We are slow in getting there, but Brent’s always recording all these stories and songs and strange little films that are mostly cool, but will otherwise probably never see the light of day. We’re posting them here.
Here’s Brent’s at home alone demo for “To Many Men Strange Fates Are Given.” It’s about the woman who sewed the spacesuit for Laika. The title and last line are cribbed from the same Stevie Smith poem.
This is the song from Brent’s 2007 film Walt Whitman’s Brain:
Walt Whitmans Brain