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  1. Justin Alias
    February 1, 2020 @ 10:01 pm

    I can’t stand “new and improved” anything, and that’s what this album reeks of. The eighties sound of excessive compression and that annoying stadium-reverb effect destroys most of what the reformation of the Mark II lineup hoped to accomplish IMO. Same great lineup, but unfortunately not the best decade.


  2. The Deep Purple songs that kept me alive -
    May 22, 2020 @ 12:12 am

    […] deep cut from the “reformation album” Perfect Strangers, Wasted Sunsets is a beautiful piece of heavy blues featuring some outstanding slide work from […]


  3. Thomas W Fry JR
    December 1, 2020 @ 6:21 am

    This album is a masterpiece in my opinion there best work I listen to this over and over and they are masters of their craft


  4. Brendan Brady
    November 18, 2021 @ 6:45 am

    This us a must-have. The best of the post comeback albums. The band sound totally revitalised. Knocking at your back door and the title track are 24 carat purple.


  5. Dave Gratton
    November 28, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

    I was there in Stowe Vermont one cold night . I had a heating service . A no heat call at the Log Wood chalets on the mountain rd . I went there and fixed the furnace . On the way down the stairs to the basement I noticed anvil cases with the names Deep Purple and Rainbow . All stacked up in the basement . I am a musician as well . I asked the man who let me in if this was where they Deep Purple were staying . It was! I got invited to a Christmas party at Ye Old English Inn with all of the band . true story as God is my witness It was during the recording of the album Perfect Strangers . My Name is Dave Gratton and I swear this is truth …


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