Tape from California

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Tape from California
Studio album by Phil Ochs
Released July 1968
Recorded early 1968
Genre Folk, Rock, Pop
Length 46:55
Label A&M
Producer Larry Marks
Phil Ochs chronology
Pleasures of the Harbor
(1967)
Tape from California
(1968)
Rehearsals for Retirement
(1969)

Tape from California is Phil Ochs' fifth album, released in mid-1968 on A&M Records. It continues Ochs' musical shift away from straight-ahead protest songwriting toward more orchestral and baroque arrangements.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Rolling Stone negative [1]
Allmusic 3/5 stars [2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Phil Ochs.

  1. "Tape From California" – 6:45
  2. "White Boots Marching in a Yellow Land" – 3:35
  3. "Half A Century High" – 2:53
  4. "Joe Hill" – 7:18
  5. "The War Is Over" – 4:25
  6. "The Harder They Fall" – 3:52
  7. "When In Rome" – 13:13
  8. "Floods of Florence" – 4:52

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmidt, Arthur (28 September 1968). "Tape From California". Rolling Stone. 
  2. ^ "Tape from California > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved December 15, 2011.