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Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 6, No. 10) Lost in the Works 2

Various Artists
Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 6, No. 10) Lost in the Works 2

Founded in 1982, Fast Folk Musical Magazine was a New York cooperative record label and magazine dedicated to reviving the city’s folk scene and serving as an outlet for performers to release their first recordings. The magazine depended on the availability of independent volunteer recording engineers to record musicians. Occasionally, these recordings became “lost in the works.” This is the second disc in a two-part series featuring eclectic tracks from various artists. Performers regale us with songs of lovers, workers, the forlorn, and the down on their luck. Primarily solo, acoustic guitar-led tracks, the occasional accompanying vocalist and additional instrument are featured. This disc also features a strong showing by Canadian folksters. The liner notes apologize that full musician credits remain, like the songs themselves, “lost in the works.”

Track Listing

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Pit Man Blues Rick Fielding 3:14
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102
November Lynn Miles 3:38
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103
Anna Marie Bob Snider 3:24
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104
Ode to Rural Manitoba Laine Hoogstraten 3:12
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105
Remember You My Friends Jim Rider 3:09
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106
The Land of the Banyan Karen Gamble 5:14
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107
Nickels and Dimes Ed Hornyak 2:36
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108
Secret of Mark's Success Charlie Kert 4:31
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109
Blue Reverie Carol LeClair 4:20
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110
Baby, I'm a Lot Like You Ron Nigrini 2:55
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111
Corey and David Gayle Ackroyd 3:28
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112
Camp Cook Cathy Elliott 3:10
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113
Home is Where the Heart Is Norm Hacking 4:19
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114
If I Could Dyan Maracle 3:08
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115
Isla Mujeres Glen Hornblast 3:34
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Easy Come, Easy Go Nick Halpern 4:08

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