For fans, you know, the fans of the genre just want great bands to play great music and to jump around. Why is it? It’s never been any different, you know what I mean?
If you remember in 2007 “In This Life” was one of the highlights of the year which propelled Stan’s already iconic status in the scene to a bigger level, which is why I was looking forward to his new release of “Dream The Dream” which Stan was kind enough to forward an advanced copy himself to us here at Myglobalmind.
As one of the cornerstones of British Rock, Rainbow, led by the never-predictable but ever-astonishing guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, became synonymous with some of the most well regarded and popular charting Rock songs of the seventies and eighties. From the mystic and quasi-religious ‘Man On A Silver Mountain’ to the solid gold anthems of ‘All Night Long’, ‘Long Live Rock ‘N’ Roll’ and ‘Since You Been Gone’, each year in the decade of Rainbow was marked by some of the best songs and performances captured both on record and in-concert.