On This Day (December 1)…A Beautiful Purple Day

Deep Purple performed on this day in 1968 at Fillmore West in San Francisco, California. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. The band were at this time on their very first visit to North America on an early leg of the Book of Taliesyn Tour. The group had first arrived in mid-October, and would … Continue reading On This Day (December 1)…A Beautiful Purple Day

On This Day (June 10)…Deep Purple’s Split Existence

Deep Purple performed on this day in 1969 at Homerton College in Cambridge, England. The first lineup of the group. Retrieved from here. This concert ushered in a unique experience in the band's history, during which two lineups existed at the same time. Officially, the first lineup of the band was still touring, and would … Continue reading On This Day (June 10)…Deep Purple’s Split Existence