Annotation

Album name aliases: Deep Purple III, April
The band members for Deep Purple Mk. 1 (March 1968 - July 1969) were:
Jon Lord - keyboards, Ian Paice - drums, Ritchie Blackmore - guitar, Nick Simper - bass, Rod Evans - vocals. Three albums were released: Shades of Deep Purple; The Book of Taliesyn and Deep Purple.

Annotation last modified on 2010-09-27 12:50 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chasing Shadows
Deep Purple 3.5 5:36
2 Blind
Deep Purple 4 5:27
3 Lalena
Deep Purple 3.75 5:06
4 Fault Line / The Painter
Deep Purple 4 5:39
5 Why Didn’t Rosemary?
Deep Purple 5 5:05
6 Bird Has Flown
Deep Purple 4 5:37
7 April
Deep Purple 2 12:04

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

drums:
Ian Paice (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
guitar:
Ritchie Blackmore (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
bass:
Nick Simper (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
keyboard:
Jon Lord (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
composer:
Ritchie Blackmore (tracks 4–7)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 3)
Rod Evans (tracks 4–6)
Jon Lord (tracks 1–2, 4–7)
Ian Paice (tracks 1, 4–5)
Nick Simper (tracks 4–5)
engineer:
Barry Ainsworth (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
lead vocals:
Rod Evans (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
producer:
Derek Lawrence (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
phonographic copyright by:
HEC Enterprises Ltd. (1969) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
HEC Enterprises Ltd. (2000) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
publisher:
HEC Music (tracks 1–2, 5–7)
recorded at:
De Lane Lea Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1969-01 – 1969-03) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
cover recording of:
Laleña (track 3)
recording of:
April (track 7)
Bird Has Flown (track 6)
Blind (track 2)
Chasing Shadows (track 1)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/983 [info]
Wikidata: Q216333 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Deep Purple (album) [info]