Purple Rain a live celebration of the music, life and legacy of Prince, begins a tour of the UK starting in Cambridge, taking in Guildford, Salisbury, York, Leeds, Newcastle, Leicester Glasgow and Edinburgh, then to Ireland.
Later in the year the band performs in Hastings, Exeter, Birmingham, Blackpool, Ipswich, Worthing, Liverpool, Wolverhampton, Southend, Watford, Basingstoke, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Cardiff, London, Scarborough, Bristol and Manchester, among others.
Purple Rain headlines Wales’s tribute band festival, Glastonbarry, on Sunday, July 30 at Romilly Park. A full nine-piece band, Purple Rain have been together for 11 years. Jimi Love, as Prince, lead vocals/guitar fronts a horn section, backing vocals and keys.
Expect to see, hear and feel the hits from one of the most-loved artists of all time; 1999, Little Red Corvette, Purple Rain, Kiss, Diamonds And Pearls, U Got The Look, When Doves Cry, Cream, I Wanna Be Your Lover and many more…
Other members of Purple Rain are: Andy T, bass/vocals; Amanda B, drums/vocals; Tony T, keys; Emma Blakk, keys/vocals; Renato, keys/guitar/vocals; Sheila MG, trumpet; Yasmin, alto sax.