• Artist: Pearse McGloughlin
  • Title: Mercedes and the Kingfisher
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), All Other
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: Soul Searching, Loneliness
  • Lyrics: Gnarled branches point at you Their many fingered hands Telling you to turn your back on turning away An overcast idea of an autumn day On the third floor a curtain twitches and a kingfisher flies out Over your solemn walking bound for the underground The bends and the strain The patter of the rain Makes a sound like her name calling out Mercedes Mercedes, Mercedes di Canale On the third floor a curtain twitches and a kingfisher flies out Over your solemn walking bound for the underground bound for the underground bound for the underground
  • Keywords: simple, acoustic, Organic

About Pearse McGloughlin

Pearse McGloughlin

Dublin, Co. Dublin Ireland

Irish solo artist, Pearse McGloughlin, creates tender and haunting songs of forgotten moments and quiet reflection. Dreamy and atmospheric, his work has an organic aesthetic reminiscent of Mazzy Star or Grand Salvo, shot through with exuberant bursts of emotion. His debut album 'Busy Whisper' received widespread critical acclaim and made many ‘Best Albums of 2009’ lists.

Since the release of his debut, the video for 'Ways to Kill Werewolf', realised by Pearse's brother Kevin, won Best ...

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