The band to open four shows in the UKClassic Rock Magazine reports that the US legends will open for Purple at their four UK arena dates this November.
Deep Purple will play a greatest hits set along with a 38 piece orchestra in London, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham.
There are still a few tickets for this pretty special tour at the links below.
Meanwhile, Classic Rock Mag also reports that Cheap Trick are to play the whole of their classic Dream Police album at a one off LA show next week.
They have announced a show at the Greek Theater on he 23 Sept, where they will play their 1977 debut in full.
(Classic Rock Magazine)