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Artist: Fahey, John
Title: Death Chants, Breakdowns, And Military Waltzes
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Label: 4 MEN WITH BEARDS  ( )
Catalog Number:202
Barcode:646315120219 itemnumber=1000112326
Price: $21.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Release Date: 6/16/2015
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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Death Chants is John Fahey's second album, following the brilliantly apocryphal Blind Joe Death. As massive as that earlier work was, it represented only a tentative first step towards the fields of hodologic splendor that our hero would go on to create. Death Chants represents a much more fully realized syncretism of the modernist and primitive poles between which Fahey wobbled. It is also the first album he deigned to release entirely under his own name and the one with which he truly began to cast a shadow across the blandly-lit landscape of the world's subconscious. The John Fahey vinyl box set "The Transcendental Waterfall" FMN600 UPC:646315160017 is also available!

Track Listing
Side 1

Sunflower River Blues

When The Springtime Comes Again

Stomping Tonight On The Pennsylvania/Alabama Border

Some Summer Day

On The Beach At Wakiki

Spanish Dance

Side 2

John Henry Variations

The Downfall Of Adelphi Rolling Grist Mill

Take A Look At That Baby

Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Palace Of King Phillip XIV Of Spain


Episcopal Hymn

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Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
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