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In Another Life (featuring Mystified)


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MattGranz

 Genre: Ballad

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Mystified and I put this together over the last month. A song about unrequitted love. Mysti also does Cello on this song. My only wish is that drums weren't loops.
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Lyrics
I can see you standing there in the rain,
Colors bleeding in red and gold, the autumn road,
And our story told
In another life.

Nothing that was said could make it the same.
The leaves drift down to the waiting ground,
The only sound is the falling rain
And our words, in vain.

All those conversations...
It's as if we never tried.
And 'deathbed revelations' only means love will survive
In another life



In another life, you take my hand,
And side by side we harvest gold--
The springtime road--
As our dreams unfold
In another life

In colors bright we paint our portrait there
Our laughter is a welcome song
A lifetime long
An anthem, strong
In another life

In those grand tomorrows
All our happiness is shared
And words do not condemn us
They’re the bridge that takes us there
To another life
In another life
yes another life
In another life.



But now our conversations...
Eulogize a love that’s died.
And as you turn and walk away,
The epitaph that you’ve inscribed
Is Another Life

Lyrics © 2006 by Mystified
Song Stats
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Comments: 11
Fans: 7
Plays: 196
Downloads: 138
Votes: 8
Uploaded: Nov 13, 2006 - 03:06:48 PM
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2006 - 03:59:02 AM Last Played: Sep 04, 2017 - 01:34:05 PM
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Comments
stevel said 4027 days ago (November 13th, 2006)
Excellent
Great moody and melodic song...you can never get enough of Mysti's singing! The cello is a really nice touch. Wouldn't mind hearing the electric guitar come up a bit...but the melancholic grace of this one is perfect.
Well done
Steve
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said 4027 days ago (November 13th, 2006)
GReat music!
I love the great piano-guitar combo and of course the vocals
Vic Holman said 4026 days ago (November 13th, 2006)
color me happy!
a great song all over. i'm a little speechless. odd for me.

Vic
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said 4026 days ago (November 14th, 2006)
Groovin' stuff
Well mixed and balanced. Good vocals, very easily understood and heard. Easy on the ears for sure!! :)
MattGranz said 4025 days ago (November 14th, 2006)
Thanks all.
This production was a 500 pound Gorilla.
The kind words mean a lot.
Check out my latest song called Green Eyes
said 4025 days ago (November 15th, 2006)
Brit pop at its best
Love the moody wailing guitars in the background intertwining with the cello...

Lovely stuff...

Bryn
blaky smith said 4024 days ago (November 16th, 2006)
Nice tune
Such a good song. Nice singing, production and music, I like this melody. Bravo...
Marc
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ktb said 4023 days ago (November 16th, 2006)
yeah
really great. Mysti is incredible here. The cello was insane. Aimee Mann kept materializing in front of me. The production was sublime.
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RickW said 4017 days ago (November 22nd, 2006)
What pain.
And the pain is intensified because the love died in spite of the conversations. That is truly sad and painful. On a musical note, this song is awesome. Matt and Cat, the lyrics are great, the singing is superb, and the production is top notch!

God bless,

Rick
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futzpucker said 4008 days ago (December 2nd, 2006)
Epic
The arrangement of this song is very impressive, and obviously took a lot of work to accomplish. Every instrument is easily heard in its own space. The subtle entrances of the cello are beautifully done, and deftly placed. Cat's vocal track is intimate, expressive, and absolutely right for the instrumental track. Wonderful collaboration...
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aclarke said 3983 days ago (December 26th, 2006)
Really beautiful
A very satisfying song in every aspect. Once upon a time a song like this would have gotten a lot airplay. How sad that music on the radio these days is so sterile and unimaginative compared to this little gem. Perfectly played!

Great lyrics and a wonderful performance, Cat. You showed amazing restraint- I know you were just dying to bust out a high C!


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