On This Day (January 27)…Rainbow Come Down to Cambrai

Rainbow performed on this day in 1980 at the Palais Des Grottes in Cambrai, France. Ad for the show and all other French concerts on this tour. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this time on their Down to Earth Tour, undertaken to support the album of the same name. The group had now been … Continue reading On This Day (January 27)…Rainbow Come Down to Cambrai

On This Day (January 27)…Happy Birthday, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart!

The composer and musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born on this day in 1756 in Salzburg. Mozart at the age of fourteen. Retrieved from here. Mozart is emblematic of classical music, plain and simple. From his days as a child prodigy touring the court circuit in Europe on, he was known as one of the … Continue reading On This Day (January 27)…Happy Birthday, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart!

On This Day (January 27)…Deep Purple in Cologne

Deep Purple performed on this day in 1973 at the Sporthalle in Cologne, Germany. Retrieved from here. From the outside looking in, the band was in an excellent position. Their latest album, Who Do We Think We Are, was released around this time. They were touring Germany and just coming off a successful US tour. … Continue reading On This Day (January 27)…Deep Purple in Cologne