The petition seeks to pay homage to the Deep Purple and Rainbow guitar hero in his native Weston-super-Mare
Ritchie Blackmore has announced he will tour with Rainbow in 2017, with four dates planned for the U.K.
Below, you can see Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow perform “Man on the Silver Mountain” from their new concert film, Memories in Rock—Live in Germany.
Ritchie Blackmore has released a video of “Perfect Strangers” from his June 2016 shows with Rainbow in Germany.
Ritchie Blackmore says he’s suffering from the effects of age and believes his former Deep Purple bandmates are working themselves too hard given the advanced years of its collective members.
In a new interview with Dutch radio station Radio Veronica, Ritchie Blackmore revealed that more gigs may be in the cards for his recently reunited band, Rainbow.
Ritchie Blackmore and his newly revived Rainbow lineup played the last of three scheduled gigs on June 25, with a show at Genting Arena in Birmingham, England.
Metallica have premiered their new "Ronnie Rising Medley," which features the Rainbow tracks "A Light in the Black," "Tarot Woman," "Stargazer" and "Kill the King," on RollingStone.com.