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The first ever reissue of Dorothy Carter's 1978 folk/psych/drone masterpiece. A truly unique album, Waillee Waillee's essence sits in Dorothy's mastery of the dulcimer; it's shimmering notes fully enmeshed with the cavernous drones of Bob Rutman's bowed steel cello. The core of this album, Dorothy's only with a full band, lies in the contradiction of traditional psych-folk idioms and the minimal avant-garde, referencing Laraaji and Henry Flynt as much as Karen Dalton. The master tapes for this recording were fortuitously discovered in Rutman's Berlin studio, many, many years later. Remastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless mastering. CD Version. RIYL: Henry Flynt, Laraaji, Alice Coltrane, Karen Dalton, Sandy Denny, Grouper.
The first ever reissue of Dorothy Carter's 1978 folk/psych/drone masterpiece. A truly unique album, Waillee Waillee's essence sits in Dorothy's mastery of the dulcimer; it's shimmering notes fully enmeshed with the cavernous drones of Bob Rutman's bowed steel cello. The core of this album, Dorothy's only with a full band, lies in the contradiction of traditional psych-folk idioms and the minimal avant-garde, referencing Laraaji and Henry Flynt as much as Karen Dalton. The master tapes for this recording were fortuitously discovered in Rutman's Berlin studio, many, many years later. Remastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless mastering. CD Version. RIYL: Henry Flynt, Laraaji, Alice Coltrane, Karen Dalton, Sandy Denny, Grouper.
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Waillee Waillee
Artist: Dorothy Carter
Format: CD
New: In Stock $13.98
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DISC: 1

1. The Squirrel is a Funny Thing.
2. Dulcimer Medley - Robin M'aime
3. Along the River
4. Summer Rhapsody
5. Waillee, Waillee
6. Celtic Medley
7. Autumn Song
8. Tree of Life

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The first ever reissue of Dorothy Carter's 1978 folk/psych/drone masterpiece. A truly unique album, Waillee Waillee's essence sits in Dorothy's mastery of the dulcimer; it's shimmering notes fully enmeshed with the cavernous drones of Bob Rutman's bowed steel cello. The core of this album, Dorothy's only with a full band, lies in the contradiction of traditional psych-folk idioms and the minimal avant-garde, referencing Laraaji and Henry Flynt as much as Karen Dalton. The master tapes for this recording were fortuitously discovered in Rutman's Berlin studio, many, many years later. Remastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless mastering. CD Version. RIYL: Henry Flynt, Laraaji, Alice Coltrane, Karen Dalton, Sandy Denny, Grouper.
        
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