Vous voulez voir cette page en franais ? Cliquez ici.

CDN$ 36.95 + CDN$ 3.49 shipping
In Stock. Sold by Vanderbilt CA

Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here

Building The Machine

Glenn Hughes Audio CD
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
Price: CDN$ 36.95
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 1 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Vanderbilt CA.

Product Details

1. Can't Stop The Flood
2. Inside
3. Out On Me
4. I Just Want To Celebrate
5. Don't Let It Slip Away
6. Feels Like Home
7. Highball Shooter
8. When You Fall
9. I Will Follow You
10. Beyond The Numb
11. Big Sky

Product Description


The Voice of Rock (who now proclaims himself “Supplier of the Funk”), as expected, chalks up another winner. -- GLASS EYE sept 2000 (Toledo,OH) 3.5 out of 5 Mark Tinta

Product Description

Since 1973, the year when Glenn Hughes was enlisted by Deep Purple as their new bassist and vocalist, he has brought out numerous solo albums, stylistically at the interface of rock, metal, funk, and soul. Fans and media have given British-born Hughes the nickname ‘The Voice of Rock’, a moniker that once again proves to be well deserved on Building the Machine, which includes a new version of the Deep Purple classic ‘High Ball Shooter’ (from his masterpiece Stormbringer).

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5 stars
4.1 out of 5 stars
Most helpful customer reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars HYPER- SOLID STUFF!!! Feb. 3 2003
Format:Audio CD
Building The Machine is a solid set of Hard Rock songs with a very healthy dose of funk, a Hughes' trademark. What impresses me the most is Glenn's voice still in wonderful shape as well as the great musical craft and poise of his bass playing; supported professionally by J.J. Marsh (guitar) and Gary Ferguson (drums)a pair of more than average musicians.
In a time of hyper complex guitar solos, odd atmospheres and twisted lyrical themes in Metal (which I love), Building the Machine is a very refreshing injection of joy and good vibe, recalling a clearer and simplest time.
Highlights: "Out on Me", "Don't Let It Slip Away", the fabolous Purple's revamp of "Highball Shooter" as well as Rare Earth's "I Just Want To Celebrate" featuring canadian great Pat Travers as guest axeman.
Despite certain inconstancies, specifically on the four ballads which sound somewhat generic; this CD has been spinning in my player for months non-stop. Maybe this is not a masterpiece,but is a very enjoyable and memorable musical experience.
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars super Sept. 27 2001
By A Customer
Format:Audio CD
ТÑÑ' ¿ÑÑÑ, за каке гÑеÑ... ÑÑлÑ ÑÑалÑÑй алÑб Ñ'ÑÑлÑÑ ÑÑлÑ ÑеÑ...кÑаÑÑг азваÑ - Ñазве ÑÑ за беÑ¿ÑеÑÑÑ в аÑ ' ¿л'вÑÑÑÑ авÑÑа. А авÑÑ а ÑÑÑ Ñаз ¿ÑÑгÑл вÑÑе глвÑ. НÑег Ñбе е еÑÑ в ¿'Ñ...'е - гÑаеÑ, ÑÑ гÑал еÑе а "Stormbringer"  "Come Taste The Band",  Ñ ÑвÑееÑ, ÑÑÑжеле-Ñ¿лÑваÑ звÑк, блже к ¿лÑвеквÑ ÑблеÑ  ¿ÑÑÑ Ñа'ÑеÑÑÑ каж'Ñ ¿ÑжÑÑ 'Ñ -  е забÑваеÑ вÑкла'ÑваÑÑÑÑ в ÑÑÑ' а 200%. Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars Glenn Hughes builds the machine quite well!!! May 5 2004
By Bastian
Format:Audio CD
Ok, let me start saying this: It`s been a long time since I first heard this album but it stands as one of my favourite Hughes albums. I bought this album right after it came out here in Norway. I was very into Glenn Hughes and his voice from albums such as Deep Purple-Burn and Stormbringer, and Since that I have always been a hugh fan of his. Ok, I bought this album in exitement of hearing his voice in the age of 50 i suppose and was trilled about how good it was!!!! I couldn`t believe what I was hearing!!!! That voice is amazing and now i can understand that people call him: The Voice Of Rock. The music is also very good. It Rocks big time. This was a very big surprise for me, because I had never heard anything from him since his Deep Purple days. This is a must for all Glenn Hughes fans
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars The rock lion returns... Sept. 29 2001
Format:Audio CD
...with a vengeance,since this is one of his best albums ever,featuring hallowed guest appearances from Bobby Kimball and Pat Travers.As always ,'Building the Machine' is a mixture of stiles,from,rock and blues to funk,soul and metal,all under the authority of Glenn's voice and tremendous return to form;also his Purple resume is evident again in the reworked version of'Highball Shooter',from the last studio album with Ritchie Blackmore,back in 1974,'Stormbringer'.A great new album from a great musician.
Was this review helpful to you?
Want to see more reviews on this item?

Look for similar items by category