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Drag City To Reissue Albums By Portuguese Guitarist Carlos Paredes

Drag City will be reissuing two albums by Carlos Paredes, a Portuguese 12 string guitarist name-checked by Sir Richard Bishop, Will Oldham and Ben Chasny, and the man Six Organs Of Admittance dedicated their album School Of The Flower to.

Drag City will be releasing two albums on 7 November: Guitarra Portuguesa from 1967, and Movimento Perpétuo from 1971. Paredes passed away in 2004. For more details on Carlos Paredes's life and work, head here.