• Artist: Lee Alexander
  • Title: Carol Anne
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Ethnic, Percussion, Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/20/2012
  • Lyric themes: Traveling, Release Needing Freedom, Restless, Struggle Hardship, Moving On Letting Go, Independence
  • Lyrics: The stars never come out at night Do you remember how they used to shine Before the sodium lights Came in and drowned them from view? And the same thing will happen to you If you keep hanging around Carol Anne, you’ve got to get out of this town You outgrew this place long ago And the cycle of ignorance that it extols There’s nothing to do around here But keep having babies and live on the dole And these fools that you think are your friends They’re only just holding you down Carol Anne, you’ve got to get out of this town And the longer that you hesitate now The harder it is to break out Carol Anne, you’ve got to get out of this town
  • Keywords: simple, gentle, Bass, Brass, Natural, Organic

About Lee Alexander

Lee Alexander in studio

Perhaps Houston Press writer Nicholas L. Hall summed it up best when he wrote, “Listening to multi-instrumentalist Lee Alexander is a lot like taking a leisurely stroll through about a century of American popular music...Alexander has earned a reputation as both a strikingly original voice and an able torch-bearer for a broad handful of American musical idioms, layering Nilsson-esque pop-standard fare, dusty country ballads, the occasional bluesy stomp, touches of jazz classicism and damn near ...

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