Tuesday, June 16, 2015

David Coverdale joins Def Leppard guitarist on Delta Deep blues project

Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen is previewing his new blues project, Delta Deep, with the release of the track “Private Number” featuring guest vocals by Whitesnake singer David Coverdale.

The lineup includes Collen on guitar and vocals, singer Debbi Blackwell-Cook, Stone Temple Pilots bassist Robert DeLeo, and drummer Forrest Robinson.

Due June 23, the band’s self-titled debut album includes guest appearances by Def Leppard vocalist Joe Elliott, Sex Pistols/Manraze drummer Paul Cook and Girl/Manraze bassist Simon Laffy.

Delta Deep formed from a series of jams between Collen and Blackwell-Cook, who were eventually joined by DeLeo and Robinson.

Collen and Def Leppard will kick off a North American tour with Styx and Tesla in Tampa, FL on June 23.

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