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DeepPurpleCommunity interviews Don Airey

The Deep Purple Community on Facebook conducted an interview with Don Airey in August 2014….

“The success of NOW What?! was overwhelming, the album is still in the TOP50 of Amazon Germany’s music charts, sitting at #2 in the Hard Rock charts right today.

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Ian Paice remembers Jon Lord, previews “Burn” from Celebrating Jon Lord

AllMusic recently conducted an interview with Ian Paice in which he recalls his first meeting with Jon and talks about the Celebrating Jon Lord event which has just been released on many formats.

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Ian Paice Drum Clinic in Angera, Italy

Ian Paice gave a drum clinic and concert on September 13th in Angera/Lago Maggiore, and you can see some footage from the event below.

thanks to Yvonne Osthausen for the info

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France And Germany Tour in November 2015?

Some online ticketing agencies are reporting that they have tickets on sale for a tour of France and Germany in November. 2015.
We all of course know what we’re doing in (over) a years time….

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South America – Fall Tour 2014 – Updated

We’re receiving reports of dates on sale for a South American Tour this fall, with shows in Brazil on sale now.
Please check with local promoters/press for more details and do not make non-refundable travel arrangements on this say-so, these dates *Have Not* been confirmed my management!

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Interviews Roundup

Steve Morse features in an interview with Sweetwater’s Guitars and Gears:

And Ian Paice features in this months
Modern Drummer

thanks to Yvonne Osthausen

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Hard Rock at the Hard Rock in Biloxi thanks to DEEP PURPLE

Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi, Ms. USA
August 29th, 2014

Anybody out there touting the level of performance of this Living, Breathing, Purple machine either hasn’t attended their recent tour or if they have attended and are still in disapproval, they are truly in denial.

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Deep Purple with Orchestra “Live In Verona”

On 20 October 2014, Eagle Rock Entertainment release “Live In Verona” by Deep Purple on DVD and Blu-ray[Cat Nos EREDV0121 and ERBRD5218]. This amazing performance includes “Smoke On The Water,” “Lazy,” “Strange Kind Of Woman,” “Perfect Strangers,” “Highway Star,” “Woman From Tokyo” and many more.

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Ian Paice onstage with Purpendicular

Ian Paice will feature with Purple tribute band Purpendicular on three of their European dates this October. This will be Ian’s third stint with the band.

October 7th – Sono Centrum – Brno – Czech Republic
October 8th – Riffelhof – Burgrieden (Ulm) – Germany
October 9th – Uhlenspiegel – Rutesheim (Stuttgart) – Germany

Purpendicular are touring accross Europe in support of their upcoming new album ‘tHis is is tHing#1′.

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Made in Japan documentary on BBC

An hour long documentary on Made in Japan will air on the UK TV channel BBC4 starting at 9:15pm this Friday, September 12. The film was directed by Ian Carmichael and produced by Drew Thompson.

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