John Fahey - The Transcendental Waterfall: Guitar Excursions 1962-1967

 (Numbered Limited Edition 6 LP on Colored Vinyl + Poster + Postcard + T-Shirt)

John Fahey - The Transcendental Waterfall: Guitar Excursions 1962-1967


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A4MB 60000
UPC: 646315100013
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Vinyl Box Sets

No. of Discs: 6
Note: 180 Gram


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Limited to 2,000 numbered copies

6LP set on colored vinyl includes poster, postcard and T-shirt

Each album features its original artwork and insert

Foley's raw combination of blues, folk and melodic inventiveness defined American music

The Transcendental Waterfall — Guitar Excursions 1963-1967 is a six-LP box set drawing from John Fahey's best and most influential period. Included in the set are "Blind Joe Death," "Death Chants, Breakdowns, And Military Waltzes," "The Dance of Death and Other Plantation Favorites," "The Great San Bernardino Birthday Party," "The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death," and "Days Have Gone By," all reissued on 180-gram vinyl with deluxe tip-on jackets. Also included are a t-shirt, poster, and a postcard, all of which are housed in a deluxe box with stunning graphic design. An amazing package featuring some of the most important guitar solo recordings of the 20th century.

Blind Joe Death
1. West Coast Blues (Blind Blake)
2. St. Louise Blues (W.C. Handy)
3. I'm A Poor Boy A Long Way From Home (Barbecue Bob)
4. Uncloudy Day (Josiah Kelley Alwood)
5. John Henry (Traditional)
6. In Christ There Is No East or West (Episcopal Hymn)
7. The Transcendental Waterfall
8. Desperate Man Blues
9. Sun Gonna Shine In My Back Door Someday Blues
10. Sligo River Blues
11. On Doing AN Evil Deed Blues

Death Chants, Breakdowns and Military Waltzes
1. Sunflower River Blues
2. When the Springtime Comes Again
3. Stomping Tonight On the Pennsylvania/Alabama Border
4. Some Summer Day
5. On the Beach at Waikiki
6. Spanish Dance
7. The Downfall of the Adelphi Rolling Grist Mill
8. John Henry Variations
9. Take A Look At That Baby
10. Dance of the Inhabitants of the Palace of King Phillip XIV
11. America
12. Episcopal Hymn

The Dance of Death and Other Plantation Favorites
1. Wine and Roses
2. How Long
3. On the Banks of the Owchita
4. Worried Blues
5. What the Sun Said
6. Revelation on the Banks of the Pawtuxent
7. Poor Boy
8. Variations on the Coocoo
9. The Last Steam Engine Train
10. Give Me Corn Bread When I'm Hungry
11. Dance of Death

The Great San Bernardino Birthday Party
1. The Great San Bernardino Birthday Party
2. Knott's Berry Farm Molly
3. Will the Circle Be Unbroken (traditional)
4. Guitar Excursions Into the Unknown
5. 900 Miles (traditional)
6. Sail Away Ladies (traditional)
7. Oh Come, Oh Come Emanuel (traditional)

The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death
1. Beautiful Linda Getchell
2. Orinda-Moraga
3. I Am the Resurrection
4. On the Sunny Side of the Ocean
5. Tell Her to Come Back Home
6. My Station Will Be Changed After Awhile
7. 101 Is A Hard Road to Travel
8. How Green Was My Valley
9. Bicycle Built For Two
10. The Death of the Clayton Peacock
11. Brenda's Blues
12. Old Southern Medley
13. Come Back Baby
14. Poor Boy
15. Saint Patrick's Hymn

Days Have Gone By
1. The Revolt of the Dyke Brigade
2. Impressions of Susan
3. Joe Kirby Blues
4. Night Train of Valhalla
5. The Portland Cement Factory
6. A Raga Called Pat, Pt. 1
7. A Raga Called Pat, Pt. 2
8. My Shepherd Will Supply My Needs
9. My Grandfather's Clock
10. Days Have Gone By
11. We Would Be Building (Sibelius)

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