Deep Purple ‎– Shades Of Deep Purple

Parlophone ‎– PCS 7055
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 And The Address
Written-By – Lord*, Blackmore*
A2 Hush
Written-By – South*
A3 One More Rainy Day
Written-By – Lord*, Evens*
A4(a) Prelude: Happiness
Written-By – Deep Purple
A4(b) I'm So Glad
Written-By – Skip James
B1 Mandrake Root
Written-By – Lord*, Blackmore*, Evans*
B2 Help
Written-By – Lennon-McCartney
B3 Love Help Me
Written-By – Blackmore*, Evans*
B4 Hey Joe
Written-By – Deep Purple

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Label Detail:
First Israeli pressing on black/yellow Parlophone label.
Stereo & Mono

A1, A3, A4(a), B1, B3, B4: HEC Music Ltd.
A1, A3, A4(a), B1, B2, B3, B4: NCB
A2: Lowery Music/Chappell
A4(b): Essex Music/Mecolico
B2: Northern Songs

B4 written by Billy Roberts, miscredited to Deep Purple

Sleeve Detail:
Comes with front laminated flip back single sleeve.
Front sleeve has EMI/Parlophone logo.
"Full Dimensional Stereo Playable Also As Mono"
This also has Hush on front sleeve which was unique to Israeli & Italian pressings.
"Dedicated to Bobby, Chris, Dave and Ravell" printed at the back of the cover.
Nick Simper credited as Nic Simper at the back of the cover.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1, label): YEX.689
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2, label): YEX.690
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1, stamped): YEX 689-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2, stamped): YEX 690-1
  • Rights Society: BIEM
  • Rights Society: Mecolico
  • Rights Society: NCB

Other Versions (5 of 163) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PCS 7055 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple(LP, Album, 1st) Parlophone PCS 7055 UK 1968 Sell This Version
3 C064-04175, 3C 064-04175 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Parlophone, Parlophone 3 C064-04175, 3C 064-04175 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
066 104175 1, 066 104 175 1 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple(LP, Album, RE) Harvest, Harvest 066 104175 1, 066 104 175 1 Brazil 1989 Sell This Version
5-102, L 5-102 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple(8-Trk, Album) Tetragrammaton Records, Tetragrammaton Records 5-102, L 5-102 US 1968 Sell This Version
ER202242 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple(CD, Album, RE, RM) Eagle Records ER202242 US 2000 Sell This Version