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Chronophagie - The Time Eaters

LP (Item 8806) Columbia, Late 60s — Condition: Used
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Jacques Lasry plays a whole set of spooky sounds on his own sound sculptures. Designed for public interaction with shapes and sounds, these cool little metallic things have a wild sound to them, and it's all acoustic, made just by them banging on the various parts of the sculptures. Some of the cuts have some extra voice, flute, tabla, and bass violin, and the sound is very cool throughout. (360 Sound stereo pressing. Cover has a radio station track list sticker.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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