There's only pictures hung in the shadows left there to look at you.



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Multi-Platinum songwriter & Established Veteran of the NJ Circuit

George Karak has a long history on the New Jersey circuit. Most notably, Karak was present for the recording of Jon Bon Jovi’s debut album Bon Jovi in 1984, where the two championed the hit song “Runaway”. The songwriter also made contributions to tracks on Bon Jovi’s album The Power Station Years 1980-1983.

In the 1990’s Karak contributed internationally to two critically acclaimed albums released in Europe and Japan entitled Dangerous Nights and Believer.

George has recently been seen in the studios of Nashville recording and co-writing around town. He has worked with countless musicians and projects over the years.

Most recently George teamed up with musician Fernando Saunders (Lou Reed, Jeff Beck, Heart) on his album I Will Break Your Fall, co-writing “Angel” and the title track “I Will Break Your Fall”.


Who I’ve worked with


News about me

“On the 30th Anniversary of Bon Jovi's Debut, We

Track Down the Guy Who Wrote 'Runaway”

The Wire | Jan 21, 2014


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