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Useful Abbreviations/Acronyms for Deep Purple + Related


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Deep Purple releases:

1420 BD - 1420 Beachwood Drive
24 CP - 24 Carat Purple
A! or /-\ - Abandon
))) - Bananas
CGO - Concerto For Group & Orchestra
CJ - Californa Jam(ming)
CHOHW - Come Hell Or High Water
CTTB - Come Taste The Band
DMC,DMG - Days May Come, Days May Go
DPIC - (Deep Purple) In Concert
DPIR - Deep Purple In Rock
EY - Early Years
FB25 - Fireball: 25th Anniversary
HoBL - (The) House of Blue Light
IR25 - Deep Purple In Rock: 25th Anniversary
ITAoP - In The Absence of Pink
JMTYL - Just Might Take Your Life
KBF - King Biscuit Flower Hour / Foxbat
K&P - Kneel & Pray
LATF/LII'68 - Live At The Forum/Live In Inglewood '68
LATN '93 - Live at the NEC 1993
LATRA - Live At The Rotterdam Ahoy
LATO - Live At The Olympia 1996
LCIJ - Last Concert In Japan
LIJ - Live In Japan (MiJ 25th anniversary edition)
LIL - Live In London
LIP75 - Live In Paris 1975
LiS '93 - Live in Stuttgart 1993
LLRO - Listen Learn Read On
MH - Machine Head
MH25 - Machine Head: 25th Anniversary
MIE - Made In Europe
MIJ - Made In Japan
MIJ25 - Made In Japan: 25th Anniversary
M3:TFC - Mark III: The Final Concerts
NL&R - New Live & Rare
NL&R I - New Live & Rare Vol. I
NL&R II - New Live & Rare Vol. II
NL&R III - New Live & Rare Vol. III
NL&R: TBS - New Live & Rare: The Bootleg Series 1984-2000
NP - Nobody's Perfect
OTWOARFB - On The Wings Of A Russian FoxBat
_|_ - Purpendicular
PP - Purple Passages
P&T - Perks & Tit
PS - Perfect Strangers
RoTD - Rapture of The Deep
S&M - Slaves And Masters
SN - Scandinavian Nights
SoDP - Shades of Deep Purple
S Vs I&II/LIA - Space Vols. I&II/Live In Aachen
TA '99 - Total Abandon '99
TBRO - The Battle Rages On
TBoT - The Book of Taliesyn
TACDTM - They All Came Down to Montreux
TTA:LiT '75 - This Time Around: Live in Tokyo '75
WDWTWA - Who Do We Think We Are?
WDWTWA25 - Who Do We Think We Are? : 25th Anniversary
WWR,WR,WWR,WR - When We Rock, We Rock & When We Roll, We Roll

Titles - 'Family' projects:

AOP - Accidentally On Purpose (G/G)
BBAGF - (The) Butterfly Ball And Grasshopper's Feast (Roger Glover + Guests)
BIF - Before I Forget (JL)
BOOS - Bent Out Of Shape (Rainbow)
CAGI - Come An' Get It (Whitesnake)
CAT - Clean Air Turbulence (Ian Gillan Band)
CIT - Child In Time (Ian Gillan Band)
DTC - Difficult To Cure (Rainbow)
DTE - Down To Earth (Rainbow)
FAM - Fires At Midnight (Blackmore's Night)
FS - Future Shock (Gillan)
GOAR - Ghost Of A Rose (Blackmore's Night)
GR - Glory Road (Gillan)
GTTB - Good To Be Bad (Whitesnake)
HTP - (Hughes Turner Project)
HTP II - (Hughes Turner Project)
ITL - Into The Light (David Coverdale + Whitesnake)
JCS - Jesus Christ Superstar (Ian Gillan)
LH - Love Hunter (Whitesnake)
LLR&R - Long Live Rock & Roll (Rainbow)
NT - Naked Thunder (Ian Gillan)
PTWGC - Past Times With Good Compoany (Blackmore's Night)
RAW - Ready An' Willing (Whitesnake)
RH - Restless Heart (David Coverdale + Whitesnake)
RR - Rainbow Rising (Rainbow)
RB'sRB - Ritchie Blackore's Rainbow (Rainbow)
SAS - Saints An' Sinners (Whitesnake)
SII - Slide It In (Whitesnake)
SITKOR - Songs In The Key Of Rock (Glenn Hughes)
SIUA - Stranger In Us All (Rainbow)
SOTM - Shadow Of The Moon (Blackmore's Night)
SOTT - Slip Of The Tongue (Whitesnake)
PW - Pictured Within (JL)
UAVM - Under A Violet Moon (Blackmore's Night)

