Classicrockmagazine.com have revealed that a six-disc edition of DEEP PURPLE’s classic live album “Made In Japan” is released in May via Universal.
The deluxe box set includes four CDs, a DVD and a seven-inch vinyl single. There are also a nine-disc vinyl album version, a two-CD set, a single disc and digital download options.
Features of the extended releases include unseen footage, bonus material and mixes, memorabilia and hardback book.
Recorded over three nights in August 1972, the album featured Purple’s Mark II line-up of Ian Gillan, Ritchie Blackmore, Roger Glover, Jon Lord and Ian Paice. Rolling Stone named it the sixth-best live album of all time.
The new edition of “Made In Japan” is released on May 19. Purple released their 19th album “Now What?!” last year. They were nominated for induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame for 2013 and 2014.