, This Time Around and You Keep On Moving unavailable as mp3s at the time of writing.
It is available from Amazon.com – Amazon.co.uk – iTunes – eBay
These links will help you get to the albums quickly and easily but I recommend that you still search for the best deal.
What Do You Think?
Is this the best live album by Glenn Hughes?
Glenn Hughes is included in my poll to find the best live album by the members of Deep Purple (marks 2 to 4).
The Best Live Albums
This is a more hard-rockin’ album that other Hughes live albums. Does it deserve to be included in the polls to find the best heavy metal and hard rock live albums?