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Bernie Torme talks Gillan

Bernie TormŽe, Red Lion, Gravesend; photo Trudi Knight, image courtesy of bernietorme.co.uk

Bernie Torme is touring UK, promoting his latest solo album Flowers & Dirt. Metal Express Radio talked to him, and it’s an interesting interview. He spoke about how he joined Gillan band, how he left, and quite a few things inbetween.

Or listen directly (mp3, 69MB).

Thanks to Classic Rock for the info.



3 Comments to “Bernie Torme talks Gillan”:

  1. 1
    MacGregor says:

    Always enjoyed his guitar playing on those early 80’s Gillan albums. When Janick Gers replaced him, it just wasn’t the same. When I witnessed the Gillan band live in 82/83 in Sydney, it was a disappointment to not have him still in the band. It was a raucous gig all the same with Ian Gillan going off big time, also off his face by the look of it! Happy days indeed! Cheers.

  2. 2
    Ivica says:

    The first “Second Set” intro Colin on keyboards
    then
    a “nuclear attack” full band “Secret Of The Dance” ..opening concert 1979 years, like it was yesterday 🙂
    A large band, of clean energy
    three great albums with Bernie
    good times

  3. 3
    Ivica says:

    Sorry
    “Second Sight”

    op..

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