A rare live video of DEEP PURPLE performing ‘The Well Dressed Guitar’, an instrumental featured on the 2CD limited edition of the album Rapture Of The Deep, can be seen below. The footage was used in 2005 for the promotion of the album and it’s never been released on DVD.
Deep Purple and JOURNEY have announced more shows on their Australasian tour, which commences at the Vector Arena in Auckland on Sunday, February 24th, 2013.
Complete dates include:
24 – Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand
26 – Brisbane Entertainment Centre – Brisbane, Australia
1 – Rod Laver Arena – Melbourne, Australia
2 – Sydney Entertainment Centre – Sydney, Australia
4 – Adelaide Entertainment Centre – Adelaide, Australia
7 – Perth Arena – Perth, Australia
Deep Purple fan-site The Highway Star reported recently that bassist Roger Glover spoke to ITAR-TASS and revealed that there are 14 tracks ready for the new album, probably 11 or 12 of them will pass the final selection and end up being released. A tentative release date is somewhere in mid-February 2013 and the band are still deciding on an album title.
Journey are currently touring in support of their latest album, 2011′s Eclipse.