• Artist: Dean Wolfe Band
  • Title: Rasputin
  • Genre: Folk, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), All Other
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: Restless, Frustration, Struggle Hardship, Patience
  • Lyrics: R a s p u t i n (c) Kurt Kramer, Dean Wolfe 2002 verse If I could write a song I would but words don't come easy to a thick head like mine If I could find the words I'd find them and play them like I feel them But my fingers are weak- they won't press the steel prechorus But I'm on the road again and I'm on the road and blue Thought I had the time in hand but I feel it slipping through Whoever said I'm gonna change my mind said I'd change a time or two You know everybody's got a line, I guess mine'll have to do chorus It's just another day with Rasputin It's just another day with the poison crown tryin' to burn me down It's just another day with Rasputin It's just another day in the part of town that's crumblin' down verse If this is as good as it gets then I better be gettin' on, gettin' on Because a life half-lived ain't worth too much and I've yet to pen a decent song, o so long repeat prechorus/chorus pre-bridge ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh oooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh oooh bridge Something must lift me and take me far from hell Some word, some deed, someone to... Something to lift me outro ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh ooh (times four)
  • Keywords: sad, simple, Guitar, Heartbreak, Organic

About Dean Wolfe Band

Dean Wolfe

victoria, british columbia Canada

Dean Wolfe, photo by Danielle Acken

Says Wolfe: "I write music so people know who I am."

He used to be too shy to sing around his wife, and quietly self-produced his own alternative pop rock and folk rock music mostly out of the various basements he'd lived in or nearby.

He has a knack for catchy melodies which he brews over for hours before getting near a recording machine.

For years Wolfe focused on instrumentation and the recording process: he plays piano, ...

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