• Artist: Lee Alexander
  • Title: Wheel
  • Genre: Folk, Country - Alternative
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Percussion, All Other, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/20/2012
  • Lyric themes: Bad Luck, Restless, Frustration, Determination, Independence
  • Lyrics: That old wheel keeps Turning round Keeps us chained to This soulless town And it’s all just An outside bet Better days come ‘round Now and then And there ain’t no knowing Where it’s going to land You know it’s either going to wind up On the red or black Well, trying to make it Down in Houston A five number bet Is something you get used to Ain’t this life just Like roulette Better days come ‘round Now and then And there ain’t no knowing Where it’s going to land You know it’s either going to wind up On the red or black And this life is An outside bet Better days come ‘round Now and then And there ain’t no knowing Where it’s going to land You know it’s either going to wind up On the red or black
  • Keywords: simple, acoustic, Bass, Organic

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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