Are you a classic rock fan? If so, you do not want to miss Deep Purple. One of the giants of classic rock, this hard hitting and soulful band will be bringing their tour to Detroit’s Fox Theatre on Friday, June 17th at 7:30 pm. Deep Purple formed in the late 60’s in England and went on to have a long string of successful songs throughout the years. Their albums have sold over 100 million copies. Their last album, Rapture of the Deep, was released in 2005. However, they are planning another album for 2012. Their current tour includes special guest Ernie and the Automatics. Deep Purple will also be playing their set back by a symphony orchestra, only enhancing the quality and beauty of the songs. Tickets cost $45, $55, $65 or $75 dollars and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, the Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge), at all Ticketmaster locations and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000.