The Wisdom of King Joe Colli is a ten minute musical version of the first story in Teague Alexy's new book: The New Folklore: Lyrical Tales for Dreamers & Thinkers. Alan Sparhawk (Low, Retribution Gospel Choir) sings the part of King Joe Colli. Charlie Parr sings the part of Don Von Braughan. Teague Alexy sings the part of narrator. The music is performed by The Feelin Band - Nicholas David on grand piano, Jeff Engholm on upright bass & horns, Paul Grill on drums, Teague Alexy on acoustic guitar & harmonica, Ryan Young on violins & viola. Cover illustration by Sally Flanagan.
The Wisdom of King Joe Colli is the fourth musical release of the seven stories in The New Folklore: Lyrical Tales for Dreamers & Thinkers. How Lefty Stepanovich Turned Water Into Wine, Old Lady Truth and Three Little Fish have been previously released. The New Tune Of Elijah Swoon, Old Rickety Bridge and Teufelo’s Tongue are yet to be released.
The New Folklore: Lyrical Tales for Dreamers & Thinkers available through NORTH STAR PRESS.