One of the most celebrated live rock albums in history made its big entrance on January 6, Its US debut followed on April Get the latest rock news straight to your inbox! Purple were on a hot streak in which both Machine Head and its predecessor Fireball had topped the British chart, but as often with live albums, there was less chart glory to be had this time. The album debuted in the UK that first week of at No. In fact, the top four on that chart were all compilations. Only Slade gave the Top 10 a rock flavour with their Slayed?