Posts Tagged “Deep Purple”

Yngwie Malmsteen Inspiration

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Yngwie Malmsteen Inspiration

The review of Yngwie Malmsteen Inspiration. On October 14, 1996 Yngwie Malmsteen released one of his most mind blowing recordings. This album is called “Inspiration” because he covers music by Kansas, Rainbow, Deep Purple, Jimi Hendrix, Scorpions, UK and even Rush. Based on how many Deep Purple and Rainbow songs are on the album it…

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Whitesnake Burns Deep Purple HOT

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Whitesnake Burns Deep Purple HOT

As I write this blog I am listening to The Purple Album by Whitesnake for the 50th time (or more). It is difficult to put into words how I feel about this album because it just makes my days better and better. I can recall being introduced to Deep Purple at a young age by…

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Reb Beach and Joel Hoekstra Dynamic Duo

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Reb Beach and Joel Hoekstra Dynamic Duo

(Editor Note: This article was originally written in March of 2015 and has been updated due to unforeseen circumstances.) A new dynamic duo has been created between two of the greatest guitarists in rock. Everyone knows that Whitesnake lost Doug Aldrich because he had other commitments to fulfill. Let’s face it it was time for…

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The Definitive Steve Morse

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Steve Morse has been one of the most influential guitar players in music history. He has been a member of the Dixie Dregs, Kansas as well as Deep Purple for over almost twenty years. He even has his own band, the Steve Morse band. Morse is known for his unique picking, note choice, fast runs…

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WHITESNAKE’s LIVE IN 84 – BACK TO THE BONE FINALLY RELEASED

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WHITESNAKE’s LIVE IN 84 – BACK TO THE BONE FINALLY RELEASED

I have been watching updates of this recording and DVD to be released on facebook for months. This is so exciting because there is not much Whitesnake music available that has John Sykes on guitar and the late Jon Lord (Deep Purple) playing his last Whitesnake gig on keyboards. The band even has legendary late…

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Rated X Approaches 2015 Keeping Rock Alive

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Rated X Approaches 2015 Keeping Rock Alive

A band that consists of some of the finest session musicians in rock history released a brand new rock album today. The name of the band is Rated X and the album is a self-titled recording released on Frontiers records. The members include vocalist Joe Lynn Turner (Rainbow, Deep Purple, Yngwie Malmsteen), guitarist Karl Cochran…

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Guitar Battle

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Guitar Battle

Digital Guitar Player wants to celebrate Throwback Thursday this week by honoring the collaboration of eight of greatest guitar players in guitar history. Two of them have been out guitar player of the month. In 1997, these guitar heroes recorded the ‘Guitar Battle’ album where they covered some of the greatest songs in music history….

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