We've updated our Terms of Use. You can review the changes here.


A draft that was never developed, it's the only demo/outtake that features an obviously electronic drum part. Besides being musically repetitive and not particularly interesting, I felt that the theme around the end of the war, along with the speech by Winston Churchill, was redundant.

In the final album, I decided to convey the same type of announcement with a very brief radio broadcast by the BBC, which can be heard at the very end of 'Skinny Kid'.


from After 1989: A Trip To Freedom (Original Demos & Outtakes), released April 30, 2020
Written and produced by
Simone Silvestroni

Performed by
Simone Silvestroni / bass, drums, piano, synth, sound effects
Paolo Clementi / electric guitar

Management by
Christopher Carvalho / Unlock Your Sound Ltd

© 2019-2020 Minutes to Midnight.
℗ 2019-2020 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Minutes to Midnight. Minutes to Midnight is the exclusive trademark of Simone Silvestroni. All trademarks and logos are protected.

Made in the EU.


all rights reserved



Minutes to Midnight Milan, Italy

A digital polymath, I’ve been working as a sound and web designer for more than 25 years.

Storytelling with music was always a huge magnet as a young listener, hence why the concept album is my favorite medium as a composer.
... more

contact / help

Contact Minutes to Midnight

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code

Report this track or account