The track was originally recorded by the guitarist for his folk-oriented project, Blackmore’s Night.
"Black Sheep of the Family"—itself a cover of a 1970 track by Quartermass—was recorded by the original incarnation of the band for their self-titled 1975 debut album.
Some rarely seen footage of Eddie Van Halen backstage playing some of the riffs that influenced him the most.
Ritchie Blackmore exhibits his collection, and discusses the arduous process of scalloping his fretboards.
Deep Purple has announcedA Fire in the Sky, a career-spanning anthology that will be available as a single CD and a three-CD set.
Deep Purple’s official YouTube channel has just uploaded classic footage of the group performing “Difficult to Cure,” the title track from their 1981 album.
Ritchie Blackmore has announced he will tour with Rainbow in 2017, with four dates planned for the U.K.