Slip Of The Tongue - Whitesnake - The Originals
Label: EMI - CDOMB016 • Format: 3x, CD Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Hard Rock
Slip of the Tongue is the eighth studio album by the British hard rock band Whitesnakereleased in After the tour for the band's previous multi-platinum self-titled album, guitarist Vivian Campbell left the group due to musical differences. Even with Campbell's leaving, the writing process No Surrender - Bruce Springsteen - The Album Collection Vol.
1 a new Whitesnake album started at Lake Tahoe with singer David Coverdale and guitarist Adrian Vandenberg. Some material, including the title track, had already been written while on tour and some lyrics were finished by Coverdale in Bora Bora. Adrian Vandenberg had planned to record for the album, but the worsening of an existing injury made it painful for him to play, requiring surgery. Coverdale was unfamiliar with Vai's work with Zappa or Roth, but had seen him in the Im Rich - Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Live At WFMU Radio Studios Crossroadsin which Vai had greatly impressed him.
Adrian Vandenberg revealed in several interviews Slip Of The Tongue - Whitesnake - The Originals he thinks Vai's flamboyant guitar playing was somewhat inappropriate, and that a more bluesy approach would have suited the album better. Most of the backing vocals are by Tommy Funderburk and Mr. Mister lead singer Richard Page ; Coverdale's friend and former Deep Purple bandmate Glenn Hughes contributed backing vocals to three songs.
The album was finally released in late It reached number 10 on the US Billboard chart,  going platinum. Slip Of The Tongue - Whitesnake - The Originals album was met with mixed reactions, with many saying the album's sound was too far from the original Whitesnake-sound. David Coverdale himself has also seen the album as one of the weakest in the band's catalogue, but has since found somewhat of an appreciation for it. He summed his feeling up by saying:. For a long time, I felt the album lacked a certain Whitesnake feel in the music, but, countless people thro' the years have assured me that they enjoyed and enjoy the album, nonetheless.
So, now I happily accept it as a significant part of the Slip Of The Tongue - Whitesnake - The Originals catalogue and to be honest, I enjoy it more now than I did back then. It was an album plagued with challenges and obstacles for me, personally, from many avenues, but hey The world tour for the album was the biggest the band had undertaken yet, and included their third appearance and second headlining of the famous Monsters of Rock festival.
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