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Spring - Peter Walker (4) - Rainy Day Raga (Vinyl, LP, Album)

8 thoughts on “ Spring - Peter Walker (4) - Rainy Day Raga (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Peter Walker's album, SECOND POEM TO KARMELA Or GYPSIES ARE IMPORTANT was a ground breaking blend of Folk, Raga, Psychedelia, Eastern and Modal sounds that has remained unsung for decades. While his debut album for Vanguard, RAINY DAY RAGA, has been reissued several times on LP and CD, this album remains an obscure and hard to find vinyl relic/5(4).
  2. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Peter Walker - Rainy Day Raga at Discogs. Complete your Peter Walker collection/5(48).
  3. There's also a couple of period photos of Walker, and a reprint of the original album cover for the booklet. Peter Walker's music is a cross between acoustic folk guitar, middle eastern raga music, and a bit of flamenco, all blended together to make a (even today) soothing, interesting, exciting, attention getting album/5(12).
  4. Unlike Astral Weeks' meanderings, though, Rainy Day Raga's aren't anchored by discernible melodies and the overall sound becomes pretty homogeneous after just a couple of tracks. Likewise, Walker's playing style is somewhat static and doesn't often change from strumming while laying out single-note lines, which only adds to the samey sound.
  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Rainy Day Raga on Discogs. Label: Harte Recordings - HR • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk/5(10).
  6. Sep 15,  · From the birthplace and birth time of the Sixties Psychedelic Counterculture (Cambridge, MA), from American master guitarist Peter Walker's album "Rainy Day Raga" (Vanguard, ) with liner notes.
  7. Sep 15,  · Published on Sep 15, From the birthplace and birth time of the Sixties Psychedelic Counterculture (Cambridge, MA), from American master guitarist Peter Walker's album "Rainy Day Raga".
  8. Mar 14,  · In Peter was introduced to legendary LSD researcher Timothy Leary who was so taken by Walker’s music that made him a sort of musical director of ceremonies up at his Millbrook estate with the purpose of giving particpants a nice acid trip. The following year Peter released his first album on Vanguard ‘Rainy Day Ragas’.

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