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Weight of the World


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jobu

 Genre: Acoustic Rock

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Difficult song to write. Personal lyrics. Thanks for listening.
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Lyrics
I am a child
Afraid of my shadow
Even though I know nothings out there.
A fly on the wall
In the back of my brain now
Just overhears doubts
And lines from my favorite songs

Listen outside to the sounds of the city
All of them climb a mountain like you
Still every time I feel like I'm choking
A crowd in the night just waits for its day in the sun.

The weight of the worlds on your shoulders
And nobody's coming for help
The weight of the worlds on your shoulders
And no one can save you but yourself.

Nobody's lives are deeper than their eyes go
Everyone's got more time on their hands than me
Always on point and smilin through the weakness
Characters cut from lines in my favorite songs
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Comments: 5
Fans: 4
Plays: 35
Downloads: 0

Uploaded: Oct 12, 2015 - 05:53:32 PM
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2015 - 05:54:14 PM Last Played: Mar 21, 2017 - 11:37:12 PM
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Daugrin said 680 days ago (October 13th, 2015)
Work in progress?
Personal lyrics? Naw. Just write what yer given and leave it alone.
The seventh chords are effective here. The production is less quirky than what I recall as your standard, which is the direction ya seem to be heading. The more commercial and tighter production might not have helped the ambience of this tune.
As usual, enjoyed this work, you always provide a great listen. Why you don't have a larger audience here at MJ is a travesty. Thank you for sharing your tunes with us.

Daug
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jobu said 678 days ago (October 14th, 2015)
Thanks
Yeah. I kept this production real fragile and vulnerable. I thought it served the song better. Thanks for the kind words.
Check out my latest song called You Know the Rest
Philip18 said 678 days ago (October 15th, 2015)
Weight of the world
Beautiful tone to the guitar. Gentle rhythm. Evocative vocal. Warm arrangement. Excellent work!
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alley-oop said 677 days ago (October 16th, 2015)
amazing
wowza...what an awesome track. fresh..I love this :-)
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paul f. page said 675 days ago (October 17th, 2015)
Lyrics...
Not sure I understand them. ... Music: what a solid mix, beautifully played, and your voice (with added harmonies) is wonderful. I really enjoyed the production of this simple song, the mix volumes all complimentary (complementary) to your vocal. Much enjoyed.
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