Before I Forget

  1. Deep Purple Keyboardist Jon Lord Dead at 71

    July 16, 2012 2:38 PM EDT Jon Lord, whose keyboard riffs and solos helped define the pioneering sound of Deep Purple, died Monday of a pulmonary embolism at the London Clinic. He was 71. He had been battling pancreatic cancer. Lord founded the British quintet Deep Purple w ...

  2. 'Guitar Hero' Gives Strokes, Slipknot Digital Boost

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Guitar Hero III is more than just a licensing juggernaut for the music industry. It also promotes sales, according to Soundscan figures reported by blog Ars Technica . Certain tracks included in the game have seen a healthy sales spike since its r ...