Forum Home Forum Home > Progressive Music Lounges > Suggest New Bands and Artists
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed: Ian Gillan Band on P.A.
  FAQ FAQ  Forum SearchSearch  Calendar   Register Register  Login Login

Topic ClosedIan Gillan Band on P.A.

 Post Reply Post Reply
Poll Question: Is IAN GILLAN BAND a band for P.A.
Poll Choice Votes Poll Statistics
6 [33.33%]
12 [66.67%]
This topic is closed, no new votes accepted

Mandrakeroot View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member

Italian Prog Specialist

Joined: March 01 2006
Location: San Foca, FriŻl
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 5851
Direct Link To This Post Topic: Ian Gillan Band on P.A.
    Posted: June 26 2006 at 08:26
I have only a live from 1978 recorded in Japan. He is a StarStarStarStarStar live, StarStarStarStarStar Jazz Hard Prog Rock, StarStarStarStarStar in the Ian Gillan Band songs, StarStarStarStarStar in a Japanese Music intro of DP's CHILD IN TIME and StarStarStarStarStar for the Jazz version of CHILD IN TIME, WOMAN FROM TOKIO and SMOKE ON THE WATER.
What do you think about the inclusion of Ian Gillan Band in PA?
Back to Top
Raff View Drop Down
Prog Reviewer
Prog Reviewer

Joined: July 29 2005
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 19624
Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 26 2006 at 08:33
I think that I suggested that once, but probably no one took any notice. IG's jazz-rock albums are excellent (particularly "Clear Air Turbulence), as is his later, harder-edged output - featuring the remarkable talents of keyboardist Colin Towns and current Iron Maiden guitarist Janick Gers (another member of that famous hot list of mine...LOL).

 BTW, I voted yes, but I can already see it rejected... and it should have gone in "Suggest New Bands and Artists"!Wink

Back to Top
sm sm View Drop Down
Forum Senior Member
Forum Senior Member

Joined: November 02 2005
Online Status: Offline
Posts: 155
Direct Link To This Post Posted: June 26 2006 at 11:55
Agreement with Ghost Rider, both the Ian Gillan Band and Gillan deserve to be included.
Gillan has the harder edge Deep Purple sound.  The talents of keyboardist Towns, plus guitarists Gers, and Bernie Torme are just as good as what was/is found in Deep Purple
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Bulletin Board Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 9.69
Copyright ©2001-2010 Web Wiz

This page was generated in 0.281 seconds.