Sacred Island

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Taj Mahal experienced something of a renaissance in the '90s, turning out a series of surprisingly strong records for Private Music. Since the albums were a success, it gave him the opportunity to make Sacred Island, a collection of Hawaiian music and Hawaiian-flavored blues. Even though there are a couple of weak moments, it works better than you might think, since Taj Mahal has never been a blues purist. As a result, it's an interesting detour that longtime fans will find fascinating.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (2) from $4.37   
  • Used (2) from $4.37   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$4.37
Seller since 2013

Feedback rating:

(19)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Good
04/07/1998 CD Good Free upgrade to 1st class shipping on all domestic orders under 13OZ.

Ships from: Frederick, MD

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$5.10
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(174)

Condition: Very Good
AUDIO CD Very Good 010058216520 U.

Ships from: ventura, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Taj Mahal experienced something of a renaissance in the '90s, turning out a series of surprisingly strong records for Private Music. Since the albums were a success, it gave him the opportunity to make Sacred Island, a collection of Hawaiian music and Hawaiian-flavored blues. Even though there are a couple of weak moments, it works better than you might think, since Taj Mahal has never been a blues purist. As a result, it's an interesting detour that longtime fans will find fascinating.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/7/1998
  • Label: Rca Victor
  • UPC: 010058216520
  • Catalog Number: 82165

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Calypsonians - Taj Mahal (6:28)
  2. 2 Coconut Man - Taj Mahal (7:31)
  3. 3 Sacred Island (Moku La'a) - Taj Mahal (5:12)
  4. 4 Betty and Dupree - Taj Mahal (5:59)
  5. 5 The New Hula Blues - Taj Mahal (4:44)
  6. 6 No Na Mamo - Taj Mahal (4:31)
  7. 7 Mailbox Blues - Taj Mahal (3:30)
  8. 8 Kanikapila - Taj Mahal (6:57)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Taj Mahal & The Hula Blues Band Primary Artist
Taj Mahal Guitar, Harmonica, Vocals
Rudy Costa Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Background Vocals, Zither, Kalimba, Sax (Curved Soprano), Pan Pipes
Fred Lunt Steel Guitar
Kester Smith Drums, cowbell
Carey Williams Background Vocals
Patrick Cockett Ukulele, Background Vocals, Liliu Ukulele
Pancho Graham Acoustic Guitar, Background Vocals, Acoustic Bass
Carlos Andrade Guitar, Ukulele, Vocals, Background Vocals, Slack Key Guitar, Tenor Ukelele
Wayne Jacintho Guitar, Ukulele, Background Vocals, Slack Key Guitar, Tenor Ukelele
Michael Barretto Ukulele, Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Rudy Costa Contributor
Fred Lunt Contributor
Sonny Mediana Art Direction
Carey Williams Producer
John Gilleran Engineer
Bernd Steinwedel Mastering
John Gilleron Engineer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously