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Roots Rock from Portland, Oregon. Alan Crouch lyrics, Ken Lowther music.
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Rain Falls Down by NorthPoint (lyrics Alan Crouch, music Ken Lowther)

Verse 1
Sits alone, stares at the phone
Long distance melancholy rainy day
Watch the storm, dream of home
No satisfaction find a better way

Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On Me.... and sets her free

Verse 2
Walk the streets, mournful city beat
Smell of espresso brings a cold morning smile
Drift away, liquid escape
Chase the clouds away for awhile

Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On Me.... and sets her free

Verse 3
Pass the time, bottle of wine
Lost in the music feelin blue and sad
Far away eyes, dream of surprise
Too many evenings lost on love gone bad

Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On
Rain Falls Down On Me.... and sets her free
Song Stats
Hits: 3851
Comments: 11
Fans: 4
Plays: 100
Downloads: 151
Votes: 2
Uploaded: Dec 06, 2007 - 02:25:33 AM
Last Updated: Dec 26, 2007 - 08:29:20 AM Last Played: Apr 22, 2019 - 08:29:25 AM
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ktb said 4213 days ago (December 6th, 2007)
right in the pocket all the way around. radio ready. nice job on the production. everything sounds like it was played live? great job
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NorthPoint said 4197 days ago (December 22nd, 2007)
Hi Karma,
Thanks for listening to Rain Falls Down! I'm new to macjams so still learning my way around (found this site from icompositions.com friends).
Have a happy holiday,


Check out my latest song called Still Waters
Doadars Uncle said 4212 days ago (December 7th, 2007)
Close production
Real nice sound. Classic melody. Well performed! Great mix!

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said 4196 days ago (December 23rd, 2007)
great punch
on the bass, cool rocker. Good clean vox, you guys meld very well.

. - Harold
Feter said 4194 days ago (December 24th, 2007)
Rain Falls Down
Man you Rock ...you realy sound so Classic Rocker
and i like it !! cool singin and harmnoney !!

Rock on !!!
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said 4183 days ago (January 5th, 2008)
I agree radio ready! Very catchy it stays with you. I like the nice bass sound you guys get. Sounds like a live band but I could be wrong! Great song!!!!
NorthPoint said 4182 days ago (January 6th, 2008)
thanks for listening
Zero, thanks for your kind words. We recorded everything in a home studio with Pat Yadon engineering and Phil Klahn mixing. I was happy we kept a live feel because we were playing these songs regularly around Portland when we made the recording. Charlie's drums had a nice "thump" to them I thought, and we got that bass sound by recording a Fender P bass direct into a computer through an M-Audio box with no effects, and then putting in a little EQ boost on the bass later, especially a notch at around 150khz. I learned that in a little recording book I read years ago - it is a trick to get the bass to show up in crummy old car speakers, etc. And the rest of the bass is a natural P bass sound - I think it comes out nice in a recording and glad you liked it too. Take care, Alan

Check out my latest song called Still Waters
Alannah said 4092 days ago (April 4th, 2008)
This brought a nice .....
... party (dance) atmosphere to my evening here ..... too bad I'm sitting here at my computer in my pajamas ! It indeed does have that nice classic rock sound to it !
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magnatone said 4092 days ago (April 4th, 2008)
Rain Falls Down
What a GREAT song! Sorry I'm getting to it so ridiculously late - better late than never? This is the beauty of songs that get linked in the chat - the chance to find these gems! You're great - thanks!
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VicDiesel said 4015 days ago (June 21st, 2008)
I could use some rain right now.
Great pop song. Straightforward delivery of the message, with efficient accompaniment. Nicely done.

The organ could have been mixed a bit louder in its solo. Other than that it sounds great. You've got a really good voice.
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NorthPoint said 4014 days ago (June 22nd, 2008)
Thanks Vic
Yes I agree we should have put that nice organ a little more up front in the mix. That's Phil Klahn on the organ, we love playing with him. And he mixed/mastered the tune so maybe he was being modest :)

Thanks for stopping by and listening, much appreciated!

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Name: NorthPoint
Location: Portland Oregon United States
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NorthPoint was formed in Spring of 2004, in Portland, Oregon. Ken Lowther (guitar, vocals) and Alan Crouch (bass, vocals) began writing original material, and Charlie Swift joined on drums to complete the line-up. NorthPoint plays rootsy, roadhouse r... [see more]

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