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10 aprile 2018

Forever Ago

THE STORY OF FOREVER AGO – JOHN KRUTH & LA SOCIETÀ DEI MUSICI I first met Claudio Scarabottini three years ago in the Autumn of 2014 when we played the music for Shakespeare’s The Tempest for the New York-based experimental ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


Forever Ago

10 aprile 2018

Hunting for Water

Hunting for Water is dedicated to the wonderful Austrian-born artist/architect/visionary/ environmentalist Friedensreich Hundertwasser. The bits of vocalese are a tribute to the late-great composer/author Elizabeth Swados who introduced me to my co-producer/musical collaborator Claudio Scarabottini in 2014.   THE STORY OF ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


Forever Ago

10 aprile 2018

The Old Communist

The Old Communist was written in Milna, on the Isle of Brac, off the coast of Croatia where my sweetheart, Marilyn and I spend our summers at her family’s ancestral home. She thought she had better go to church ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


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10 aprile 2018

Checkers with My Cat

Checkers with My Cat portrays a broken-hearted loser, all alone after his lover has gone, and even his cat has had enough of his sorry routine.   THE STORY OF FOREVER AGO – JOHN KRUTH & LA SOCIETÀ DEI MUSICI I first ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


Forever Ago

10 aprile 2018

Blonde

Blonde is a fun and funky jam, an ode to what those pretty women will do to you, whether blonde, brunette or…   THE STORY OF FOREVER AGO – JOHN KRUTH & LA SOCIETÀ DEI MUSICI I first met Claudio Scarabottini three ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


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10 aprile 2018

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is a true story about my old friend Paul Finger from Milwaukee, who loaded up some bags full of toys, fruit and candy and trudged through the falling snow to “deliver to some folks who lived across ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018



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10 aprile 2018

Vacation

Vacation is another fever dream, not mine, but one I imagined after witnessing a nun faint on a hot summer afternoon while she was waiting to board a bus in Split, Croatia. The exhaust fumes and her habit proved ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


Forever Ago

10 aprile 2018

Drivin’

Drivin’ was inspired by another hallucinatory road experience, this time driving across Alligator Alley down in southern Florida, getting lost in the gloaming and missing my flight.   THE STORY OF FOREVER AGO – JOHN KRUTH & LA SOCIETÀ DEI MUSICI I ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018


Forever Ago

10 aprile 2018

Mr. Crow

Mr. Crow is just another installment in my on-going obsession with the big black bird that has figured into just about everything I’ve written, from poems to songs and stories. Sometimes the best music is made with as little ... Read More »

aprile 10, 2018