Deep Purple ‎– Never Before

Purple Records ‎– 1C 006-93 262
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single


A Never Before 3:26
B When A Blind Man Cries 3:28

Companies, etc.



A: From LP „Machine Head

℗ 1972
Made in Germany
Printed in Germany

At least two German editions exist. This one displays 12 advertised records on the sleeve rear while Never Before shows just 9 record images.

'When A Blind Man Cries' was a non-LP track at the time it was released. It was issued in 1973 on the Mark I & II compilation.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A, stamped): 93 262 A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B, stamped): 93 262 B-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, label): 1 C 006-93 262 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, label): 1 C 006-93 262 B
  • Other (Distribution code): [U]

Other Versions (5 of 46) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PUR 102 Deep Purple Never Before (7", Single, Sol) Purple Records PUR 102 UK 1972 Sell This Version
11512 Deep Purple Nunca Antes (Never Before)(7", Single) Odeon Del Peru 11512 Peru 1972 Sell This Version
CSS 11352 Deep Purple Never Before / When A Blind Man Cries(7", Single) Stateside CSS 11352 Lebanon 1972 Sell This Version
P-1122W Deep Purple Never Before(7", 1st) Warner Bros. Records P-1122W Japan 1972 Sell This Version
SPU-88564 Deep Purple Never Before / When A Blind Man Cries(7", Single) Jugoton, Columbia SPU-88564 Yugoslavia 1972 Sell This Version