Song Cycle - Van Dyke Parks
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  1. Vine Street
  2. Palm Desert
  3. Widow's Walk
  4. Laurel Canyon Blvd
  5. The All Golden
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  1. Vine Street
  2. Palm Desert
  3. Widow's Walk
  4. Laurel Canyon Blvd
  5. The All Golden
  6. Van Dyke Parks]
  7. Public Domain
  8. Donovan's Colours]
  9. The Attic
  10. Laurel Canyon Blvd
  11. By the People
  12. Pot Pourri
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Van Dyke Parks moved on from the Beach Boys' abortive SMiLE sessions to record his own solo debut, Song Cycle, an audacious and occasionally brilliant attempt to mount a fully orchestrated, classically minded work within the context of contemporary pop. As indicated by its title, Song Cycle is a thematically coherent work, one which attempts to embrace the breadth of American popular music; bluegrass, ragtime, show tunes -- nothing escapes Parks' radar, and the sheer eclecticism and individualism of his work is remarkable. ...

Song Cycle 2003, Sundazed

UPC: 090771514011

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Song Cycle 1990, Warner Bros.

UPC: 075992585620

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