I know David Coverdale’s grateful for Deep Purple puttin’ him on the map all those years ago, but this is ridiculous…
In bookstores now is Light and Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page. While much of the book, understandably, focuses on Led Zeppelin, the book also features interviews with Page promoting his projects from the past few decades, including his collaborations with Whitesnake’s David Coverdale (in Coverdale/Page), Bad Company’s Paul Rodgers (in The Firm) and Robert Plant.
Hard rock fans may have cause to rejoice within a few weeks: after being ignored for years, Rush and Deep Purple are on this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot, as is Heart and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. One question that has yet to be answered is, if inducted, which members of these groups will be included?
Legendary rock band [lastfm]WHITESNAKE[/lastfm] has announced the addition of bassist Michael Devin (pictured below) to the group’s ranks. Devin, 35, most recently played in [lastfm]LYNCH MOB[/lastfm] alongside new [lastfm]WHITESNAKE[/lastfm] drummer Brian Tichy ([lastfm]FOREIGNER[/lastfm], [lastfm]BILLY IDOL[/lastfm], […]
[lastfm]Whitesnake[/lastfm] has announced plans to produce and sell their own brand of wine. A statement from frontman [lastfm]David Coverdale[/lastfm] revealed that the new wine will be called Whitesanke Zinfandel.