Tag Archives: Ritchie Blackmore

RAINBOW – Boston 1981

May 28, 2016

Cleopatra 2016 Spectacular charge by The Man in Black and his motley crew of merry gentlemen. The spring of 1981 found Ritchie Blackmore’s band at their tightest, with former flash reined in for a slick performance of non-progressive or panache-strutting … Continue reading

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Joe Lynn Turner Comments On Ritchie Blackmore’s Remark

April 13, 2016

A few days ago, around the time of DEEP PURPLE’s induction into Rock ‘n’ Roll of Fame where Ritchie Blackmore‘s presence was felt even though he wasn’t there, the guitarist pitched in ‘s eligibility for the inclusion. But, of course, with Ian Gillan … Continue reading

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RAINBOW’s 1981 Concert To Be Released

March 18, 2016

Looks like Ritchie Blackmore’s revival of his former band has awaken a lot of RAINBOW demons – if they ever were asleep, that is. There’s been a slew of related releases lately, and May 13th will see the issue of “Boston … Continue reading

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RAINBOW’s Donington Set To Be Out?

February 8, 2016

Difficult to say to what extent this is official, but Amazon.de has listed a forthcoming – scheduled for April 22nd – release from RAINBOW: Ritchie Blackmore’s ensemble’s much-coveted set from 1980’s “Monsters of Rock” festival. Titled “Monsters of Rock – Live at Donington 1980,” it should … Continue reading

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DAVID COURTNEY – Anthology

October 18, 2015

Angel Air 2015 Surface-scraping survey of Brighton hit-maker’s first five decades in the business of melody. Stellar cameos abound. David Courtney’s songs have long become part of British pop-rock DNA, although there’s more to him than just the hits that … Continue reading

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