• Artist: Robert Oakes
  • Title: Gone
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Piano, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, All Other, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Time, Pleasure, Optimism, Thankful
  • Lyrics: One night One moment in two lives A fire in the sky, a bursting of light Here and then it's gone I was out of time Confined to my fine mind When you woke me from sleep You broke me down deep You were here and now you're gone But in that time, I wanted to love again I opened my heart and let it all in We drank the wine and felt skin upon skin again And for that moment in time I wanted to live again
  • Keywords: simple, Bass, Organic

About Robert Oakes

Robert Oakes

Tyringham, MA United States

i've been writing songs and playing music for pretty much as long i can remember. maybe it all started when, as a kid, i would help my father, a singer and drummer, carry his equipment into bars and clubs and wedding halls and set up for his gigs. or maybe it was when i'd watch my grandmother, who was totally unschooled, sit down at the piano in the family room and belt out old-time songs ...

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