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Following his Rainbow

It was the day Ritchie Blackmore quit Deep Purple

Published at 6:02am 21st June 2018. 1-minute read.

Following his Rainbow

It was when he left to go after his Rainbow.

Ritchie Blackmore quit Deep Purple to set up his next iconic band.

It was on this day (21st June) that he made the move.

Many others would join him in the new group too!

Ronnie James Dio, Graham Bonnet, Cozy Powell, Roger Glover, and Doogie White all came and went.

 

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