• Artist: Big Bus Dream
  • Title: Hear Me Roar
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Aggressive/Edgy, Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Frustration, Politics, Rebellious, Struggle Hardship, War, Hypocrisy
  • Lyric hook: Now what the hell are we fighting for, what the hell are we dying for, I could have been so much more, now hear me roar
  • Lyrics:   Hear Me Roar the school bell rings we always hit our mark you can't play rugby in a parking lot it's always been the story, i've never been the glory i've stood in front of statues, stood in front of walls stood in front of doorways in long dark halls don't call me a tinker, don't call you a thinker you've got those brains frying, doves crying in a single roar, like a closing door we got our blame flying, doves dying in a single roar like closing doors what the hell are we fighting for i could of been oh so much more oh hear me roar oh hear me roar my thumbs goes up, another ticket to ride a ticket to bury all those little land mines i can runaway and hide but i can't hide from you my life in a crate, now sleeping on a grate on army cots and damp cell blocks wonderful to see ya, don't call yourself a leader someones crying, somethings dying in a single roar, like closing doors what the hell are we fighting for what the hell are we dying for i could of been oh so much more oh hear me roar oh hear me roar oh hear me roar my god the fire cuts right to our core we ain't no strangers,we've been here before my god the fire in her eyes i saw if this is the end, we could of been so much more went and bought some flowers, almost saw my preacher tried to buy a gun but did some time in kingston kept looking up thought i was in danger bought some rum, went and saw my preacher he's got a gun, met him 1st in kingston never looked up, so never were in danger you got your planes flying, doves crying in a single roar, like closing doors we got our blame flying, somethings dying in a single roar, like closing doors what the hell are we fighting for oh what the hell are we dying for oh i could of been so much more yeah now, we could of been so much more oh now, hear me roar oh hear me roar yeah now, hear me roar oh hear me roar now now now, hear me roar oh hear me roar c'mon now what the hell are we fightin' for c'mon now what the hell are we killin' for now, now, now hear me roar oh hear me roar now, now, now hear me roar oh hear me roar yeah, hear me now yeah hear me
  • Keywords: simple, punching, aggressive, Bass, Guitar, Organic, punchy

About Big Bus Dream

tracking The Jesters of Xmas Town

Lead & backup vocals, guitar, keyboard Programming - Mike Shannon is a product of New York’s CBGB post-punk club scene and toured early on with the Stray Cats (then Tom Cats). He founded Charlotte 4th Ward in 2000 and BBD in '06. After 9 years out of music, his 1999 4th Ward debut charted on the National CMJ Top 100

Electric and acoustic lead & rhythm guitars – Chick Tsikouras played with Theatre Gallery, opening for ...

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