|Three Songs on a Trip to the United States|
|Studio album / Live album by|
|Recorded||Conny's Studio & Trident (studio)|
August 28, 1983, in Cologne (live)
|Label||Pure Freude (original release)|
Drag City (reissue)
|The Red Krayola chronology|
|The Encyclopedia of Popular Music|
|Spin Alternative Record Guide||8/10|
Three Songs on a Trip to the United States is the fourth album by the experimental rock band Red Krayola, released in 1983 by Pure Freude.The album was adopted by Drag City and re-issued on CD in 1997.
Alternative Rock singled out the album, writing: "Essentially an EP, the set peaks across its second side and a hefty live slab of stripped-down psychedelics."Rock: The Rough Guide called it "highly recommended."
|3.||"Wives in Orbit"||3:01|
|5.||"Portrait of You"||4:52|
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