Robbie Basho used raga and flamenco techniques to develop an entirely unique style with the steel-string acoustic - creating long, flowing melodies that are simply exquisite to hear. Essential stuff for the folk guitar fans.
TRACKLIST: 1. Venus in Cancer (09:31) 2. Eagle Sails the Blue Diamond Waters (06:49) 3. Kowaka d'Amour (09:57) 4. Song for the Queen (09:29) 5. Cathedrals et Fleur de Lis (08:03) 6. Wine Song (Sweet Wine of Love) (05:49).
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Robbie Basho released Venus in Cancer in 1969 on the Blue Thumb label. After five albums for the Takoma label in the '60s, Basho had cemented his reputation alongside John Fahey and Leo Kottke as one of the most brilliant guitarists of his generation. The package includes original album artwork and new appreciations from Windham Hill label founder Will Ackerman, Basho college friend and fellow Takoma recording artists Max Ochs, German guitarist Steffen Basho-Junghans, and Pete Townshend of The Who. Twenty years since his death in 1986, Basho's legend continues to grow, having strongly influenced a new generation of guitarists including Jack Rose, Ben Chasny (Six Organs of Admittance) and James Blackshaw, among many others. Gatefold 180 gram reissue from 2000s. The Grail & the Locus is the second studio album by composer and guitarist Robbie Basho, released in 1966 by Takom. mage: Robbie Basho The Grail & the Lotus. Basho Sings is the third studio album by composer and guitarist Robbie Basho, released in 1967 by Takoma Records. Image: Robbie Basho Basho Sings.
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|Venus In Cancer||(9:30)|
|1.1||Largo For A Lady|
|1.4||And One Incomplete Fourth Movement Which Waits Upon Eternity For Completion|
|2||Eagle Sails The Blue Diamond Waters
Guitar [Drone Guitar] – Victor [SPARROW] Chancellor*
|4||Song For The Queen
Arranged By – Ed Bogus*French Horn – Kreke Ritter*Viola – Moreen Libet
|5||Cathedrals Et Fleur De Lis||8:01|
|6||Wine Song (Sweet Wine Of Love)||5:49|
- Record Company – UMG Recordings, Inc.
- Distributed By – Fontana Distribution, LLC
- Manufactured By – Universal Music Enterprises
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Universal Music Enterprises
- Recorded At – Sierra Sound Laboratories
- Composed By – Robbie Basho
- Design – Tom Wilkes
- Design [Design For Reissue By], Layout [Layout For Reissue By] – Nathaniel Russell
- Engineer – Robert C. DeSousa*, Roy Ward
- Liner Notes – Max Ochs, Pete Townshend, Steffen Basho-Junghans, Will Ackerman*
- Photography By [Back Cover] – Paul Slaughter
- Photography By [Front Cover] – Barry Feinstein
- Photography By [Inside] – Tom Wilkes
- Producer – Ed Bogus*
- Reissue Producer [Produced For Reissue By] – Josh Rosenthal
- Remastered By – Mark Omann
- Twelve-String Guitar [12 String], Voice – Robbie Basho
NotesRecorded at Sierra Sound
Album originally released in 1969 as Blue Thumb BTS-8810
All tracks courtesy of Verve Music Group.
Windham County, Vermont
Severna Park, Maryland
Berlin, Germany, March 2006
℗ 2006 & Manufactured by Universal Music Enterprises, a Division of UMG Recordings Inc. Distributed by Fontana Distribution LLC. Made in the USA.
Engineering is credited to "Robert C. DeSousa" in the booklet and to "Robert C. de Sousa" on the disc label.
Issued in standard jewel case with 12-page booklet.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 8 56075 00182 0
- Barcode: 856075001820
- Matrix / Runout: [Universal logo] ∗∗ (B000661702SP) C06F2218A
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI L771
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 2A51
|BTS 10||Robbie Basho||Venus In Cancer (LP, Album)||Blue Thumb Records||BTS 10||US||1970|
|BTS 10, B007DVROZ8||Robbie Basho||Venus In Cancer (LP, Album, RE)||Blue Thumb Records, Universal Music Special Markets||BTS 10, B007DVROZ8||US||Unknown|
|BTS 10||Robbie Basho||Venus In Cancer (LP, Album, Promo)||Blue Thumb Records||BTS 10||US||1970|
|BTS 10||Robbie Basho||Venus In Cancer (LP, RE, Gat)||Blue Thumb Records||BTS 10||US||2011|
|TEG 74008LP||Robbie Basho||Venus In Cancer (LP, RE)||Traffic Entertainment Group||TEG 74008LP||US||2018|