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ARTIST
TITLE
Oh Be Joyful
FORMAT
LP

LABEL
CATALOG #
OKF 003LP OKF 003LP
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
2/18/2014

2012 release. "This is the second full length LP by steel string guitarist Daniel Bachman (who formerly recorded and performed as Sacred Harp). Though young in years, he plays with a technical facility and emotional depth equal to that of the greatest fingerstylists. His discography is already full of strong releases, but this new recording is the first I've heard to fully capture the intimate beauty that many have witnessed in his live acoustic performances across the country. Authenticity has been a issue that has plagued folk music for much of the 20th century and these days anyone can pick up a style that was previously known only to a few mountainfolk. While Bachman's playing is surely reminiscent of the spiritual searching sound of Robbie Basho, and indeed the spectre of Fahey looms large, he is no Johnny-come-lately. There is a real open and, dare we say, 'Psychedelic' vibe to Bachman's playing that elevates it out of the realm of tradition and into the 'now.'"