Same Shoes - Roy Harper - ...Descendants Of Smith (Cassette, Album)

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  1. For those unfamiliar with Roy Harper's sprawling and generally brilliant catalogue, descendants of Smith (which is the same record as the alternately titled Garden of Uranium) is definitely not the best place to start. For those fans already familiar with Roy's late 60's's heyday, it remains a record that is interesting in places but is really only of interest to big fans and completists/5(3).
  2. Such overlooked gems as "Descendants of Smith," "When an Old Cricketer Leaves the Crease," and "Naked Flame" are given solid acoustic treatments by Harper. The songs that include Nick Harper, his son, on lead acoustic guitar are the album's best, and reveal the younger Harper as even more accomplished on the instrument than his father, if that.
  3. The album was re-issued in under a different title, Garden of Uranium. The track listing remained identical, though the album was given new artwork. Track listing. All tracks credited to Roy Harper, except Laughing Inside - Roy Harper/Nick Harper. Side one "Laughing Inside" – "Garden of Uranium" – "Still Life" –
  4. Roy Harper('s) Album Descendants Of Smith. Listen to all tracks of Descendants Of Smith for free.
  5. Read about Same Shoes from Roy Harper's Garden Of Uranium and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists.
  6. There are perhaps more obvious candidates for the prize of favourite, and 'Desert Island', 'Garden of Uranium', 'Same Shoes' and 'Descendants of Smith' are all thereabouts. The sign of a good album, I would think, although the overall effect is not one of blazing tribal beat, but .
  7. Album: Garden of Uranium / Original Release Date: Genre: Singer/Songwriter. Song Duration: 4 min 15 sec. Same Shoes Roy Harper. Top Roy Harper Lyrics Loony On The Bus Duty Drawn To The Flames Desert Island Descendants Of Smith Cora Casualty Cardboard City Burn The World Berliners.
  8. Find Roy Harper discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Roy Harper discography, albums and singles on AllMusic Blues-Rock British Folk British Folk-Rock Singer/Songwriter Album Rock. Submit Corrections. Descendants of Smith: EMI Music Distribution .
  9. Much like his other releases from the s, this album found Roy Harper shunning simplicity in favor of convoluted atmospherics and strange soundscapes. Garden of Uranium was originally titled Descendants of Smith when it was first released. Harper chose to change the name when the CD was issued due to a disagreement with his label.

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