DAVID CROSBY If I Could Only Remember My Name


180-gram 45 RPM double LP – Mastered directly from the original master tape by Bernie Grundman.

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DAVID CROSBY If I Could Only Remember My Name

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DAVID CROSBY If I Could Only Remember My Name

If I Could Only Remember My Name was the debut solo record from David Crosby.

Recorded in 1970 after the passing of his girlfriend Christine and released in February of 1971, the album explores themes including loss and disorientation.

The album features a who’s who of contributors from the San Francisco Bay area including Paul Kantner and Grace Slick of Jefferson Airplane, Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead, and Santana, and his cohort from Los Angeles including Graham Nash, Neil Young, and Joni Mitchell.

The album has attained a cult status throughout the last 50 years, hailed for its spooky, psychedelic, and truly unique sounds.

AllMusic gave the album 4.5 stars, with reviewer Stanton Swihart writing: “With his ringing, velvety voice — the epitome of hippie crooning — and inspired songwriting, he turns If I Could Only Remember My Name into a one-shot wonder of dreamy but ominous California ambience.”

All the hallmarks of a top-notch Analogue Productions reissue are here for you to savor:

Mastered directly from the original master tape by Bernie Grundman and cut at 45 RPM.

Pressed on 180-gram vinyl at Quality Record Pressings, and housed in tip-on old style gatefold double pocket jackets with film lamination by Stoughton Printing.


Track List: DAVID CROSBY If I Could Only Remember My Name

Atlantic 75

Side A

1. Music Is Love

2. Cowboy Movie

Side B

1. Tamalpais High (At About 3)

2. Laughing

Side C

1. What Are Their Names

2. Traction In The Rain

Side C

1. Song With No Words (Tree With No Leaves)

2. Orleans

3. I’d Swear There Was Somebody Here



Analogue Productions

Analogue Productions It was in 1992 that Acoustic Sounds owner Chad Kassem reissued his first Analogue Productions title, Virgil Thompson's The Plow That Broke The Plains, originally on Vanguard. Analogue Productions began as a vehicle for Kassem to license his favorite all-time recordings and reissue them as remastered and as a superior version to the original release. Since its inception AP has reissued hundreds of titles, ranging from classical to folk, pop, rock, blues and jazz. Included in the many highlights of Analogue Productions' history are the Fantasy 45 Jazz Reissues, the Blue Note Reissues, and premium box sets of the music of such legendary acts as The Doors, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Nat "King" Cole and Norah Jones. True to its name, Analogue Productions works with the original analogue master tapes - more than any other reissue label! The result is superior sound - richer, warmer and more lifelike, than digital.

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