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Deep Purple



Rank:
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870 fans
Country: United Kingdom
Label: Edel Records

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Formed in: 1968
Broke up: 1976-1984

1968- Heavy metal
1968- Hard rock

Line-up

1968-  Ian Paice - drums
1969-1973  Ian Gillan - vocals
› 1984-1989  -//-
› 1992-  -//-
1969-1973  Roger Glover - bass, vocals
› 1984-  -//-
1994-  Steve Morse - guitars, vocals
2002-  Don Airey - keyboards
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1968  Chris Curtis - drums
1968  Bobby Woodman - drums
1968-1969  Nicky Simper - bass
1968-1969  Rod Evans - vocals
1968-1975  Ritchie Blackmore - guitars
› 1984-1993  -//-
1968-1976  Jon Lord - keyboards
› 1984-2002  -//-
1973-1976  David Coverdale - vocals
1973-1976  Glenn Hughes - bass, vocals
1975-1976  Tommy Bolin - guitar
1989-1992  Joe Lynn Turner - vocals
1993-1994  Joseph "Joe" Satriani - guitars
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2003  Beth Hart - backing vocals

Discography

1968 Kentucky Woman [Single] 8
1968 Kentucky Woman / Hush! [Single] 8
1968 Listen, Learn, Read On / River Deep - Mountain High [Single] 7
1968 Kentucky Woman / We Can Work It Out [Single] 7
1968 Hush [Single] 8.8
1969 Anthem [Single] 8
1969 Emmaretta [Single] 7.5
1969 Concerto For Group And Orchestra [Live] 8.2
1969 I'm So Glad [Single] 7
1969 River Deep Mountain High [Single] 7.7
1969 Help! [Single] 8.5
1969 Hallelujah [Single] 8.8
1970 Concerto [Single] 7.5
1970 Black Night [Single] 8.8
1970 The Bird Has Flown [Single] 9
1970 Best Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
1970 Speed King [Single] 8.5
1970 Flight Of The Rat [Single] 8
1970 Child In Time [Single] 9
1971 Strange Kind Of Woman [Single] 8.7
1971 Fireball [Single] 9.6
1971 No No No [Single] 8.5
1972 Never Before [Single] 9.6
1972 Lazy [Single] 9.5
1972 Highway Star [Single] 8.4
1972 Purple Passages [Compilation] 6.5
1972 Early Purple [Compilation] 7
1972 The Best Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
1972 Klub Płytowy Nr.1 (No. 1 PSJ Club) [Split] 6
1972 Lazy (Live) [Single] 10
1972 Smoke On The Water [Single] 8.3
1972 Made In Japan [Live] 9.2
1973 Space Truckin' [Single] 7
1973 Super Trouper [Single] 7
1973 Smoke On The Water (Live) [Single] 8.7
1973 Made In Japan [Single] 10
1973 Fools / The Mule [Single] 10
1973 Woman From Tokyo [Single] 8.7
1973 Mark I & II [Compilation] 7.5
1974 Burn [Single] 8.5
1974 Might Just Take Your Life [Single] 5.3
1974 Lady Double Dealer [Single] 6.3
1974 You Can't Do It Right [Single] 6
1974 Stormbringer [Single] 7.6
1974 Strange Kind Of Woman / Super Trouper [Single] 9
1975 Black Night (Live) [Single] 9.5
1975 Lay Down Stay Down [Single] 6
1975 24 Carat Purple [Compilation] 8
1975 Gettin' Tighter [Single] 8
1975 You Keep On Movin' [Single] 8
1975 Soldado De Fortuna (El Mercenario) = Soldier Of Fortune [Single] 9
1975 Shades Of Deep Purple & The Book Of Taliesyn [Compilation] 7
1976 Made In Europe [Live] 8.2
1976 Deep Purple's Greatest Hits [Compilation] 9
1977 The Mark 2 Purple Singles [Compilation] 8.5
1977 Last Concert In Japan [Live] 7.3
1977 Powerhouse [Compilation] 7.2
1977 Deep Purple [Compilation] 9
1978 The Deep Purple Singles A's And B's [Compilation] 7.8
1978 When We Rock, We Rock & When We Roll, We Roll [Compilation] 8.5
1979 Child In Time (Live) [Single] 9.3
1979 Black Night (Live) / Smoke On The Water [Single] 9
1979 Black Night / Strange Kind Of Woman [Single] 10
1980 Deepest Purple [Compilation] 8.7
1980 New, Live And Rare [Compilation] 8
1980 In Concert [Live] 8.2
1981 Deep Purple Collection [Compilation] 8
1981 Rock Flashback California Jam, April 6th 1974 [DVD] 8.3
1981 Child In Time / Woman From Tokyo [Single] 10
