The Sound Of The San Francisco Christian Center – The Sound Of The San Francisco Christian Center – Gatefold LP Vinyl – LIMITED EDITION

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LIMITED EDITION – GATEFOLD LP VINYL.

Previously only available on private pressing housed in a gatefold jacket filled with photos and liner notes By Uchenna Ikonne.  When most people think of the musical legacy of San Francisco, the first thing that usually comes to mind is the Summer of Love. Much less likely are you to hear about the City by the Bay’s rich heritage of gospel music. Cultures Of Soul is proud to revisit this chapter in the city’s history with the reissue of The Sound Of The San Francisco Christian Center. The San Francisco Christian Center was one of the first churches to open its doors to disaffected hippies searching for a deeper spiritual substance. This era saw new, youth-driven forms of “Jesus music” that fused gospel messages with rock aesthetics. Chief amongst these new-style gospel artists was the San Francisco-based Andraé Crouch, who was one of the influences behind this recording. As a historical document, it provides a breathtaking view into the roots of contemporary gospel music, but as just pure music, it is a transcendent listening experience.

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Track Listing

A

No. Track Preview
01. I Found Jesus Listen
02. Hebrews 12:2
03. Let Him In (Your Heart Today) Listen
04. The Promise Listen
05. Glory (Jesus Set Me Free) Listen

B

No. Track Preview
01. Let Jesus Have His Way Listen
02. As I Worship You
03. Song Of Thanksgiving
04. Joy Listen

Additional information

input date 2nd July 2020
artist

The Sound Of The San Francisco Christian Center

format

Vinyl

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