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  1. Deep-Purple.com (4.0 Stars · 2 Reviews)
    Deep Purple Official Homepage, 'The Highway Star'. Deep Purple and related news, tour info, music, lyrics, history etc.
    URL: http://www.deep-purple.com/
    Musicians: Musician Websites · 3904 Hits · Posted on 6/2/2000 by WholeNote

  2. The unofficial Ritchie Blackmore page. Lots of lyrics, MP3 Audio samples, discographies, photos, links and other materials.
    URL: http://templeoftheking.hypermart.net/TempleOfTheKing/main_en.html
    Musicians: Musician Websites · 6818 Hits · Posted on 6/2/2000 by WholeNote

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Nov 29 2015

Ritchie Blackmore, David Gilmour, Brian May and Others Play "Smoke on the Water" in 1989 — Video (7/13/2015)
It was 26 years ago this week that one of the greatest guitar hero gatherings of all time got under way. The occasion was a remake of the 1972 Deep Purple hit “Smoke on the Water” that featured some of the biggest players in rock, including Ritc...
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Nov 29 2015

Ritchie Blackmore Rumored for Monsters of Rock—Watch Him Shred at 2015 Show (10/23/2015)
Ritchie Blackmore will make his return to rock at the 2016 Monsters of Rock Festival in Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany, according to multiple sources. The festival takes place June 18, 2016. The show will mark the first rock performance by the le...
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Nov 29 2015

Ritchie Blackmore Confirms His Return to Rock with Four European Shows in 2016 (9/9/2015)
Here's a bit of good news for fans of Ritchie Blackmore and his old bands, Deep Purple and Rainbow. The guitarist has announced he will play four rock-focused shows in Europe in 2016. As any good Blackmore fan knows, he moved away from rock abou...
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Nov 29 2015

Deep Respect: Ritchie Blackmore's Musical Tribute to Jon Lord, "Carry On...Jon" (6/8/2015)
Blackmore's Night released their latest studio album, Dancer and the Moon (Frontiers Records), two years, right around this time of year. Among the album's highlights is an instrumental track called "Carry On...Jon," which Blackmore's Night guit...
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Nov 29 2015

'The Ritchie Blackmore Story' Coming to DVD and Blu-Ray in November (9/11/2015)
On November 6, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release The Ritchie Blackmore Story on DVD, Blu-ray, digital formats and a deluxe 2DVD+2CD edition. In this documentary, the former Deep Purpler and Rainbow guitarist has granted fans extraordinary ac...
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Apr 21 2015

Ritchie Blackmore Shows Off His Favorite Guitars — Video (4/21/2015)
In the video below, former Deep Purple and Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore—who now plies his trade with Blackmore’s Night—shows off and discusses several of his guitars. The video also features his wife, Candice Night, another key figure in ...
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Apr 13 2015

Deep Purple's Ritchie Blackmore Talks "Highway Star" Guitar Solo — Covers by John Petrucci, Joe Satriani and More (4/13/2015)
“Highway Star” is but one highlight of Machine Head, Deep Purple’s greatest triumph. Ironically, it almost never came to be. In early 1972, shortly after retreating to Montreaux, Switzerland, to record, the British band was beset by a wealth of ...
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Apr 13 2015

100 Greatest Guitar Solos: No. 15 "Highway Star" (Ritchie Blackmore) (4/13/2015)
“Highway Star” is but one highlight of Machine Head, Deep Purple’s greatest triumph. Ironically, it almost never came to be. In early 1972, shortly after retreating to Montreaux, Switzerland, to record, the British band was beset by a wealth of ...
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Aug 1 2013

Deep Purple's Ian Gillian Has No Desire to Reunite with Ritchie Blackmore (8/1/2013)
Deep Purple released a successful album earlier this summer. So did Ritchie Blackmore's band, Blackmore's Night. But is there a chance these guys will get together and release a Deep Purple album with Blackmore? According to Deep Purple singer I...
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Jul 17 2013

Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time Readers Poll: Round 2 — "Highway Star" (Ritchie Blackmore) Vs. "Little Wing" (Jimi Hendrix) (7/17/2013)
A few years ago, the editors of Guitar World magazine compiled what we feel is the ultimate guide to the 100 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time. The list, which has been quoted by countless artists, websites and publications around the world, sta...
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Jun 17 2013

Hear "Carry On...Jon," Ritchie Blackmore's Instrumental Tribute to Deep Purple's Jon Lord (6/16/2013)
Blackmore's Night released their new studio album, Dancer and the Moon, June 11 through Frontiers Records. Among the album's highlights is an instrumental track called "Carry On...Jon," which Ritchie Blackmore wrote as a tribute to his former De...
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Jun 12 2013

Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time Readers Poll: Round 1 — "Highway Star" (Ritchie Blackmore) Vs. "Shock Me" (Ace Frehley) (6/12/2013)
A few years ago, the editors of Guitar World magazine compiled what we feel is the ultimate guide to the 100 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time. The list, which has been quoted by countless artists, websites and publications around the world, sta...
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May 9 2013

40 Years After "Smoke on the Water," Fender Custom Shop Introduces Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Strat (5/9/2013)
The Fender Custom Shop is paying tribute to the "anvil" used to forge one of the greatest guitar riffs in rock history, the one from Deep Purple's "Smoke on the Water," with its limited-edition Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Strato...
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Apr 29 2013

Video: Ritchie Blackmore and Deep Purple Perform in New York in 1973 (4/28/2013)
With Deep Purple's new studio album, Now What?!, waiting in the wings for its April 30 North American release, we thought we'd glance back at the classic Mark II lineup of the band — the legendary Ritchie Blackmore (guitar), Roger Glover (bass),...
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Mar 22 2013

Heaven & Earth's Stuart Smith on Ritchie Blackmore, Richie Sambora and new album, Dig (3/22/2013)
Read more about Heaven & Earth's Stuart Smith on Ritchie Blackmore, Richie Sambora and new album, Dig at MusicRadar.com "The first Heaven & Earth album was really a solo effort with everybody I knew playing on it," says guitarist Stuart ...
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Jan 23 2013

NAMM 2013: Fender launches Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Strat (1/23/2013)
Read more about NAMM 2013: Fender launches Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Strat at MusicRadar.com NAMM 2013: Fender is giving guitarists the world over the chance to recreate one of the most famous riffs of all time on a guitar that's a gnat's wing a...
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Jan 19 2013

NAMM 2013: Fender Custom Shop Introduces Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster (1/19/2013)
The Fender Custom Shop is paying tribute to the "anvil" used to forge one of the greatest guitar riffs in rock history, the one from Deep Purple's "Smoke on the Water," by releasing the limited-edition Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribut...
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Aug 22 2012

Poll: The Greatest Guitarist of All Time, Round 3 — Steve Vai Vs. Ritchie Blackmore (8/22/2012)
Welcome to our first-ever Greatest Guitarist poll, where 128 guitarists go head to head, round by round, in a bracketed format, all to crown your choice for the Greatest Guitarist of All Time. We filled 124 of 128 slots with the names of a host ...
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Jul 4 2012

Poll: The Greatest Guitarist of All Time, Round 2 — Yngwie Malmsteen Vs. Ritchie Blackmore (7/4/2012)
Welcome to our first-ever Greatest Guitarist poll, where 128 guitarists go head to head, round by round, in a bracketed format, all to crown your choice for the Greatest Guitarist of All Time. We filled 124 of 128 slots with the names of a host ...
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Jun 13 2012

Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan "P---es On" Radiohead, Praises Ritchie Blackmore (6/13/2012)
Billy Corgan, the outspoken Smashing Pumpkins frontman, decided to lay into Radiohead during a recent interview with Antiquiet. For starters, he called them "pompous" and said they're a symbol of current culture of "valuation" that he despises. ...