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roy buchanan: the prophet--the unreleased first polydor album (rsd-black friday 2021 exclusive, limited orange & black
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  • the prophet--the unreleased first polydor album (rsd-black friday 2021 exclusive, limited orange & black "fire" vinyl edition) (2 LP)

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  • Format: LP
  • Label: Real Gone Music
  • Genre: Rock / Pop
  • Roy Buchanan Is One of the All-Time Great Blues-Rock Guitarists
  • His Ferocious Tone and Mind-Bending Technique on His Telecaster Still ElicitAwe 50 Years Later
  • The ProphetPresents His First Recordings for Polydor, Made ThreeYears Before the Release of His FirstAlbum
  • Features a Full Unreleased Album Plus Over a Half Hour of AdditionalUnreleased Material Including Outtakes from a March 1971 Session
  • Rivals Roy’s Official Polydor Releases
  • The Medley “After Hours”/”The Messiah Will Come Again” Is a Particular Highlight
  • Vinyl Debut
  • 2-LP Set
  • Gatefold Jacket
  • Pressed in Orange and Black “Fire” Vinyl•Limited to 2500 Copies
  • Exclusive to RSD/Black Friday
  • In 1969—some three yearsbefore his self-titled debut solidifed his stature as a pre-eminent Fenderbender—Roy Buchanansigned with Polydor Records and began work on his frst full-length platter. But ittook 35 years before thismaterial saw the light of day with the release ofTheProphet: The UnreleasedFirst Polydor Albumon CD.

    Augmenting the 10-track running order that would have made up Roy’s debut record, the single-CD package contained 30-plus minutes of previouslyunreleased outtakes, including tunes documented at anaborted March of 1971 session. This stuff is every bit as good as the offcial Polydor releases; the medley of “After Hours”/”The Messiah Will Come Again,” for instance,might even be better than the respective later versions of those songs that showed up on Roy’s albums. Neverbefore on vinyl,The Prophetcomes in a 2-LP set pressed in orange and black “fre” vinyl (because you won’t often encounter more fery guitar work than what’shere), housed in a gatefoldjacket and limited to 2,500copies, exclusive to RSD/Black Friday!

    Track Listing:

      Side One

    • Funky Junky
    • Black Autumn
    • Day and Age
    • There’ll Always Be
    • Billy Joe Young
    • Side Two

    • The Story of Isaac
    • Baltimore
    • Sign on the Window
    • Humbug Down on the River
    • Pain
    • Side Three

    • I Desire You (Album Outtake)
    • Stormy Monday (Session Outtake)
    • Jam (Session Outtake)
    • Roy’s Bluz
    • Side Four

    • Shotgun
    • After Hours/The Messiah Will Come Again
    • Sweet Dreams