On This Day (March 25)…Rapture of the Deep in Kyiv

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2011 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv, Ukraine. Poster for the concert. Retrieved from here. The group were at this time late in their "Rapture of the Deep Tour", undertaken to support the album of the same name. Stretching from early 2005 until early 2011, the tour … Continue reading On This Day (March 25)…Rapture of the Deep in Kyiv

On This Day (February 6)…Rest in Peace, Gary Moore

The guitarist Gary Moore passed away on this day in 2011 of a heart attack. He was 58 years old. Retrieved from here. Ludwig Van Beethoven once said that “to play without passion is inexcusable.” Whether or not Moore knew this quote, his music embodied it. In blues, hard rock, or even fusion jazz, Moore … Continue reading On This Day (February 6)…Rest in Peace, Gary Moore