Powerhouse (Deep Purple album)

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Powerhouse
Purple Powerhouse.jpg
Compilation album of live recordings and studio outtakes by Deep Purple
Released December 1977
Recorded 1969 - 1972
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 44:00
Label EMI
Producer Deep Purple
Deep Purple compilations chronology
24 Carat Purple
(1975)24 Carat Purple1975
Powerhouse
(1977)
The Deep Purple Singles A's and B's
(1978)The Deep Purple Singles A's and B's1978

Powerhouse is a 1977 compilation album by Deep Purple, featuring previously unreleased live and studio tracks from the band's Mark II line-up at the height of its powers. The album achieved Gold Certification in Japan.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord and Ian Paice, except where indicated.

Side one
  1. "Painted Horse" - 5:19 (outtake from the Who Do We Think We Are sessions in July 1972)
  2. "Hush" (Joe South) - 4:37 (live from the Concerto for Group and Orchestra program in September 1969)
  3. "Wring That Neck" (Blackmore, Lord, Paice, Nick Simper) - 12:51 (live from the Concerto for Group and Orchestra program in September 1969)
Side two
  1. "Child In Time" - live - 12:29 (live from the Concerto for Group and Orchestra program in September 1969)
  2. "Black Night" - 4:59 (live single B-side from the Made in Japan dates in August 1972)
  3. "Cry Free" - 3:11 (outtake from the Deep Purple in Rock sessions in January 1970)

Personnel[edit]

Deep Purple

Charts[edit]

Year Chart Position
1977 Germany 50

References[edit]

  1. ^ Powerhouse, Certified Gold - Warner Pioneer Music, Asia, 1977 - http://images.goldbergauctions.com/php/lot_auc.php?site=1&sale=43&lot=734