Folk L

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Ländlerkapelle Charly Widmer Luzern
Seppentoneli Schottisch/Jetzt Wird J'ödelet (Layola) M / M CH'196 22.00
(rare 60's single of swiss folk-lore by renowned combo; on collectable label that flung out The Sevens, The Savages ...)
The Left-Handed Marriage On The Right Side Of... (Tenth Planet) M / M- U.K.'1996 75.00
(mid-90's U.K. reprint in FOC (w/extensive liner-ramblings) of this hopelessly rare & buried mid-60's U.K. Basement-Folk swarmer; sparse guit/bass strummin' w/male/femme lead/harmony-vocs; ... limited & numbered edition of 1000 copies;)
LeGarde Twins Ballads Of The Bushlands (No Label) EX / VG++ U.S.'196 55.00
(late 60's (?) U.S. orig. release by Tom & Ted LeGarde... a traditional Folk-pickin' duo from Australia fillin' pipes w/songs from the down-unda bushlands... there's plenty o' trad-grits from the ol' continent shining thru'; incl. "waltzing Matilda", "dreamtime for Jedda", "across the western plains"; autographed by the duo on back-cover;)
Adrian Legg Fretmelt (Spindrift) EX / EX U.K.'1985 28.00*
(mid-80's U.K. release of 6- &12-string guitar pickin'; athmo-laden Prog-Folk tapestries, all instrumental w/ captivating melo-shelves...; fine production;)
Wine, Women & Waltz (Relativity) EX / EX U.K.'1993 22.00
(orig. cassette (only??) U.K. release of 6- &12-string guitar pickin'; athmo-laden Prog-Folk tapestries, all instrumental w/ captivating melo-shelves...; nice version of 'silent night';)
Light Rain Dream Dancer (Magi) M- / M- U.S.'1978 65.00
(orig. U.S. print of later effort by Douglas Adams' Folk-gathering; wetting wings w/a captivating mixture of east-west Folk-heritage w/a pastoral Chamber-music setting; plenty of fine percussive rippling w/guitars, mandolin, flute, oboe, violins, cello, dulcimer, voice..; ...a cortêge of ethno/organik confluence;)
Dream Suite (Magi) M- / M- U.S.'1979 65.00
(orig.U.S. print of late 70's effort by Douglas Adams' Folk-gathering; wetting wings w/a captivating mixture of east-west Folk-heritage w/a pastoral Chamber-music (feat. The Kronos Quartet) setting; plenty of fine percussive rippling w/guitars, mandolin, flute, oboe, violins, cello, dulcimer, voice..; a cortêge of ethno/organik confluence;)
Lily Just Us (Hummingbird Productions) EX / EX U.S.'1981 144.00
(early 80's U.S.release of fine Trad-Folk piece journeyin' thru' three centuries... from the 17th century british isles to the banks of the Ohio; performed on a variety of old & new instruments such as hammered dulcimer, recorders, guitars, lutes, mandolin, keyboards... plus fine lead-vocs by two ladies (some male too) natural, organik tapestries as for sound-scape, ringin' w/ that early/mid-70's magic!! an ace-release in this field indeed... and comes in beauty card-board sleeve!)
The Lincolns Same (Kapp Medallion) EX / VG++ U.S.'196 42.00
(early 60's U.S. release by americana Folk-stringin' 'n singin' quartet out of Illinois; ...breezy, melodic spree w/ ace voc-harmonies, some songs co-written w/ Terry Gilkyson, singer, composer & leader of The Easy Riders; he also contributes the liner-notes; incl. "summer's come & gone", "hot crawfish"...; nice 'n rare label-design;)
Lindisfarne Back And Fourth (Mercury) EX / EX NL'1978 34.00*
(orig. holland print of late 70's effort by renowned british Folk-Rock combo; FOC;)
Dingly Dell (Elektra) EX / M- / Cc. U.S.'1972 34.00*
(orig. U.S. print w/butterfly label & insert-sheet; 3rd album by renowned british Folk-Rock combo;)
Live (Charisma) EX / EX D'1973 34.00*
(german print of early 70's LIVE-album by renowned british Folk-Rock combo;)
Larry Long And The Children Of Oklahoma
It Takes A Lot Of People (Flying Fish) M- / EX U.S.'1988 34.00
(late 80's U.S. print of tribute to Woody Guthrie... recorded at The Crystal Theatre in Okemah, Oklahoma, home of that legendary U.S. dust-bowl refugee & Songsmith! most songs penned by Larry Long; feat. children choir (on some trax) banjo, fiddle & piano by Shirley T. Davis who also contributes a song of her own; comes w/ poster-insert ...a picture of Woody holding his "machine that kills fascists" amidst a group of children;)
The Lost World String Band Lost But Not Least (Wheatland) EX / EX U.S.'1978 65.00
(late 70's U.S. local-label release out of Michigan; old timey Country-Folk raspin' w/ fiddle, banjo, mandolin, dobro, guitars, bass... charming femme lead-voice on "Baltimore fire"; ...many a vintage traditional piece receiving a most refreshing treat... not in the traditional/stiff-hat way of delivery...nep! ...reekin' w/ that good ol' timey spirit 'n energy... loose 'n easy; simple brown card-board jacket w/group pictured on front 'n back... the latter is autographed by two members;)
Lougarou Same (London) EX / EX Can'1976 55.00
