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The Madcap Laughs

Odyssey and Oracle
They Want You All To Sing Along
The Wind On The Water
Cream. Disraeli Gears
Cream 2005
Incredible String Band
the song has no ending
5000 Spirits or The Layers of The Onion
Songs In The Key Of Life
The Visit
The Mask and Mirror
The Book Of Secrets
Lillian Gish 1893-1993
Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music '70
Odessey and Oracle
The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn
Chapter VII - The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn
The Wind In The Willows
Chapter III - The Wild Wood
Chapter IV - Mr. Badger
Chapter V - Dulce Domum
Kenneth Grahame 1859-1932
A Saucerful Of Secrets
The Madcap Laughs
It's A Beautiful Day
American Odyssey
Jefferson Airplane
Happy Trails
Édith Piaf 1915-1963
Paul McCartney
Chaos and Creation In The Backyard

The Madcap Laughs 1970 [click for larger image]
Harvest SHVL 765 1970

Lp: Harvest SHVL 765
Produced by David Gilmour & Roger Waters
except Terrapin No Good Trying Love You
No Man's Land Here I Go and Late Night
produced by Malcolm Jones
Engineers: Jeff Jarratt, Pete Mew,
Mike Sheady, Phil McDonald, Tony Clark

Syd Barrett (vocals, guitar);
David Gilmour (guitar, bass instrument);
Vic Saywell (tuba);
Mike Ratledge (keyboards);
Hugh Hopper, Roger Waters (bass instrument);
Robert Wyatt, John Wilson (drums).

Overdubs on No Good Trying and Love You:
 Mike Ratledge: keyboards
Hugh Hopper: bass
Robert Wyatt: drums

1. Terrapin
2. No Good Trying
3. Love You
4. No Man's Land
5.Dark Globe (Wouldn't You Miss Me?)
6. Here I Go
8. Golden Hair
9. Long Gone
10. She Took A Long Cold Look
11. Feel
12. If It's In You
13. Late Night


related internet links

a truly remarkable and
extremely detailed
article, by Malcom Jones,
on the making of this
album, which is not for
everyone. you either love it
or you loathe it

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