Ritchie Blackmore

DEEP PURPLE's Ian Gillan-"NO Reunion w/ Ritchie Blackmore."

DEEP PURPLE singer, IAN GILLAN , has finally brought into focus the exact reason 'Why?' there will be no 'one-off reunion' with guitarist RITCHIE BLACKMORE . And while Gillan states that there is "no great animosity" between the 2 men, and even current Purple guitar slinger, STEVE MORSE supports...
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RITCHIE BLACKMORE Sez He'd Play A "Single Show" w/ DEEP PURPLE

I dunno....Does RITCHIE BLACKMORE regret leaving DEEP PURPLE ? Is he envious of the band's ability to (successfully) carry on without him? I say...maybe. Here's why: the former PURPLE Guitarist has now twice mentioned that he'd be "open" to performing with the Heritage, Legendary Rock Band that he...
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RITCHIE BLACKMORE Releases First 'New' Music From RAINBOW in 22 Years

In a recent interview with legendary, Rock & Roll Guitarist, RITCHIE BLACKMORE , he mentioned a couple of things worth recalling: 1) If asked , he would "probably" play again with DEEP PURPLE ---he also acknowledged that he hasn't been asked and it probably won't happen anyway and 2) he doesn't...
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RITCHIE BLACKMORE "I Would Play w/ Deep Purple Again..."

I can't imagine there's a DEEP PURPLE Fan anywhere that wouldn't wanna see a reunion of RITCHIE BLACKMORE with the heritage, legendary band he founded back in 1968, and then famously left. Twice . (1975 & 1993) And to be honest, it's not something that Mr. Blackmore himself ever imagined, but...
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RITCHIE BLACKMORE's Rainbow Has Recorded NEW Music!

RITCHIE BLACKMORE , the talented, reclusive, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Guitarist, has recorded some new music with the latest incarnation of RAINBOW . This is an unexpected development, since for the past bunch of years, Blackmore's artistic focus has been on creating "Renaissance" music with...
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So, Why DID Ritchie Blackmore change his 'Musical Focus?'

So, RITCHIE BLACKMORE : One of the most influential guitarists from one of the most influential British Hard Rock Bands, he who composed THEE most recognizable & imitated guitar riff EVAH ("Smoke on the Water!')... RITCHIE BLACKMORE, who after Deep Purple , continued to create great Rock &...
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