In 2016, founding Deep Purple and Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore relaunched the latter band with a new lineup, although, to date, the group's latest incarnation has only performed in the U.K. and mainland Europe, and only sporadically. Blackmore, whose main musical... Read More.
William Shatner's upcoming studio album, The Blues, includes a rendition of B.B. King's 1970 hit "The Thrill Is Gone" featuring founding Deep Purple and Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. That song has now been released as an advance single. Shatner's version features the Star... Read More.
As previously reported, William Shatner has applied his unique spoken-word stylings to an upcoming album of blues classics. He's already released the first track -- a collaboration the current lineup of Canned Heat... Read More.