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Archive for January, 2017



All I Got Is You

[Updated with track list] A second single for the upcoming Deep Purple album inFinite has surfaced at German online retailers. It is called All I Got Is You and is scheduled for release on March 10. It will be available as a maxi-CD (presumably, that’s regular size 120 mm CD) and 12″ vinyl.

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US tour announced

American leg of the Long Goodbye Tour has just been announced today. 19 shows in total (including a token Canadian date in Toronto). The tour starts on August 12 in Las Vegas and wraps up on September 10 in Cincinnati. Most of the venues are sheds belonging to the Live Nation and named after corporation […]

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That’s some creative photoshopping!

inFinite banner; image courtesy of Edel/earMUSIC

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Serial number 000002

More of Steve’s interviews at the NAMM. He shows off Music Man serial number 000002, which was presented to him by Ernie Ball on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the first guitar built to his exact specifications. Serial number 1 is, of course, his well known and by now properly battered blue guitar: […]

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A very kinky man

Steve Morse was at the NAMM convention (as he often does), which was held January 19-22 in Los Angeles. (watch inside)

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To see how it feels

In his interview to Heavy Worlds Ian Paice said that the band has not yet made any plans as to whether The Long Goodbye Tour will indeed be their last: It’ll be a long tour. It may be the last big tour; we don’t know. […] We haven’t made any hard, fast plans. But it […]

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Glenn the Renaissance man

In anticipation of his European tour (which starts in Newcastle on January 20), Glenn Hughes spoke to the Metal Express Radio. He introduced his band — Soren Andersen on guitar, Pontus Engborg on drums, and Lachy Doley Jay Boe on keyboards, offered his $0.02 on the 2016 Rainbow incarnation, talked about the setlist for upcoming […]

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Don Airey in the Hall of Heavy Metal History

Don Airey will be inducted into the Hall of Heavy Metal History. If you never heard of such hall, it is quite new — in fact, this is their first induction year — but quite ambitious. The induction ceremony will be held on January 18 at the Anaheim Expo Center, the day before NAMM opening. […]

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Whitesnake In full flight

Wymer is preparing to ship another limited edition photobook, this time on Whitesnake. Whitesnake In Full Flight is a fully independent publication: A collection of concert photos and behind the scenes shots of David Coverdale’s Whitesnake during the bands classic early years from 1978 – 1981. With over 130 concert photos from UK gigs they […]

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Time for bedlam EP details

The record company has published the contents of the upcoming Time for bedlam Deep Purple EP. It will include: the album version of Time for bedlam; Paradise bar — a new song recorded during inFinite sessions; this track is promised to be exclusive to the EP; instrumental version of Uncommon Man rehearsal version of Hip […]

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