Halcyon Days - Steve Roach - Stephen Kent - Kenneth Newby
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  1. Halcyon Days
  2. First Day
  3. Rainfrog Dreaming
  4. Snake Brothers
  5. Slow Walk at Stone Wash
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  1. Halcyon Days
  2. First Day
  3. Rainfrog Dreaming
  4. Snake Brothers
  5. Slow Walk at Stone Wash
  6. Riding the Atlas
  7. Calyx Revelation
  8. Kingfisher Flight
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The liner notes explain that the ancient Greeks believed that somewhere in the world, the gods calmed the storms of winter for two weeks so the descendants of Alcyon, the once human kingfisher, could lay their eggs on still waters. Halcyon Days, the album, is an interpretation -- a mixture of space music and ethnic instruments -- of this mythical event, and not quite as "quiet" as I would imagine these days to be. At any rate, they are not the quiet you'd find on an angel cloud, but the sultry peacefulness (the sound of the ...

Halcyon Days 1996, Valley Entertainment

UPC: 025041107228

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