Tag Archives: David Coverdale

Whitesnake cancel all 2020 touring plans due to David Coverdale’s surgery

Posted by on March 24, 2020

  Whitesnake have cancelled their entire touring schedule for 2020. The reason is completely unrelated to the COVID-19 outbreak as frontman David Coverdale has to own up to his personal health issues by having to undergo hernia surgery. Read full statement below:   “Tour Cancellation Statement March 23rd 2020 Once again it breaks my heart […]

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Whitesnake jumps to Rhino, self titled album getting a reissue

Posted by on August 17, 2017

It’s hard to believe that Whitesnake’s self-titled 1987 album is 30 years old. One of the most iconic images of ’80s metal is the video for the #1 Billboard single “Here I Go Again,” which featured actress Tawny Kitaen doing gymnastics on the hood of future husband and Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale’s white Jaguar. “Still […]

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Surprise: Deep Purple’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction is already drama-filled; Let’s recap…

Posted by on February 26, 2016

We were one of the first to scream in joy “about damn time!” when the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announced it would finally induct Deep Purple this year. We also knew, though, that their induction would cause quite a lot of drama. After all, not only has Deep Purple gone through a crap […]

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Whitesnake to channel Deep Purple for next album

Posted by on February 25, 2015

While many think of David Coverdale as the long-running vocalist of Whitesnake, for three years in the mid ’70s, he got his start as the singer of  Deep Purple. After the success of 1972’s Machine Head, several band members quit, and Coverdale was recruited as part of their so-called “Mark 3” incarnation of the band, which he […]

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Judas Priest Get A Little Help From Some Famous Friends For New Hits Package

Posted by on September 13, 2011

While we love Judas Priest, normally we wouldn’t get too excited over another greatest hits package from the metal gods. They’ve already officially released five compilation albums or packages since 1993. So what makes their sixth compilation The Chosen Few so special? Well this time around, the hits are chosen (see what they did there?) […]

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Whitesnake Bows Out Of Remaining Judas Priest Dates

Posted by on August 12, 2009

According to a report in the Denver Festival Examiner, Whitesnake cut their set short in Denver last night after only four songs due to singer David Coverdale’s laryngitis. “I’m sorry, I tried, I just can’t do it,” he apparently told fans before walking off stage. While there’s no official confirmation, the article cites “inside sources” stating that […]

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