Airey, Don

Don Airey, Keyboards

Don Airey
‘Down To Earth’ 1979
‘Difficult To Cure’ 1981

Donald (Don) Airey
born 21 June 1948
Sunderland, England

Has done numerous session work (Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Whitesnake, Michael Schenker Group, Gary Moore, Jethro Tull, Judas Priest) as well playing in Cozy Powell’s Hammer and Colosseum II before joining Rainbow. He joined Deep Purple in 2002, replacing founder member Jon Lord.