Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow, 1975

Ritchie Blackmore‘s Rainbow is the first studio album by British rock band Rainbow, released in 1975. The musicians involved include guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, singer and lyricist Ronnie James Dio, drummer Gary Driscoll, keyboardist Mickey Lee Soule, and bassist Craig Gruber. It was originally planned to be a solo album but later progressed as a band […]

The Yardbirds: Studio Albums Ranked

5. Birdland, 2003 On the 2003 Yardbirds release of Birdland only two original remembers remain, drummer Jim McCarty and rhythm guitarist Chris Dreja. Most of the record consists of covers of their hits like Over Under Side Ways Down, For Your Love, and Shapes of Things. The production is overall good and sounds similar to […]