Genre: Folk
Label: Chicken Ranch
Size: 12"
Additional Artists: Barb Donovan
Format: 33RPM,

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Townes Van Zandt Somebody Had To Write It LP

Townes Van Zandt

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SKU:
CRRLP1139
UPC:
760137395218
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Essential Time Capsule Of Acoustic Performances On Vinyl LP!

A re-imagined collection available on vinyl for the first time in the USA. Includes classic Townes Van Zandt songs '"f I Needed You", "Pancho & Lefty", "Waiting Round To Die" and "I'll Be Here in The Morning" (duet with Barb Donovan). Also included is a limited time digital download containing bonus interview tracks with KUT's Larry Monroe.

From the liner notes by Harold Eggers Jr.: "These recordings are as close to the bone of Townes as you can get. They give the listener a very unique and detailed insight into and overview of his songwriting, music, and life as no other. Townes often made light of the dark, living in the shadows more than not. This album and Townes' spoken words (bonus tracks) are significant because Townes personally chose each track, and in his own words revealed the private person and singer/songwriter/artist he was. These recordings and spoken words were very important to Townes for the world to hear his music and life story as he lived it, as told from the man himself."

Features

  • Vinyl LP
  • Acoustic live tracks
  • First time on vinyl in the US

Selections

  1. Intro
  2. Waiting Round To Die
  3. Tecumseh Valley
  4. If I Needed You
  5. Pancho & Lefty
  6. Blaze's Blues
  7. Somebody Had To Write It
  8. Marie
  9. The Hole
  10. Cowboy Junkies Lament
  11. Brand New Companion
  12. I'll Be Here In The Morning

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