Listen to new Whitesnake single Trouble Is Your Middle Name

Whitesnake

Whitesnake have released a stream of their brand new single titled Trouble Is Your Middle Name.

It’s the second track taken from the band’s upcoming studio album Flesh & Blood, which will launch on May 10 via Frontiers Music srl on CD, CD/DVD Deluxe Edition, LP, Box Set, and on digital and streaming platforms.

Whitesnake revealed the song Shut Up & Kiss Me on Valentine's Day (opens in new tab) and later posted a making-of video showing how the promo for the track was created (opens in new tab).

Listen to Trouble Is Your Middle Name below.

The band are currently preparing to head out on the road, with live shows in support of the new record getting under way next month (opens in new tab).

Frontman David Coverdale said: “We are truly excited and looking forward to playing across the globe in 2019 on what will be a continued celebration of the 40th anniversary of Whitesnake.

“I am so honoured and grateful to have toured this incredible world we share for over 40 years, celebrating and enjoying unforgettable moments with millions of people – all of whom have joined me on this amazing journey.

“I truly love the shared experience and simply love my job and always will. Over four decades of reptilian fun! Thank you!"

Coverdale in joined in the lineup by guitarists Joel Hoekstra and Reb Beach, bassist Michael Devin, drummer Tommy Aldridge and keyboardist Michele Luppi.

Also out in May is a reissue of Whitesnake's 1984 album Slide It In, with Coverdale previously posting a 10-minute unboxing video of the deluxe edition.

Whitesnake: Flesh & Blood
1. Good To See You Again
2. Gonna Be Alright
3. Shut Up & Kiss Me 
4. Hey You (You Make Me Rock)
5. Always & Forever 
6. When I Think Of You (Color Me Blue)
7. Trouble Is Your Middle Name 
8. Flesh & Blood 
9. Well I Never 
10. Heart Of Stone
11. Get Up 
12. After All 
13. Sands Of Time

Bonus Tracks on CD+DVD Deluxe Edition and Digital
14. Can’t Do Right For Doing Wrong (Bonus Track - New Studio Song)
15. If I Can’t Have You (Bonus Track - New Studio Song)
16. Gonna Be Alright (X-Tendo Mix) - DVD Audio Track
17. Sands Of Time (Radio Mix) - DVD Audio Track
18. Shut Up And Kiss Me (Video Mix) - DVD Audio Track

Whitesnake: Flesh & Blood (opens in new tab)

Whitesnake: Flesh & Blood (opens in new tab)
Whitesnake are back with their brand new studio album Flesh & Blood. The record features 13 tracks including Shut Up & Kiss Me, while the deluxe edition comes with five bonus songs.

Whitesnake: Slide It In reissue (opens in new tab)

Whitesnake: Slide It In reissue (opens in new tab)
Whitesnake's classic 1984 album Slide It In is to be reissued as a deluxe edition featuring remastered tracks, previously unreleased live cuts, music videos and demos. 

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