First rising to prominence as a songwriter, HOYT AXTON carved out successful careers as a singer and actor as well, routed equally in Country, Folk, and Pop.
This album was originally released in 1969 featuring on lead guitar the legendary JAMES BURTON.
Highlights include Beelzebub’s Laughter, and the original version of his classic ‘Snow Blind Friend’.
To promote the album AXTON toured opening for THREE DOG NIGHT. The band heard his song ‘Joy to the World’, recorded it, and it topped the charts as a number one in the spring of 1971.
HOYT AXTON sadly passed away 26th October 1999, at the age of 61.
On the Natural, Way Before the Time of Towns, Beelzebub’s Laughter, Sunshine Fields of Love, It’s Alright Now, Gypsy Will, Revelations, Snow Blind Friend, Childhood’s End, Sunrise, King’s Wood Manor, Chase Down the Sun.