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David Coverdale - Northwinds

RAMzine Classic | David Coverdale – Northwinds

David Coverdale needs no introduction. His ‘rags to riches’ story has been told many times. What we have here, however, is a totally undervalued, true classic from his period after Deep Purple disintegrated and before the birth of Whitesnake. His first post-Purple solo album had a curious mix of styles and very few fans were ready for the prophetically titled ...

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Deep Purple to reissue 7 remastered vinyl as part of a 1972-’87 boxed set

January 29th has been announced as the very special day that a Deep Purple release, ‘The Vinyl Collection’ will be due out. ‘The Vinyl Collection’ will contain a 7-LP collection featuring albums from the bands 1973-’87 era. Not only will these be re-mastered from the original tapes, it will also include the first official re-masters of the titles ‘Perfect Strangers’ ...

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Review: Whitesnake – The Purple Album

I was the first one on the phone ranting about this album to friends. Kindred spirits, some of us old enough to be granddads, who’d been both Whitesnake connoisseurs and naysayers since the band first uncoiled its way onto vinyl, and even a couple who we look at dubiously when they say they’ve seen David Coverdale live with Deep Purple. ...

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Whitesnake Return with The Purple Album

Whitesnake are set to return with their 12th studio album this spring. The Purple Album will be released in Europe on May 15th, the UK on May 18th and in North America on May 19th via Frontiers Music SRL.  The Purple Album is a reimagination of classic songs from David Coverdale’s time as the lead singer for Deep Purple’s Mark ...

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Whitesnake return with ‘The Purple Album’

The iconic Whitesnake are set to return with their 12th studio album ‘The Purple Album’ which is a re-imagining  of classics from David Coverdale’s time as front-man of the legendary Deep Purple.  The album will be released in the UK on May  19th. Vocalist David Coverdale  has this to say: “It’s a tribute. A homage. It’s a huge thank you ...

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Review: Whitesnake – Live in ’84 / Back To The Bone

Available in a deluxe version and with a DVD courtesy of Frontiers Records the latest live offering from the Whitesnake franchise digs deep, taking us back to what is in hindsight a transitory period. The photos capture five men who’ve had their first proper haircut since they left school, all decked out in black leather. It doesn’t look right, and ...

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David Coverdale launches ‘Whitesnake TV’

Front man of 80’s power-ballad pioneers Whitesnake posted a video on band’s website this wednesday titled ‘WSTV’.  The clip shows David Coverdale himself being interviewed by his grand daughter Georgina (‘for school’ as he describes it). They discuss everything from his favourite Whitesnake album to their favourite films and his influences. “I want my Snake TV’ joked Coverdale on whitesnake.com ...

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