Not the "prayers" you'd expect – as the album's more like beatnik poetry, with titles like "What Was Hiroshima Like Jesus When The Bomb Fell", "It's A Jazz Spot Jesus", "Mediation On Zorba The Greek", and "It's Bumper To Bumper & The Traffic Is ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Original mono pressing.)
Brewer & Shipley —
Weeds ... LP Kama Sutra, 1969. Very Good Gatefold ...
A great little batch of instrumentals from one of the greatest country guitarists of the 60s! As the title might imply, one side of the record features "laughing guitar", with upbeat lively numbers, while the other features "crying guitar", sadder slower songs with a mellow ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
An exceptional early release from the tragic Tim Buckley – done with a really unique sound that mixes late 60s folk rock with some subtly jazzy overtones! The record features beautiful string arrangements from the legendary Jack Nitzsche, and some beautiful work on piano, harpsichord, and ... (Rock, Folk/Country)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Sandy Bull's third album – a pair of long pieces that combine the multicultural folk instrumental experimentation – with Bull playing guitar, bass, bass drum, oud and hand percussion – rolling in a bit more electric blues on one side, and meandering psychedelic impulses on the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring & edge wear, splitting on the bottom seam, and a name in pen on back.)
A pretty amazing effort from country rock progenitor Gene Clark! This one blends breezy songcraft that's not too far off from his previous couple of great solo albums – rustic harmonies and memorable lyricism flavored by acoustic guitars – with far more deft studio touches such as ... (Rock, Folk/Country)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Man, we love this guy! Tennessee was one of the true characters of his time, always managing to work his hillbilly bumkin' voices into a seemingly straightforward tune, and without ever becoming cloying in the process. He manages to be groovy, twangy, AND funny – a top notch performer if ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The first true moment of genius from the legendary Curt Boettcher – an early 60s folk-rock set that's already overflowing with the warm harmonies and creative arrangements of his later classics! The Goldebriars boast some incredible vocals in the duo of Sheri and Dottie Holmberg – both ... (Rock, Folk/Country)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. Cover has some wear and splitting.)
A pretty darn cool record if you dig the TV show – as Greene and crew get together, in character, to perform a number of songs in a live "hootenanny" setting! The style of the tracks is more folksy than country – and there's a heck of a log of dialogue on the record. Titles ... (Soundtracks, Folk/Country)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The second album from Incredible String Band – and incredible it is, a UK psychedelic folk gem that finds the group challenging conventions across the board – both artful and inviting, it's wonderful stuff! At this point, Clive Palmer had left, and Mike Heron and Robin Williamson ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Incredible String Band —
Big Huge ... LP Elektra, Late 60s. Very Good ...
Half of the fourth album from The Incredible String Band and their most sprawling work to date – which was originally split into separate LPs for the US release – this being The Big Huge portion! Multi-instrumentalists Mike Heron & Robin Williamson began using studio multi-tracking ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The Incredible String Band are paired down to the core duo of Mike Heron & Robin Williamson for their third and possibly best album – the truly incredible Hangman's Beautiful Daughter – using the studio as a most impressive adjunct member of the group at this point! This is an ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(80s Carthage reissue. Cover has a cut corner & small tear.)
Incredible String Band —
Wee Tam ... LP Elektra, 1969. Very Good ...
Half of the fourth album from The Incredible String Band and by far their most sprawling work to date – which was originally split into separate LPs for the US release – this bein the more intimate Wee Tam portion! Multi-instrumentalists Mike Heron & Robin Williamson began using ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Southern hillbilly soul from Fern Jones – a minister, church singer and songwriter with a real feel for the secular shake of 50s Sun Records, honky tonk, and shout blues – a pure evangelical with a worldly groove! Fern worked the gospel circuit of tent and church shows for many, many ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – This copy was separated from the "Glory Road" set, and comes in a thinner cardstock cover.)