Deep Purple - Machine Head - TPSA 7504 - (Condition 90-95%) - LP Record

Machine Head is the sixth studio album released by the English rock band Deep Purple. It was recorded through December 1971 in Montreux, Switzerland, and released in March 1972. Machine Head is often cited as a major influence in the early development of the heavy metal music genre. Commercially, it is Deep Purple's most successful album, topping the charts in several countries following its release. The album reached number 1 in the United Kingdom and stayed in the top 40 for 20 weeks. It reached number 7 in the United States, remaining on the Billboard 200 for 118 weeks. Deep Purple initially planned to record Machine Head in December 1971, at Montreux Casino in Switzerland. A mobile recording studio owned by the Rolling Stones had been booked and hotel reservations made,[1] but lead singer Ian Gillan contracted hepatitis. Cancelling a forthcoming tour of America, the band placed all their plans on hold, and Gillan was advised by his doctor to spend the next few months recuperating. Nevertheless, enthused by the new project, the band travelled to Switzerland to begin recording.[2] The Casino was a large arena built in a complex of casinos, restaurants and other entertainment facilities. The band had performed there in May 1971 and enjoyed both the location and Claude Nobs, founder and general manager of the famous Montreux Jazz Festival. Amongst others, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and Black Sabbath had all performed there. The Casino closed for refurbishments each winter, and so the band arrived there on 3 December. One last concert date remained, following which they were to have the location to themselves. 

Record Details


Deep Purple - Machine Head - TPSA 7504


Deep Purple


Deep Purple


Blackmore, Gillan, Glover, Lord & Paice


Private Songs





Made In


Releasing Year



The Gramophone Company Of India Ltd.

Serial No.

TPSA 7504

Side One

  • Highway Star


  • Maybe I'm A Leo


  • Picture Of Home


  • Never Before


Side Two

  • Smoke On The Water


  • Lazy


  • Space Truckin'




12 Inches


33 RPM

Record Condition


Cover Condition


Artist - 1 Deep Purple
Lyrics - 1 Blackmore
Lyrics - 2 Gillan
Lyrics - 3 Glover
Lyrics - 4 Lord
Lyrics - 5 Paice
Producer - 1 Deep Purple
Record Details
Genre Private Songs
Label Stateside
Language English
Releasing Year 1972
Size 12 Inches
Speed 33 RPM
Side1 - Song1 Highway Star
Side1 - Song2 Maybe I'm A Leo
Side1 - Song3 Picture Of Home
Side1 - Song4 Never Before
Side2 - Song1 Smoke On The Water
Side2 - Song2 Lazy
Side2 - Song3 Space Truckin'

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Deep Purple - Machine Head - TPSA 7504 - (Condition 90-95%) - LP Record

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