The genius behind Holy Cow, Clothesline Revival’s most adventurous, funkiest and sublime album to date is Conrad Praetzel’s inspired quirky electronica that permeates the tracks and builds the terrain upon which the organic roots instrumentation can rollick. The music on this all instrumental album gravitates between insanity and serenity, boisterous blues and tender spirituals where a Moog synthesizer and a 1837 harmony arch top guitar can share the same sonic space. Read more…
Clothlesline revival has been celebrated on syndicated NPR.
“A real pleasure of an album, from the unexpectedly raucous electro funk and slide guitar work of Cow Cow Voodoo, and with a feeling of the species of the prairie and the desert everywhere through the shifting mood that drifts into what can only be called Cowboy Ambient. There’s a constant sense of movement – sometimes fast, sometimes slow – a journey of pure musical satisfaction.” — Chris Nickson, author and former contributor to All Things Considered