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A classic Pop album that is ageless

An online article on 70's prog rock that mentioned Shawn Phillips and its Second Contribution album brought me right back to this gem of an album.

I was surprised at how this collection of songs have not aged and could be released today with the same acclaim it got back in 1971 (yes, I am that old to remember...)

This album and its long-titled first track (She Was Waiting for Her Mother At The Station in Torino..... or better know as "Woman") was the one of my favorite of that year. To rehear it again is a joy.

If you do not know this album, you are in for a great surprise. If you do, welcome back to a classic


Born: February 03, 1943 in Fort Worth, TX

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Shawn Phillips is one of most fascinating and enigmatic musicians to come out of the early-'70s singer/songwriter boom. The mere fact that he was a musician as much as a singer and songwriter made him stand out, and helped him attract a dedicated following. His refusal to shape his music -- which crosses between folk-rock, jazz, progressive, pop, and classical -- to anyone else's expectations allowed him to hold onto a large and dedicated cult following, without ever achieving the stardom that his...
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