Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West

Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West is the twelfth studio album by composer and guitarist Robbie Basho, released in 1981 by Silver Label Recording. It was restored and remastered by Joe Churchich, Kyle Fosburgh, and John Dark and re-issued by Grass-Tops Recording on September 23, 2015.[1]

Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West
Robbie Basho - Rainbow Thunder.jpg
Studio album by
Released1981 (1981)
RecordedStudio C, Palo Alto, CA
Big and Famous Studio, Seattle, WA
GenreAmerican Primitivism
LabelSilver Label
ProducerRobbie Basho, Greg Haverfield, Dennis Reed
Robbie Basho chronology
Art of the Acoustic Steel String Guitar 6 & 12
(1979)
Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West
(1981)
Bouquet
(1983)

Track listingEdit

All music is composed by Robbie Basho.

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Redwood Ramble"2:43
2."Crashing Thunder"5:24
3."Moving Up A'Ways"6:07
4."Legend Of Mount Tamalpias"5:32
5."Rainbow Thunder"6:48
Side two
No.TitleLength
1."The Pathfinder"3:33
2."The White Buffalo"4:25
3."Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee"3:21
4."Home Again"3:57
5."The Long Lullaby"5:36
6."Black Hills Soliloquy"3:41

PersonnelEdit

Adapted from the Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West liner notes.[2]

Release historyEdit

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1981 Silver Label Recording LP SLR-029
2015 Grass-Tops Recording CD GTR-0023

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rainbow Thunder - Songs of the American West". Grass-Tops Recordings. 2015. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
  2. ^ Rainbow Thunder: Songs of the American West (sleeve). Robbie Basho. Silver Label Recordings. 1981.CS1 maint: others (link)