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Tim Buckley: Live at the Folklore Center, NYC - March 6th, 1967

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Tim Buckley: <em>Live at the Folklore Center, NYC - March 6th, 1967</em>

Long-lost bootleg documents Buckley’s pretty picking and soaring voice

Listening to Tim Buckley emotively belting on Live at the Folklore Center, you can tell where son, Jeff, got his golden pipes.enjoyable listen despite sounding just a cut above a John Darnielle boombox recording. The only other downside to this unearthed Buckley bootleg is that—even with an artist as talented as he is—it’s a daunting task to hold a listener’s interest for 16 tracks with nothing more than voice and guitar. Still, if taken in small doses, this historical document—featuring a half-dozen never-before-released Buckley tunes and some engaging liner notes by Folklore Center proprietor, Izzy—offers many rewards.

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