Coming From Reality - LITA deluxe cut-out sleeve edition
Rodriguez’s vision of a perfect pop album and Music Mania classic!

Coming From Reality - LITA deluxe cut-out sleeve edition

Sixto Rodriguez

€ 26,95
  • LP
Label
Light In The Attic
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Description

Light In The Attic 180gm vinyl. Deluxe vinyl press, comes with OBI type strip and gatefold die-cut jacket.

Back in 1971, Coming From Reality was Rodriguez’s last gasp, the follow-up to Cold Fact and the final album he was allowed to record for the Sussex label. Unearthed, once again, by Light In The Attic Records, it’s another treat for fans new and old, designed – at the time – as Rodriguez’s vision of a perfect pop album.

Coming From Reality found Rodriguez decamping from Detroit to London’s Lansdowne Studios, where the album was recorded with some of the UK’s top talent including Chris Spedding (Sex Pistols, Dusty Springfield, Harry Nilsson) and producer Steve Rowland (The Pretty Things, PJ Proby and the man who discovered The Cure), who recalls Coming From Reality as his favourite ever recording project.

Highlights include the super-poppy “To Whom It May Concern”, the “Rocky Raccoon”-inspired “A Most Disgusting Song” and period piece “Heikki’s Suburbia Bus Tour”. 

Tracklist

A

  • 1.Climb Up On My Music04:54
  • 2.A Most Disgusting Song04:49
  • 3.I Think Of You03:26
  • 4.Heikki's Suburbia Bus Tour03:23
  • 5.Silver Words?02:05

B

  • 1.Sandrevan Lullaby-Lifestyles06:37
  • 2.To Whom It May Concern03:22
  • 3.It Started Out So Nice04:01
  • 4.Halfway Up The Stairs02:28
  • 5.Cause05:30

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