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Yellow (WB03)

By spry on January 18, 2020 6:42 am

I was working on another track this week with electronic instruments (I'll finish it later lolz) but I ended up doing something different.

Got some excellent inspiration from my friends Kelly and Brian in a group brainstorming session. Ended up with some lyrics and put some guitar chords to them. Some inspired harmony and I'm just going to leave this one a bit raw. We worked on other things but I would estimate an hour and a half of work writing and drafting the song and another hour and a half of recording guitar and harmonies later that evening.  Total work time about 3 hours!


I had a job once
I had a bit of money
I drank a lot of coffee
And I turned the walls to corn

An incandescent glow
A brass patina grows
Wondering why all the people
Say the moon is yellow

A bruise that tastes so sweet
From a cowardly feat
Crossing lines across the road
Falling sands from dunes to glasses

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January 20, 2020 10:00 am

Really like the pacing in the last four lines. Nice timing

January 21, 2020 3:45 pm

Love the surreal quality of the lyrics over the laid back acoustic.  Nice change of pace from pure electronic.

January 22, 2020 10:15 am

How lovely.

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