• Artist: Mara Levi
  • Title: I Get By
  • Genre: Rock - Alternative Pop, Pop - Alternative Pop
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Textures/pads, Percussion, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Loops/Samples, Horns/Woodwinds/Brass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Reminiscing, Struggle Hardship, Optimism
  • Lyrics: How will you remember meWill you even remember meAm I only a memoryAm I a sinking stone, ohI take these memories, all jumbled wordsand mysteries andI just try to get by, yeah, I just try to get byYou say it’s wisdom, I sayIt’s healing bruises, it’s justCaution and apathy andDramatic flair, ohI take these bruises with me hopingtime is all they need andI just try to get by, yeah, I just try to get byChorus:And I get by, yeah, I get byWith a mournful sigh , I get byOh, I get byYou ask what moves me, I sayThe eyes, they move me but it’sOtherwise emptinessAnd dramatic flair, ohI take this emptiness, I add arhyme and chorus and IJust try to get by, yeah, I just try to get byYou ask what moves me, I sayIt’s always the eyesYou want to know what scares meIt’s the fear of being left behindYou want to know what makes me laughIt’s being taken by surpriseYou want to know what makes me cry?Everything. Everything makes me cry.Chorus
  • Keywords: Brass, Guitar

About Mara Levi

Mara Levi

Washington, DC United States

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Mara Levi is a Smart Pop musician who specializes in transcending musical genres and building live multi-layered loops to accompany her songs. Her music is catchy and intelligent, and mixes bluegrass, hip-hop, folk, pop, and jazz. Classically trained, Mara grew up listening to folk music, studied jazz composition, and fell in love with Rock and Roll. Mara has been touring nationally for six years, and has had great success with her CD, What Are You? ...

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