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Requiem For John Hurt
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In Christ There Is No East Or West
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Some Summer Day
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March! For Martin Luther King
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On The Sunny Side Of The Ocean

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One of acoustic music's true innovators and eccentrics, John Fahey was a crucial figure in expanding the boundaries of the acoustic guitar over the last few decades. His music was so eclectic that it's arguable whether he should be defined as a "folk" artist. In a career that saw him issue several dozen albums, he drew from blues, Native American music, Indian ragas, experimental dissonance, and pop. His good friend Dr. Demento has noted that Fahey "was the first to demonstrate ... Read more

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