• Artist: GOLD HILL
  • Title: FAR AWAY
  • Genre: Country - Classic
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Percussion, All Other, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Patriotism, War, Missing a Loved One, War, Devotion
  • Lyrics: FAR AWAY By Dale Wagner and Glenn Biehler Musical intro I listen to you breathing as I wake up from my sleep Can’t find the words to tell you of the secret that I keep Tomorrow I’ll be leavin’ Tomorrow I’ll be gone For there’s fighting down in Vicksburg And I must protect our home Chorus Far away, across the Mississippi Far away, I’ll be home in the spring But the war has come And I haven’t got a say I’ll be leavin’ in the morning And I’ll travel far away Musical break The sun shines through the window, the baby starts to cry It’s time to say “I love you”, it’s time to say “good-bye” I wish I had a choice now I wish that I could stay But my duty’s calling softly So I’ll have to go away Chorus Repeat Musical ending
  • Keywords: americana, Bass, Nashville


Meet GOLD HILL......Glenn Biehler, Ruthie Brock, Neil Nissing and Dale Wagner

We would like to introduce ourselves………..
After more than twenty years of writing and playing music together, GOLD HILL is more than just a band. You can hear it in our original songs as they meander through the Folk genre, dipping their toe in Pop, Bluegrass, Country, Rock, and a little Boogie Woogie along the way! Our bluegrass instrumentation is only a “smoke screen” for the smorgasbord of acoustic ...

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