Saturday, October 19, 2013

Free Download Robbie Basho inedit "Omar Khayyam Country"

Robbie Basho Live at the Deli Natural Restaurant, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Robbie Basho, concert steel string guitarist, plays 4 songs at the Deli Natural Restaurant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa---including the never before released on any album "Omar Khayyam Country"

This "mini concert" of 4 songs was performed July 21,1978, the night before he played at Sinclair Auditorium in Cedar Rapids.

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Restored Version Free Download

Recorded live at the Deli Natural Restaurant (owned by Chuck Sherer) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, this 1978 recording has been digitally restored and mastered from the original tape. A special thank you goes out to Ken Eaton, who not only had the foresight to record Robbie's show that evening, but also kindly offered his assistance in digitally transferring the tape for this release. We also want to thank Joe Churchich at Squeaky Clean Audio (Andover, MN) for his hard work in the restoration/mastering process.

released 14 March 2013
Ken Eaton - Soundboard recording and digital transfer
Joe Churchich (Squeaky Clean Audio) - Audio restoration and mastering
co-production by Kyle Fosburgh
Artwork by Ben Blegen