Jon Lord monument revealed

A mini monument to Jon Lord has been revealed in Ukraine on the river Uzh in Uzhhorod: A mini sculpture of Jon contemplating the view from the riverside promenade. The captivating figure is the result of local enthusiasts who started a collection in the local cafe Under The Castle two years ago. Focusing on coins … Continue reading Jon Lord monument revealed

Deep Purple confirmed for “Celebrating Jon Lord”

The Sunflower Jam charity has excitedly confirmed that Deep Purple will be performing at Celebrating Jon Lord at the Royal Albert Hall on April 4, 2014. Following Deep Purple's hugely successful run of shows at London’s The Roundhouse this month, fans of the band and of Jon, will get another chance to see them perform … Continue reading Deep Purple confirmed for “Celebrating Jon Lord”

Paul Mann and Orion Orchestra confirmed

The Sunflower Jam has confirmed the inclusion of Orion Orchestra: The Orchestra of Rising Stars for Celebrating Jon Lord At The Royal Albert Hall on April 4 2014. The evening will include performances by the Orion Orchestra which will be conducted by Paul Mann, a close friend and musical partner of Jon Lord. Paul and Jon's last project … Continue reading Paul Mann and Orion Orchestra confirmed

All Those Years Ago – photo book details

On the eve of the first anniversary of Jon's death, Rufus Stone limited Editions has proudly announced a new, lavishly produced photo book on the life and career of Jon Lord. Currently in production, the book will feature exclusive, never before seen, personal family photographs, contributions from Jon's colleagues, friends and family, unpublished professional images and new, … Continue reading All Those Years Ago – photo book details