On This Day (November 30)…Going Bananas in Copenhagen

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2003 at K.B. Hallen in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ad for the show. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple were at this time touring to support their most recent album, Bananas. This was the first album the group released which featured Don Airey on keyboards; he had become a permanent member … Continue reading On This Day (November 30)…Going Bananas in Copenhagen

On This Day (May 20)…Going Bananas in Haugesund

The intensity of [Deep Purple] this night was amazing. They looked like 25-year-old rockers, and not like a band that's been in this game for 35 yearsOlav E. Droenen about Deep Purple's performance at Haugesund. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple performed on this day in 2005 at Rådhusplassen/Rocktent in Haugesund, Norway. Ad for the show … Continue reading On This Day (May 20)…Going Bananas in Haugesund

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 (April 21)…Deep Purple Down Under

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2004 at the Lyric Theater Star City in Sydney, Australia. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Deep Purple visited a few locations on their Bananas Tour which deviated from their usual touring patterns. One such location was Sydney; this particular concert was the second of three dates … Continue reading On This Day (April 21)…Deep Purple Down Under

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

On This Day (November 21)…Going Bananas in Helsinki

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2003 at the Helsinki Ice Hall in Helsinki, Finland. Poster promoting the concert. Retrieved from here. This concert occurred as part of Deep Purple's Bananas World Tour, undertaken to support the album of the same name. They were supported by Uriah Heep. The setlist consisted of both old … Continue reading On This Day (November 21)…Going Bananas in Helsinki