We introduced different times Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter and musician Jens Kuross. He announced the release of a new album. Say Your Prayers is out later this year. “Give Me Your Ghost” is the first excerpt. Speaking about the creation of the song, Jens explains, “Co-writes are rare for me but this one actually started its life as a track for Frank Wiedemann’s “Howling” project. It ended up being reinvented a couple times until last year a really cool version made it onto his “Âme” record but my management thought that the bones of the tune warranted a life outside of the Berlin deep house scene so I decided to re-work it with my own aesthetic. It ended up being a bit of an object lesson in how a strong melody and lyric can live quite happily no matter what genre-specific trappings they’re clothed in. Maybe I’ll do a country western version next…”
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