Deep Purple Discography
Deep Purple
Mk 1. Recorded January 1969 at De Lane Lea Studios, London.
Charts: UK ../US 162

1. Chasing Shadows / Blind / Lalena / Fault Line / The Painter
2 Why Didn't Rosemary / Bird Has Flown / April

CD BONUS TRACKS The Bird Has Flown (alternate b-side vsn.) / Emmaretta (studio a-side) / Emmaretta (BBC Top Gear session) / Lalena (BBC radio session) / The Painter (BBC radio session)

Deep Purple, 3rd Album, UK


AMERICA : Tetragrammaton Records T 119 : June 1969 DS
Inner gatefold forms a pocket with disc removed from centre.

GREAT BRITAIN : Harvest SHVL 759 : November 1969 DS Front as USA. (see photo)

Deep Purple, 3rd Album, Australia

JAPAN : Polydor SMP 1450 : 1969 DS As USA

All other vinyl editions substantially the same except AUSTRALIA (Harvest 759 Series 550) which left off the painting and had a plain purple cover (see photo).

Deep Purple, 3rd Album, Remaster



GREAT BRITAIN : EMI 7243 52159727 : Feb 2000 CD

This is fully remastered from original quarter inch tapes with large booklet of rare pictures and extra tracks.

It is available from the dpas online store


Issued in mini sleeve format in GREAT BRITAIN (EMI ORIGINAL BOX CDOMB 002 : 1995) and Japan (Teichiku TECW 21719).

2002 DPAS/Darker Than Blue.
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