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Rob Halford Settles The Debate On If Deep Purple Is Metal…Sort Of

Even though it’s a debate, it really shouldn’t be. Deep Purple is metal. Led Zeppelin is metal. Black Sabbath is metal. Those three bands laid the foundations for what would become the heavy metal genre. Judas Priest frontman, Rob Halford had to step in and give his opinion on the matter during an interview with […]

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Prolific Rock And Metal Producer Martin Birch Dead At 71

Chances are, if you love heavy metal or rock and roll, you’ve heard an album that was produced by Martin Birch. My favorite band, Iron Maiden, had their most prolific albums produced by the man. He worked with many of the titans of heavy metal and rock. He produced albums by Maiden, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, […]

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Perfect Strangers – Deep Purple – Music Rec 3/24

Deep Purple went on a hiatus in 1976. To say it looked grim for the band was an understatement. David Coverdale was their lead singer, Ritchie Blackmore was in Rainbow. Ian Gillan was starting his own band. The seeds weren’t there for a reuinion. So Deep Purple went into the tank for nearly a decade. […]