Deep Purple Song Titles:

7H - Seventh Heaven
AD - Anyone's Daughter
AH - Almost Human
AFKT - Any Fule Know That
ANPOW - A Nasty Piece Of Work
ATA - And The Address
ATITT - A Twist In The Tale
BN - Black Night
BtB - Back to Back
BTB - Before Time Began
CFOR - Castle Full Of Rascals
CIT - Child In Time
C:INYL - Cascades: I'm Not Your Lover
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CQA - Clearly Quite Absurd
DHYB - Don't Hold Your Breath
DIT - Doing It Tonight
DLG - Don't Let Go
DMMH - Don't Make Me Happy
DTC* - Difficult To Cure
DMMH - Don't Make Me Happy
FI&D - Fire, Ice & Dynamite
FITB - Fire In The Basement
FotR - Flight of the Rat
FTTB - Fingers To The Bone
GLT - Girls Like That
HLM - Hard Lovin' Man
HLW - Hard Lovin' Woman
HOTMK* - Hall Of The Mountain King
HoP - House of Pain
IGYN - I've Got Your Number
ITF - Into The Fire
JB - Junkyard Blues
KAYBD - Knocking At Your Back Door
KoD - King of Dreams
KTG - Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
LCA - Love Conquers All
LDD - Lady Double Dealer
LDMAT - Love Don't Mean A Thing
LD,SD - Lay Down, Stay Down
LLRO - Listen Learn, Read On
LMS - Loosen My Strings
LTG - Long Time Gone
MIAL - Maybe I'm A Leo
MJTYL - Might Just Take Your Life
MOTSM* - Man On The Silver Mountain
MT - Money Talks
MTV - MTV
OMM - One Man's Meat
PiL - Place in Line
PoH - Pictures of Home
PoI - Pictures of Innocence
RBB - Rat Bat Blue
RDMH* - River Deep, Mountain High
RoTD - Rapture of The Deep
SDS - Slow Down Sister
SGD - Sun Goes Down
SIFLS - Sometimes I Feel Like Screaming
SKOW - Strange Kind Of Woman
SoF - Soldier of Fortune
SOTW - Smoke On The Water
SSMG - Somebody Stole My Guitar
SYBG* - Since You've Been Gone
TAL - Talk About Love
TCRD - The Cut Runs Deep
TINS - Things I Never Said
TMINE* - Too Much Is Not Enough
UTG - Under The Gun
PTW - Up The Wall
V:TTM - Vavoom: Ted the Mechanic
WABMC - When A Blind Man Cries
WCWIO* - We Can Work It Out
WDG - Well Dressed Guitar
WDR - Why Didn't Rosemary?
WFT - Woman From Tokyo
WGOH - What's Goin' On Here?
WM - Wrong Man
WTN - Wring That Neck
WTS - Watching The Sky
WW - Wicked Ways
YCDIR - You Can't Do It Right
YFNO - You Fool No One
YKOM - You Keep On Moving

Related Groups:

