Deep Purple were the inventor of a particular hard rock style. How can they not be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?! Goldmine tries to figure it all out.
In our July 2015 issue, we feature acts including Ringo Starr, the Ides of March, and Deep Purple. Again, this month, we continue to share some lesser known flip sides from these acts to discover or rediscover.
Goldmine Magazine’s Hall of Fame inducts its 31st group featuring far-out artists Frank Zappa, The Sex Pistols, T. Rex & Iggy Pop as well as fan favorites Deep Purple, Air Supply, Richard Marx & more
Albert King, Donna Summer, Heart, Public Enemy, Randy Newman and Rush are the performers that will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.
Steve Morse reinvigorated Deep Purple after Ritchie Blackmore left in the 1990s. And Morse plays as the album’s title implies, with total abandon.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominates Rush, Heart, Deep Purple,Donna Summer, the Marvelettes & Procol Harum
Plus, the Rock Hall will finally let fans get a say with online polls that will generate a “fans ballot” that will count with all of the other induction votes.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame should take a closer look at these bands
The Monkees received plenty of support for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The first edition of the Hot Wacks guide to bootleg LP and CDs in 1992 detailed 88 Deep Purple releases. Today, that total has probably multiplied by 10.