• Artist: Steve Shaw
  • Title: Living in a Box
  • Genre: Country - Alternative, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), All Other, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Soul Searching, Sadness Depression, Frustration, Low Self-Worth, Despair Misery, Loneliness
  • Lyrics: Living in a box that stays the same Straining just to see myself on a higher plain Kicking up the same old piece of ground, anyhow Sometimes I die it makes me want to fly But I don’t want to go I know you think it’s dumb But for everywhere I’ve been It always comes undone And everything’s ok At least it is to you It’s what I cling to most The only thing that’s true Living in a box Checking in for one more boring day Watching as the clocks fall down And slowly melts away Listening just to hear the same old sounds, anyhow Sometimes I die it makes me want to fly But I don’t want to go I know you think it’s dumb But for everywhere I’ve been It always comes undone And everything’s ok At least it is to you It’s what I cling to most The only thing that’s true Living in a box
  • Keywords: light, Ballad, Bass, Guitar, Desire, Home, Organic

About Steve Shaw

Steve Shaw

St. Louis, MO United States

American singer/songwriter Steve Shaw continues to evolve with his songwriting and recording direction. Shaw writes from a very personal level, as his songs are filled with both pain and understanding; hope and despair. He questions spirituality, religion, and politics. Raised in a middle-class, Catholic family that was deeply rooted in the union trades, Shaw often champions the working class and the social aspects of the poor versus the rich; the powerful versus the powerless. With ...

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