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Artist: Fahey, John
Title: The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick
Format: CD
Label: WATER
Catalog Number:139
Barcode:646315713923 itemnumber=1000021180
Price: $17.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: FOLK/BLUEGRASS
Release Date: 10/19/2004
Availability: In Stock
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One of acoustic music's true innovators and eccentrics drawing from blues, Native American music, Indian ragas, experimental dissonance, and pop, John Fahey was living in Berkeley, California in the late Sixties when this set at San Francisco's legendary Matrix club was recorded. Drawing the best material from his two sets at the club that night, "The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick" shows the influential fingerpicker at the height of his prodigious technique. Deluxe package with detailed liner notes by Fahey expert (and Cul de Sac member) Glenn Jones.

Track Listing
 1. 
[0:12] Introduction

 2. 
[9:48] When The Springtime Comes Again

 3. 
[3:45] Joe Kirby Blues

 4. 
[4:14] Requiem For Mississippi John Hurt

 5. 
[7:56] When The Catfish Is In Bloom

 6. 
[0:46] Fahey Blows His Nose

 7. 
[1:02] Intro To "Lion" / Challenges To Quitting Cigarettes

 8. 
[5:15] Lion

 9. 
[5:31] Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Palace Of King Philip XIV Of Spain

10. 
[5:36] View East From The B&O Railroad Viaduct And The Riggs Road Intersection

11. 
[3:31] On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean

12. 
[6:36] The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick

13. 
[2:48] In Christ There Is No East Or West

14. 
[0:36] Announcement

15. 
[4:35] The Death Of The Clayton Peacock

16. 
[4:01] The Revolt Of The Dyke Brigade

17. 
[9:52] Magruder Park


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