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Knocking at Your Back Door: A Deeper Shade of Purple In the '80s
It's something of an intellectual parlor game for Deep Purple fans to debate the ultimate question: Which lineup was the best? Commercially and song popularity/longevity wise, it's clear DP 2.0 -- the band responsible for efforts like Machine Head, Fireball, In Rock , and Made in Japan -- is the winner.
Rock pioneers Deep Purple returning to Israel
Veteran British rock band Deep Purple recently announced that it will be performing for the fourth time in Israel at Tel Aviv's Nokia Arena on February 22. The group, considered pioneers of the metal genre, began their career in 1968.
Top 10 songs from the 1970s
The classic rock era began with Beatlemania and the British Invasion. The period lasted into the early seventies, hit a crescendo with Exile on Main Street , Quadrophenia , and "Stairway to Heaven", and ended with disco.
Anoushka Shankar: Following in her father's footsteps with modern east-west blend
To hear Anoushka Shankar 's last four albums, you might think she has permanently strayed from her classical Indian roots and migrated westward - musically, that is.