• Artist: Mark Lucas & the Dead Setters
  • Title: The Ring
  • Genre: Folk
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/3/2013
  • Lyric themes: Personal Philosophy, Determination, Sentimental, Devotion, Longing
  • Lyrics: WEARS THE RING ROUND HIS NECK SAYS HE’LL NEVER FORGET HER THAT SHE’LL ALWAYS BE THERE AT HIS SIDE AND IT’S BEEN TEN YEARS AND THOUGH I NEVER MET HER I CAN SEE THAT SHE’S STILL ON HIS MIND NOW LOVE IS AN OCEAN AND TIME IS A RIVER AND YOU KNOW THAT THEY’LL MEET BY AND BY WE ARE BUT LEAVES ADRIFT ON THE WATER CARRIED AWAY ON THE TIDE SOME ARE JUST DREAMERS OTHERS HEART BROKEN BUT THEIR TALES ARE ALL OF ONE HUE FOR THE MOTHERS THE LOVERS DISPOSSESSED OR FORSAKEN EACH DAY IS A NEW SHADE OF BLUE BUT LOVE IS AN OCEAN…IT’S A DOG EAT DOG WORLD BUT IN THE HEAT OF THE MOMENT THERE’S A SPACE WHERE THE TABLES CAN TURN AND IF WE ALL STAND TOGETHER WITH OUR HEARTS AND MINDS OPEN MAYBE TOGETHER WE’LL LEARN THAT LOVE IS AN OCEAN….NOW YOU AND I WE WALK IN SILENCE NO WORDS HAND BETWEEN US AS OUR HEARTS CROSS THE BRIDGE OF OUR EYES WE’VE WEATHERED SOME STORMS AS WE’VE SAILED THROUGH LIFE’S SEASONS IT’S CLEAR AS THE SUN IN THE SKY THAT LOVE IS AN OCEAN…
  • Keywords: simple, 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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