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Episode Six ♦ Rod Evans 
 

Here There And Everywhere / Mighty Morris Ten
Lennon-McCartney (2:10) / Glover (2:23)
Warner Bros 5851, 9/66

 
Love-Hate-Revenge / Baby, Baby, Baby
Adams-Levin (2:38) / Jim Jam (2:43)
Elektra EK-45617, 7/67

middle section different from UK vers
Morning Dew / Sunshine Girl
Dobson-Rose (3:01) / Glover (2:50)
Compass CO-7007, 9/67

 
Hush / One More Rainy Day
South (4:11) / Evans-Lord (3:15)
Tetragrammaton T-1503, 6/68 BB

 

Shades Of
Tetragrammaton 102
7/68 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Cover

 
UK Back Cover

Side One
And The Address Blackmore-Lord 4:32
Hush South 4:21
One More Rainy Day Evans-Lord 3:15
Prelude: Happiness
   I'm So Glad
Blackmore-Evans-Lord-Paice-Simper
James
7:16
Side Two
Mandrake Root Blackmore-Evans-Lord 6:02
Help Lennon-McCartney 5:54
Love Help Me Blackmore-Evans 3:44
Hey Joe Roberts 7:21
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Rod Evans-vocals
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-organ, vocals
Nick Simper-bass, vocals
Ian Paice-drums
Produced by: Derek Lawrence

 

Kentucky Woman³ / Hard Road
Diamond (3:57) / Blackmore-Lord-Paice-Simper (5:15)
Tetragrammaton T-1508, 10/68 BB

 
Lucky Sunday / Mr Universe
Vandyke (3:45) / David-Gillan (4:20)
Chapter One 45-2902, 10/68

 

The Book Of Taliesyn
Tetragrammaton 107
12/11/68 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Back Cover

 
UK Inside Cover

Side One
Listen, Learn, Read On Blackmore-Evans-Lord-Paice 3:59
Hard Road Blackmore-Lord-Paice-Simper 5:08
Kentucky Woman Diamond 4:39
Exposition/We Can Work It Out Blackmore-Lord-Paice-Simper/Lennon-McCartney 6:56
Side Two
Shield Blackmore-Evans-Lord 5:59
Anthem Evans-Lord 6:25
River Deep-Mountain High Barry-Greenwich-Spector 9:59
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Rod Evans-vocals
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-organ, vocals
Nick Simper-bass, vocals
Ian Paice-drums
Produced by: Derek Lawrence

Note: Hard Road was originally titled Wring That Neck on the UK release (cleaned up for us prudish Americans)
 

River Deep-Mountain High³ / Listen, Learn, Read On
Barry-Greenwich-Spector (2:35) / Blackmore-Evans-Lord-Paice (4:02)
Tetragrammaton T-1514, 1/69 BB

 
Emmaretta¹ / The Bird Has Flown¹
Blackmore-Evans-Lord (3:02) / Blackmore-Evans-Lord (2:57)
Tetragrammoton T-1519, 4/69

 

Deep Purple
Tetragrammaton 119
6/21/69 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Full Cover

 
UK Inside Cover

Side One
Chasing Shadows Lord-Paice 5:29
Blind Lord 5:20
Lalena Leitch 3:00
Fault Line
The Painter
Blackmore-Lord-Paice-Simper
Blackmore-Evans-Lord-Paice-Simper
5:32
Side Two
Why Didn't Rosemary? Blackmore-Evans-Lord-Paice-Simper 4:56
The Bird Has Flown Blackmore-Evans-Lord 5:29
April Blackmore-Lord 12:10
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Rod Evans-vocals
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-keyboards
Nick Simper-bass, vocals
Ian Paice-drums
Produced by: Derek Lawrence

 

Rod Evans and Nick Simper fired
Replaced by Ian Gillan and Roger Glover (both from Episode Six)
Hallelujah (I Am The Preacher)¹ / April (Part 1)¹
Cook-Greenaway (3:10) / Blackmore-Lord (4:00)
Tetragrammoton T-1537, 7/69

 

Concerto For Group And Orchestra
Tetragrammoton T-131
12/69 BB
Back Cover

 
Inside Cover

 
Reissue Cover

Side One
First Movement: Moderato-Allegro Lord 19:15
Second Movement: Andante Gillian-Lord 6:32
Side Two
Second Movement: Andante (Conclusion) Gillian-Lord 12:33
Third Movement: Vivace - Presto Lord 15:35
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Ian Gillan-harmonica, vocals
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-keyboards
Roger Glover-synthesizer, bass
Ian Paice-drums
with:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Malcolm Arnold
Produced by: Deep Purple

Note: Recorded live, September 24th 1969 at Royal Albert Hall, London
Tetragrammoton went out of business shortly after album release. Warner Bros reissued as WS-1860
 


In Rock
Warner Bros WS-1877
6/3/70 BB
Back Cover

 
Inside Cover

Side One
Speed King Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 4:04
Bloodsucker Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 4:08
Child In Time Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 10:16
Side Two
Flight Of The Rat Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 7:53
Into The Fire Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 3:29
Living Wreck Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 4:30
Hard Lovin' Man Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 7:10
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Ian Gillan-harmonica, vocal
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-organ
Roger Glover-bass
Ian Paice-drums
Produced by: Deep Purple

Note: The organ intro was edited off Speed King for the US release (UK album time is 5:51)
 

Black Night¹ / Into The Fire³
Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (2:58) / Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (3:35)
Warner Bros 7405, 6/70 BB

 
Strange Kind Of Woman³ / I'm Alone¹
Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (4:00) / Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (3:04)
Warner Bros 7493, 5/71

 

Fireball
Warner Bros MS-2564
7/71 BB
Full Cover

 
Inside Cover

 
Lyric Sheet Insert


Side One
Fireball Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 3:24
No No No Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 6:54
Strange Kind Of Woman Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 4:07
Anyone's Daughter Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 4:44
Side Two
The Mule Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 5:21
Fools Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 8:20
No One Came Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice 6:25
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Ian Gillan-harmonica, vocal
Ritchie Blackmore-guitar
Jon Lord-organ
Roger Glover-bass
Ian Paice-drums
Produced by: Deep Purple

 

Fireball / I'm Alone¹
Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (3:21) / Blackmore-Gillan-Glover-Lord-Paice (3:04)
Warner Bros 7528, 9/71

 
Hard To Be Without You / You Can't Love A Child Like A Woman
Fischoff-Powers (2:31) / Gordon (2:41)
Capitol 2963, 11/71

Rod Evans went on to form Captain Beyond in 72

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