Metal For Kids United! All-Star Charity Jam will celebrate its 5th Anniversary with the Worldwide release of an all-star video jam tribute to the fathers of Heavy Metal. The final result is an extended version of Deep Purple’s classic ‘Burn‘ featuring 25 metal artists from around the World. Italian benefit format Metal For Kids United! will support once again Peter Pan Association, a voluntary association helping children with […]
Messrs Joel Hoekstra, Dino Jelusick, Virgil Donati & Tony Franklin have released a cover of Deep Purple‘s ‘Stormbringer‘ with a bit of a progressive slant. The video has been released for Live Nation‘s Six String Salute benefiting music industry crew members.
Original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley has announced the release of his new album ‘Origins 2‘ On September 18th 2020. Ace has also released a video for a cover of Deep Purple‘s ‘Space Truckin‘. Ace Frehley recorded the guitar, bass, and vocals on ‘Space Truckin‘ with long-time studio drummer Matt Star and keyboard player Rob Sabino. […]
Glenn Hughes re-schedules four dates of his ‘Performs Classic Deep Purple Live’ May 2019 UK tour dates. The re-scheduled dates are – Salisbury City Hall Sunday 17 November Norwich Waterfront (venue change from Norwich UEA) Wednesday 20th November Holmfirth Picturedrome Saturday 23rd November Birmingham O2 Institute Friday 29th November Tickets can be booked from http://www.thegigcartel.com […]
Glenn Hughes, the former bassist and singer of Deep Purple, performed his “Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live” show at Moscow International House Of Music in Moscow, Russia on November 19th. Fan-filmed video of the full performance is now available online. Setlist: Intro Stormbringer Might Just Take Your Life Sail Away Gettin’ Tighter You […]
Whitesnake are set to release a brand new live album, ‘The Purple Tour (Live)‘, on January 19th 2018. Whitesnake’s new live collection highlights singer David Coverdale’s time in Deep Purple with performances of Deep Purple and Whitesnake classics. Whitesnake revisited the music that singer David Coverdale recorded with Deep Purple in the Seventies when they released […]
Simon McBride will be touring as guitarist for Deep Purple vocalist Ian Gillan. ‘Ian Gillan sings Deep Purple‘ is a 9-show run through eastern Europe and Russia in November 2016 playing some of the most prestigious venues those countries have to offer, including the Kremlin Palace. The tour has Don Airey’s band including McBride on […]
Whitesnake – The Purple Album Frontiers Records (May 2015) Reviewer – Stephen Brophy There has been an awful lot of chatter about this release for the last couple of months. Yes this is Whitesnake doing an album of Deep Purple songs, the initial idea to work with Jon Lord never came to pass, but as […]