• Artist: Lee Alexander
  • Title: Mayhaw Wine
  • Genre: Rock - Alternative Pop, Jazz - 20’s - 40’s, Pop - Alternative Pop
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy, Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: State, Traveling, Reminiscing, Missing a Loved One, Home, Sentimental
  • Lyrics: I bought a paper, paid for my fare Hopped on the bus with just seconds to spare No matter where I go, my thoughts always carry me home Boarded the Greyhound from New Orleans Faded to sleep as we crossed the Sabine No matter where I go, my thoughts always carry me home Though I may stray somewhere far away I'm empty when I'm gone For my heart belongs where magnolias and dogwood bloom Under the paper-white moon she's waiting I almost taste that sweet mayhaw wine Feel the embrace of that ol' gal of mine No matter where I go, my thoughts always carry me home. Though I may stray from these pines some day I'm empty when I'm gone For my heart belongs where magnolias and dogwood bloom Under the paper-white moon she's waiting I almost taste that sweet mayhaw wine Feel the embrace of that ol' gal of mine No matter where I go, my thoughts always carry me home.
  • Keywords: jazzy, retro, jazz, americana, sultry, Brass, Cabaret, Guitar

About Lee Alexander

Lee Alexander in studio

Perhaps Houston Press writer Nicholas L. Hall summed it up best when he wrote, “Listening to multi-instrumentalist Lee Alexander is a lot like taking a leisurely stroll through about a century of American popular music...Alexander has earned a reputation as both a strikingly original voice and an able torch-bearer for a broad handful of American musical idioms, layering Nilsson-esque pop-standard fare, dusty country ballads, the occasional bluesy stomp, touches of jazz classicism and damn near ...

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