Deep Purple area releasing a new album, and I'm getting started on covering it every step of the way! Here's my first thoughts on "Turning to Crime".
I don't know what lies ahead...Opening line of the album, from the song "Throw My Bones" Deep Purple released Whoosh! on this day in 2020. Album cover. Retrieved from here. … Continue reading On This Day (August 7)…Deep Purple Release Whoosh!
Yuji Ohno released the album Cosmos on this day in 1981. Album cover. Retrieved from here. Cosmos is a loose concept album about a trip to space overnight told primarily … Continue reading On This Day (February 25)…Yuji Ohno’s Trip to the Cosmos
Deep Purple released Rapture of the Deep on this day in 2005. Album cover. Retrieved from here. This album was the second album of the Mark VIII era, following Bananas, … Continue reading On This Day (October 21)…Enraptured Purple
Emerson, Lake & Palmer released In The Hot Seat on this day in 1994. Album cover, designed by Hans Neleman. Retrieved from here. This was ELP's final studio album, capping … Continue reading On This Day (September 27)…ELP Sit In The Hot Seat
I loved doing Epsilon, because it was so simple, just took three days. I played it right away with the mellotron, no tricks, no effects, just played what I felt.Edgar Froese … Continue reading On This Day (September 26)…’Epsilon in Malaysian Pale’ is Released
The Hu released The Gereg on this day in 2019. Album cover. Retrieved from here. The word "Gereg" apparently originally referred to the passport Mongolian nobles carried with them in … Continue reading On This Day (September 13)…The Hu Debut
Deep Purple released Bananas on this day in 2003. Album cover. Retrieved from here. (Fair use) This album marked a notable change in the band's history. It was the first … Continue reading On This Day (August 25)…Deep Purple Goes Bananas
Here we are, folks! Today is August 7th, 2020, and Whoosh! is finally available worldwide. It's been a long journey from that short Facebook clip I covered in February. It's … Continue reading Sixth Impressions: Whoosh Was Worth the Wait
Rainbow released "Down to Earth" on this day in 1979.