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  1. Feature / 16 minutes agoThe live albums that changed history: 1968-1972Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Metal Hammer

    In part one of our look at the greatest live albums ever made, we look back at essential LPs from Deep Purple, The Who, the Rolling Stones, Slade and more released between 1968 and 1972 Before we even started putting together an epic, three-part list of the greatest live albums ever made, we decided we needed to ask an expert just what made a great live album. So we called on Slash.

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  2. Feature / 45 minutes agoRock Icons: John Bonham by Chad SmithRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Metal Hammer

    ... Jimmy Page was his hero. My brother had a great collection of records by The Who, Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, and Cream. He first turned me on to that kind of music. I liked all the drummers, by people such as Ian Paice, Ginger Baker and ...

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  3. Whitesnake and Whitford/St. Holmes set to rattle the Artpark stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    If you're itching to see Whitesnake but don't want to hear the inevitable yammering around the office tomorrow morning, do your conscience a favor by digging up a copy of Deep Purple's 1974 album "Burn" to remind yourself why David Coverdale deserves to be celebrated. His performance on "Mistreated" alone will shatter everything you thought you knew about the sinuous blonde mane responsible for so much visual flamboyance in the late 1980s.

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  4. Rainbow - Genting ArenaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... riff and launched into the song proper. Over the next two hours it was greatest hits from across the Rainbow and Deep Purple songbook. "Spotlight Kid" and "Mistreated" early in the set didn't quite catch fire, but from then on things got steadily ...

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  5. freyaleng published Rock legend Deep Purple keyboardist Don Airey to perform in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... concert. The concert on Wednesday, August 3, from 5pm at Haggis Farm Polo Club, Barton, will be headlined by Deep Purple keyboardist Don Airey - and friends. Fresh Cream will perform a fans' tribute to Jack Bruce and the music of Cream, and opening ...

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  6. Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow Play Deep Purple's 'Burn' and 'Soldier of Fortune'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Guitar World

    Ritchie Blackmore and his newly revived Rainbow lineup played the last of three scheduled gigs on June 25, with a show at Genting Arena in Birmingham, England. For the show, the group added a pair of two Deep Purple classics: "Burn," from Deep Purple's 1974 album of the same name, and "Soldier of Fortune," from 1974's Stormbringer .

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  7. News / Just NowDeep Purple announce rescheduled Sweden dates as Ian Paice recovers from strokeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Metal Hammer

    Deep Purple Stockholm and Gothenburg gigs to go ahead on Jul 1 and 2 as band unveil 1973 Belgium live video Deep Purple have announced rescheduled dates for two shows in Sweden that were postponed when drummer Ian Paice suffered a mini-stroke . The June 14 gig in Stockholm and the following night's show in Gothenburg were pulled as Paice was being treated in a Stockholm hospital after a TIA .

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  8. Whitford St. Holmes and Whitesnake deliver night of rock at the FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Examiner.com

    ... along. Vocalist David Coverdale, who was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for his time with Deep Purple , remains the consummate rock showman as he strutted from one end of the stage to the next, leaned over to have the crowd ...

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  9. Classic Chords #13 - Purple Smoke in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    Almost every budding axe hero of a certain age used to play the seminal heavy rock riff that opens "Smoke on the Water", from Deep Purple's 1972 album Machine Head and the more exciting live version from Made in Japan. Almost every budding axe hero played it wrong.

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  10. Texas dental patient high on anaesthesia pretends to race a car......Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Daily Mail

    ... e footage. If viewers press certain numbers in the right order they can play tunes such as Smoke on the Water by Deep Purple, by using the different pitches Matt reaches while making his racing sound effects.

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  11. Ditmas Weekday Events Spotlight: June 20-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Ditmas Park Corner

    ... Kings Theater, 1027 Flatbush Avenue What : WHITESNAKE, the legendary rock 'n' roll band founded and formed by Deep Purple singer David Coverdale brings their 2016 "The Greatest Hit Tour" to the Kings Theater. How Much: Ticket prices range between ...

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  12. Watch Ritchie Blackmore Rock at First Rainbow Gig in 19 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Guitar World

    Ritchie Blackmore and his newly assembled version of Rainbow performed at Monsters of Rock in Loreley, Germany, this past Friday and Saturday, marking the pioneering heavy metal guitarist's first rock shows in nearly 20 years. The group's 13-song set was divided between classic cuts by Deep Purple, including "Highway Star" and "Smoke on the Water," and Rainbow, such as "Stargazer," "Man on the Silver Mountain" and "Since You Been Gone."

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  13. Watch as Ritchie Blackmore plays first rock gig for 19 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | NME

    Deep Purple and Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore has played his first rock gig since turning his back on rock music in 1997. Blackmore played a 13-song set at Germany's Monsters Of Rock festival in Loreley on Friday and Bietghiem-Bissingen on Saturday.

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  14. Whitesnake and Deep Purple singer David Coverdale not slowing down any time soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | NorthJersey.com

    Whitesnake and former Deep Purple singer David Coverdale considered retiring last year after 40 years in the business - for a fleeting moment. "Whitesnake is still the greatest outlet of expression for me," Coverdale said.

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  15. AM Prep-MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | WWSB

    ... "Set Adrift On Memory Bliss")--P.M. Dawn, performing "Set Adrift On Memory Bliss." (20 Jun 2016) UNDATED (AP) - Deep Purple drummer Ian Paice is recovering from a mini-stroke suffered while the band was on tour in Scandinavia last week. Paice writes ...

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  16. Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow Play First Show In 19 YearsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | Stereogum

    Deep Purple/Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore has been playing traditional folk music with his new band Blackmore's Night for the past two decades. But last night, as UltimateClassicRock reports, at the Monsters Of Rock Festival in St. Goarshausen, Germany, Blackmore returned to his rock 'n' roll roots, with Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow performing live for the first time in 19 years.

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  17. See Ritchie Blackmore Reassemble Rainbow for First Rock Gig in 19 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | RollingStone

    Ritchie Blackmore took the stage Friday at Germany's Monsters of Rock to perform Deep Purple and Rainbow tracks for the first time in 19 years. Ritchie Blackmore took the stage Friday at Loreley, Germany's Monsters of Rock to perform the works of his two pioneering heavy metal groups Deep Purple and Rainbow for the first time in 19 years.

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  18. Here's The First Footage Of The New Rainbow Lineup Playing Live [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... The setlist drew heavily from the Ronnie James Dio Rainbow era as well as the Ian Gillan fronted version of Deep Purple . The band ended the set with a one-two punch of " Black Night " and " Smoke on the Water ." 01 Highway Star (Deep Purple cover) ...

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  19. Deep Purple Shows Cancelled After Ian Paice Suffered 'Mini Stroke' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Deep Purple were forced to cancel some shows this week. Now, Purple drummer Ian Paice has explained that health issues were to blame.

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  20. Rival Sons: Hollow Bones [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of the era they're inspired by; most recently, they've toured with Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famers Aerosmith and Deep Purple , and are also gearing up to support Black Sabbath on their farewell tour later this year. Now on their fifth album, " Hollow ...

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