• Artist: Hick'ry Hawkins
  • Title: Blood Runs Cold
  • Genre: Country - Classic, Folk
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin)
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/4/2011
  • Lyric themes: Storytelling, Despair Misery, Regret
  • Lyrics: BLOOD RUNS COLD (D/A/G) Alone drunk and wasted At the end of a broken life Never got the job the money 2.3 kids or a wife Like an old El Camino Up on blocks in a trailer park A long lost promise lays forgotten in the dark “And blood runs cold Like a train run off the track And blood runs cold It’s a hard and natural fact Oh the hearts only beating Enough to keep the pain alive And blood runs cold When the sun don’t remember to shine” When I first started out On this trail I’m on There was a rainbow on every horizon But soon they were gone Now the spirit is busted And the body’s all beaten down This old engine had rusted And the headlights have faded to brown “And blood runs cold Like a train run off the track And blood runs cold It’s a hard and natural fact Oh the hearts only beating Enough to keep the pain alive And blood runs cold When the sun don’t remember to shine”
  • Keywords: sad, simple, acoustic, americana, Nashville, Organic

About Hick'ry Hawkins

Hick'ry Hawkins

Charlotte, NC United States

“Imagine a long white Cadillac with Hank Williams, Sr. driving, Steve Earle riding shotgun, David Lee Roth in the backseat and the body of Sid Vicious banging around in the trunk!”

Somebody will have to shoot Hick’ry Hawkins before he’ll ever stop playin’! With a sound most often compared to Dwight Yoakam, Jason and the Scorchers, The Cramps and Jay Hawkins, The Hick’ry Hawkins Band unites fans of Honky Tonk, Country and Punk Rock, delivering ...

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