Watch the new split-screen footage of the Mk II line-up in their early pomp.
Few players have infused rock music with the potent mixture of classical and blues influences that Lord did.
The legend of 'Smoke On The Water' sometimes overshadows the song's unusual chart history.
The powerhouse rock outfit's new set was bolstered by the rock radio hit 'Stone Cold.'
Legendary rocker Alice Cooper has announced an extensive second leg of his 'Paranormal' tour, with the dates stretching across the fall of 2018.
After the Perfect Strangers reunion, Deep Purple were back on album duty little more than two years later with The House Of Blue Light.
On 28 November 1968, the Mk I line-up of Deep Purple made their first appearance at the famous Fillmore West in San Francisco.
The UK album chart of 42 years ago had new entries for Elton John, Queen, Sparks and the 1974 vintage Deep Purple, with Stormbringer.
Legendary heavy rockers Deep Purple are set to play a special live concert for BBC Radio 2's In Concert series on 16 November 2017
In November 1984, the Mk II Deep Purple line-up of Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice released the reunion album Perfect Strangers.
On 13 October 1979, Ritchie Blackmore and Rainbow peaked at No. 6 in the UK with their anthemic ‘Since You’ve Been Gone.’
Alice Cooper has announced a lengthy US tour for the spring of 2018 running from 1 March in Ontario to 29 March in Indianapolis
From the mid-1970s to the mid-‘80s, Rainbow were one of the powerhouse bands of British rock, and on 18 August 1979 they charted with Down To Earth.
Deep Purple have landed their first UK top ten album for nearly 30 years, as their 20th studio album inFinite enters the survey at No. 6,
Deep Purple have gone some way to alleviating fans' tangible concerns that the title of their tour, The Long Goodbye, suggested their days may be numbered.