Joe McPhee ‎– The CjR Years 1969-1974

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Vinyl, LP, Reissue
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Underground Railroad
A Underground Railroad 23:08
B1 Harriet 11:10
B2 Message From Denmark 9:58
Nation Time
C Nation Time 18:30
D1 Shakey Jake
Alto Saxophone – Otis GreeneElectric Guitar – Dave Jones (8)Organ – Herbie LehmanTechnician [Technical Assistance] – Edward Lehman, Leonard Johnson (2)
D2 Scorpio's Dance 8:40
E Ionization 28:30
F1 Astral Spirits 10:40
F2 Delta 16:10
Pieces Of Light
G1 Prologue / Twelve 9:10
G2 Shadow Sculptures 3:34
G3 Les Héros Sont Fatigués 3:30
G4 Red Giant 4:03
H Windows In Dreams / Colors In Crystal 23:06

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Underground Railroad recorded at Holy Cross Monastery on Sunday, April 13, 1969. © 1969 Originally released as CjRecord Productions CJR-1.

Nation Time and Scorpio's Dance recorded live at Chicago Hall, at a concert for the Vassar College Urban Center for Black Studies, on December 12, 1970. Shakey Jake recorded at the

Urban Center for Black Studies on December 13, 1970. © 1971 Originally released as CjRecord Productions CJR-2.

Trinity recorded November 28, 1971, in the Parish Hall, West Park, New York. © 1972 Originally released as CjRecord Productions CJR-3.

Pieces of Light recorded at CjR Studios, West Park, N.Y. during April of 1974. Mastered at Generation Sound Studios, N.Y.C. © 1974 Originally released as CjRecord Productions CJR-4.

Heavy duty wooden box with silk screen back and front, includes bonus silk screen prints, and full artwork covers. Limited to 100.

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