Incredible String Band —
U ... CD Elektra/BGO (UK), 1970. New Copy 2 CDs ...
A wonderfully expansive album from The Incredible String Band – initially performed as a stage project with the Stone Monkey dance troupe, and featuring the ISB at their most evocative and creative! Some tunes have a darker, sinister undercurrent – that link between the band and the ... read moreCD
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
(Gold label pressing. Back cover has a name in pen.)
Willie Nelson without the long hair – really sounding great on a set of early recordings for RCA! That amazing voice is already very firmly in place – that sharp, raspy tone that was an instant original in country music – especially when singing Nelson's own words, which really ... read moreCD
Don't know the music of Eddie Noack? Well you certainly will after this wonderfully-complete set – a 3CD package that features over 100 songs in all – almost a Bear Family box set in itself! Eddie Noack is one of those artists who started the 50s in country music, but then picked up a ... read moreCD
One of the greatest duets in country music – heard here in the complete range of their famous records for RCA! Porter Wagoner was a mighty dark singer on his own in the 60s, but in the company of newcomer Dolly Parton, he really found a warmer side – a way of mixing his sometimes-bleak ... read moreCD
Fine acoustic blues and folk from Dave Ray on Elektra – a mix of originals and nice adaptations of songs popularized by Sleepy John Estes and others. Most songs are spun with 12-string guitar and vocals, both by Ray – with harp on a tribute to Sonny Boy Williams, and piano on the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Original tan label pressing. Cover has some wear, seam splitting, and light stains.)
With flute from Ray Warleigh, plus sitar, viola, and percussion – on titles that include "Trotto", "Lamento Di Tristan", "Veri Floris", "Alman", "The Lady & The Unicorn", and "My Johnny Was A Shoemaker". LP, Vinyl record album
A great late effort from Snow's long, incredible career – again taking on some of the most maudlin material he'd ever record, with some mid 60s instrumentation that add some eerie, left-of-center sounds without compromising Snow's reputation as a classic country traditionalist. Includes ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Clinch Mountain bluegrass harmony at it's absolute finest! Ralph and Carter Stanley always felt that they recorded their best tracks for Mercury, a fair assessment by any stretch, and nearly 50 of those tracks are compiled here on two CDs, spanning the 50s and early 60s. Trust us, put the Grammy ... read moreCD
Timeless, traditional, beautiful bluegrass ballads of love and lament from the Stanley Brothers – including the best version of "I'm A Man Of Constant Sorrow" you'll ever hear! These earlier Stanley recordings from the late 40s and early 50s have some strains of tradition blues, ... read moreCD