When We Rock, We Rock, and When We Roll, We Roll

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When We Rock, We Rock, and When We Roll, We Roll
Cover art by Shusei Nagaoka
Greatest hits album by Deep Purple
Released October 1978
Recorded 1968-74
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 43:10
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Deep Purple, Derek Lawrence
Deep Purple compilations chronology
The Singles A's and B's
(1978)
When We Rock, We Rock, and When We Roll, We Roll
(1978)
The Mark II Purple Singles
(1979)

When We Rock, We Rock, and When We Roll, We Roll is a compilation album by Deep Purple featuring their best rock songs up until 1974. It features Purple classics such as "Hush", "Kentucky Woman" and "Smoke on the Water".

When We Rock, We Rock, and When We Roll, We Roll was released in October 1978 by Warner Bros. Records. It was compiled by Dennis C. Nicklos in 1978 after the band originally split in 1976. Art direction by John Cabalka. Design by Gribbitt!. Illustration: Shusei Nagaoka.

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Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice except where indicated.

Side one[edit]

  1. "Space Truckin'" - 4:31
  2. "Kentucky Woman" (Neil Diamond) - 4:44
  3. "Hard Road (Wring That Neck)" (Blackmore/Lord/Paice/Simper) - 5:11 (Written as "Hard Road" US title)
  4. "Burn" (Blackmore/Lord/Paice/Coverdale) - 6:00

Side two[edit]

  1. "Woman from Tokyo" - 5:30 (Wrong info on cover as it says "(live)" but it's actually the studio version)
  2. "Hush" (Joe South) - 4:25
  3. "Smoke on the Water" - 6:27 (Again, not the live (edited) version that is from Made in Japan)
  4. "Highway Star" (Live) - 6:47

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