Earth Rot

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Earth Rot
Studio album by David Axelrod
Released 1970
Genre Baroque pop, jazz, rock, soul jazz
Length 28:15
Label Capitol
Producer David Axelrod
David Axelrod chronology
Songs of Experience
(1969)
Earth Rot
(1970)
Rock_Messiah
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Earth Rot is a 1970 album by David Axelrod. The tracks on side 1, "The Signs", include lyrics adapted from the Book of Isaiah, while songs on side 2 include lyrics adapted from "Song Of The Earth Spirit", a Navajo creation legend.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by David Axelrod; "lyrics adapted by Michael T. Axelrod from The Book of Isaiah, The Old Testament and adapted from Song of the Earth Spirit, a Navajo origin legend."

Side 1
  1. "Warning Talk Part 1" – 2:50
  2. "Warning Talk Part 2" – 4:25
  3. "Warning Talk Part 3" – 4:41
  4. "Warning Talk Part 4" – 3:05
Side 2
  1. "The Signs Part 1" – 3:46
  2. "The Signs Part 2" – 3:44
  3. "The Signs Part 3" – 5:44

Personnel[edit]

  • Dennis Budimir, Louis Morell - guitar
  • Robert West, Arthur Wright - bass
  • Don Randi- piano
  • Earl Palmer - drums
  • Gary Coleman, Sonny Anderson - percussion
  • Ernie Watts, Jack Kelso, William E. Green - saxophone
  • Richard Hyde, Richard Leith - trombone
  • Allen De Rienzo, Frederick Hill - trumpet
  • Clark Eran Gassman, Diana Lee, Gerri Engemann, Jacqueline Mae Ellen, Janice Gassman, Jerry Whitman, Jon Joyce, Lewis E. Moreford, Tom Bahler - chorus

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