Incredible String Band – Incredible String Band/The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion/The Hangmans Beautiful Daughter

Double CD – £9.99
Catalog No. BGOCD1205
Incredible String Band/The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion/The Hangmans Beautiful Daughter by Incredible String Band
  • The Incredibles’ first three albums for Elektra Records, dating from 1966, 1967 and 1968
  • Clive Palmer left the group after the first album, resurfacing at a later date to form C.O.B. Mike Heron and Robin Williamson continued as a duo; ‘The 5000 Spirits’ made the UK Top 30 albums while ‘The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter’ was a UK Top 5 album, spending nearly 6 months on the charts, and also made the US Top 200
  • Heron and Williamson are still gigging and recording
  • Digitally remastered, slipcased and with extensive new notes


The Incredible String Band:

  1. Maybe Someday 
  2. October Song 
  3. When The Music Starts To Play 
  4. Schaeffer’s Jig 
  5. Womankind 
  6. The Tree 
  7. Whistle Tune 
  8. Dandelion Blues 
  9. How Happy I Am 
  10. Empty Pocket Blues 
  11. Smoke Shovelling Song 
  12. Can’t Keep Me Here 
  13. Good As Gone 
  14. Footsteps Of The Heron
  15. Niggertown 
  16. Everything’s Fine Right Now


The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion:

  1. Chinese White 
  2. No Sleep Blues 
  3. Painting Box 
  4. The Mad Hatter’s Song 
  5. Little Cloud 
  6. The Eyes Of Fate 
  7. Blues For The Muse 
  8. The Hedgehog’s Song 
  9. First Girl I Loved 
  10. You Know What You Could Be
  11. My Name Is Death 
  12. Gently Tender 
  13. Way Back In The 1960s


The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter:

  1. Koeeoaddi There 
  2. The Minotaur’s Song 
  3. Witches’ Hat 
  4. A Very Cellular Song 
  5. ‘Mercy’, I Cry, ‘City’ 
  6. Waltz Of The New Moon 
  7. The Water Song 
  8. Three Is A Green Crown 
  9. Swift As The Wind 
  10. Nightfall

More music from Incredible String Band:

  1. Be Glad For The Song Has No Ending/Liquid Acrobat As Regards The Air – Incredible String Band
  2. Earthspan/No Ruinous Feud – Incredible String Band
    Earthspan/No Ruinous Feud
    Double CD Set BGOCD628
  3. Hard Rope & Silken Twine – Incredible String Band
    Hard Rope & Silken Twine
    Single CD BGOCD1093
  4. I Looked Up – Incredible String Band
    I Looked Up
    Single CD BGOCD1166
  5. U – Incredible String Band
    Double CD BGOCD1164
  6. Wee Tam & The Big Huge – Incredible String Band
    Wee Tam & The Big Huge
    Double CD BGOCD1191
  7. Changing Horses – Incredible String Band
    Changing Horses
    Single CD BGOCD1320