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!
Deep Purple released "Throw My Bones" on this day in 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUW7PvvbbO4 Music video for the song. As of this writing, the video has had over two million views! "Throw … Continue reading On This Day (March 20)…Deep Purple’s First Pandemic Single
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
Deep Purple performed on this day in 2002 at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, England. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Earlier that year, Jon Lord had formally retired … Continue reading On This Day (September 7)…Deep Purple Deluxe at Hammersmith
Deep Purple and Judas Priest performed on this day in 2018 at the Centre Videotron in Quebec City, Canada. Roger Glover, Ian Gillan, and Steve Morse onstage at Centre Videotron … Continue reading On This Day (August 30)…A Long Goodbye to Quebec
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
August 10, 2001 saw Deep Purple with Don Airey performing at another festival for their second date together. This festival was at Drøbak, Norway. Airey is often referenced as the … Continue reading Concert 2 – Drøbak, the First Record
The first gig was terrifying...so I just went on, and bugger me, I'm playing with Deep Purple! [laughs]Don Airey recalling his first concert with Deep Purple at Skanderborg. On August … Continue reading Concert 1 – Skanderborg and the Start of Something New
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