BN - Blackmore's Night
PAL - Paice, Ashton & Lord
DP - Deep Purple
G/G - Gillan/Glover
HTP - Hughes Turner Project
IGB - Ian Gillan Band
LL - Living Loud
SMB - Steve Morse Band
WS - Whitesnake
CoS - Company of Snakes

Purple Folk:

DA - Don Airey
DC - David Coverdale
GH - Glenn Hughes
IG - Ian Gillan
IP - Ian Paice
JL - Jon Lord
JLT - Joe Lynn Turner
JS - Joe Satriani
NS - Nick Simper
RB - Ritchie Blackmore
RE - Rod Evans
RG - Roger Glover
SM - Steve Morse
TB - Tommy Bolin

Purple Folk (Non-Performers):

BP - Bruce Payne
CC - Chris Curtis
DL - Derek Lawrence
JC - John Coletta
MB - Martin Birch
MB - Michael Bradford
NY - Nigel Young
SR - Simon Robinson
TE - Tony Edwards
 

Purple Related:

AMDP - [sign in to see URL]
DP-WWW - Deep Purple World-Wide Web home page
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DPAS - Deep Purple Appreciation Society
DPFF - Deep Purple Fan Forum
DTB - Darker Than Blue
MBTP - More Black Than Purple
THS - The Highway Star


Obscure, yet here because folks asked for it!:

DPTLA - Deep Purple Three Letter Acronyms (or Tiresome Little Acronyms emoticon
GSVBATB - Gillan-San, Very Bad, America to Blame (from Via Miami)
KOMM - King Of Moustache Music (Ritchie Blackmore)
IGHO - Ian Gillan's Humble Opinion (an oxymoron)
OMAW - - Oh, My Aching Wallet (a DP fan's lament)
OPH - - Old Pilgrim Hat (Ritchie Blackmore)
POTB - Poor Old Tommy Bolin
SFMPE - Sorry For My Poor English
TCIB - The Clone In Black (Yngwie Malmsteen)
TCIB - The Clown In Black (Ritchie Blackmore)
TMIB - The Man In Black (Ritchie Blackmore)
TMITD - The Man In Tie Dye (Steve Morse)
TMIWS - The Man In Wolf Shirt (Steve Morse)
TSIB - The Singer In Black (Ian Gillan, '96 tour)
TOMATO - The Old Man At The Organ (Jon Lord)
TOGTUTBIP - The Other Guitarist That Used To Be In Purple (Ritchie Blackmore)



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Last edited by MrEd45, 4/6/2008, 14:22


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Internet General:

AFAIK - as far as i know
AFK - away from keyboard (used in IRC)
BOFH - bastard operator from hell
BRB - be right back (used in IRC)
BTW - by the way
BWMFH - bastard Web master from hell
CTS - carpal tunnel syndrome
FAQ - frequently asked questions
FTP - File Transfer Protocol
FYI - for your information
IMHO - in my honest/humble opinion
IMO - in my opinion
IIRC - if i recall correctly
IRC - Internet Relay Chat
ISTR - I seem to recall
LOL - laughing out loud
OTOH - on the other hand
PITA - pain in the ass
PMFJI - pardon me for jumping in
ROTFL - rolling on the floor laughing
ROTFLMAO - rolling on the floor laughing my ass off
RSI - repetitive strain injury
RTFM - read the frigging manual
TIA - thanks in advance
TTYL - talk to you later
TSOHF - total sense of humor failure
TTFN - ta-ta for now
WWW - World-Wide Web
WYSIWYG - what you see is what you get
YMMV - your mileage may vary
 


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What? !!!! emoticon

No abbreviation for "Hush" ?

What gives, Mr. Ed?

You're slackin' emoticon

Just kidding!! Good job with the list.

I just couldn't resist that one, as it is probably one of their few one syllable song titles! (lol) emoticon

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Nice [sign in to see URL] seriously how many of them get used?! emoticon
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I use TOMATO and TOGTUTBIP all the time, haven't you noticed? emoticon

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