Ritchie Blackmore Says Glenn Hughes Nearly Joined Rainbow in 2016
Ritchie Blackmore said he invited Glenn Hughes to join the 2016 incarnation of Rainbow, and that it came to within a day of actually happening.
That Time Christopher Cross Filled in for Ritchie Blackmore at a Deep Purple Show
He's chiefly known today as a singer-songwriter with a knack for ballads, but Christopher Cross is really an underrated rock guitarist.
Ritchie Blackmore Says Rainbow Reunion Shows Could Have Been Better
Ritchie Blackmore has admitted that the Rainbow reunion shows of 2016 could have been better.
Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow Announce ‘Memories in Rock II’ Live LP
Ritchie Blackmore's live shows with the 2017 edition of Rainbow are being commemorated with the release of a new CD/DVD package titled 'Memories in Rock II.'
Ian Gillan Explains Why Deep Purple Reunion With Ritchie Blackmore Won’t Happen
Deep Purple singer Ian Gillan has revealed his reasons for refusing a one-off reunion with former guitarist Ritchie Blackmore.
Ritchie Blackmore Reportedly Refused Hughes, Coverdale and Lord Deep Purple Reunion
Glenn Hughes said that three-fifths of Deep Purple's Mark III lineup once unsuccessfully tried to reunite with Ritchie Blackmore.
Steve Morse Says Ritchie Blackmore’s Return to Deep Purple Would Be ‘Nice’
Current Deep Purple guitarist Steve Morse said it would be “nice” if his predecessor Ritchie Blackmore could return to the band for a guest appearance.
Blackmore’s Night Announce ‘To the Moon and Back’ Compilation CD With New Tracks
Blackmore's Night will mark their 20th anniversary as a band with the release of the new double-disc compilation 'To the Moon and Back: 20 Years and Beyond.'
Ritchie Blackmore Says He Would Play a ‘Single Show’ With Deep Purple
Ritchie Blackmore said he’d be prepared to play a “single show” with his former colleagues in Deep Purple, mainly for nostalgia reasons.
Listen to Ritchie Blackmore’s Two New Rainbow Songs
Ritchie Blackmore has released the first songs credited to Rainbow in 22 years.