Ian Gillan

40 Years Ago: Ian Gillan Quits Deep Purple
By mid-1973, the bloom was off the rose for Deep Purple. Internal issues had risen to the top and long-standing lead singer Ian Gillan opted to leave the band. At the same time, bassist Roger Glover was told his services were no longer needed, by direct order of guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. The Deep…
Black Sabbath’s “Born Again” to be Born Again
Early 80's Sabbath Coming Back
I posted some info on the charity project WHOCARES that Deep Purple's Ian Gillan and Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi are working on a few days ago, then learned that the 1983 collaboration "Born Again" is being re-released and expanded...