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Keep practising and don’t be late

Marking the beginning of the Mexican tour, yesterday, May 26, the band held a press conference in Puebla. Here are various bits and pieces of the proceedings.

Ian Paice and Roger Glover comment on “that was then and this is now”, with Ian Gillan chiming in that the band is now looking to start recording of a new album in February 2016:

Steve Morse comments on the new bands “going back to the basics”:

Roger comments on technology influencing music (warning: video runs in a loop):

Thanks to pueblaonlinevideos, Synchro Channel, and Kevin Luna for the videos, and to Nigel Young for bringing them to your attention.

14 Comments to “Keep practising and don’t be late”:

  1. 1
    Andy Thompson says:

    Another year before next album ???

  2. 2
    al says:

    February 2016 ? damn I thought we would have the album by then! Oh well,don’t be too late guys,Hopefully you will have the good health until then.

  3. 3
    Scott says:

    Is Gillan having trouble with his eyes?? He seem looking around a lot like he was trying to find something. plus he where’s those sunglasses pretty much all the time.

  4. 4
    MacGregor says:

    Scott @ 3- Gillan is probably tired, jet lag etc! Not to mention the lighting could be too bright or in his eyes. Plus his age no doubt, the eyes do tend to play up as we get older. Cheers.

  5. 5
    Marcus says:

    To some extent much as I want another DP album, ,if putting it off means they have stronger material to record, I would rather wait.

  6. 6
    MacGregor says:

    I notice Morse has that ‘glove’ on his hand, does he have a arthritis, tendonitis problem or something similar? Alex Lifeson has had it for a decade or so & is really struggling at times apparently! Cheers.

  7. 7
    Stephen James Smith says:

    Worth waiting for.

  8. 8
    LRT says:

    #2, Corneing perhaps, but Deal with it as usual, Al. Nothing pleases you because you don’t please yourself. -Ian Paice 😀 #3 So the fk what, jumping Jesus friggen Christ, man!

  9. 9
    LRT says:

    Concerning that is, oops. ^^^

  10. 10
    Kazz Matazz says:

    Rock On!

  11. 11
    Errol Arias says:

    Hi.. I see Steve is wearing a glove in his right hand ? Maybe a problem? … and BTW , i cannot stop saying Gillan sunglasses are really horrible

  12. 12
    LRT says:

    I’m sure it will be “headlined” here and ‘credited” to someone as usual, but here is anyway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zK2vYOkiSv0&sns=fb

  13. 13
    Scoot says:

    What’s with the glove that Steve is wearing? Looks like a compression glove. Do hope everything is okay with his health. Rock on boys.

  14. 14
    Scoot says:

    While a year may seem like a long time, I’m willing to wait. Look how good the last one was following an 8 year gap between releases.

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