WHO: Deep Purple WHERE: London O2 Arena WHEN: Wednesday, November 30
Lots of diversity this week. Two members of famed bands go solo. One of the biggest prog names in the world are back sans their high profile drummer. A German guitarist goes all teary and there’s a British band who are big in Germany, but mean nothing here – yet. Oh, and some Scanda AOR and prog.
Robin George is one of those figures in rock history who can claim to have worked with some of the biggest names around. But when it came to his own career, it was a case of right man, wrong place. Or was it wrong man, right place? Whatever, all’s explained below. All the previous Cult Heroes are here.
In the light of Joe Perry’s recent revelation that Aerosmith are looking for a new singer, who should the band bring in to replace Steven Tyler? Always assuming they decide to carry on. Here are some ideas from Classic Rock they might wish to mull over: