Clothesline Revival / Greatest Show On Mars, The
Album:Greatest Show On Mars, The Collection:General
Artist:Clothesline Revival Added:Jul 2014
Label:Paleo Music 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2014-07-25 Pull Date:2014-09-26 
Week Ending:Sep 21Sep 14Sep 7Aug 24Aug 17Aug 10Aug 3Jul 27

Recent Airplay
1.Sep 20, 2014:Global Warming
O Happy Land
4.Sep 09, 2014:Global Warming
Move Up
2.Sep 20, 2014:BravoMarco Variety Show
Not Have No Spot
5.Sep 01, 2014:Global Warming
O Happy Land
3.Sep 19, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Not Have No Spot, O Happy Land
6.Aug 21, 2014:Homeward Bound
O Happy Land

Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2014-07-25 
Americana reinvented, Alan Lomax & others field recordings with updated instrumental backing.
Produced by and all instruments arranged and played by Conrad Praetzel(except harmonica by Turner Junior Johnson) All tracks are GREAT
1: 2:25 mid tempo, female vocal, nice guitars with handclap percussion
2: 2:26 mid tempo, INSTRUMENTAL
3: 3:14 slow to mid male vocal with harmonica then tremolo? guitar noodling(Turner Junior Johnson recorded by Alan Lomax, Clarksdale, MS on July 19, 1942.)
4: 4:20 mid to faster INSTRUMENTAL nice guitar picking with drone therimin
5: 4:47 slow to mid, male spoken word with electronics & e guitar (Unidentified 80 year old preacher’s sermon radio broadcast, SF Bay Area, 1980s.)
6: 1:59 slow instrument noodling
7: 3:30 mid tempo, electronic gunshot sounds then female vocal (Sidney Hemphill Carter) with tremolo guitar
8: 3:13 fast pounding e guitar boogie INSTRUMENTAL
9: 2:30 banjo, guitar, mandolin? with bass & drums INSTRUMENTAL
10: 2:24 mid tempo, male spoken word ( about UFO sighting), kick drum with low drone
11: 2:21 slow to mid tremolo e guitar noodling and drone INSTRUMENTAL
12: 4:08 mid tempo, male vocal & chorus with blues guitar & drum (Ed McNeil and “unidentified men” recorded by Alan Lomax at Fred McDowell’s home in Como MS on September 25, 1959.)
13: 2:23 mid to faster guitar INSTRUMENTAL

Track Listing
1.O Happy Land 7.Leather Britches
2.March Of The Cosmic Puppets 8.Barnun's Boogie
3.Steal Away 9.Barrel Of Feathers
4.The Last Train From Pluto 10.A Mysterious Light
5.Not Have No Spot 11.Olympus Mons
6.The Electric Ant 12.Move Up
 13.Cosmic Puppets Revisited