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(Beige) [feat. Keiko Agena]

from Kaleidoscope by Monk Turner



You do not scream or shout or yell or rhyme or paint a picture.
You sit and wait and wait some more and be and be and be.
You are default, the flatland, simple.  Stretching out and stretching in.
You are what’s left when all is gone.  Under false and fake and pretend.
You have never pushed, or been pushed.
You are simply what’s been.
So be beige, fellow beige, if you dare to be beige
For a summer, or moment or breath.


from Kaleidoscope, released September 25, 2012
(Beige) [feat. Keiko Agena]
Music B.A. Monk Turner and The Poetry Band, Man
Words by Keiko Agena
Keiko Agena: Poet
Dean Mucetti: Drums
Ethan Halpern: Upright Bass
Chad Bloom: Keys, SK1
Eric Mora, Acoustic Guitar
Monk Turner: Electric Guitar
Recorded at Sogo Studio




Monk Turner Los Angeles, California

Over the last two decades, multi-instrumentalist Monk Turner has written and produced over 30 genre-defying concept albums. He’s been called “both daring and melodically gifted” by Music Connection Magazine for his unique approach to songwriting that takes influence from artists such as Elvis Costello, The Beatles, and They Might Be Giants. ... more

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