Michael Mantler / Edward Gorey ‎– The Hapless Child And Other Inscrutable Stories

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WATT Works ‎– WATT/4, Virgin ‎– WATT/4
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Tracklist

A1 The Sinking Spell 5:12
A2 The Object-Lesson 4:58
A3 The Insect God 5:00
B1 The Doubtful Guest 4:45
B2 The Remembered Visit 6:25
B3 The Hapless Child 6:59

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Recorded July 1975 through January 1976 at Grog Kill Studio in Willow, NY, with the Manor Mobile at Robert Wyatt's house and Delfina's farm in England, and at Britannia Row in London. Mixed November 1975 at Scorpio Sound & January 1976 at Britannia Row.

Music copyright ©1976 by Watt Works, Inc. (BMI)
Words copyright ©1972 by Edward Gorey (from "Amphigorey", published by G.P. Putnam's Sons), used and reprinted by permission of the author
Printed And Made By Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd.

Title on spine: Michael Mantler / Edward Gorey The Hapless Child

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mohammedpuss

mohammedpuss

August 1, 2012

My goodness what a record, the dark, shiver-inducing prose of Edward Gorey , wonderfully sung by Robert as always, married to Rypdal's bleeding heart guitar and Mantler's superb arrangements. A must-have !