1981 Lo Mejor De Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
1982 Live In London [Live] 7.9
1984 Knocking At Your Back Door [Single] 8.3
1984 Nobody's Home [Single] 7.7
1984 Perfect Strangers [Single] 7.7
1984 Knocking At Your Back Door / Wasted Sunsets [Single] 9.5
1984 Hallelujah / Emmaretta [Single] 8
1984 Wasted Sunsets [Single] 8
1984 The History Of Rock (Volume Twenty Seven) [Split] 7
1985 Fireworks [Compilation] 8.5
1985 Rises Over Japan [DVD] 7
1985 Greatest Purple [Compilation] 9
1985 Smoke On My Mega-Mix [Single] 6
1985 Hard Rock Heroes [Boxset] 8
1985 Complete [Boxset] 9
1985 The Anthology [Compilation] 8.3
1987 Call Of The Wild [Single] 6.3
1987 Bad Attitude [Single] 6
1987 The Videosingles [DVD] 7
1987 The Best Of Deep Purple, Vol. 2 [Compilation] 8
1987 Deep Purple [Boxset] 8
1987 Machine Head Live - 1972; [DVD] 9
1988 Scandinavian Nights [Live] 8.4
1988 Nobody's Perfect [Live] 7.8
1988 Perfect Strangers / Strange Kind Of Woman [Single] 8
1988 Stars & Schlager [Compilation] 7
1988 Collection [Boxset] 9
1988 Hush (Live) [Single] 9
1989 Rock Giants [Compilation] 8
1989 For Your Love / Hush [Split] 7
1989 CD Collecion - Forever Young Series [Compilation] 7
1990 Best - Black Night [Compilation] 8
1990 Love Conquers All [Single] 6.5
1990 King Of Dreams [Single] 7
1990 Doing Their Thing [DVD] 9
1990 Scandinavian Nights - Live In Denmark 1972 [DVD] 9
1990 Smoke On The Water [Split] 7.5
1990 Fire In The Basement [Single] 6
1991 In The Absence Of Pink - Knebworth '85 [Live] 8.6
1991 Knocking At Your Back Door: The Best Of Deep Purple In The 80's [Compilation] 7.9
1991 Heavy Metal Pioneers [DVD] 7
1991 The Deep Purple Anthology [Compilation] 9
1991 Tour Brasil '91 [Single] 6
1991 On Stage - Black Night [Live] 7
1991 In Concert + Live In London + New, Live And Rare [Boxset] 8
1991 The Best Of Deep Purple In Brazil [Compilation] 7
1992 The Most Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
1993 Progression [Compilation] 7.3
1993 Anya [Single] 6
1993 Time To Kill [Single] 6
1993 Talk About Love [Single] 6
1993 The Battle Rages On [Single] 7.3
1993 The Gemini Suite [Live] 7.5
1993 Live In Japan [Live] 8
1993 Purple Rainbows [Split] 9
1993 I Successi [Compilation] 7
1993 Hush [Compilation] 7
1993 Greatest Hits 1970-72 [Compilation] 8
1993 Purple Chronicle - The Best Selection Of 25th Anniversary [Boxset] 8
1994 Smoke On The Water - The Best Of [Compilation] 8.9
1994 Anyone's Daughter [Single] 7.5
1994 Come Hell Or High Water [Live] 7.6
1994 Come Hell Or High Water [DVD] 8
1994 Best On Stage 1970-1985 [Boxset] 9
1994 Smoke On The Water: The Best Music Collection [Split] 9
1994 Soldier Of Fortune: The Greatest Hits [Compilation] 8
1994 On Stage - Highway Star [Compilation] 7
1994 Platinum - The Ultimate Collection [Compilation] 9
1994 The Best Of Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water [Compilation] 8
1995 Deep Purple In Concert [Live] 7.4
1995 Live In California Feb 1976: On The Wings Of A Russian Foxbat [Live] 7.6
1995 Child In Time 1984-88 [Compilation] 8
1995 Shades Of Deep Purple / The Book Of Taliesyn / Deep Purple [Boxset] 7
1995 Ritchie Blackmore ‎- Anthology Vol.1 [Split] 7
1995 Black Night (Anniversary Edition) [Single] 8
1995 Ritchie Blackmore: Best Tracks [Split] 7
1996 Aviator [Single] 7
1996 Hey Cisco [Single] 7
1996 Sometimes I Feel Like Screaming [Single] 8
1996 California Jamming [Live] 7.7
1996 MK III The Final Concerts [Live] 7.1
1996 Best II - Child In Time [Compilation] 7
1996 Highway Star - The Original Best [Compilation] 8
1996 Best Of Ritchie Blackmore [Split] 7
1996 Best Tracks [Compilation] 7
1996 Don't Hold Your Breath [Single] 7
1996 Deep Purple Rare Live [Compilation] 7
1997 The Collection [Compilation] 8
1997 Live At The Olympia '96 [Live] 8
1997 Knocking At Your Back Door [Compilation] 7
1997 Essential Rock [Compilation] 7
