- Strung Behind The Sun
- The Green Pajamas
- CAM005CD / SB05D
- Released: Aug 15, 1997
- Label: Camera Obscura / St. Brigid
- This is the Camera Obscura CD. There are a limited number of these left, with no immediate plan to re-issue. This is the "version two" issue of the CD, in a jewel box.
$17.00, post paid, to anywhere in America or Europe.
Tom Cox, writing in The Guardian, called it: "One of the Top 10 neglected American classics."
The All Music Guide gives it four stars and says "...gorgeously written and orchestrated..."
From the Camera Obscura website...
"Over the course of 15 songs, the Pajamas stage the biggest comeback since Lazarus, and show why no-one can touch them in their chosen genre. "Strung Behind the Sun" is a dazzling ray fired into the prism of psychedelia refracting off in all directions. Lyrically, it is a winter record, and one imagines long creative afternoons spent in Seattle coffeehouses under siege from the rain. The listener is treated to songs about snow and Madonna complexes, family and strangers, love and loss..."