A Version of Pasternak's
A Version of Pasternak's "Hamlet"

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Now It's Time
Now It's Time

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Coming Back to Bergson
Coming Back to Bergson

"I've spent half a hundred years out in the darkness/I'm going back to where I lost my way .... "

Pay the Piper
Pay the Piper

Chris Floyd (w/special guest Edsel Floyd) As much as America loves to keep itself well-wadded in historical amnesia, past actions do have consequences, and chickens sure enough do come home to roost. In what has been a long season of bad news -- with new wars, new chaos, mass death, riots, repressio...

A voice, a life, remembered: Edsel Floyd in performance
A voice, a life, remembered: Edsel Floyd in performance

This was taken from an aged cassette tape. Edsel Floyd sings "The King is Coming" at First Baptist Church in Watertown, Tennessee. The date on the cassette is given as 1994, but not specified beyond that. After several major illnesses and surgeries, his health was poor and his voice was not what it ...

Potomac
Potomac

Potomac Brown mass pushing through Virginia. On the banks of this complex I stood with my check on the rocks set there by the bulldozer. Often before, a break in the day, with birds and wind, and Washington visible past the water. Often before, in the brown heat, I would try to feel my way into the...

The Computers Came
The Computers Came

© 2014 by Chris Floyd

Lose Myself
Lose Myself

A field holler captured in the wilds of Glasgow, circa May 2011. From transplanted Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. For more music, see http://soundcloud.com/chris-floyd. Words and music © 2011 by Chris Floyd.

BLUE KEY
BLUE KEY

A song born in Russia, from Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. Music performed and arranged by Jordan Humber, with CF on vocals. Lyrics, music and artwork © 2012 by Chris Floyd. For more music, see http://soundcloud.com/chris-floyd. For prose, see www.chris-floyd.com.

The Midnight Breeze
The Midnight Breeze

The latest video from Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. See www.chris-floyd.com.

The Persians
The Persians

"The Persians" Let them march out to fight the Persians, And we will rise that very night To slaughter everyone remaining: Every Spartan, man and boy, girl and woman, in their beds. Not a house will be left standing, Not a stone unsmeared with blood. A hundred generations of helot pain Will be reven...

Sallie Chisum
Sallie Chisum

An historical love song from Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. For more music, https://soundcloud.com/chris-floyd. For political prose, see www.chris-floyd.com.

Looking at the Face
Looking at the Face

From Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. For more music, see http://www.myspace.com/wheelofheaven. For political prose, see www.chris-floyd.com. Lyrics: Well it seems like heavy weather Is coming down the line The air is thick and soupy Like wading through deep brine All along the far horizon ...

The Good Corporal
The Good Corporal

From Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. Dedicated to Bradley Manning, Julian Assange, Daniel Ellsberg, Sibel Edmonds and "all those who tell the hard truth to the state." For more music, see www.myspace.com/wheelofheaven. For politics and prose, see www.chris-floyd.com. Lyrics The Good Corporal...

Whisky and Fruit
Whisky and Fruit

From Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd and global music maven Nick Kulukundis. Words, music and vocals by Floyd; music arranged and played by Kulukundis. From their album "Wheel of Heaven."

MIDNIGHT VOW
MIDNIGHT VOW

The latest number from Tennessee songwriter Chris Floyd. More music: www.myspace.com/wheelofheaven. Prose: www.chris-floyd.com.

Bread is Life
Bread is Life

BREAD IS LIFE. Chris Floyd/Nick Kulukundis. Music by both, words and vocals by CF, all instruments & produced by NK. © 2010 by Chris Floyd and Nick Kulukundis

Brush Creek Threnody
Brush Creek Threnody

Written in Russia, recorded in Oxford, rooted in Tennessee. For more music by Chris Floyd, see www.soundcloud.com/chris-floyd. For politics and prose, see www.chris-floyd.com.

Down Cana Way
Down Cana Way

A rough sketch by Chris Floyd, a singer and writer from Tennessee. For more music, see http://www.myspace.com/wheelofheaven. For politics and prose, see www.chris-floyd.com. Lyrics: Down Cana Way Jesus turned the water into wine, wine, wine Jesus turned the water into wine I guess he thoug...

Sacred Parishes
Sacred Parishes

Chris Floyd is singer and writer from Tennessee. For more music, see https://soundcloud.com/chris-floyd. For politics and prose, see www.chris-floyd.com. Lyrics I want to go down to New Orleans Let the river take me nice and slow Right through the middle of those ancient scenes That the history b...