Starlight

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  • This track features Alter Bridge singer Myles Kennedy. Slash recalled to Musicradar.com: "This particular song was the one I thought was the best on the record in terms of the way it was arranged and the music and everything. I couldn't figure out who would be right vocalist and all of a sudden Myles Kennedy just popped into my head. I contacted him and I sent him the song, and a couple of days later he sent me back a demo of the lyrics and vocals he'd written, and it was f--king amazing. I was really excited to record that. I wanted to get Jack White, but he didn't want to sing. He said I'll play drums, I'll play guitar, but I don't wanna sing. He was one guy that I wanted to work with. Pretty much everyone else that I went after I managed to get. It turned out to probably be a blessing because Myles really fit that song. Jack would've fit it too but it would have been a different kind of a trip."

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  • Steve from CtHas anyone noticed a similarity with this song and Soulshine by the Allman Brothers? Imagine Duane and Slash shredding together!
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