Deep Purple is a highway star rock band from the UK who is considered as one of the pioneers of heavy metal music along with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. Embryo is the creation of Deep Purple Jon Lord who previously played for The Flowerpot Man with another fellow musician, Chris Curtis, and a businessman who tried to be a music producer, Tony Edwards. John Lord is the composer, most Deep Purple songs created by him, he is the spirit of the band.
In late 1967, Curtis Ritchie Blackmore recruited in Germany with Neil Christian And The Crusaders. Prior to Germany, Blackmore had joined The Screaming Lord Sutch and the Outlaws And The Savages. The song "The Address" and "Mandrake Root" is written on the first meeting of Blackmore and Lord. Soon joined by fellow bassist Lord at The Flowerpot Man, Nick Simper. To fill the position of lead vocalist and drummer, Lord and Blackmore recruited Rod Evans and Ian Paice. After briefly calling themselves the Roundabout, in March 1968 they officially became Deep Purple.
Before deciding on the name Deep Purple brand name that was in the band's name was suggested as the "Orpheus", "Concrete God", also called "Sugarlump". One morning, Ritchie suggested the name "Deep Purple" because it was the name of her grandmother's favorite song, which is quite popular in the 1920's and became a hit in 1963.
In 1969, Evans and Simper fate suddenly dumped by Blackmore, Lord and Paice. Richtie out of the pub to find a replacement. Finally, he was impressed with the two personnel Episode Six, Ian Gillan and Roger Glover.
Back Deep Purple formations brand new release titled album Burn, success in English at the 9 and 3 positions in the United States. Songs on this album, 'Might Just Take Your Life' success in the American music world.
In 1975, the album Come Taste The Band (CTTB) held the position of guitarist Tommy Bolin former guitarist James gang, successfully entrenched in the stairs 19 English. To promo the album Deep Purple toured the world, including the U.S., Australia, Europe and the United Kingdom, as well as Eastern countries.
One of the pioneers of hard rock and heavy metal was last issued album Rapture of the Deep in November 2005. Good news emerged, after seven years of vacuum, the legendary rock band Deep Purple finally ready to launch the new album. 19th studio album is due to be released in late April. They have completed the recording process in Nashville, USA. Deep Purple's latest album is rumored to consist of 13 songs. Among them, Out of Hand, Hell to Pay, Weirdistan, Uncommon Man, and Above and Beyond. Only, Gillan did not want to reveal the title of the band's latest album.