Deep Purple

Bag End Introduces the NEBULA S15-N Musical Instrument Loudspeaker

Bag End introduces the <b>NEBULA</b> S15-N Loudspeaker.<p>After decades of experience with some of the best musicians and technical designers in the world, Bag …

Bass Guitar

Graded on a Curve: Blackmore’s Night, Shadow of the Moon

<b>What does it feel like to be a voluntary atavism? I can understand those contemporary rockers who fall prey to an irresistible urge to retreat to the</b> …

The Moon

Ian Gillan Ponders Infinity, Talks Finality of Deep Purple

Deep Purple were once the biggest rock band in the world, lighting up arenas everywhere as their popularity was quickly ignited by a string of now …

METALLICA Has A Full-Time Archivist On Staff; Best Job Ever?

<b>Metallica</b> is currently in the midst of reissuing its entire catalog under its own Blackened Records label. If you've seen the box sets for <i>Kill 'Em …

Deep Purple Release New "Bloodsucker" Lyric Video

<b>Photo: Daniel Liebl/Getty Images</b><p>After going down a decidedly "animated" route for their last music video—for the <i>Infinite</i> track, "The …

Guitar

Joe Satriani: Why I Left Deep Purple [News]

<b>Music News</b>: "They really sort of borrowed me out of my solo career."

Guitar

Why Vinyl Matters, by Lars Ulrich

A new book gathers together testimonials from across the music world to explain one simple thing: Why Vinyl Matters. Here's Lars Ulrich's …

Vinyl Records

Billy Corgan Fears Smashing Pumpkins Reunion Could Make Crying Fans Listen To Rival 90’s Band

Billy Corgan revealed in a new SF Weekly interview why an original Smashing Pumpkins reunion needs to avoid just being nostalgic, as it could …

Jonny Greenwood

Glenn Hughes on Ritchie Blackmore, Joe Bonamassa and the Rickenbacker He Gave to Geezer Butler

<b>Why did you switch from playing guitar to bass When you were first starting out, and who were your bass influences during your early days?</b> <i>—Bernie</i> …

Guitar

Fall's 3 Biggest Colors Aren't What You Think

"Groutfits," camel and navy, black on black… Fall and winter are notorious for sucking the brighter hues out of our wardrobes, but we're putting our …

Clothing

Watch Trailer for Deep Purple ‘From Here to InFinite’ Documentary

Deep Purple have released a trailer for their upcoming documentary, <i>From Here to InFinite</i>.<p>The movie will be released on home video on Nov. 3. It was …

Classic Rock

ACE FREHLEY Joins ALICE COOPER On Stage In Brisbane (Video)

<b>Ace Frehley</b> joined <b>Alice Cooper</b> on stage for the last song on the final show of their joint Australian tour. The former <b>KISS</b> guitarist and the shock …

U2

Ian Gillan Announces 'Voice of Deep Purple' Box Set

Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan is the subject of a three-disc box set titled 'The Voice of Deep Purple: The Gillan Years.'Continue reading…

Classic Rock

A New History of Rolling Stone Reveals Its Complicated, Compromised Relationship to Rock Stars

Jann Wenner visits the Ed Sullivan Theater on May 19, 2015, in New York City.Chance Yeh/Getty Images If we could somehow resurrect John Dos Passos to …

Yoko Ono

Europe’s John Norum: my top 6 tips for guitarists

<b>Recorded at Abbey Road as spring dawned earlier in the year, Europe’s 11th full-length, Walk The Earth, is yet another masterclass in melody.</b><p>The …

Guitar

Master Gardener: Try fragrant plants to correct doggy odor in your garden

Do you own a dog? If so, you probably have a designated outdoor space where your pet can relieve itself.<p>Our dog, Cooper is very much loved and VERY …

Gardening

Whitesnake Celebrate The Purple Tour With New Book and Live Package

<b>Whitesnake</b> have announced that they’ll release a new book titled <i>The Purple Tour</i> in December.<p>The band launched <i>The Purple Album</i> in 2015, featuring …

Rock Music

Doctor Who’s 1972 pop single on Deep Purple’s label

Jon Pertwee starred in the reruns of Doctor Who my local PBS affiliate started airing in the Eighties; perhaps the station decided to start with the …

TV Series

Whitesnake to Release Live 'Purple Tour' CD and DVD

Whitesnake's 2015 tour celebrating singer David Coverdale's time in Deep Purple will be commemorated with a new live album and concert film scheduled …

Classic Rock

GLENN HUGHES: Fronting BLACK SABBATH Was 'A Little Bit Strange For Me'

Prior to his recent <b>"Classic Deep Purple"</b> tour of Australia and New Zealand, <b>Glenn Hughes</b> was interviewed by <b>Cat Unrapped</b> of the <b>"Collision"</b> radio show …

Black Sabbath

THE HYST LIST // The Top 10 Accidents of Metal

Heavy metal is the law that keeps us united free. Even so, a lot of metal is stage managed to the last detail.<p><b>Iron Maiden</b> has its nine-foot tall …

Music (Australia)

Jimmy Barnes on why he nearly ended it all in Auckland

It may have been the sleeping tablets. On top of the emptied minibar. On top of the cocaine, ecstasy and ketamine Jimmy Barnes had ingested to escape …

New Zealand News

Junior Boys’ Jeremy Greenspan talks Geej, a local record label with techno and ambient dreams

<i>Junior Boys’ Jeremy Greenspan has been producing music since the late 1990s, and now he’s got another project in mind – a record label. Geej fuses</i> …

Music

Raiders cut short practice because of California wildfires

Wildfires in Northern California have killed at least 29 people — a number that’s expected to grow, perhaps significantly — and destroyed 3,500 homes and businesses in Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino and Yuba counties.<p>The Oakland Raiders made note of this devastation by playing Deep Purple’s “Smoke on the …

Sports

Industry: Melbourne promoters and venues rule, Music Victoria announce DMF panel, and we've got all the latest signings

Melbourne promoters and venues continue to mark their presence globally as US-based global live trade magazine <i>Pollstar</i> crunched up the Q3 2017 …

Rod Laver Arena

Weird info leaked on Liverpool’s kit for next season…

Just like our wheelie-bins, Liverpool’s away kit next season is going to be a deep purple! That’s according to Fumler from the RAWK forum, who has a …

Liverpool FC

World Guitar Day 2017: Deep Purple’s Smoke On The Water tops greatest riffs poll

Deep Purple’s Smoke On The Water voted Greatest Guitar Riff Ever in World Guitar Day 2017 poll.

Guitar

The Middle: Get a peek at the final Halloween episode

The Hecks have had some kooky Halloween costumes, and this year they’re going out with a “Deep Purple” bang. And EW has your exclusive first look.<p>Axl …

Entertainment

Miles Davis And Deep Purple Songs Are The First To Be Successfully Encoded In DNA

Over the past century, technology has made leaps and bounds, and the music industry has done its best to keep up with the times. While jokes are …

Jazz

Deep Purple Premiere Animated "The Surprising" Video

Deep Purple have taken a decidedly "surprising" route for their music video for "The Surprising," a single from their newest album <i>Infinite</i>. …

Guitar