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Artist: Fahey, John
Title: Blind Joe Death Volume 1
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Label: 4 MEN WITH BEARDS  ( http://www.runtshop.com )
Catalog Number:201
Barcode:646315120110 itemnumber=1000112325
Price: $21.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: FOLK/BLUEGRASS
Release Date: 6/16/2015
Availability: In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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For several years major labels had been issuing records in both mono and stereo formats. By 1967 Takoma was doing well enough financially to justify the recording of Fahey's first and second albums for the burgeoning stereo market. Thus Vol.1: Blind Joe Death, as the record would be titled henceforth, was recorded for the third time and it is probably this release that most people are familiar with today. For the new version Fahey recorded all but one song on the album. He recorded one new track for the reissue: "I'm Gonna Do All I Can for My Lord." His new take of the Episcopal hymn "In Christ There Is No East or West" would become the most well-known and oft-played song on the album. The John Fahey vinyl box set "The Transcendental Waterfall" FMN600 UPC:646315160017 is also available!

Track Listing
Side 1

 1. 
On Doing An Evil Deed Blues

 2. 
St. Louis Blues

 3. 
Poor Boy Long Ways From Home

 4. 
Uncloudy Day

 5. 
John Henry

 6. 
In Christ There Is No East Or West

Side 2

 1. 
The Transcendental Waterfall

 2. 
Desperate Man Blues

 3. 
Sun Gonna Shine In My Backdoor Someday Blues

 4. 
Sligo River Blues

 5. 
I'm Gonna Do All I Can For My Lord

Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
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