FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DALLAS (January 26, 2010) – HDNet Concerts will debut “Deep Purple Live at Montreaux,” this Sunday, January 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET.
Considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, Deep Purple is universally hailed for incorporating classical music, blues, rock, and pop – the band has sold over 100 million albums worldwide.
Few bands are more closely associated with Montreux than Deep Purple, and there was simply no other contender when it came to choosing the act to headline the closing night of the 40th Montreux Festival.
The band delivered one of their finest live performances, sprinkling songs from their album “Rapture of the Deep” through a set chock full of their classic tracks including “Highway Star,” “Smoke on the Water,” and “Space Truckin'”.
Don’t miss Deep Purple as they rock HDNet – Sunday, Janurary 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET.
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