Deep Purple’s ‘Smoke on the Water’ Preserved in DNA
Deep Purple’s classic “Smoke on the Water” has been preserved in DNA for UNESCO’s Memory of the World Archive.
Deep Purple’s Former Accountant Hit With 11-Year Ban for Misappropriating Funds
The results of a bankruptcy investigation have found Deep Purple's former accountant liable for more than $2.5 million in misappropriated funds.
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.
Glenn Hughes Hints at New Album Collaboration With ‘Another Famous Fellow’
Glenn Hughes has revealed that he’s made a record with a big-name artist he won't identify.
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.
Deep Purple and Alice Cooper Kick Off Co-Headlining Tour in Vegas: Set List + Videos
Both acts delivered classics and new songs at the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
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.
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.
Ritchie Blackmore Says He Would Play With Deep Purple Again
Ritchie Blackmore has gotten over his bad feelings about Deep Purple, and he’d play with them again if he was invited, he said.
Ian Gillan Slams Royalty Payments: ‘How Many Albums Have Deep Purple Sold? About 11 or 12’
Ian Gillan recently said that his royalty payments suggest Deep Purple have sold “11 or 12” albums throughout their career.