Oxford Index Search Results


Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Deep Purple

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Deep Purple evolved in 1968 following sessions to form a band around former Searchers drummer Chris Curtis (b. Christopher Crummey, 26 August 1941, Oldham, Lancashire, England). Jon Lord...

See overview in Oxford Index

Deep Purple

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1900 words.

Deep Purple evolved in 1968 following sessions to form a band around former Searchers drummer Chris Curtis (b. Christopher Crummey,

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Deep Purple

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Deep Purple evolved in 1968 following sessions to form a band around former Searchers drummer Chris Curtis (b. Christopher Crummey, 26 August 1941, Oldham, Lancashire, England). Jon Lord...

See overview in Oxford Index

Deep Purple - Burn

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 103 words.

The first Deep Purple album to feature Glenn Hughes and David Coverdale, and as such it is a much more

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Deep Purple - In Rock

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 122 words.

Formed by discontented pop musicians, Deep Purple embraced progressive rock through judicious cover versions that drew acclaim at the expense

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Deep Purple - Fireball

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 170 words.

By the time of this 1971 release, Deep Purple was in the midst of making the transition from the hard-edged

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Burn (Deep Purple album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The first Deep Purple album to feature Glenn Hughes and David Coverdale, and as such it is a much more bluesy effort all round. Coverdale’s throaty roar, combined with Hughes’ ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Fireball (Deep Purple album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

By the time of this 1971 release, Deep Purple was in the midst of making the transition from the hard-edged pop of the band’s first line-up to a band that ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Deep Purple - Made In Japan

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 114 words.

Recorded on the Japanese tour of 1972, Deep Purple created the most effortless of great live albums. Labouring under the

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

In Rock (Deep Purple album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed by discontented pop musicians, Deep Purple embraced progressive rock through judicious cover versions that drew acclaim at the expense of original material. Sensing a stylistic blind...

See overview in Oxford Index

Made In Japan (Deep Purple album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Recorded on the Japanese tour of 1972, Deep Purple created the most effortless of great live albums. Labouring under the Machine Head tour, inter-band relationships experienced some strain....

See overview in Oxford Index

Deep Purple

Allan F. Moore.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 303 words.

English rock band. Originally formed in 1968 as Roundabout, the classic line-up came together the following year when Ian Gillan (b 1945; vocals) and Roger Glover (b 1945; bass guitar)...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Deep Purple - Machine Head

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 127 words.

From the heady intro of ‘Highway Star’, written in a couple of hours on a bus between shows, to the

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Machine Head (Deep Purple album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

From the heady intro of ‘Highway Star’, written in a couple of hours on a bus between shows, to the lazy beat of ‘Space Truckin’’, Machine Head would have remained ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 69 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls.

‘Deep Purple’ (1939 song)

deep purple falls

Writing song lyrics was

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 44 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls,And the stars begin to flicker in the sky.

‘Deep Purple’

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 40 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls,And the stars begin to flicker in the sky,

‘Deep Purple’

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 40 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls,And the stars begin to flicker in the sky,

‘Deep Purple’

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Susan Ratcliffe.

in Oxford Essential Quotations

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 40 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls,And the stars begin to flicker in the sky,

‘Deep Purple’

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Rainbow - Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 168 words.

After maestro guitarist Ritchie Blackmore left Deep Purple in 1974, he recruited Purple Records signatories Elf as his backing band.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Mitchell Parish (1900–93)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. 44 words.

When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls,And the stars begin to flicker in the sky.

‘Deep Purple’

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page