Deep Purple appeared at the Worthing Assembly Hall on this day in 1970 at a charity concert. Very little information appears online, including the beneficiaries of this concert. Deep Purple's … Continue reading On This Day (January 6)…Deep Purple (And Others) Give Back
Deep Purple performed on this day in 1970 at Pavilion 8 of the Anciennes Halles in Paris, France. Deep Purple's Mark II lineup. Retrieved from here. This concert was the … Continue reading On This Day (January 5)…Deep Purple In Anciennes Halles
Deep Purple reportedly released Concerto for Group and Orchestra in the United States on this day in 1969. This post has a massive asterisk due to my only source of … Continue reading On This Day (December 20)…Deep Purple go Symphonic
Ian Gillan wrote a letter of resignation to the management of Deep Purple on this day in 1972. Retrieved from the Deep Purple Podcast’s Facebook page (here). At the time, … Continue reading On This Day (December 8)…First Crack in Mark II
The Montreux Casino burned down on this day in 1971. Image of the Montreux Casino burning. Retrieved from here The Event The fire was set by a fan with a … Continue reading On This Day (December 4)…Fire in the Sky!
Deep Purple performed on this day in 1970 at Stadhalle Offenbach in Offenbach am Main, Germany. Bootleg cover. Retrieved from here This concert came as part of the In Rock … Continue reading On This Day (November 27)…Purple Get Back on the Road
Deep Purple performed on this day in 1970 at Fairfield Hall in Croydon, England. Advertisement for the show. Retrieved from here. The Gig This concert was comparatively early in the … Continue reading On This Day (November 22)…Deep Purple in Croydon
The final concert of Deep Purple's celebrated Mark II lineup took place 26 years ago today.
Deep Purple has had fifty years and eight lineups, with a total of four singers, four guitarists, three bassists, two keyboardists, and one drummer. This has given the band as … Continue reading Song Thoughts: Fools Through the Years