Deep Purple had kicked off the '70s with a new lineup and a string of brilliant albums that quickly established them (along with fellow British giants Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath) as a major force in the popularization of hard rock and heavy metal. All the while, their reputation as one of the decade's fiercest live units complemented this body of work and earned them almost instant legendary status." - AMG.
This is the rare US 1st pressing on dark green Warner Brothers label and gatefold cover. The US pressing rarely shows up for sale.
The record is Exc.
The jacket is Exc.
The LP plays/sounds NM.
Lots of deep Bass, excellent dynamics and 'punch & drive'. Vocals and instruments have good detail and are clear, clean and crisp.The soundstage has good depth and very strong imaging.
Very slight surface noise between tracks only.
Each record is washed on a VPI cleaning machine using a proprietary 3-5 agent process which is determined by the needs of the individual record. Each record is then listened to 100% to insure that the posted description is exactly what you can expect to get.
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