By Jerry Bloom
Ritchie Blackmore's early days observed him blending with vibrant characters like Screaming Lord Sutch, Joe Meek and Jerry Lee Lewis. Then he grew to become a defining member of Seventies legends Deep pink, developing the rock anthems 'Black evening' and 'Smoke at the Water'.
Over the years Blackmore's moodiness and whimsical behaviour, his 3 marriages and his clashes with the legislations have earned him a name as one in every of rock's so much abrasive figures. but there are various unforeseen facets to this complicated guy.
Black Knight has been written and researched via Jerry Bloom, a fan who first met Ritchie greater than two decades in the past and has his different profession ever for the reason that. the result's a biography wealthy intimately and entire of unusual insights.
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Black Knight: Ritchie Blackmore by Jerry Bloom