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#2849343 - 04/14/17 05:21 AM Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore
Sharkman Offline
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Ritchie Blackmore, the legendary Deep Purple guitarist most famous for writing the iconic guitar riff for Smoke On The Water, turns 72 years old today.
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#2849357 - 04/14/17 07:00 AM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: Sharkman]
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#2849361 - 04/14/17 07:18 AM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: Caevan O'Shite]
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Happy birthday to Ritchie

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#2849376 - 04/14/17 08:05 AM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: Sharkman]
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Happy birthday to Ritche-also assembled one of half a handful of pop bands that I could listen to anytime with RB`s Rainbow.
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#2849378 - 04/14/17 08:09 AM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: skipclone 1]
whitefang Offline
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72 already???

Man! didn't know I was HAVING that much fun! wink
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#2849387 - 04/14/17 08:42 AM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: whitefang]
Larryz Offline
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY RITCHIE! cool
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#2849471 - 04/14/17 02:13 PM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: Larryz]
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Happy Birthday Richie.
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#2849533 - 04/14/17 07:44 PM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: desertbluesman]
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Happy belated birthday, Ritchie! Thanks for giving the world Ronnie James Dio, and thanks for this song:

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#2849557 - 04/14/17 09:26 PM Re: Happy birthday to Ritchie Blackmore [Re: hurricane hugo]
Dannyalcatraz Offline
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Wait, he was in a band before Blackmore's Night?

wink

Been a big fan across his entire career. One of the true guitar greats. Happy Birthday, Ritchie Blackmore!
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