• Artist: John Hoskinson
  • Title: Guaranteed
  • Genre: Rock - Alternative Pop, Pop - Alternative Pop
  • Mood: Up/Positive, Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Textures/pads, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Giving Advice, Modesty, Family, Regret
  • Lyric hook: Don't take my advice, you're better off to blindly roll the dice. It's bound to pay off more than any tips you'd get from me, guaranteed
  • Lyrics: Your mother's eyes - Your mother's hair That's my chip on your shoulder - Please beware So good to see you step right in Pour a drink - play your hand I'll do my best to understand First listen close to this bum My only words of wisdom Don't take my advice You're better off to blindly roll the dice It's bound to pay off More than any tips you'd get from me Guaranteed Try to see me as I am The one who left you - the broken man Then listen close to this bum My only words of wisdom {chorus} We both want the same thing A better life for you than I could ever bring
  • Keywords: Brass, Bright, Guitar

About John Hoskinson

John Hoskinson

Los Angeles, CA United States

European Tour - 2006

John Hoskinson is a singer/songwriter praised by critics for his engaging melodies, immediate vocals and smart lyrics. Raised in California’s Inland Empire as the only boy amongst 6 sisters, Hoskinson trained his ear on the bright Britpop of The Beatles and Elvis Costello and the blissed-out sunshine of The Beach Boys. While soaking up classic song structure, Hoskinson’s upbringing simultaneously helped make him a keen observer of the human condition and an auteur of the ...

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