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Free Design, The - Kites Are Fun
Tracklist
1Kites Are Fun
2Make The Madness Stop
3When Love Is Young
4The Proper Ornaments
5My Brother Woody
659th Street Bridge Song
1Don't Turn Away
2Umbrellas
3Michelle
4Never Tell The World
5A Man & A Woman
6Stay Another Season

Free Design, The
Kites Are Fun

Light In The Attic | Item No: 391016
Tape | 2014 / US – Original | New
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Item Description
Fans of the Beach Boys, the 5th Dimension and other seminal pop artists have a gaping hole in their music collections if it doesn’t contain Kites Are Fun, the 1967 soft-psych-pop masterpiece from The Free Design. Never heard of the band? You’re not alone. Although now admired by audiophiles such as Beck, Stereolab and The Polyphonic Spree, The Free Design never achieved mainstream fame – an injustice that still puzzles many critics. In 1966, the family act was filling New York City coffee houses with dreamy, deceptively complex harmonies when acclaimed producer Enoch Light signed the siblings – Bruce, Chris, and Sandy Dedrick – to his Project 3 label. One year later, The Free Design debuted with Kites Are Fun. Nine of the album’s songs are originals, notably the title track, which became an instant soft-pop classic; well-chosen covers, including the Beatles’ “Michelle” and Simon & Garfunkels’ “The 59th Street Bridge Song,” complete the collection. Thirty six years after its release, and for the first time in North America on CD, Light In The Attic proudly presents The Free Design, introducing the group to a new generation of listeners.
Item Details
Item No:391016
Artist:Free Design, The
Titel:Kites Are Fun
Label:Light In The Attic
Katalog-Nr:LITA004
Format:Tape
Pressing:US – Original
Release Date:2014
Genre:Pop
Style:1960s
Available since:28.10.2014
Condition:New
Price: 15,99 € 9,59 €
Weight:250g (plus 250g Packaging)
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