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Deep Purple: Jon Lord Tribute Album

The album documents the most recent Sunflower Jam concert, an annual event to honor Lord's music that is held at London's Royal Albert Hall.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

Glenn Hughes Says He Didn't Want New Band California Breed to Be Black Country Communion Part II

California Breed is a new power trio featuring former Deep Purple singer/bassist Glenn Hughes and Jason Bonham , son of late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham , that released its self-titled debut album in May. The band rose from the ashes of the short-lived supergroup Black Country Communion , whose lineup also included guitarist Joe Bonamassa and ... (more)

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

MusicEmissions

Rainbow - Long Live Rock And Roll

Rainbow 's second album was one of those albums I could not get off the turntable when it first came out.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

MusicEmissions

Deep Purple - Who Do We Think We Are

By this time, Deep Purple , in their best loved guise, were on the way out as a functioning musical entity.

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Houston Press

Five Contemporary Acts the Houston Symphony Should Take On

This Saturday at Jones Hall , the Houston Symphony will take on the music of Led Zeppelin, as arranged by conductor Brent Havens.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Metal, Hard-Rock, Metallica, Progressive-Rock, The Mars Volta

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Deep Purple Finally Set To Issue Legendary 'Graz 1975' This Fall

Fans get another opportunity to dig into Deep Purple 's Mk III era with the upcoming release of the oft-bootlegged 'Graz 1975,' long considered the best concert performance ever by David Coverdale , Ritchie Blackmore , Glenn Hughes , Jon Lord and Ian Paice.

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Related Topix: Hard-Rock, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Water, Jon Lord, Gillan

Ultimate-guitar.com

Deep Purple: Concerto For Group And Orchestra [Reviews]

Released: Dec 1969 Genre: Progressive Rock, Classical Crossover Label: Tetragrammaton, Harvest Number Of Tracks: 6 This is, of course, an example of what is now known as "crossover," the blending or combining of two different forms, styles or genres.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Clinical Cases and Images

Pancreatic Cancer - 2014 update from Am Fam Physician

Pancreatic cancer remains the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

MusicEmissions

Soniq Theater - The Third Eye

The third disc from Soniq Theater, this one seems more guitar oriented than a lot of the catalog.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

MusicEmissions

Charles Brown - Light Of The Dawn

This instrumental album is pretty good. It's got a mix of hard rock, at times almost metal and more mellow progressive rock sounds.

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Houston Press

Rock Survivor Glenn Hughes: 'The Kids Went Apeshit!'

Legendary rocker Glenn Hughes is on the phone, ostensibly to talk about California Breed.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

ZZ Top salutes Montreux Jazz Fest founder on new concert DVD

The Montreux Jazz Festival was intended to be a "pure jazz" event when Claude Nobs and Ahmet Ertegun founded the annual live music spectacle in Switzerland in 1967.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Deep Purple to Play MPAC, 8/24

Classic British rockers Deep Purple perform hits such as "Smoke on the Water" and "Hush" at the Mayo Performing Arts Center on Sunday, August 24 at 8 pm.

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Clinical Cases and Images

Two years ago, Jon Lord, legendary Deep Purple keyboard player, "passed from Darkness to Light"

Performed in front of a live TV audience, Deep Purple storm through 'Child In Time', featuring the classic Mark II line up of Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice/Blackmore: Jon Lord passed away on July 16, 2012 at age 71, from pancreatic cancer and pulmonary embolism.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Music-News.com

Deep Purple release previously unavailable live at 'Graz 1975'

On April 3, 1975 the Mk III line-up of Purple ' guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, frontman David Coverdale, bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes, keyboard player Jon Lord and drummer Ian Paice ' played a concert at the Liebenauer ice rink, located on the outskirts of mountain-cradled Graz, Austria's second largest city after Vienna.

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Related Topix: World News, Austria, Hard-Rock, David Coverdale, Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Water, Jon Lord, Rainbow

Examiner.com

Deep Purple summer tour to begin in Scottsdale

Deep Purple , the legendary classic rock band that's had hits with songs like "Smoke on the Water," "Hush" and "Woman from Tokyo" has announced the details of their late summer North American tour, scheduled to kick off August 4 in Scottsdale, Arizona and wrap August 31 in Hollywood, Florida.

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KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Deep Purple Announce North American Tour

Deep Purple will halt work on a follow up to the well-received 'Now What?' for a summer tour of North America.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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tix on sale: Deep Purple, Aerosmith, KISS, Santana, Alice Cooper,...

Deep Purple released their 19th album last year, and this summer they'll be going on a tour in support of it that comes near NYC with NJ shows at Mayo PAC on 8/24 and Bergen PAC on 8/25 , and a Long Island show on 8/26 at NYCB Theatre at Westbury .

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Examiner.com

Deep Purple confirms 2014 summer tour of North America

Deep Purple will return to North America this summer for a coast-to-coast trek. The veteran British rockers are touring in support of their critically acclaimed 19th studio album Now What?! .

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CBS Local

Boomer & Carton: This Segment Lacks Any Sort Of Direction, But Will Make You Laugh

This entertaining segment began with a caller telling the guys how listening to the Boomer & Carton Morning Extravaganza recently got him out of a speeding ticket, which was nice to hear.

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