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Wild Is The Wind

LP (Item 24818) Philips, Late 60s — Condition: Used
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A landmark album from Nina – one that broke down countless barriers with the classic tune "Four Women" – a righteous portrait of 4 different women and their struggles, unique for its time, and a key part of the early Women's Liberation movement! The rest of the album has a smiliar political undercurrent – sometimes subtle, but there nonetheless – as Nina works magic on tunes that include "Break Down & Let It All Out", "Either Way I Lose", "Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair", and "That's All I Ask". (Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover looks great, save for a small spot of clear tape on the top seam.)  © 1996-2016, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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