(mid-70's canadian release of fine Progressive-Folk-Rock piece sung in french tongue; acoustic/electric tapestries w/piano, guitars, bass 'n drums plus occasional violin; jolly pastoral moods w/drifty arrangements & overall superb vocal-treats; FOC w/lyrics printed on inside;)
The Lovin' Spoonful Darling Be Home Soon + 3 (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ F'196 75.00
(RARE french orig. 7" 4-track E.P. w/GREAT group-foto showin'  'em guys on the rooftop goofin' around w/balloons 'n garlands; other 3 songs are: "darlin' companion", "lovin' you" and "full measure";)
Darling Be Home Soon/Darlin' Companion (Kama Sutra) / VG++ D'196 24.00
(german orig. single;no pic-sleeve;)
Daydream/Night Owl Blues (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'1966 42.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT group-foto pic-sleeve;)
Did You Ever Have To Make Up Ypur Mind?/Bald Headed Lena (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'1966 42.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT group-foto pic-sleeve;)
Do You Believe In Magic (Kama Sutra) EX / EX U.S.'1965 75.00
(orig. U.S.yellow-label stereo print of debut album by New York combo feat. John B. Sebastian;... hitting 'em charts w/good-timey, playful Folk-Pop/Jugband-Khool (mostly derived from americana Folk/Blues/Rag-roots) as spread on "fishin' blues", "my gal"...etc.; incl. a cover of  "other side of this life" (Fred Neil), "blues in the bottle" (Holy Model Rounders/trad)
Do You Believe In Magic/You Didn't Have To Be So Nice (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'1965 42.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT band-photo pic-sleeve;)
Hums Of... (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ U.S.'1966 55.00
(orig. U.S.yellow-label MONO print of 3rd album by New York combo feat. John B. Sebastian;... hitting 'em charts w/good-timey, playful Folk-Pop/Jugband-Khool...; incl. the smash-HIT  "summer in the city";)
Jug Band Music (Edsel) EX / EX U.K.'1986 34.00
(mid-80's U.K. compilation-album covering the good-timey works of that famous 60's N.Y. Jugband combo feat. John B. Sebastian; back-sleeve has an interview w/ producer Eric Jacobsen who reveals the story behind that legendary combo;)
Nashville Cats + 3 (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ F'196 75.00
(RARE french orig. 7" 4-track E.P. w/GREAT group-foto showin'  'em guys on the rooftop goofin' around w/balloons 'n garlands; other 3 songs are: "coconut grove", "4 eyes", "vodoo in my basement" (!)
Never Going Back/Forever (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'1968 42.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT comix-styled pic-sleeve;)
Rain On The Rood/Warm Baby (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'1966 42.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT band-photo pic-sleeve;)
Summer In The City/Fishin' Blues (Kama Sutra) EX / VG++ D'196 28.00
(german orig. single w/GREAT group-foto pic-sleeve;)
Alex Lukeman What's On My Mind (Aravel) EX / EX U.S.'1963 195.00
(early 60's U.S. orig. print of fairly tuff-to find Trad-Americana-Folk-mining by a guy who seems to have been to the "places" 'n "states" he's singin' about! Alex got a disinctive, rich, vibrating baritone-singin' style & he picks the guitar 'n plucks grapes of passion along the trail hewn w/ old trad. songs like "the Springhill disaster", "900 miles", "the banks of Yarrow", "Jesse James", "Virginia's bloody soil", "black girl"...; a simply stunning performance by this black(?) youngster who has packed enough diversified experiences into his brief life to qualify as a full-fledged Hemingway-hero!!... and these two vinyl-grooves sure stand for proof  for they reek w/ it!!!)
La Lupa L'amor Che Si Consuma (Zytglogge) EX / EX CH'1988 32.00*
(swiss orig. print by native lady who sings italian Folksongs ...quite a passion cookin' w/viola, accordion, cello, clarinet & La Lupa's takin' voice; FOC w/lyrics printed on inside;)
Lyonesse Live In Milan (PDU) EX / EX I'1979 42.00*
(late 70's orig. italian print of live venture by french Trad-Folk-troupe w/female lead-voice, violins,  bodhran, dulcimer, percussion, bagpipes...; vocals are in french tongue;)
Lyrik Und Musik Heinrich Heine (Zytglogge) EX / EX CH'197 38.00
(late 70's swiss release by native trio feat. Andreas Vollenweider, René Bardet & Orlando Valentini setting music to the writings of famous german novelist; FOC w/ infos on project in german tongue; front-cover is autographed by R. Bardet;)
Heinrich Heine (Zytglogge) EX / EX CH'197 32.00
(late 70's swiss release by native trio feat. Andreas Vollenweider, René Bardet & Orlando Valentini setting music to the writings of famous german novelist; FOC w/ infos on project in german tongue;)

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