“Purple Rain,” the album that made Prince a superstar, is one of the most exciting rock & roll albums ever recorded. More focused and ambitious than any of his previous records, “Purple Rain” consolidates funk and R&B sound while moving boldly into pop, rock, and heavy metal with nine superbly crafted songs. The world-class musicians of Classic Albums Live perform “Purple Rain” featuring all your favorites including, “When Doves Cry,” “Let’s Go Crazy” and “I Would Die 4 U” note for note, cut for cut. The attention to detail is staggering — every sound from the album is masterfully duplicated live on stage.
The District Insider
Published on Sep 02, 2014 by Parker Playhouse