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Come Taste the Band

UK October 1975 Purple Records TPSA-7515 (0c064-97044) [1LP]
Benelux October 1975 Purple Records 5c064-97044 [1LP]
Germany October 1975 Purple Records 1c064-97044 [1LP]
US October 1975 Warner Bros PR-2895 [1LP]
Japan October 1975 Warner Bros P-10066W [1LP]
Germany November 1975 Purple Records 1c244-97044 [1MC]
France November 1975 Purple Records TPSA-7515 [1LP]
Italy 1975 Purple Records 3c064-97044 [1LP]
Italy 1975 Purple Records 3c244-97044 [1MC]
EEC 197- Purple Records 5c062-97044 [1LP]
Czeckoslovakia 1978 MS Supraphon 1102661311zn [1LP]
Czeckoslovakia 1978 MS Supraphon 1 13 2213 ZD [1LP; diff. cover + poster; title: Ochutnavka]
Sweden 1985 Scandinavian Music 15-5218 [1LP; part of a 13LP box]
UK 1990 EMI Records CDP-7-94032-2 [1CD]
Japan 199- WEA Japan 20P2-2610 [1CD]
Australia 199? EMI Australia CDDPB1 [1CD; part of 7CD Box]
US 1990 Metal Blade Records 9-26454-2-1 [1CD; remastered]
Japan 1996 Warner Bros WPCR-874 [1CD; remastered]
Japan May 1998 Warner Bros (Cardboard Jacket Series) WPCR-1573 [1CD]

Original Issue

Czech Issue

CD Issue

Deep Purple's 10th studio album is performed by:

  • Tommy Bolin lead guitar and vocals
  • David Coverdale vocals
  • Glenn Hughes bass guitar and vocals
  • Jon Lord keyboards
  • Ian Paice drums

Recorded during 3rd August to 1st September 1975 at the Musicland Studios in Munich. Engineered by Martin Birch. Mixed by Martin Birch and Ian Paice.

Produced by Martin (The Wasp) Birch and Deep Purple.


  1. Comin' home (Bolin/Coverdale/Paice) 3.52
  2. Lady Luck (Cook/Coverdale) 2.45
  3. Gettin' tighter (Bolin/Hughes) 3.36
  4. Dealer (Bolin/Coverdale) 3.49
  5. I need love (Bolin/Coverdale) 4.22
  6. Drifter (Bolin/Coverdale) 4.01
  7. Love child (Bolin/Coverdale) 3.05
  8. Medley 6.07
  9. You keep on moving (Coverdale/Hughes) 5.18