Track 11 of 12, Songs from the Empire, produced by Scott Brazieal.

Roger David Hardesty, spoken word. Remote recording … in an Oregon barn.

Poetry by Rick Moody, The Black Veil: A Memoir with Digressions.

Run time: 5:41. Released: 2012. Genre: Avant Garde, Experimental.


“… it is one of the more intriguing recordings I’ve heard in quite a while. Songs From the Empire builds upon influences as diverse as modern classical, progressive rock, electronic, and New Weird America.” (Avant Music News)

Album cover art: Songs from the Empire.