- Record Label
- Warner Proper
About this item
In 1968, Vince made a label switch from his long-time home, Fantasy
Records, to his new label, Warner Bros. Records. For his inaugural album,
he decided to re-interpret his Peanuts classics on Oh, Good Grief! In
addition to the instantly recognizable Guaraldi sound of piano, bass, and
drums, this time he added electric guitar and electric harpsichord to the
mix. The record was a smash hit.
Now, for its 50th anniversary, Omnivore Recordings is proud to present the album the way the world first heard it as stated on the original album’s back cover, “on shiny black vinyl.” Well, actually, this special pressing is “on shiny red vinyl!” Mastered by Kevin Gray and pressed at RTI, this timeless album has never sounded better.
With songs like “Linus And Lucy,” the special was a hit and for over five decades not a holiday season goes by without an airing of the television classic. So potent and successful was the Peanuts/Guaraldi combination that Guaraldi went on to score a total of 15 Peanuts television specials and the first feature film.
Linus And Lucy
You’re In Love, Charlie Brown
Great Pumpkin Waltz
It’s Your Dog, Charlie Brown
Oh, Good Grief
Rain, Rain Go Away