Category Archives: Glenn Hughes

Big news in the music world: The Dead Daisies have announced the addition of Glenn Hughes as it’s new bassist and vocalist, replacing John Corabi and Marco Mendoza.Hughes has an extensive background: among his musical projects, he has played with Deep Purple and Black Country Communion. Owning one of the most powerful voices
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For those wondering what Glenn Hughes’ current tour, "Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live” was like, Hughes recently played at Moscow International House Of Music, and there is fan-filmed video footage of the entire concert (video clip below). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Hughes’ setlist was as follows: 1. Intro 2. Stormbringer 3. Might Just Take Your Life 4.
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The lack of hard rock/metal acts who have been inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame is a sore point that has become a weary subject on the minds of many fans of the genre. Time will tell whether the powers-that-be have a change in their mindset, however, in the opinion of former Deep
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Former Deep Purple vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes is the latest musician to pay tribute to Aretha Franklin, the "Queen of Soul." Franklin passed away in Detroit last Thursday after reports that she was "gravely ill." Her family said that the cause of death was advanced pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type. During an interview with
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Last year’s induction of Deep Purple into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame was not without controversy. The band's former vocalist, David Coverdale, says that it was very disappointing to him that Ritchie Blackmore, couldn't join his former bandmates in the ceremony. Blackmore is a co-founder of Deep Purple and wrote many of
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Glenn Hughes’ highly-anticipated tour featuring his "Classic Deep Purple Live," will hit north America for two rounds in 2018. Hughes has unveiled dates for the first leg which is currently scheduled to begin Aug. 25 in Westbury, N.Y., and concludes its first round of U.S. dates in Tarrytown, N.Y. Hughes debuted the performances in
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With Ritchie Blackmore you can never predict what musical turn he will take or whether his comments should sometimes be taken with a grain of salt. Blackmore has now confirmed to Billboard that in 2016 he invited Glenn Hughes to be part of the new Rainbow lineup for the group's comeback. Blackmore said, "Through a mutual
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