Category: BLACKMORE’S NIGHT

RITCHIE BLACKMORE’S RAINBOW – Memories In Rock II (2018)

In 2017 Ritchie Blackmore returned with RAINBOW and his harder rock hat on to a series of arena shows in the UK. An album titled ‘Memories In Rock’ was released, now comes part 2 “Memories In Rock II” in a handsome CD/DVD package. As fans are no doubt aware, “Memories in Rock II” follows 2016’s Memories in Rock, which collected...

BLACKMORE’s NIGHT – To The Moon & Back: 20 Years & Beyond [2CD] (2017)

BLACKMORE’s NIGHT – To The Moon & Back: 20 Years & Beyond [2CD] (2017)

2017 marks the 20th anniversary of BLACKMORE’S NIGHT — the internationally heralded Renaissance rock band helmed by six-string extraordinaire Ritchie Blackmore and his wife, vocalist / multi-instrumentalist Candice Night. To celebrate, the band will release “To The Moon And Back: 20 Years And Beyond…“, a two-disc collection of favorites and new material, on August 11. Blackmore’s Night debut album ‘Shadow...

Ritchie Blackmore’s RAINBOW – Stranger In Us All [Expanded Edition Digipak +3] (2017)

Ritchie Blackmore’s RAINBOW – Stranger In Us All [Expanded Edition Digipak +3] (2017)

The recent Ritchie Blackmore’s RAINBOW return – and new album in the making – has created such a buzz in the Melodic Hard Rock community that Cherry Red Records / Hear No Evil decided to reissue with bonus tracks one of the most underrated (and unheard) albums from the band: “Stranger In Us All (Expanded Edition)”. Rainbow originally formed in...

Ritchie Blackmore’s RAINBOW – Live In Birmingham 2016 (2017)

Ritchie Blackmore’s RAINBOW – Live In Birmingham 2016 (2017)

For the past couple of decades, legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore has been focusing on his folk-oriented project Blackmore’s Night. But last year, he put together a lineup of RAINBOW to perform two shows in Germany and one in England. The German shows were released last year as the concert DVD Memories In Rock — Live in Germany. Now, tomorrow June...

RITCHIE BLACKMORE’S RAINBOW – Memories In Rock : Live In Germany (2016)

RITCHIE BLACKMORE’S RAINBOW – Memories In Rock : Live In Germany (2016)

Last Summer 2016 legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore made many long-held dreams come true for his fans as RITCHIE BLACKMORE’S RAINBOW played three concerts in Europe, two in Germany and one in England. The two German shows at Loreley and Bietigheim were caught on tape & camera to produce “Memories In Rock : Live In Germany“, released via Eagle Rock Entertainment...

RAINBOW – Bent Out Of Shape [Japan SHM-CD remastered MiniLP] Out Of Print

RAINBOW – Bent Out Of Shape [Japan SHM-CD remastered MiniLP] Out Of Print

“Bent Out Of Shape” was RAINBOW‘s last album from their first era, and one of their finest. This remastered Japanese Limited Edition was the only released on SHM-CD in a Cardboard Sleeve miniLP replica, now out of print and highly sought after by collectors. After the success of the single Stone Cold from the previous album, an overall commercial sounding-record,...

RAINBOW – Straight Between The Eyes [Remastered Japan SHM-CD miniLP] Out Of Print

RAINBOW – Straight Between The Eyes [Remastered Japan SHM-CD miniLP] Out Of Print

Here’s another RAINBOW staple deserving a post here: “Straight Between The Eyes” in its remastered Japanese on SHM-CD. This was the only, Limited Edition SHM-CD on Cardboard Sleeve replica (Mini-LP) format ever released reproducing the original LP artwork, now out of print. Currently has been reissued, but on a regular jewel case. “Straight Between The Eyes” came out in 1982...

RAINBOW – Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll [Deluxe Edition Japan SHM-CD] Out Of Print

RAINBOW – Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll [Deluxe Edition Japan SHM-CD] Out Of Print

“Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll” is one of the greatest hard rock albums ever released by a British band. This classic was the final Ronnie James Dio-fronted recording by RAINBOW, and truly deserved a Deluxe Edition with extra material. This Japanese Edition on SHM-CD sounds fantastic, and as it was requested by one of you and used copies are above...

DEEP PURPLE – Burn [30th Anniversary SHM-CD remastered] (2016)

DEEP PURPLE – Burn [30th Anniversary SHM-CD remastered] (2016)

Warner Music Japan has just reissued DEEP PURPLE‘s classic “Burn“, the 30th Anniversary Remastered Edition appeared in 2004 with bonus tracks, for the first time on SHM-CD, and at a very affordable price.Simply put, this is one of the best hard rock albums of all time. Up until “Burn”, Deep Purple had been a wonderfully oiled heavy rock outfit capable...

BLACKMORE’S NIGHT – All Our Yesterdays (2015)

* To introduce Richie Blackmore is like bringing sand to the beach. The iconic guitarist has a long history. With Deep Purple and Rainbow he influenced Rock music that much that still nowadays a Rainbow reunion would be highly appreciated by old and young. But Blackmore decided already years ago to focus on mainly acoustic, folk medieval music mixed with...