New York in the 1960s

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New York in the 1960s
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Box set by John Cale
Released 17 August 2004
Genre Drone, avant-garde, minimalist
Length 186:11
Label Table of the Elements
John Cale chronology
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Professional ratings
Review scores
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Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

New York in the 1960s is an album by Welsh-born musician John Cale. It was released in August 2004 on American independent label Table of the Elements. It was three-CD box set of Cale's recording from 1960s.

Track listing[edit]

Disc 1
  1. "Sun Blindness Music, for organ" – 31:37
  2. "Summer Heat, for guitar" – 0:29
  3. "The Second Fortress, for vox organ" – 10:38
Disc 2
  1. "Dream Interpretation, for viola & violin" – 20:35
  2. "Ex-Cathedra, for vox organ" – 5:04
  3. "[untitled] for piano" – 12:30
  4. "Carousel, for synthesizer" – 2:34
  5. "A Midnight Rain of Green Wrens at the World's Tallest Building, for viola" – 3:20
  6. "Hot Scoria, for guitar & cimbalom" – 9:20
Disc 3
  1. "Stainless Steel Gamelan, cembalet & fretless guitar" – 10:24
  2. "At About This Time Mozart Was Dead And Joseph Conrad Was Sailing the Seven Seas Learning English pt. 1, for wollensak, viola & guitar" – 26:29
  3. "Terry's Cha-Cha, for ensemble" – 8:21
  4. "After the Locust, for electric piano & thunder machine" – 4:19
  5. "Big Apple Express, for viola, tape & voice" – 7:45
  6. "Cold Starry Nights, for voice, sarinda & bowed cembalom" – 2:19
  7. "Silent Shadows on Cinemaroc Island, for ensemble" – 8:42

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Unterberger, Richie. "Cale: New York in the 1960's". Allmusic. Retrieved 10 October 2013.