Popol Vuh - Spirit Of Peace

Popol Vuh
Spirit Of Peace
Label: One Way Static Records ‎– OWS15
Type: Vinyl, LP Vinyl, LP, Single Sided All Media, Album, Limited Edition, Pink/Silver Swirl
Country: US
Date of released: 27 Jun 2017
Category: Electronic, Rock
Style: Krautrock, Ambient


A1 We Know About The Need 4:29
A2 Spirit Of Peace I 3:23
A3 Spirit Of Peace II 7:23
B1 Spirit Of Peace III 8:00
B2 Song Of Earth 8:16
C Take The Tension High 17:48

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Quadrat Studio
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Johannes Fricke
  • Licensed From – Edition Popol Vuh
  • Distributed By – Light In The Attic
  • Exclusive Retailer – Light In The Attic
  • Exclusive Retailer – Mondo
  • Licensed From – Johannes Fricke


  • Acoustic Guitar – Daniel Fichelscher
  • Artwork – Eric Wollo*, Tormod Opedal
  • Artwork [Concept] – Florian Fricke
  • Guitar – Bernd Wippich, Conny Veit
  • Mixed By – Bernd Wippich
  • Music By – Daniel Fichelscher (tracks: B1), Florian Fricke
  • Piano – Florian Fricke
  • Producer – Florian Fricke
  • Vocals – Florian Fricke, Renate Knaup


Expanded double vinyl edition, comes with extra tracks that were not featured on the original pressing.

Black vinyl #700 copies with silk screened D-side.
Color Vinyl Variant #300 copies pink/silver swirl (exclusively available from Light In The Attic, Mondo & Transmission) (This version).

Color vinyl version comes with sticker.

Track 1 is the original soundtrack to "Gasherbrun, die leuchtende Berg" (English translation: The Dark Glow of the Mountains), Werner Herzog's 1984 documentary about Reinhold Messner (the German alpinist who first ascended Mount Everest alone, without any medical assistance, in 1980).

Recorded at Quadrat Studio, München, March-June 1985.
Licensed from Johannes Fricke @ Edition Popol Vuh

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 045079825215

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
C001 Popol Vuh Spirit Of Peace ‎(LP, Album) Cicada Records C001 Norway 1985
8528 Popol Vuh Geist Des Friedens ‎(Cass, Album) Verlag Hermann Bauer KG 8528 Germany 1985
KS 80034 Popol Vuh Spirit Of Peace ‎(LP) Base Record KS 80034 Italy 1987
C001-4 Popol Vuh Spirit Of Peace ‎(Cass, Album) Cicada Records C001-4 Norway 1988
OWS15 Popol Vuh Spirit Of Peace ‎(2xLP, Ltd, Num, TP) One Way Static Records OWS15 US 2017