How It Runs

by Joshua Crane

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Written, sung, & recorded by Joshua Crane. Northampton, MA.
(9 original songs + 1 cover.)
Mixed & mastered by Dan Richardson. Up in the Basement. Northampton, MA.
Cover Photo: "Stagecoach" by R. Cantius. 1972


released July 1, 2010

Guest Musicians:
Joshua Baum, Plum Crane, Kyle Rodd, Patrick Clifford, & Thane Thomsen.

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1. Freedom
2. Say I Live
3. Frozen Dinners
4. Up King St.
5. Stay Blue
6. A Dream of Brothers
7. The Ghost of Tom Joad (B. Springsteen)
8. December
9. How it Runs
10. Back In



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Joshua Crane Northampton, Massachusetts

Over the last 14 years Crane has been delivering original songs with a voice that "can shock on first listen." (Ken Maiuri, His style of guitar is steeped in trad. folk & blues. Inspired by such varied artists as Joni, Elliott Smith, Rev. Gary Davis, Joshua's lyricism is a mood-space for introspection. He has opened for Richard Buckner & Califone, & self-produced 7 albums. ... more

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