Machine Head cd cover

Deep Purple

Machine Head

Right up there with Zeppelin and Sabbath as a quintessential hard rock release of the early 70's. You'd have to have been in a cave the past 32 years to not know the opening chords to 'Smoke On The Water'. Gillen really sings his pipes off on this release. --johnk5150

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Track Listing

  1. Highway Star
  2. Maybe I'm A Leo
  3. Pictures Of Home
  4. Never Before
  5. Smoke On The Water
  6. Lazy
  7. Space Truckin'

BAND MEMBERS & GUests

VOCALS: Ian Gillan
GUITAR: Ritchie Blackmore
BASS: Roger Glover
DRUMS: Ian Paice
KEYBOARDS: Roger Glover

RECORDING INFORMATION

LABEL: Warner Brothers
PRODUCED BY: Deep Purple
Edwards
Coletta
RELEASE YEAR: 1972
“I am the coming of a new age, past your shit by far. I was a puzzle in your sick life, but will never be a piece anymore.”