Moondog

More Moondog

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Record Label
Honest Jon's

About this item

Originally released by Prestige in 1956, "More Moondog" finally gets remastered (at Abbey Road no less) and reissued by Honest Jon's. The 16 tracks were all recorded while Moondog was homeless and living on the streets. This is Moondog at his most direct, original, fresh, playful and unpretentious, featuring the Honking Geese, Tony Schwartz's brilliant outdoors recordings (particularly improved in Honest Jon's new version), with interventions from a ship's foghorn, a tapdancer and a cocker spaniel, and signature rhythms for homemade instruments trimba, oo, tuji, yukh, and ostrich feathers.


TRACK LISTING

Tracklisting
1. A Duet - Queen Elizabeth Whistle And Bamboo Pipe
2. Conversation And Music At 51st Street And 6th Avenue (New York City)
3. Hardshoe Ray Malone
4. Tugboat Toccata
5. Autumn
6. Seven Beat Suite
7. Oo Solo (6/4)
8 Rehearsal Of Violetta's Barefoot Dance
9. Oo Solo (2/4)
10. Ostrich Feathers Played On Drums
11. Oboe Round
12. Chant
13. All Is Loneliness
14. Sextet (Oo)
15. Fiesta Piano Solo
16. Moondog Monologue

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