• Artist: Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters
  • Title: Mansion
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/3/2013
  • Lyric themes: Release Needing Freedom, Soul Searching, Confusion, Existential Quandry, Longing
  • Lyrics: SHE HOLDS ME CLOSE NOW BUT WE’RE WORLDS APARTNEED SOMETHING STRONGER TO MY HEARTBEAT STARTTHIS WORLD IN MOTION SWAYS MY JUDGEMENT SOMEHOWLETS MY EMOTION TAKE CONTROL OF ME NOWWHAT’S TO BELIEVEWHERE’S THERE TO RUNWHO DO YOU FOLLOW NOWWHICH IS THE PATH THAT’LL FINALLY LEAD US HOMESOMEWHERE DEEP INSIDE THE HEART THERE LIES THE KEYTO THE MANSION AT THE END OF THE ROADDADDY I’M STILL HUNTING DOWN YOUR SACRED COWSFEEL THE WORLD WEARY PLOW IN THE FURROW OF MY BROWAND I’M STILL WILD AND I’M STILL RECKLESS, GODLESS AND I’M PROUDBUT SOMETIMES IN THE QUIET NIGHT I CRY MY TEARS OUT LOUDWHAT’S TO BELIEVE ETCIN THE SONG OF THE SIREN THE SILENCE OF WALLSIN THE TAKING AND THE LEAVING THE THRILL OF IT ALLIN THE POISON OF THE PEN THE POLLUTION OF FEARWE CRY FOR OUR MEMORIES AND LAUGH AT OUR TEARSWHAT’S TO BELIEVE
  • Keywords: simple, acoustic, gentle, Bass, Organic

About Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

Leichhardt, New South Wales Australia

Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters

“A literate songwriter, in the tradition of Texas troubadours Joe Ely, James McMurtry & Robert Earl Keen, whose vignettes come alive with recognisable characters & familiar backdrops, Mark has pulled out all stops here to produce his strongest and most accessible album yet".
- Kim Cheshire, Country Update Magazine


mark lucas & the dead setters

In 2011 with half a dozen albums under his belt & a new studio album with long-time collaborators, the Dead Setters, hitting ...

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