• Artist: Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters
  • Title: Tearin' This Old House Down
  • Genre: Country - Bluegrass
  • Mood: Up/Positive
  • Speed: Very Fast (160 +)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/3/2013
  • Lyric themes: Redemption, Moving On Change Letting Go, Awakening/Enlightenment, Happiness Joy
  • Lyrics: I’VE STOOD ‘TWEEN THESE WALLS MANY A LONG NIGHT AND NEVER FELT A WIND SO COLD THERE’S NONE SO DARK AS HAVE SEEN THE LIGHT AND STILL THE DARKNESS HOLD I’M TEARIN’ THIS OLD HOUSE DOWN I’VE SOWN ALL MY WILD OATS NOW LIVED IN CASTLES MADE OF SAND BUT NOW I’VE DRAWN MY MASTER PLAN AND I’M TEARIN’ THIS OLD HOUSE DOWN I’VE WALKED DOWN THAT OLD ROCKY ROAD THE LAST TIME NOW I’M BOUND FOR HIGHER GROUND I’VE FELT THE TOLL OF MIDNIGHT’S CHIME A SAD AND LONESOME SOUND I’M TEARIN’ THIS OLD HOUSE DOWN THERE’S A GUIDING LIGHT FROM THE HOUSE OF LOVE SHINES LIKE A BEACON THROUGH THE RAIN AND THE FIRE THAT BURNS IN THE HOUSE OF DAWN LIGHTS THE PATH THAT SHOWS THE WAY I’M TEARIN’ THIS OLD HOUSE DOWN
  • Keywords: peppy, energetic, happy, americana, Bass

About Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

Leichhardt, New South Wales Australia

Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

“A literate songwriter, in the tradition of Texas troubadours Joe Ely, James McMurtry & Robert Earl Keen, whose vignettes come alive with recognisable characters & familiar backdrops, Mark has pulled out all stops here to produce his strongest and most accessible album yet".
- Kim Cheshire, Country Update Magazine


mark lucas & the dead setters

In 2011 with half a dozen albums under his belt & a new studio album with long-time collaborators, the Dead Setters, hitting ...

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