On This Day (April 26)…Deep Purple Back in Sydney

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2004 at the State Theater in Sydney, Australia. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. The group was currently traveling through Australia as part of their Bananas Tour, supporting the album of the same name. This was a music-heavy night for two members in particular, keyboardist Don Airey … Continue reading On This Day (April 26)…Deep Purple Back in Sydney

On This Day (February 26)…Going Bananas in Toronto

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2004 at Massey Hall in Toronto, Canada. Ian Gillan and Steve Morse onstage at Massey Hall. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple were touring in support of their then-most recent album, Bananas. This album was also the first to feature their newest member, keyboardist Don Airey, and the last … Continue reading On This Day (February 26)…Going Bananas in Toronto