title = 'The Deep Purple Discography'
lineup = 'mk1'
releasetitle = 'Deep Purple Collection'
releasetype = 'album, compilation, box, studio'
Deep Purple Collection
US 1995 Creative Sounds 6021/23 [3CD]
US 1995 Creative Records PB-3606-08 [3LP]
Compilation of Mk I material. This is one of several collections comprising the first three DP albums. Tracks 1-9 constitute Shades of Deep Purple 1968; tracks 10-16 constitute The Book of Taliesyn 1968; and tracks 17-23 constitute Deep Purple 1969.
- And the address (Blackmore/Lord) 4.32
- Hush (Joe South) 4.21
- One more rainy day (Lord/Evans) 3.15
- Prelude: happiness (Deep Purple) 2.45
- I'm so glad (Skip James) 4.53
- Mandrake root (Blackmore/Evans/Lord) 6.02
- Help (Lennon/McCartney) 5.54
- Love help me (Blackmore/Evans) 3.44
- Hey Joe (Deep Purple) 7.21
- Listen, learn, read on (Blackmore/Lord/Evans/Paice) 3.59
- Hard road (Blackmore/Lord/Simper/Paice) 5.08
- Kentucky woman (Neil Diamond) 4.39
- Medley 6.56
- Exposition (Blackmore/Lord/Simper/Paice)
- We can work it out (Lennon/McCartney)
- Shield (Lord/Blackmore/Evans) 5.59
- Anthem (Lord/Evans) 6.25
- River deep, mountain high (Spector/Barry/Greenwich) 9.59
- Chasing shadows (Lord/Paice) 5.29
- Blind (Lord) 5.20
- Lalena (Donovan) 3.00
- Medley 5.40
The sleeve splits the medley in two but there's no break on the disc.
- Fault line (Lord/Blackmore/Paice/Simper)
- The painter (Lord/Blackmore/Evans/Paice/Simper)
- Why didn't Rosemary? (Blackmore/Lord/Evans/Simper/Paice) 4.56
- Bird has flown (Evans/Blackmore/Lord) 5.29
- April (Blackmore/Lord) 12.10