On This Day (April 7)…3 Play the Chestnut Cabaret

3 performed on this day in 1988 at the Chestnut Cabaret in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. 3 had just begun their sole North American tour when they played this show. So far, both this and the previous venue at which they had performed had been age-restricted. Seeing as 3's repertoire … Continue reading On This Day (April 7)…3 Play the Chestnut Cabaret

On This Day (April 7)…Difficult to Cure Lubbock

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Municipal Coliseum in Lubbock, Texas. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were currently on their Difficult to Cure Tour, co-headlining a set of dates with Canadian guitarist Pat Travers and his band. Throughout the tour, they also enjoyed the support of several smaller acts. … Continue reading On This Day (April 7)…Difficult to Cure Lubbock

On This Day (April 7)…Purple and Black(more) Separate

Deep Purple performed on this day in 1975 at the Palais des Sports in Paris, France. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple were at this time on a tour supporting their most recent album, Stormbringer. The album saw a greater embrace of the R&B and funk genres than previous Purple albums thanks … Continue reading On This Day (April 7)…Purple and Black(more) Separate

On This Day (April 7)…Infinite Enjoyment

Deep Purple released Infinite on this day in 2017. Album cover. Retrieved from here. This is the twentieth studio album from this legendary band and the fourth from the Mark VIII lineup. It is also the second album the group did with legendary rock producer Bob Ezrin, whose collaboration began with the band in 2012. … Continue reading On This Day (April 7)…Infinite Enjoyment