1998 Purplexed [Compilation] 8
1998 Any Fule Kno That [Single] 7
1998 Don't Make Me Happy [Single] 7
1998 Jack Ruby [Single] 6.5
1998 Whatsername [Single] 6
1998 The Greatest Purple [Compilation] 7
1998 30: Very Best Of [Compilation] 8.6
1998 Stone Cold Metal [VA] 8
1999 Total Abandon: Australia '99 [DVD] 8.1
1999 Australia '99 - "From The Live CD Total Abandon" [Single] 7
1999 Under The Gun [Compilation] 8
1999 In Profile [Compilation] 7
1999 In Rock / Power House [Compilation] 7
1999 The Friends And Relatives Album [Split] 7
1999 Shades 1968-1998 [Boxset] 8
1999 The Essential Collection [Compilation] 8
1999 The Best Of Ritchie Blackmore [Split] 7
1999 Deep Purple Greatest Hits [Compilation] 8
1999 Live At The Royal Albert Hall [Live] 8.2
2000 The Very Best Of [Compilation] 8.6
2000 Bombay Calling [DVD] 7.6
2000 Around The World 1995-1999 [DVD] 7
2000 New, Live & Rare - The Video Collection 1984-2000 [DVD] 8.5
2000 The Bootleg Series 1984-2000 [Boxset] 8
2000 Live 1999 Melbourne Park Smoke On The Water & Black Night [Single] 7
2000 Gold [Compilation] 8
2000 At The BBC [Compilation] 7
2000 In Concert With The London Symphony Orchestra [DVD] 7.4
2000 Legendry [Compilation] 7
2000 1420 Beachwood Drive (The California Rehearsals Pt 2) [Compilation] 7
2000 Days May Come And Days May Go (The California Rehearsals, June 1975) [Compilation] 7
2000 Anthems [Compilation] 8
2001 Live At The Rotterdam Ahoy: 30th October 2000 [Live] 7.8
2001 Space Vols 1 & 2 [Live] 7
2001 This Time Around: Live In Tokyo '75 [Live] 8.4
2001 The Soundboard Series - Australasian Tour 2001 [Boxset] 8
2001 Very Best Deep Purple Album Ever [Compilation] 7
2001 The Battle Of Rock [Split] 8
2001 On The Road [Boxset] 7
2001 3 CD [Boxset] 7
2001 Smoke On The Water & Other Hits [Compilation] 8
2002 Perihelion [DVD] 7.6
2002 Inglewood: Live In California [Live] 7.6
2002 Live In Denmark '72 [Live] 7
2002 Singles Collection 68/76 [Boxset] 7
2002 Machine Head [DVD] 8
2002 Soldier Of Fortune [Compilation] 8
2002 Special Edition EP [DVD] 6
2002 The Best Of Deep Purple: The Millennium Collection [Compilation] 7
2002 Listen, Learn, Read On [Boxset] 7
2002 Metal Blade 20th Anniversary: Double Decades Of Aggression [VA] 8
2003 Blackmore's Castle - A Tribute To Deep Purple & Rainbow [VA] 8
2003 The Essential [Compilation] 7.5
2003 Concerto For Group And Orchestra [DVD] 7.5
2003 Kneel & Pray / Live In Montreux '69 [Live] 7
2003 Winning Combinations [Split] 8
2003 Deep Purple & Friends - Purple And Other Colours [Split] 7
2003 House Of Pain / Contact Lost [Single] 7
2003 Fireball 25th Anniversary / In Rock [Boxset] 9
2003 Grand Collection [Compilation] 8
2003 Classic Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
2003 Burn / Stormbringer [Compilation] 9
2003 The Best Of Deep Purple: Live In Europe [Compilation] 8
2003 Deep Purple And Beyond [Compilation] 7
2003 The Best Of The Early Years [Compilation] 7
2003 The Deep Purple Story [Split] 7
2003 Masters From The Vaults [Split] 7.5
2003 Purple Hits - The Best Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
2003 Haunted [Single] 7
2003 Live In Paris 1975: La Dernière Séance [Live] 8.8
2004 Live Encounters [DVD] 6.8
2004 New Live & Rare (Live In Europe 1969-1971) [Compilation] 7
2004 The Early Years [Compilation] 7
2004 Come Taste The Band / Stormbringer [Boxset] 8
2004 In Rock / Who Do We Think We Are? 25th Anniversary [Boxset] 8
2004 Woman From Tokyo - Child In Time - Hush [Compilation] 7
2004 Live On The BBC [Live] 7
2004 Perks And Tit [Live] 7
2004 The Best & Live Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 7
2004 Rock Review 1969-1972 [DVD] 7
2004 1990-1996 [Compilation] 7
2004 The Family & Friends Albums [Split] 7
2005 The Platinum Collection [Compilation] 8.8
2005 Rapture Of The Deep [Single] 7
