• Artist: Absent Kid
  • Title: Note to Self
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock, Rock - Alternative Pop, Pop - Alternative Pop
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Electronic Sounds/Noises, Textures/pads, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Loops/Samples, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/5/2010
  • Lyric themes: City, Political Criticism, Uncertainty Questioning, Confusion, Money, Courage
  • Lyrics: All hands to the pump Is the nation you love? You were dressed in a flag I won’t be phased, so Pretend that we aint over, It's such a pity that we, Pretend that we aint over Is this city that you love? Out of breath, out of cash This is a note to self Cast all logic aside Lead with my heart now Hold out a little longer But can we really? Can we hold out a little longer Is this the city that you love? Don’t take it out on yourself This is not ours to mend I think I’ll close my eyes and wait for the end (x3) The streets aren’t paved with gold The streets are stained with blood I think I’ll close my eyes and wait for the end Pretend that we aint over, Is this city that you love? (repeat)
  • Keywords: sad, Bass, Guitar, Lo-Fi
  • Ending type: End Sustain

About Absent Kid

Absent Kid

Colchester, Essex United Kingdom

Martin, Richard, Kerri, Mark and Craig are Absent Kid. Based in Colchester, Essex, they play an energetic brand of indie-pop.

The fledgling Absent Kid got their first break winning the Diesel U-Music Award for Best New Rock act and began receiving press, notably in the NME, Kerrang and on Drowned in Sound. The band released debut mini-album ‘I Burnt Down the Family Business’ through legendary North London indie label Fierce Panda. To support the album the ...

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