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One Eye to Morocco


Download links and information about One Eye to Morocco by Ian Gillan. This album was released in 2009 and it belongs to Rock, Hard Rock, Metal, Heavy Metal genres. It contains 2 tracks with total duration of 8:12 minutes.

Artist: Ian Gillan
Release date: 2009
Genre: Rock, Hard Rock, Metal, Heavy Metal
Tracks: 2
Duration: 8:12
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No. Title Length
1. One Eye to Morocco 4:05
2. Am I Getting Through 4:07



As one of the most instantly recognizable voices in all of rock — in a career that has spanned four decades — there isn't much for Deep Purple's Ian Gillan to prove. But to his credit, he's still at it, as the frontman (to this day) for Purple, as well as returning to his solo career when the mood hits, as evidenced by the release of his 2009 offering, One Eye to Morocco. And while there are indeed some rockin' moments heard throughout Morocco, it won't be confused anytime soon with the heavy metal thunder of such early-'70s Purple releases as Fireball or Machine Head. That said, Gillan is still in fine voice (in fact, it's eerie how much his voice sounds comparable to his vintage Purple days), but musically, it's more mature and varied, as evidenced by the Beatles-like album opening title track, the Dire Straits-esque "Don't Stop," or the bluesy "Girl Goes to Show." Some hard rock vets have a hard time not coming off as trying too hard as they progress in years. As evidenced by One Eye to Morocco, Ian Gillan is very comfortable where he's at.