Demon’s Eye / Space Truckers – 50 Jahre erstes Deep Purple Konzert

Noch 2 Wochen und dann sind es 50 Jahre her vom ersten Deep Purple Konzert, dem 20. April 1968. Damals fanden die ersten Konzerte im April / Mai 1968 noch unter dem Namen Roundabout statt.

Aus diesem Anlass spielen die Coverbands Demon’s Eye und Space Truckers natürlich ein Konzert. Demon’s Eye ist schon eine Weile auf Anniversary in Purple Tour unterwegs.

Demon’s Eye
20. April 2018 – Wuppertal, Haus der Jugend – GERMANY … Ticket

Space Truckers
20. April 2018 – Ansbach, Kammerspiele Ansbach – GERMANY … Ticket

weitere Konzerttermine … Demon’s EyeSpace Truckers

Roundabout (Deep Purple) concerts in 1968

Deep Purple played their first concerts in April and May 1968 under the name of Roundabout. 11 concerts were completed in Scandinavia and a TV appearance. Unfortunately, not all concert dates announced.
There was even a concert played in Gothenburg, Nimb Club – but the date is unknown.

Maybe someone can still help with infos or old newspaper articles …

Previously, these concerts are known:

20 April 1968 – Tåstrup (Taastrup), Vestpoppen Parkskolen Club – DENMARK
    + Lemon Line, Rhythm & Blues Section, Independence
28 April 1968 – Roskilde, Fjordvilla Club – DENMARK
    + Parrots, Tripping Souls, Gang

3 May 1968 – Copenhagen, Studenterforenigen, Store Sal – DENMARK
    + Beefeaters, Povl Dissing
4 May 1968 – Store Heddinge, Hotel Stevns – DENMARK
    + Day of Phoenix, Purple Track, Flames Combo
5 May 1968 – Ringsted, Anlaegspavillonen – DENMARK
    + Beefeaters, Teenmakers
? May 1968 – Denmark TV – DENMARK

68-04-28-newspaper-ad

68-05-05-newspaper-ad-1

More infos about Ringsted and Roskilde concerts in the 60’s.