[% META title = 'The Deep Purple Discography' lineup = 'mk2a' releasetitle = 'Powerhouse' releasetype = 'album, compilation, studio, live, rarity' %]

Germany December 1977 Purple Records 1c064-60072 [1LP]
Germany December 1977 Purple Records 1c264-60072 [1MC]
France December 1977 Purple Records C068-60072 [1LP]
UK January 1978 Purple Records TPS-3510 (0c062-60072) [1LP]
Sweden January 1978 Purple Records 7c062-60072 [1LP]
Spain 1978 EMI/Purple Records 10c064-060072 [1LP]
Japan 1978 Warner Bros P-10444W [1LP]
US 1978 Warner Bros [1LP]
Ireland 198- Purple Records P 500 [1LP]
Japan 199- Warner Bros WPCP-4019 [1CD]
Japan 1996 Warner Bros WPCR-871 [1CD; remastered]
Japan May 1998 Warner (Cardboard Jacket Series) WPCR-1570 [1CD]

European Issue

Japanese Issue

Japanese CD Issue

A rarities compilation containing (at the time) previously unreleased Mk IIa material.


  1. Painted horse (Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice) 5.19
    Leftover track from the Who Do We Think We Are sessions in 1972.
  2. Hush (South) 4.37
  3. Wring that neck (Blackmore/Lord/Simper/Paice) 12.51
  4. Child in time (Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice) 12.29
    Tracks 2-4 recorded live at Albert Hall during September 1969.
  5. Black night (Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice) 4.59
    Live version recorded in Japan 1972.
  6. Cry free (Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice) 3.11
    Leftover track from the In Rock sessions in 1969/1970.