First Photo Of RAINBOW’s New Lineup


Legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore will perform RAINBOW and DEEP PURPLE songs on four shows next year in Europe.

First Blackmore’s U.K show in over 20 years will take place at the Genting Arena in Birmingham on June 25. The two concerts in Germany will take place at the Monsters Of Rock festival on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Freilichtbühne in Loreley and on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Festplatz am Viadukt in Bietigheim-Bissingen.

Blackmore will be joined by LORDS OF BLACK singer Ronnie Romero, STRATOVARIUS keyboardist Jens Johansson, BLACKMORE’S NIGHT drummer David Keith and bassist Bob Nouveau (a.k.a. Robert “Bob” Curiano, ex-BLACKMORE’S NIGHT). The first picture of the lineup can be seen at the top of the post.