Deep Purple ‎– Fireball

Harvest ‎– SHVL 793, Harvest ‎– 1E 064 o 92726
Vinyl, LP, Album, Textured Gatefold

Companies, etc.



‘Gramophone Co.’ variant labels, including e.g. different text positioning from Fireball and different fonts from Fireball.

First edition with a darker textured gatefold sleeve depicting five b&w live photos inside, while later editions are paler and smooth.
Rough labels with ‘The Gramophone Co. Ltd.’ at the beginning of the rim text.
Initial quantities came with a lyrics insert printed in purple on both sides and in a generic polylined EMI inner sleeve depicting other artists' current releases.

The second catalogue number appears on the rear sleeve.

Album devised and produced by Deep Purple for Edwards/Coletta Productions.

Made and printed in Great Britain.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, stamped exc. PEK etched, variant 1): SHVL 793A-2U 02 C PEK
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, stamped, variant 1): SHVL 793B-3U HT 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, stamped exc. PEK etched, variant 2): SHVL 793A-2U PEK P H 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, stamped, variant 2): SHVL 793B-3U OI I
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side A): SHVL.793A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side B): SHVL.793B
  • Other (Sleeve printing date): 7109
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Rights Society: Britico
  • Rights Society: NCB

Other Versions (5 of 255) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label  Cat# Country Year
none Deep Purple Fireball(Cass, Album) A&M Records none Unknown Sell This Version
M 064 Deep Purple Fireball(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Alfa Music (2) M 064 Poland Unknown Sell This Version
AFZ 098 Deep Purple Fireball(HDCD, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, Gol) Audio Fidelity (3) AFZ 098 US 2010 Sell This Version
Azcd-852 Deep Purple Fireball(CD, Album, RM, Unofficial, 25t) Aziя Records, Harvest (2) Azcd-852 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
CTS 137 Deep Purple Fireball(Cass, Unofficial) CTS (2) CTS 137 Australia Unknown Sell This Version