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This track is from the cassette album “Journey To The Center Of The Earth”, recorded on a walkman on August 29, 1999. Less than 100 copies were made and sold. “His Name Was Water” is a suite of sorts; the parts can be called A)I Am A Frog, B)Scott Walker, C)Empty Ocean, D)Rules Of
Tripping (borrowed from my already-existing song “The Last Time I Did Acid I Went Insane”), E) Mississippi Half Step Uptown Toodeloo (written by the Grateful Dead), F)Frog Reprise/Water.


from Tapes From The Crypt, '97​-​'01 (​$​8), track released August 29, 1999



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Jeffrey Lewis New York, New York

Native New Yorker Jeffrey Lewis is a comic book writer/artist and a musician.  Jeffrey Lewis and his band tour the world, mixing folk with noise and sharing stages with the likes of Stephen Malkmus, The Mountain Goats, and more. Jeffrey has had albums on Rough Trade since 2001, his comic Fuff has been running since 2004, and he's been featured by NPR, The History Channel, The NY Times and more. ... more


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