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Life on Mars 03:31
It's a god-awful small affair To the girl with the mousy hair But her mummy is yelling, "No!" And her daddy has told her to go But her friend is nowhere to be seen Now she walks through her sunken dream To the seat with the clearest view And she's hooked to the silver screen But the film is a saddening bore For she's lived it ten times or more She could spit in the eyes of fools As they ask her to focus on [Chorus:] Sailors fighting in the dance hall Oh man! Look at those cavemen go It's the freakiest show Take a look at the Lawman Beating up the wrong guy Oh man! Wonder if he'll ever know He's in the best selling show Is there life on Mars? It's on America's tortured brow That Mickey Mouse has grown up a cow Now the workers have struck for fame 'Cause Lennon's on sale again See the mice in their million hordes From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads Rule Britannia is out of bounds To my mother, my dog, and clowns But the film is a saddening bore 'Cause I wrote it ten times or more It's about to be writ again As I ask you to focus on
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Tapestries 03:13
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Disciple 04:33
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Soldier 04:05
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Lord I feel like going home I tried and failed and I`m tired and weary Everything I've done was wrong And I feel like going home Lord I tried to, to see it through But it was too much for me So now I`m coming home to you Yes I feel like going home Cloudy skies are closing in And not a friend around to help me From all the places I have been Lord I feel like going home Lord I feel like going home I tried and I failed and I`m tired and weary Everything I've done was wrong Lord I feel like going home

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After the final show of their 2018 acoustic tour Damian Wilson and Adam Wakeman decided to go into the studio for one day and try to capture the onstage chemistry. They played through songs performed on their 27-date tour through Europe, which had an ever-changing set list every night, and recorded everything.

Aside from stripped down versions of songs from their joint albums and both their solo catalogues, the album also contains a selection of cover songs that were part of the tour set list: Life On Mars (David Bowie) and Feel Like Going Home (Charlie Rich). Soldier is played in Damian’s original song arrangement, before it became a Headspace track.

“I've never made an album that left me so exposed before. We both recorded completely live in the studio, so every noise from the piano damper pedal, every breath, every note and expression is laid bare on the recording. There's something magical about not being able to alter or fix anything once you've captured a performance.”
- Adam Wakeman –

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released January 11, 2019

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Damian Wilson London, UK

Damian Wilson is an English musician, songwriter and vocalist who has appeared on over 70 separate album releases.

Damian is mostly known in the rock genre, for bands and projects such as Headspace, Threshold, Star One, Ayreon, Praying Mantis and Rick Wakeman. As a solo artist he has released 5 solo albums, a DVD and a retrospective double album and 2 acoustic albums with Adam Wakeman.
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