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Peter Walker

“Second Poem To Karmela" Or Gypsies Are Important

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LP Black $18
CD $5
LP Peach $15
  • Remastered from the original stereo 1/4" tapes
  • LP and CD feature expanded gatefold tip-on jackets and liner notes


Originally released in 1968 on Vanguard Records, Peter Walker’s album “Second Poem To Karmela” Or Gypsies Are Important was a ground breaking blend of folk, raga, psychedelia, Eastern and Modal sounds that has remained unsung for decades. While his debut album for Vanguard, Rainy Day Raga, has been reissued several times on LP and CD, this album (his sophomore effort), remains an obscure and hard to find vinyl relic. Until now….


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Preview Tracklist

  • 1 Second Song
  • 2 I & Thou
  • 3 Southwind
  • 4 Tear
  • 5 Barefoot
  • 6 Gypsy Song
  • 7 Circus Day
  • 8 Blake Street
  • 9 Socco Chico
  • 10 Mixture