2005 The Best Of Deep Purple Live & Studio [Compilation] 7
2005 Speed King The Fastest Tracks [Compilation] 7
2005 Deep Purple With The London Symphony Orchestra And Friends [Split] 7
2005 Deep Purple Forever - The Very Best Of Deep Purple [Compilation] 8
2005 The Ultra Selection [Compilation] 7
2005 Live In Concert 72/73 [DVD] 9
2006 The Collection, Vol. 2 [Compilation] 7
2006 Clearly Quite Absurd [Single] 7
2006 Colour Collection [Compilation] 7
2006 Deep Purple And Friends [Split] 7
2006 Live In Europe 1993 [Boxset] 8
2006 Highway Stars [Compilation] 7
2006 Live At Montreux [Live] 7.6
2006 Rhino Hi-Five: Deep Purple [Compilation] 7
2007 Live In Stuttgart [Live] 8
2007 Hit Collection [Compilation] 7
2007 Extended Versions Volume 2 [Compilation] 7
2007 Still Rockin' At Their Best [Split] 7
2007 Live At Montreux And In Concert [Compilation] 8
2007 Live At The NEC 1993 [Live] 8
2007 Live At Montreux [DVD] 8
2008 Live At The NEC [DVD] 8
2008 More Purple Hits [Compilation] 7
2008 Over Zurich [DVD] 7
2008 Around The World Live [Boxset] 7.3
2008 Greatest Hits [Compilation] 7
2009 Introducing: Deep Purple [Compilation] 7
2009 Perfect Strangers + Under The Gun [Compilation] 7
2009 Three Classic Albums [Boxset] 8
2009 Classics [Compilation] 7
2009 The Battle Rages On / Slaves And Masters [Boxset] 6
2009 I Grandi Successi Originali [Compilation] 7
2009 Gold - Greatest Hits [Boxset] 8
2009 Live At Long Beach 1976 [Live] 8.5
2009 History, Hits & Highlights '68 - '76 [DVD] 7.5
2009 Space Truckin' Round The World - Live 68-76 [Live] 8
2010 The Complete Albums 1970-1976 [Boxset] 9
2010 Singles & EP Anthology 68-80 [Compilation] 8
2011 The Collection, Vol. 3 [Compilation] 7
2011 Essential [Compilation] 7
2011 The Deep Purple Collection [Compilation] 7
2011 Hush / Speed King [Single] 9
2011 Phoenix Rising [Live] 8.2
2011 Phoenix Rising [DVD] 7
2011 Live At Montreux 2011 (With Orchestra) [DVD] 8.5
2011 The BBC Sessions 1968 - 1970 [Compilation] 7
2012 In Concert '72 [Live] 9
2012 The Best Of Deep Purple At Montreux [Boxset] 8
2012 Icon [Compilation] 8
2012 Re-Machined - A Tribute To Deep Purple's Machine Head [VA] 7.2
2013 Copenhagen 1972 [Live] 7
2013 Sampler 2 Titres [Single] 7
2013 Live [Compilation] 7
2013 The Official Deep Purple (Overseas) Live Series: Paris 1975 [Live] 8.8
2013 Hell To Pay [Single] 6.4
2013 All The Time In The World [Single] 6.4
2013 Highway Star [Split] 10
2013 First Sign Of Madness [Single] 8
2013 Vincent Price [Single] 8.6
2013 Live At Montreux (1996 And 2006) [Compilation] 9
2013 Perfect Strangers Live [DVD] 8.7
2013 Above And Beyond [Single] 8
2013 The Now What?! Live Tapes [Live] 9
2013 The Audio Fidelity Collection [Boxset] 9
2014 The Battle Rages On... / Come Hell Or High Water [Compilation] 7
2014 Lo Mejor De... Deep Purple [Compilation] 7
2014 Made In Japan [DVD] 6
2014 The Many Faces Of Deep Purple: A Journey Through The Inner World Of Deep Purple [VA]
2014 Hard Road: The Mark 1 Studio Recordings 1968-69 [Boxset] 7
2014 Graz 1975 [Live] 7
2014 Live In Verona [DVD] 8.2
2015 Rapture Of The Deep - Now What?! - The Now What?! Live Tapes [Boxset] 8
2015 The Triple Album Collection [Boxset] 9
2015 Live In Long Beach 1971 [Live] 8
2015 Out Of Hand [Single] 8
2015 From The Setting Sun... (In Wacken) [Live] 8.4
2015 ...To The Rising Sun (In Tokyo) [Live] 7.8
2016 The Vinyl Collection Boxset [Boxset] 10
2017 Limitless [Compilation] 7
2017 From Here To Infinite - The Movie [DVD] 7
2017 From The Setting Sun (In Wacken) ... To The Rising Sun (In Tokyo) [DVD] 9
2017 Classic Songs Live In Concert [Live] 8
2017 The Infinite Live Recordings, Vol. 1 [Live] 8
2017 A Fire In The Sky [Compilation] 8
2019 Deep Purple And Other Stories [Compilation] 8
2019 Live In Newcastle 2001 [Live] 8
2019 Live In Rome 2013 [Live] 6.7
2020 Throw My Bones [Single] 7.3

