July 30, 2017

Both Andy and Wayne have been getting a much needed upgrade of late. Andy has seen the arrival of a NEO Ventilator II Rotary Speaker Simulator - in plain english its for those who want to recreate the pulsating sound of a rotating Leslie 122 Speaker - Yep you heard it...

July 23, 2017

Get Ready Ashton - Under - Lyne.........Rainbow Rising Are Back!!

Its been over three years since the band performed under the Rainbow Rising banner at The Witchwood - some of the guys played under The Blackmore Legacy name in 2016 but now Rainbow Rising are back!!


July 23, 2017

The Deep Purple Family Tree paid Nottingham a visit last night at The Rescue Rooms and despite Wayne suffering illness in the week that was badly affecting his vocals he managed to haul himself through the pre determined setlist without having to change any of the trac...

July 18, 2017

After taking The Rock And Bike Fest in South Normanton by storm the guys return to the stage of The Rescue Rooms in Nottingham for the next of the Deep Purple Family Tree events.Its an early start of 6.30pm and a curfew of 10pm is in place. Rainbow Rising will be joine...

July 18, 2017

This has to be one of the major highlights in Rainbow Risings history. The band had been keenly anticipating the festival for weeks, arrangements were in place to be onsite around 3pm giving plenty of time to settle in and take in the energy the festival was providing....

July 15, 2017

The website which was starting to look very tired has been dragged kicking and screaming into more modern times. I know the band appreciate the time and effort that has gone into maintaining it but whats really important is that you the gerneral public like the results...

July 15, 2017

Rainbow Rising are sceduled to be on the 'Raggie' Stage at 8:15pm. The setlist looks awesome. Hope to see you all there today!!

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July 13, 2017

From Blabbermouth.net


"Live in Birmingham 2016"

(Eagle Rock Entertainment)

Disc One:

01. Over The Rainbow / Highway Star

02. Spotlight Kid

03. Mistreated

04. Since You Been Gone

05. Man On The Silver Mountain

06. Soldier Of Fortune

07. Medley: Difficul...

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