...Memorable for Ian Gillan donning a tutu he found in a dressing room cupboard and proclaiming himself “Deep Purple in Frock”, for the gear arriving at 7pm and somehow the … Continue reading On This Day (March 28)…Kharkiv, Meet Mark VIII!
Jon Lord left the band after the UK tour, but in his place is the very excellent Don Airey, who also helped out last year. Please give him a nice … Continue reading Tour Guide: Deep Purple’s 2002 Eastern Europe Tour
Deep Purple performed on this day in 2002 at Newcastle City Hall in Newcastle, England. Roger Glover and Ian Paice onstage at this concert. Photo by Nick Naylor. Retrieved from … Continue reading On This Day (September 11)…Deep Purple Deluxe in Newcastle
Deep Purple performed on this day in 2002 at the Olimpijski Sports Complex in Moscow, Russia. Promotional banner with inaccurate information as detailed below. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple performed … Continue reading On This Day (March 19)…Moscow, Meet Mark VIII!
Deep Purple has had fifty years and eight lineups, with a total of four singers, four guitarists, three bassists, two keyboardists, and one drummer. This has given the band as … Continue reading Song Thoughts: Fools Through the Years