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Atacama – The Sun Burns Up Above
(Charisma Records  1972  CAS1060)
Matrix No’s: A1/B2 – UK Pressing

Sleeve in Very Good+ condition
– some wear to edges/corners, sticker mark top right corner – back cover has some rippling and discolouration on top half
Charisma Inner Sleeve in Excellent condition

Vinyl in Excellent+ condition
(there are some surface marks visible on the vinyl when held up to the light but they don’t affect the sound quality apart from some light pops/crackles)

Atacama was a Chilean-Swedish folk music group that was active in the 1970s and released three albums. Originally, the group consisted of Carlos Beyris (bombo), Carlos Morales (guitar, vocals), Juan Alvarez (quena, tarka, siku) and Francisco Roca (as Luis Veloz Roca, charango, vocals). As the group’s second album came out, it consisted of Carlos Morales, Elias Salazar (bombo), Francisco Roca and Thierry Carabin (quena, siku). In 1978, consisted of Francisco Roca, Christer Schapiro, Gaston Villaman and Joaquin Perez.

The Sun Burns Up Above is an album by Chilean-Swedish folk music group Atacama.

Track listing

A1 Aires Del Altiplano

Written By – Nuñez
A2 Caliche

Arranged By – Atacama
Written-By – Traditional
A3 La Viditay

Written By – Dominguez
A4 A Donde Vai Jilguerito

Written-By – Violeta Parra
A5 El Burrito

Written By – J. Aguirre
A6 Arriba Quemando El Sol

Written-By – Violeta Parra
B1 Sarkahuai

Written-By – Los Jairas
B2 La Tarijena

Arranged By – Atacama
Written-By – Traditional
B3 Puna

Arranged By – Carlos Morales
Written-By – Traditional
B4 Rin Del Angelito

Written-By – Violeta Parra
B5 Tarde He Venido

Arranged By – Atacama
Written-By – Traditional
B6 El Volantin

Written-By – Violeta Parra
  • BomboElias Salazar
  • Charango, VocalsLuis Veloz Roca
  • Design [Sleeve Design]Hipgnosis
  • Guitar, VocalsCarlos Morales
  • Liner NotesStratton-Smith
  • ProducerAtacama
  • Quena, Sampona [Siku]Thierry Carabin
Weight 1.00000000 kg


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