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9 thoughts on “ FDR In Trinidad - Van Dyke Parks - Discover America (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Jun 23,  · Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Van Dyke Parks - Discover America at Discogs. Complete your Van Dyke Parks collection/5().
  2. A true melting pot of styles, "FDR in Trinidad" features the combined talents of Van Dyke Parks and Little Feat. The synergy of these two musical talents is quite interesting and wholly satisfying. The New Orleans blues funk of Little Feat meets the compressed, historically based, Depression-era love of Parks in a grooving, effortless style.
  3. Discover America Album. FDR in Trinidad Lyrics. Van Dyke Parks - FDR in Trinidad Lyrics. Artist: Van Dyke Parks. Album: Discover America. Heyo! SONGLYRICS just got interactive. Highlight. Review: RIFF-it. RIFF-it good. When Roosevelt came to the .
  4. A1 - Jack PalanceA2 - IntroductionA3 - Bing CrosbyA4 - Steelband MusicA5 - The Four Mills BrothersA6 - Be CarefulA7 - John JonesA8 - FDR In TrinidadA9 - Sweet TrinidadB1 - OccapellaB2 - Sailin' ShoesB3 - RiverboatB4 - Ode To TobagoB5 - Your Own Comes FirstB6 - G-Man HooverB7 -.
  5. Discover America, an Album by Van Dyke Parks. Released in May on Warner Bros. (catalog no. BS ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Calypso, Art Pop. Featured peformers: Van Dyke Parks (keyboards, piano, synthesizer, vocals, arranger), Garvin Adams (session musician), Murray Adler (violin), Laurindo Almeida (guitar), John Audino (trumpet), Israel Baker (violin), John Bergamo (percussion), Chuck.
  6. Nov 22,  · In fact Little Feat’s George and Roy Estrada both contribute to “FDR in Trinidad,” so fans of that band and George’s distinctive slide playing in particular should take note. But the most interesting instrumentalists included on Discover America are The Esso Trinidad Tripoli Steel Band, whose excellent Esso LP from was produced by Parks. Their mastery brings an authentic flavor .
  7. On his sophomore effort, Discover America, Parks finds America in the Caribbean. The album boasts lovely, languid renditions of great songs such as Little Feat's "Sailin' Shoes." The album boasts lovely, languid renditions of great songs such as Little Feat's "Sailin' Shoes.".
  8. Van Dyke Parks' second album, released four years after his celebrated 'Song Cycle', is an exploration of Trinidadian calypso music infused with Parks' ingeniously offbeat treatment. Like its predecessor, the record is clever, intriguing, and musically brilliant. 'Discover America' adds an unexpected ingredient: fun. The album opener echoes that of 'Song Cycle's, an intentionally degraded song.
  9. Van Dyke Parks’ second album, released four years after his celebrated Song Cycle, is an exploration of Trinidadian calypso music infused with Parks’ ingeniously offbeat treatment. Like its predecessor, the record is clever, intriguing, and musically brilliant. Discover America adds an unexpected ingredient: fun.

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