Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968. The band is considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, although their musical approach changed over the years. Originally formed as a progressive rock band, the band shifted to a heavier sound in 1970. Deep Purple, together with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, have been referred to as the "unholy trinity of British hard rock and heavy metal in the early to mid-seventies". They were listed in the 1975 Guinness Book of World Records as "the globe's loudest band" for a 1972 concert at London's Rainbow Theatre, and have sold over 100 million albums worldwide.
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Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque, United States
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Starplex Pavilion in Dallas, US
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DEEP PURPLE stands alongside LED ZEPPELIN and BLACK SABBATH as part of the Holy Trinity of British hard rock. The list of the band's classic songs is legion, and the influence it's had on successive generations of musicians is both enduring and…
via Blabber Mouth at July 21, 2017
Deep Purple has announced A Fire in the Sky, a career-spanning anthology that will be available as a single CD and a three-CD set. Each version of the set, which will be released on September 8 in North America through Rhino Records, with an…
via Guitar World at July 21, 2017
The brand new longform Craig Hooper-directed video for the song "Johnny's Band" from legendary rockers DEEP PURPLE can be seen below. Following the four-minute video clip for the song, the thirteen-minute longform serves as a fictional documentary…
via Blabber Mouth at July 20, 2017
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