Originally released in 1968, FOR THE SAKE OF THE SONG is a re-issue of Townes' well-known debut album. Produced by Jack Clement and featuring original liner notes by Mickey Newbury, Townes Van Zandt went on to cement his status as a cult icon among gifted song writers such as Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Emmylou Harris who eventually recorded their own covers of Townes' songs.
Originally released in 1968, FOR THE SAKE OF THE SONG is a re-issue of Townes' well-known debut album. Produced by Jack Clement and featuring original liner notes by Mickey Newbury, Townes Van Zandt went on to cement his status as a cult icon among gifted song writers such as Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Emmylou Harris who eventually recorded their own covers of Townes' songs.
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Format: CD
Label: FAPO
Catalog: 1087
Rel. Date: 09/04/2007
UPC: 767981108728

For the Sake of Song
Artist: Townes Van Zandt
Format: CD
New: Available to Order $16.99
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Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. For the Sake of the Song
2. Tecumseh Valley
3. Many a Fine Lady
4. Quick Silver Daydreams of Maria
5. Waitin' Around to Die
6. I'll Be There in the Morning
7. Sad Cinderella
8. Velvet Voices, The
9. Talkin' Karate Blues
10. All Your Young Servants
11. Sixteen Summers, Fifteen Falls

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Originally released in 1968, FOR THE SAKE OF THE SONG is a re-issue of Townes' well-known debut album. Produced by Jack Clement and featuring original liner notes by Mickey Newbury, Townes Van Zandt went on to cement his status as a cult icon among gifted song writers such as Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Emmylou Harris who eventually recorded their own covers of Townes' songs.

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''For the Sake of the Song: First Album'' is the first album by country singer/songwriter Townes Van Zandt released in 1968. - Wikipedia