On This Day (June 13)…Deep Purple Without Hammond

Can you imagine how Deep Purple sound without the Hammond?Review for the show by Peter Rossen. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple performed on this day in 2006 at the Stadthalle in Osnabrück, Germany. Ad for the show. Retrieved from here. The band were currently touring to support Rapture of the Deep, which had been released … Continue reading On This Day (June 13)…Deep Purple Without Hammond

On This Day (February 1)…Deep Purple Back At Jäähalli

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2006 at the Helsinki Ice Hall in Helsinki, Finland. Deep Purple circa 2006. Retrieved from here. The group was on their Rapture of the Deep World tour, supporting the recently-released album of the same name. They were joined by multiple supporting acts in different countries. For Finland, the … Continue reading On This Day (February 1)…Deep Purple Back At Jäähalli

On This Day (January 21)…Rapture of Madrid

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2006 at La Cubierta de Leganés in Madrid, Spain. Deep Purple onstage in Paris in late January. Photo by Martin Ashberry. Retrieved from here. At this time, the band was experiencing a bit of a rebirth. Don Airey had now been a permanent member for four years (incidentally … Continue reading On This Day (January 21)…Rapture of Madrid