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Blanketship & The Dollson Family Singers: Music with a Message (Gigante Sound)

"Spirtual AM radio classics" and unusual plunder song structures from the "Dollson Family" (Jaren Blum aka Blanketship), colliding pop, prog, gospel, electronics and much more.

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Jared Blum

The Dollson Family

Judy Dollson-soprano

Hot Carl Dollson-soprano

Blake Dollson-alto

Grace Dollson-alto

Samuel Dollson-tenor

Max Dollson-tenor

Dr. Eugene Simmons-bass guitar

Dominic Dollson-woodwinds, waterjug

D.L. Roth Bart-piano, synthesizer

Danny Dollson-drums, percussion

Dolly Dollson-lead vocal, mandolin

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Label: Gigante Sound
Catalog ID: GIGA006
Squidco Product Code: 12053

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2007
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock Sleeve
Written, produced and mixed by Jaren Blum, Bloom Studios, SF 2004-2006. Additional mixing by Bill Gould. Mastered by Myles Boisen at Headless Buddha, Oakland, CA

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"Somewhere in this collection is the song that restored and strengthened your spirits through those tough times. These are the old familiar renditions you remember, songs like Come With Me, Listen To Him, and American Beauty are collected here in one amazing album for the first time ever! This definitive collection, has been digitally remastered and is now ready to be added to your MP3 library.

Get down, lay back, or rock out with these spirtual AM radio classics! This new anthology gathers the best songs and instrumentals from the Dollson Family SingersŐ unforgettable career and inspiring tradition: part entertainment, part worship, all straight from the heart. Their powerful style combined folk and prog rock music, gospel hymns, manipulated electronic devices, microtonal melodies and loosely stoned jam sessions that have helped you overcome your greatest challenges and brought His light into your life as never before! Follow along as you listen to the powerful, moving lyrics of these songs that could change your outlook for the future.

For the first time ever, Blanketship and GiganteSound proudly present 12 of the Dollson FamilyŐs greatest hymns in one brilliant offering. Who can forget these strange songs that have truly stood the test of time?This superb LP brings back the days when romantic interludes meant dates at the soda shop, smokey nights in the basement, and listening to these beautiful hits you knew youŐd never forget. Now you can sing along again and again, remembering those times and celebrating your renewed trust in Him with Blanketship & the Dollson Family."-Gigante Sound

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Track Listing:

1. The Dollsons Welcome You 1:43

2. Let Him Into Your Heart 6:05

3. Come With Me 4:49

4. Listen To Him 4:16

5. St. Peter's Hymn 4:23

6. Heaven's A Place On Earth 3:26

7. American Beauty 4:15

8. Reach Up In The Sky 4:36

9. To Be A Missionary 2:34

10. It's A Beautiful Day 4:49

11. His Musky Fingers (Live Version) 6:05

12. The Dollsons Say Goodnight 2:52

Related Categories of Interest:

Organized Sound and Sample Based Music
Plunder & Sample Based Compositions
Song Based Music

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