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Deep Purple are an English rock band formed in Hertford in 1968. They are considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock, although their musical approach changed over the years. Originally formed as a progressive rock band, the band shifted to a heavier sound in 1970. Deep Purple, together with Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, have been referred to as the "unholy trinity of British hard rock and heavy metal in the early to mid-Seventies". They were listed in the 1975 Guinness Book of World Records as "the globe's loudest band" for a 1972 concert at London's Rainbow Theatre, and have sold over 100 million albums worldwide. Wikipedia

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2014 Made in Japan - The Rise of Deep Purple Mk II -
2014 Generation Waldsterben -
1971 Der kopflose Falke -
2015 Better Call Saul -
2015 Bloodline -
2012 Dark Shadows -
2012 Bank Roll -
2012 One Hit Wonderland -
2011 Machine Gun Preacher -
2011 Metal Evolution -
2010 Mr. Nice -


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1 Smoke on The Water
2 Child in Time 2005
3 Perfect Strangers 1999
4 Hush 1993
5 Soldier of fortune 2003
6 Burn 2005
7 Space Truckin' 2005
8 Lazy 2005
9 Fireball 1997
10 Black Night 1997
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)



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