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Archive for August, 2006



Ian Gillan Interview

Ian Gillan took some time off from his North America tour and answerd a few questions from Darryl Sterdan at Winnipeg Sun. Here is a few bits: About endless touring: “Every now and again I have my arm twisted to take some time off. But a week or 10 days is about all I can […]

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Don Airey on the Radio

On saturday 26th august Don Airey will be appearring on the U.K. digital radio station Planet Rock on the show “my planet rocks” with Nicky Horne. The show airs at 7.00pm U.K. time (6.00pm GMT). Thanks to Paul Bush for the information

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Book and Remastered Albums from Gillan

Ian Gillan spoked to Reuters yesterday. He told them that he had already lined up a publisher for his upcoming novel, which is a political thriller titled “Wessex“. Gillan said, “This is my one and only novel. This really is a labour of love. It’s the only idea I have ever had for a book […]

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Watch Ian Gillan Live

Here you can watch Ian Gillan live from the current tour. Smoke On The Water Bluesy Blue Sea The footage is taken from the Buffalo (USA) show August 16. Thanks to Immergent for the information.

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First Gillan Solo Tour Review

Big thanks to Philippe Warda who sent us this review that his friend published on his website: 08/16/2006 – Ian Gillan Town Ballroom Notes: Went with Philippe Warda, Rocky & Sex Machine. They had some cute bikini hag with a small rack and a big crack come out holding signs with the songs on it […]

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The Sunflower Jam

There will be a rock and roll charity (in aid of complementary cancer services at University College London Hospital (UCLH)) evening of dinner and musical entertainment at the Porchester Halls, London, U.K. on 14th September. There will be performances from Ian Paice, Jon Lord, Robert Plant, Paul Weller, Phil Manzanera, Linda Lewis, and Sam Brown […]

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Gillan’s live band announced

In a message on Ian Gillan’s official website, the Deep Purple singer has announced the line-up for the backup band on his “Gillan’s Inn” solo tour of North America that starts in August. The band members are: Randy Cooke – drums Rodney Appleby – bass Michael Lee Jackson & Dean Howard – guitars Joe Mennonna […]

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