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Ritchie Blackmore

by Steve Patrick – Sr. Columnist — Only one man carries the well-deserved moniker of the Voice of Rock and that man is the legendary Glenn Hughes. Rock fans have been exposed to Hughes’ thundering bass and limitless vocal range for decades now. Throughout those years, Hughes has [...]
by Chris Willow – Columnist — Lords of Black vocalist Ronnie Romero finds himself fronting the incarnation of Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow. Following up Rainbow’s recent live performances Romero took time to answer a few questions about his music career from Rainbow to Lords of [...]
by Christopher Willow – Columnist — Rainbow on 17th June 2016 photo Clemens Mitscher June 17, 2016 at the Loreley and in Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany — Manfred Mann on 17th June 2016 photo Clemens Mitscher. During the morning of June 17 all hotels are booked in Sankt GoarsHausen [...]
by Christopher Willow – Guest Columnist — With Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow rising once again the speculation arises as to what the winds of change will bring to this new incarnation of the band. Former Blackmore’s Night bassist Bob Nouveau (aka Bob Curiano), and now a part of [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — The Ritchie Blackmore Story is comprehensive documentary which focuses on the life and music career of legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. Released by Eagle Rock Entertainment, the documentary is being released on DVD and Blu-ray, as well as a deluxe [...]
by Joe Mis – Senior Columnist — More of the same from Blackmore’s Night – but this is a good thing. More of Ritchie’s fabulous guitars, more medieval tunes ready to sing in Sherwood Forest, more odd and unique instruments, and of course – more of Candice Night’s sweet voice… [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — It’s been a minute since the last Heaven & Earth release. The band has been piloted by Stuart Smith since the ‘90s. And since 1998, Heaven & Earth has released two full-length albums; Stuart Smith’s Heaven & Earth 1998 and Windows [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Senior Columnist — A document of disintegration of a once dazzling band, this release also shows what dissatisfaction can bring out in true artists. In 9 years time Deep Purple would resurrect with swaggering assurance, but already without David Coverdale and Glenn [...]