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The Incredible String Band (sometimes abbreviated as ISB) was a psychedelic folk band formed in Scotland in 1966. The band built a considerable following, especially within the British counterculture, before splitting up in 1974. The group's members are musical pioneers in psychedelic folk and, by integrating a wide variety of traditional music forms and instruments, in the development of world music. The group reformed in 1999 and continued to perform until 2006.

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  • "Regarding the title, Mike Heron said at the time:- 'The hangman is death and the beautiful daughter is what comes after. Or you might say that the hangman is the past twenty years of our life and the beautiful daughter is now, what we are able to do after all these years. Or you can make up your own meaning - your interpretation is probably just as good as ours.'"
  • Always wanted to met the Hangman's Beautiful Daughter !!!
  • this is so fucking incredible
  • блин...ведь...это же....какофония...просто какофония...ну это невозможно слушать...я считал себя довольно закалённым слушателем после The Velvet Underground и Jefferson Airplane..но эта музыка выносит мне мозг.
  • been listening to earthspan lately i always ignored it because people act like it's not good but its good RIP clive
  • Thanks for the beautiful music, Clive. Rest in Peace.
  • RIP founding member Clive Palmer
  • Best when dying at sundown!
  • best band ever
  • Best sticking with the Beach Boys, MyHeartofHearts.

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