GFG Featured Artist: Moondog

Moondog – The German Years 1977 – 1999

Moondog was a strange dude.  One part outsider artist, one part brilliant composer and one part instrument maker.  He spent a chunk of his life living on the streets in NYC and would commonly be seen dressed as a Viking.  His compositions were beautiful and strange, but above all they were brilliant.  He worked with a lot of great composers and conductors right up until his death in 1999.

Author: gofreaksgo

Life long Chicagoan and Northwest side resident. Lover of music, off kilter outsiders and fuck ups. A List of My Ailments - - Chronic Goth Disorder - Early Onset Grumpiness - Bad Knees

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