Deep Purple are pleased to announce that they will be playing at the Jazzopen in Stuttgart on July 18 2023.… READ MORE
Deep Purple in Japan 2023
Simon McBride Joins Deep Purple
Following the news in July that Steve Morse will be stepping back from the band, after more than a quarter of a century, Deep Purple announce that, following an abundant Summer of touring, Simon McBride will join the band permanently.
Collectively, the band stated “We are thrilled that Simon has agreed to join. Simon’s playing is up there with … READ MORE
Important announcement regarding Steve Morse.
Deep Purple Statement re. Steve Morse
Today, Deep Purple announce that due to a family matter, Steve Morse will be taking a temporary hiatus from Deep Purple live shows but remains a full member of the band.
Steve’s replacement for the upcoming live shows in May, June and July 2022 will be guitarist Simon McBride, who has previously toured with both Ian Gillan and Don … READ MORE
As a rule, Deep Purple is apolitical, but on this occasion…
In time you’ll see the line
The line that’s drawn between
Good and bad
See the blind man
Shooting at the world
If you’ve been bad
Lord I bet you have
And you’ve not been hit
By flying lead
You’d better close your eyes
You’d better bow your head
Wait for the ricochet… READ MORE