|Performer:||The Incredible String Band|
|Title:||The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter|
|Style:||Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Folk|
|Category:||Rock / World, Folk, Country|
|Other format:||AUD XM MOD AHX DTS DXD MP3|
The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter is the third album by the Scottish psychedelic folk group, The Incredible String Band (ISB), and was released in March 1968 on Elektra Records (see 1968 in music). It saw the band continuing its development of the elements of psychedelic folk and enlarging on past themes, a process they had begun on their previous album, The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion
The Incredible String Band is the debut album by the band of the same name, released in Britain in 1966 by record label Elektra. It is the only one of the band's albums to feature the original trio line-up with Clive Palmer, Robin Williamson and Mike Heron. The trio had been signed to Elektra Records by Joe Boyd, who had seen them play in Glasgow. They recorded the album at the Sound Techniques studio in Chelsea, London in one afternoon in May 1966, with Boyd as producer
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The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter was generally welcomed by critics and was designated/won distinctive awards. The artist just dropped his latest collection The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter – and we have it here for you to check out! The Incredible String Band's new collection includes 10 tracks on 1 disc(s) with total runtime of 48:51.
The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter is possibly the best-known album by the Incredible String Band. It is regarded by many critics as the quitessential example of the counter-culture life-style, with its promotion of new ideas such as vegetarianism, communal living, and eastern mysticism. The title of the album is a reference to the social revolution of the sixties, with the "hangman" referring to the dead former culture and the "beautiful daughter" to the coming rebirth.
The album was a major commercial success in the UK, staying in the charts for 27 weeks with a peak of It has sold 800,000 copies in the UK to date. the ISB always remained underground and the album struggled to on the Billboard 200. However, it was nominate. iscover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter was the third album by the Incredible String Band, released in March 1968. It is regarded by many critics as a quintessential example of hippie culture, with its promotion of ideas such as communal living, eastern mysticism and pantheism; though this slightly undermines the inherent skill of musicianship found on the album.
Album by The Incredible String Band. Witches Hat. A Very Cellular Song. Waltz of the New Moon. Three Is a Green Crown. Robin Williamson: lead vocals (on his own compositions), guitar, gimbri, whistle, percussion, pan pipe, piano, oud, mandolin, jew's harp, chahanai, water harp, harmonica. Mike Heron: lead vocals (on his own compositions), sitar, Hammond organ, guitar, hammer dulcimer, harpsichord.