Psych Folk, Remembering Barbara Mauritz

On the program for July 26, 2014, we remembered Barbara Mauritz of San Francisco’s pioneer psychedelic folk group Lamb. We also heard some old and new favorites in the psych folk genre.

Some links for Barbara Mauritz and Lamb follow.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Ayla Nereo Eastern Sun Hollow Bone (Jumpsuit)
Robin Williamson & His Merry Band Me & the Mad Girl A Glint at the Kindling (TMC)
Vashti Bunyan I’d Like to Walk Around in Your Mind Just Another Diamond Day (Warlock Music)
New Set
Lamb In My Dreams A Sign of Change (Wounded Bird / Sony)
Van Morrison Beside You Astral Weeks (Warner)
Lou Rhodes There for the Taking One Good Thing (Motion Audio)
Music Under Announcements
Pentangle In Time Sweet Child (Transatlantic)
Lamb Flying Cross Between (Collectors’ Choice Music)
Lamb Hello Friends Fillmore: The Last Days (Epic)
New Set
Lamb Sleepwalkers Cross Between (Collectors’ Choice Music)
Lamb Traveler’s Observation A Sign of Change (Wounded Bird / Sony)
New Set
Lamb Visions of Blackbirds Bring Out the Sun (Collectors’ Choice Music)
Lamb Ku Cross Between (Collectors’ Choice Music)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Country Joe & the Fish Magoo I Feel Like I’m Fixin’ to Die (Import)
Pearls Before Swine Man in the Tree These Things Too (Water)
New Set
Mike Laureanno Let Go Pushing Back Wintertime (CD Baby)
Nick Drake Which Will Pink Moon (Hannibal)
Lou Rhodes Janey One Good Thing (Motion Audio)
Tom Rapp The Swimmer (for Kurt Cobain) A Journal of the Plague Year (Woronzow)
New Set
Vashti Bunyan Turning Backs Lookaftering (DiChristina Stair Builders)
Tom Rapp Forbidden City Sunforest (Lemon)
Lou Rhodes The Ocean One Good Thing (Motion Audio)
Emmanuelle Parrenin Maison Rose Maison Rose (Lion Productions)
New Set
Joanne Rand Visualize Your Way In Still a Real World (Homefire Productions)
Lamb Live to Your Heart Bring Out the Sun (Collectors’ Choice)
Ayla Nereo From the Ground Up Hollow Bone (Jumpsuit)
New Set
Lamb River Boulevard Bring Out the Sun (Collectors’ Choice)
Pentangle No Exit Sweet Child (Transatlantic)

Lamb Links:

Wikipedia article on Lamb

S.F. Examiner obituary for Barbara Mauritz

Photographer Robert Altman’s remembrances

Manager Diane Rapaport’s remembrances

Guitarist Bob Swanson’s present-day site

Bass player Bill Douglass’s present-day site