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Highway Star is one of Deep Purple's most famous songs. It is characterized by a long classically-inspired guitar solo and organ solo. Organist Jon Lord claimed that the organ solo is based on a Bach-like sequence. The song appears on the album Machine Head and is the fastest song (tempo-wise) recorded on the album.

The structure of the song consists of a 35 second guitar introduction, before the band launches into the thumping opening riff, which soon leads into the… read more

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  • Avatar for Lowbacca
    mlcky67, this was in "ash vs. evil dead"?? argh, i gotta start watching that.. big "evil dead" fan, never got around to that show though. series soundtrack seems to be appropriately badass!?
  • Avatar for Pepexepex
    Made in Japan version kicks ass.
  • Avatar for Aries494
    Forever linked with Elite Beat Agents more like
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    Video Update
  • Avatar for micky67
    forever linked with Ash V Evil Dead
  • Avatar for sharv11
    FOREVER <3
  • Avatar for budgerigar42
    I FUCKNG LOVE THIS SONG YOU DONT UNDERSTAND I LISTEN TO IT AND HATE MYSELF
  • Avatar for Ggallin771
    Dat solo
  • Avatar for Flormetal
    YEAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <3
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    holy fuck at the made in japan cut

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