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Concerts

25.05.2022 TUR, Istanbul (1)
04.06.2022 RUS, Moscow
19.06.2022 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2022 (6)
18.06.2022 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest Open Air 2022 (5)
23.06.2022 GER, Hamburg
25.06.2022 NOR, Oslo - Tons Of Rock 2022 (1)
02.07.2022 ITA, Rome (1)
03.07.2022 ITA, Bologna - Bologna Sonic Park 2022 (2)
05.07.2022 GER, Bonn
06.07.2022 FRA, Boulogne Billancourt - Paris
08.07.2022 AUT, Klam - Clam Rock 2022
09.07.2022 AUT, Eisenstadt - Lovely Days Festival 2022
13.07.2022 SUI, Sion
15.07.2022 GER, Halle - Saale
16.07.2022 GER, Spalt
19.07.2022 GER, Mainz
21.07.2022 GER, Rosenheim
04.10.2022 SWE, Gothenburg
06.10.2022 SWE, Stockholm
07.10.2022 DEN, Copenhagen
09.10.2022 LUX, Luxembourg
10.10.2022 NED, Amsterdam
12.10.2022 POL, Lodz
14.10.2022 GER, Stuttgart
15.10.2022 SUI, Zürich
17.10.2022 ITA, Milan (1)
20.10.2022 GBR, London
22.10.2022 GBR, Glasgow
23.10.2022 GBR, Leeds
25.10.2022 GBR, Birmingham
26.10.2022 GBR, Manchester
28.10.2022 FRA, Lille
29.10.2022 FRA, Dijon
31.10.2022 GER, Berlin
02.11.2022 GER, Oberhausen
04.11.2022 FRA, Clermont-Ferrand

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