has set an October 8 European release date for the 40th-anniversary edition of DEEP PURPLE
's classic 1972 album, "Machine Head"
. This five-disc special edition will be accompanied with a fully illustrated 60-page hardback booklet, housed in a luxury box.
* CD1: "Machine Head"
original album 2012 remaster
* CD2: 1997 remix by DEEP PURPLE
bassist Roger Glover
* CD3: Original album Quad SQ stereo (2012 remaster)
* CD4: "In Concert '72" - 2012 Mix (recorded live at Paris Theatre, London on March 9, 1972)
* DVD: 2012 high-resolution remaster and surround mix
* Detailed essays from original bassist Roger Glover
magazine editor Phil Alexander
* Quotations from DEEP PURPLE
fans Mikael Åkerfeldt
, Luke Morley
, Sebastian Vettel
, Eddie Jordan
, Brian Tatler
, Janick Gers
and Peter Hook
* An interview with famed photographer Didi Zill
, whose photos of the legendary recording sessions in Switzerland illustrate the booklet.