On This Day (March 25)…Rapture of the Deep in Kyiv

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2011 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv, Ukraine. Poster for the concert. Retrieved from here. The group were at this time late in their "Rapture of the Deep Tour", undertaken to support the album of the same name. Stretching from early 2005 until early 2011, the tour … Continue reading On This Day (March 25)…Rapture of the Deep in Kyiv

On This Day (March 25)…Difficult to Cure San Bernadino

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Swing Auditorium in San Bernadino, California. Concert ticket. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were still early in their Difficult to Cure Tour at this point, though the warmup gigs were now in the rearview mirror. They had gone from a set of small club gigs, the likes … Continue reading On This Day (March 25)…Difficult to Cure San Bernadino

On This Day (March 25)…Machine Head is Released

Deep Purple released Machine Head on this day in 1972. Album cover. Retrieved from here. This album is, without a doubt, the most famous of the twenty studio albums Deep Purple has released. It is also probably the most-performed by the band, and definitely gets the most airplay. It is consistently ranked as the best … Continue reading On This Day (March 25)…Machine Head is Released