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America (2LPs x 180 Gram Vinyl)

   Artist: John Fahey
Label: Takoma
Reissue Label: 4 Men With Beards
Orig. Released: 1971
Catalog No.: LPFMN117
Condition: Sealed-Reissue
Format: LP (2.3)

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Description

2-LP set Originally released in 1971, America is one of the artistic high points of John Fahey's career. And yet, for nearly 30 years it was not heard in its entirety, as what was originally intended as a double album was pared down to a single LP. 4 Men With Beards is proud to present the complete America double album, released on vinyl for the first time ever. Fahey himself had this to say about America Out of all the songs I ever wrote, I consider only two of them 'epic' or 'classic' or in the 'great' category and they are both on this record. 180 gram vinyl with deluxe gatefold packaging, including a reproduction of the original illustrated booklet.

Track Titles

A1. Jesus Is A Dying Bed Maker
A2. Amazing Grace
A3. Song #3.
A4. Special Rider Blues
A5. Dvorak
A6. Jesus Is A Dying Bed Maker
A7. Finale

B1. America
B2. Dalhart, Texas, 1967.

C1. The Voice Of The Turtle
C2. The Voice That Carried Us Away & Then A Mosquito Came And Ate Up My Sweetheart

D1. Mark 1:15.
D2. Knoxville Blues

 

Liner Notes
RECORDED AT: LARRABEE SOUND STUDIOS MASTERED AT: LOCATION RECORDERS
 
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