Deep Purple Premiere New "Bloodsucker" Lyric Video

After going down a decidedly "animated" route for their last music video—for the Infinite track, "The Surprising,"—Deep Purple have gone for something more conventional for their newest clip, a lyric video for the Deep Purple in Rock track, "Bloodsucker."

The video—which was shot during the band's set at Hellfest 2017 in France—was taken from The inFinite Live Recordings, Vol. 1, a triple-LP vinyl collection of concert recordings culled from the group’s performances at the festival.

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.