Παρασκευή, 30 Νοεμβρίου 2007

Children Of One.- Children Of One (Brilliant Acid Indian Folk US '69)


Children of One. Brilliant album from USA '69, Its something like a trippy avant-psych. Easier to get into than Third Ear Band, but no guitars and it doesn't rock.



Late 60's Psychedelic Rarity.

Features

Lucas Mason, Flute & Piano;

Peter Sokolow, Bass Clarinet;

Leonard Lonergan, Soprano Sax;

Balakrishna, Sitar;

Les Grinage, Cello & Dilruba;

Lakshmi, Tanpura;

Konrad Kaufman, Percussion;

Vera Sokolow, Paula Mason & Irin Poellot, Chorus.



Tracks Are "Getting Together," "Here And Now," "Spheres," "Angel Dance," "Eastern Cloth," "Time Turns Toward Tomorrow," "Konrad's Rap," "Short Talk" And "Was And Will Be."



Not really a rock album, but as psychedelic as any album I’ve come across. Meditative, Eastern influenced acoustic jazz with flute, female voice, sitar, hand percussion, cello, piano and other instruments. Otherworldly and deeply peaceful. Has THAT vibe that reeks of the real underground, a certain something that is found more frequently in the Krautrock genre (the atmosphere of Dom’s “Edge of Time” comes to mind in parts – though musically quite different). A wonderful album that would certainly benefit from a masters tape CD reissue. Children of One were from one of the many hippy communes that existed in upstate New York during that time.

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3 σχόλια:

Ανώνυμος είπε...

Eksairetiko file!
Eyxaristw poly!!!!

Ανώνυμος είπε...

thanks so much for this! it reminds me of Orkustra

Francis Jan είπε...

Encore une superbe découverte que j'ai faite grâce à votre blog, ce disque est très bon et original, qui plus est !