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The Great Allure

by Ian Hawgood

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    Just found in storage - my last copy of this album. A bit worn around the edges after 11 years in storage but never played, with lovely design in an oversized package from Jeremy Bible

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Originally released on Experimedia in 2009 in an edition of 150 CDR.

Recorded between 2006 and 2009, 'The Great Allure' is an album about the wildness of travel and a hunger for that which is beyond to understand that which is in the present.

This version has been re-mastered in 2016 from the original recordings.

All music by Ian Hawgood.
Vocals on 'The Yesterdays Of Today, The Tomorrows Of Now' by Katherine Morrice.

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released September 7, 2016

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folk reels Brighton, UK

hello. my name is ian. i make music.

i am a member of observatories (IIKKI, Dauw, Quiet Details), Rosales (Archives, Pyramid Blood), Monogoto (12k, Polar Seas), Slow Reels (Morr Music), Lantscap (Infraction), Black Elk Quartet, Rion, Modular Sleep Patterns and more.

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