Ian Gillan is one of the greatest rock singers of all time, and is renowned as a member of Deep Purple, as well as bands named after himself. Despite Deep Purple having often been called "Heavy Metal Pioneers", Ian Gillan never felt he really belonged to that music category. His all-time musical inpirations and heroes are names such as James Brown, Ray Charles, Little Richard, and the rockers of the 50's. It's with no surprise that all true Ian Gillan Connoisseurs will find all these influences on "One Eye to Morocco", the new studio album written and recorded with the line up that made "Live in Anaheim" one of the best live albums Gillan has ever released.
A 100% rock album, "One Eye to Morocco" will conquer new and old Gillan fans with an impressive collection of songs showing a big variety of moods and colours. From classic Gillan rock and roll, to the arabic sound of the title track, soulful ballads and bluesy mid-tempos.