Deep Purple Diacography
Tommy Bolin
Teaser
Tommy Bolin solo album
Recorded July Record Plant LA, late Sept 1975, Electric Ladyland NY, Oct 1975, Trident London (mixed).

1. The Grind / 2. Homeward Strut / 3. Dreamer / 4.Savannah Woman /
5. Teaser / 6. People People / 7. Marching Powder / 8. Wild Dogs / 9. Lotus

Tommy BOLIN / gtr-vcls - all. Stanley SHELDON / bass - 1,2,3,5,6,7. Prairie PRINCE / drums 4,8. Jeff PORCARO / drums 1,2,3,5. Dave FOSTER / piano 1,2,3. Paul STALLWORTH / bass 4,8,9. Phil COLLINS / percussion 4. Jan HAMMER / synth 6,7. Dave SANBORN / sax 6,7. Bobbie BERGE / drums 9. Jon LORD / keyboards one track. Glenn HUGHES / backing vocals end of Dreamer.




VINYL EDITIONS

GREAT BRITAIN : Atlantic K 50208 : November 1975

(See photo). White sticker only on early copies.





AMERICA : Nemporer NE 436 : 1975

Later repressed with bar code and 'previously released material' added on back. The sleeve shown here has the original US retail sticker and a promo DJ sticker.

JAPAN : Warner Brothers P 10076 : 1975

As GB with transcribed lyric sheet inside.


COMPACT DISCS

AMERICA : Nemporer ZK 37534 : 19--

All the current CD editions are poor although the Dutch edition (Epic CDEPC 85274 : 1987) claims to be remastered. The Tommy Bolin Archive remaster is unauthorised. A brand new properly remastered edition is planned for 2005.





Singles

There were several singles and mono/stereo promo releases from album. The two releases pictured both had picture sleeves:

The Grind / Homeward Strut.
Nemporer N S 34 1 Portugal 1976





The Grind / Homeward Strut.
Warners W 10730 Italy 1976
2004 DPAS/Darker Than Blue.
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