• Artist: John Meeks
  • Title: Jeff's Lament
  • Genre: Country - Alternative
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Anguish Desperation, Anger Hatred, Sadness Depression, Frustration, Struggle Hardship, Despair Misery
  • Lyrics: I can't handle knowing you are lovin' someone else I would rather murder you than live here with myself I aint never felt so cold or broken up in two Your love cut a hole in me and now I'm fallin' through Love's fallen down Love's fallen down Love's fallen down If you were true, I wouldn't have laid a hand on you Mornin' came in like a train and pulled me from my bed I was dreamin' you were here and lovin' me instead I thought when you married me your heart would be true But your love cut a hole in me and now I'm fallin' through (You shouldn't have run from me but...) Love's fallen down Love's fallen down Blood is on the ground If you were true, I wouldn't have laid a hand on you If you were true, and you didn't do, I wouldn't have laid a hand on you
  • Keywords: Bass, Brass, Guitar

About John Meeks

John Meeks

San Diego, CA United States

Genres: Alternative
You're never as good as you wanted to be.

Featuring Jimmy Lavalle of the Album Leaf on bass, and Matt Resovich of the Album Leaf and Black Heart Procession on Fiddle.

“His sound puts me in mind of Whiskeytown’s classic, Strangers Almanac, Uncle Tupelo, and the solo work of Old 97s’ Murry Hammond. But at the same time, “Been Down by Love” could have fit in perfectly on Doves’ superb offering from 2009, Kingdom of Rust. Like Ryan Adams with humility… Gene Autry would approve.” ...

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