TOMMY BOLIN – AN AMERICAN IN MUNICH
POP magazine, September 1975 (Scan submitted by Yvonne Osthausen, translation by Evelyn Mendoza)

TALENT IN ACTION: REVIEW OF TBB AT THE ROXY
Billboard, May 15, 1976 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

DEEP PURPLE ARE BACK
Sounds, March 13, 1976 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

BOLIN: NO PRACTISE MAKES PERFECT
Electric Guitars, October 18, 1975 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

LORD HIGH EXECUTIONER
Melody Maker, October 18, 1975 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

JAMES GANG NEW YORK ACADEMY OF MUSIC REVIEW
Record & Radio Mirror, March 2, 1974 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

STEIG’S FLUTE HEARD WITH BACKUP BAND
The New York Times, May 16, 1971 (submitted by Tim Martin)

WHEN THE DEEP PURPLE FALLS
Sounds, July 3, 1976 (submitted by Damian Phelan)

DIAMOND TEASER (EXCERPTS)
Classic Rock, November 2005 (submitted by Greg Prato)

DEEP PURPLE ROARING WITH BOLIN IN BLACKMORE CHAIR
Billboard, 1975 (submitted by Tim & Teri Martin)

SHOOTING STAR: THE RISE AND FALL OF TOMMY BOLIN
By Gil Asakawa for Westword, October 11-17, 1989
(presented by the Tommy Bolin Fan Page site)

NEW BOLIN BAND COLORS PURPLE PICTURE
Circus Magazine, 1976 (submitted by Tim & Teri Martin)

INDONESIAN NIGHTMARE STRIKES DEEP PURPLE
Rolling Stone, January 29, 1976 (submitted by Gord Jantzen)

FEELING BEFORE PERFECTION: THE PRIVATE EYES SESSIONS
The Private Times #11, by Gino Baffo

DEEP PURPLE (LAKELAND COVERAGE)
Concert World, March 28, 1976 (submitted by Tim & Teri Martin)

BOLIN QUITS JAMES GANG: HOPES TO REKINDLE ENERGY
Colorado Times, Sept 1974 (submitted by Tim & Teri Martin)

ROAD TRIPPIN’: THE DEEP PURPLE MARK IV TOUR
Classic Rock, October 2003 (submitted by Wally Z)

EVERY HOME SHOULD HAVE ONE: PRIVATE EYES
Classic Rock, March 2003 (submitted by Wally Z)

SHOOTING STAR
Guitar World, November 1988

ROCK ON TOMMY: THE TOMMY BOLIN STORY
Kerrang Magazine, October 7-26, 1982 (submitted by Wally Z.)

REVIEWS OF COME TASTE THE BAND AND TEASER
Circus Magazine, March 26, 1976 (submitted by Bill Peterson)

TOMMY BOLIN DEAD AT 25 OF OVERDOSE
Rolling Stone, January 13, 1977 (submitted by David Polhemus)

WHY I JOINED DEEP PURPLE
Creem Magazine, November 1975 (submitted by John Herdt)

THE TOMMY BOLIN STORY
Magazine and date unknown (submitted by John Herdt)

PURPLE’S TOMMY BOLIN: ‘WE’RE A REAL FAMILY NOW!’
Circus Raves, December 1975 (submitted by Gord Jantzen)

PURPLE PROSE
Melody Maker, March 1976 (submitted by Gord Jantzen)

EXCERPTS FROM AN ARTICLE ON THE TOMMY BOLIN ARCHIVES
By Jim Sheridan for “Discoveries”

1976: THE TURBULENT YEAR
A personal account of Tommy Bolin’s last few months — on and off stage. Excerpts appear in the booklet accompanying the archives CD release, 1976: IN HIS OWN WORDS. Compiled by John Bentzinger

TOMMY BOLIN: 1976, IN HIS OWN WORDS
By John Bentzinger