Deep Purple to perform old and new songs


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Photo credit Jim Rakete Deep Purple.



Classic British rockers Deep Purple perform hits such as "Smoke on the Water" and "Hush" at the Mayo Performing Arts Center on Sunday, Aug. 24 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $69 to $159.

Deep Purple has released four studio albums since 1996, but that total is augmented by an abundance of solo work and special projects from all five band members.

Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Ian Paice, Steve Morse and Don Airey, Mark VIII of the band continue to travel the scope of hard rock.

The latter-year Purple has moved progressively into new areas, piquing fans' interest who were not born when the Purple machine began in 1968. Their holy grail of "In Rock" (1970) "Machine Head" (1972) and "Made In Japan" released in 1973 catapulted Deep Purple to the top in concert grosses and album sales around the world. "Smoke On The Water" ascended to mega-status.

Mayo Performing Arts Center is located at 100 South St. in Morristown. For tickets or more information contact the box office at 973-539-8008 or visit www.mayoarts.org.

Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Law creates Lake Hopatcong Fund
Governor Chris Christie has signed into law a bill sponsored by Sens. Anthony Bucco, Steven Oroho and Joe Pennacchio establishing...
Read more »

Governor approves death benefit legislation
TRENTON — Legislation sponsored by Senator Steve Oroho (R-Sussex, Warren, Morris) to help families secure state and federal benefits after the death of a loved one has been...
Read more »

Legislation to lower electric co-op rates is law
Legislation sponsored by Senator Steve Oroho and Assemblyman Parker Space (both R-Sussex, Warren, Morris) to assist Sussex Rural...
Read more »

Chamber plans workplace seminar
NEWTON — Ranging from the worst mass shooting incident in U.S. history in Las Vegas, to the most deadly terror attack in New York City since 9/11 on Halloween day involving...
Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Sports
VTHS honors outstanding athletes
  • Jan 12, 2018
Local News
Parade Grand Marshall luncheon planned
  • Jan 12, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Lafayette, NJ