Deep Purple

Deep Purple

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Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968. Along with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, they are considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, although some band members believe that their music cannot be categorised as belonging to any one genre. They were once listed by the Guinness Book of World Records as "the loudest pop group", and have sold over 100 million albums worldwide. Deep Purple were ranked #22 on VH1's Greatest Artists of Hard Rock programme.
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Deep Purple Discography

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SHVL 751 Deep Purple The Book Of Taliesyn (Album) Tetragrammaton Records SHVL 751 US 1968 Sell This Version
1C 062-04 175 Deep Purple Shades Of Deep Purple (Album) Parlophone 1C 062-04 175 Germany 1968 Sell This Version
SHVL 759 Deep Purple Deep Purple (Album) Harvest SHVL 759 Israel 1969 Sell This Version
T-131 Deep Purple / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Deep Purple / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Concerto For Group And Orchestra (Album) Tetragrammaton Records T-131 US 1969 Sell This Version
SHVL 777, 1E 062 º 91442 Deep Purple Deep Purple In Rock (Album) Harvest, Harvest SHVL 777, 1E 062 º 91442 France 1970 Sell This Version
SHVLJ (D) 793 Deep Purple Fireball (Album) Harvest, Harvest SHVLJ (D) 793 South Africa 1971 Sell This Version
TPSA 7504 Deep Purple Machine Head (Album) Purple Records, Purple Records TPSA 7504 Israel 1972 Sell This Version
1J 154-93.915/6 Deep Purple Made In Japan (Album, Single) Purple Records 1J 154-93.915/6 Spain 1972 Sell This Version
5C 064-93261, 5C 062-93671 Deep Purple, Ike & Tina Turner Deep Purple, Ike & Tina Turner - Machine Head / Feel Good(LP, Album, TP) Purple Records, United Artists Records 5C 064-93261, 5C 062-93671 Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version
6423 Deep Purple Who Do We Think We Are (Album) Purple Records, Purple Records 6423 Argentina 1973 Sell This Version
TPS 3505, 0C 062-94837 Deep Purple Burn (Album) Purple Records, Purple Records TPS 3505, 0C 062-94837 UK 1974 Sell This Version
WSTQ 2832-QF Deep Purple Stormbringer (Album) Purple Records, Purple Records WSTQ 2832-QF US 1974 Sell This Version
3C 24497044 Deep Purple Come Taste The Band (Album) Purple Records 3C 24497044 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
264 1981814 Deep Purple Made In Europe (Album, MiniAlbum) Purple Records, EMI 264 1981814 Spain 1976 Sell This Version
I C 064 60 900 Deep Purple Last Concert In Japan (Album) Warner Bros. Records, Purple Records I C 064 60 900 Turkey 1977 Sell This Version
1A 138-64156/7 Deep Purple In Concert (Album) Harvest 1A 138-64156/7 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
PC 501 Deep Purple Live In London (Album) Harvest, EMI Electrola PC 501 Ireland 1982 Sell This Version
824 003-1 M-1 Deep Purple Perfect Strangers (Album) Polydor 824 003-1 M-1 US 1984 Sell This Version
LPR 16595 Deep Purple The House Of Blue Light (Album) Polygram LPR 16595 Mexico 1986 Sell This Version
835 897-2 Deep Purple Nobody's Perfect (Album) Polydor, Polydor 835 897-2 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
DP VSOP LP 125 Deep Purple Scandinavian Nights (Live In Stockholm 1970) (Album) Connoisseur Collection DP VSOP LP 125 UK 1988 Sell This Version
RCA 70182 Deep Purple Slaves And Masters (Album) RCA RCA 70182 Greece 1990 Sell This Version
DP VSOP LP 163 Deep Purple In The Absence Of Pink - Knebworth 85 (Album) Connoisseur Collection DP VSOP LP 163 UK 1991 Sell This Version
RPM 114 Deep Purple and the Orchestra Of The Light Music Society conducted by Malcolm Arnold Deep Purple and the Orchestra Of The Light Music Society conducted by Malcolm Arnold - Gemini Suite (Album) RPM Records (2) RPM 114 UK 1993 Sell This Version
74321 15420 4 Deep Purple The Battle Rages On... (Album) RCA 74321 15420 4 Poland 1993 Sell This Version

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superbee67

superbee67

March 1, 2015
edited 6 months ago
RITCHIE BLACKMORE
JB_Wymer

JB_Wymer

March 31, 2013
Think you will find his name is Blackmore - Ritchie Blackmore. He is a guitarist.
Rich.C

Rich.C

January 5, 2011
edited 2 months ago
"The loudest band in history"...."Posh Mans Led Zeppelin"....whatever people say deep purple were one of the founders of rock music and one of the greatest bands to have ever lived. No other band has a legacy like Deep Purple, whether you prefer the early and late material with Gillan on vocals or the late 1970s folk rock of David Coverdale, Deep Purple catered for a wide audience. The bands power peaked with the release of Machine Head which contains their biggest hit "Smoke on the water" but others were firm favourites too like Highway Star and Space Truckin.
They hit a low in the years to follow with Blackmore and Glover going on to play in Rainbow and Gillan having a break, but like birds to the nest they reformed to produce the stunning "Perfect Strangers" in 1984, my favourite album of the 1980s largely because it was the MKII line up.
Their sound was still as fresh as ever and Blackmores guitar tone is so heavenly angels are jealous!! [listen to "wasted sunsets" and youll hear what I mean]. Still touring to this day with Ian Paice the only member to have been in the band throughout its career, you cant beat a bit of Deep Purple!!.... child in time, fireball, stormbringer, burn, soldier of fortune, black night, hush are still all classics...to all the trainspotters ive edited "Blackmore" now, problems with predicted typing I guess, R.I.P. Jon Lord by the way

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