• Artist: Vagabond Orchestra
  • Title: Don't Fool Yourself
  • Genre: Latin - Tango, Latin - Cha-Cha-Cha
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Dramatic
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Ethnic, Percussion, All Other, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/26/2010
  • Lyric themes: Egotism Selfishness, Breaking Up Saying Goodbye, Attraction/Sex Appeal, Lies Deception, Jealousy Animosity, Affair
  • Lyrics: When you walked out the door You left little behind Just a book on the floor You read 'til chapter nine. And in the kitchen sink A piece or two of broken glass, my love Nothing less, nothing more, just a lonely heart. Ah, don't fool yourself I could eat you alive my friend, Ah, don't kid yourself It's not good to pretend. There's not much you took Ach, very little, mein Herz, You were only a shooting star Now there's nothing but Schmerz. Then you went very very far With that woman from Amsterdam Now your're back with that smile of yours And think I'll want you again. Ah, don't fool yourself . . . Just go back to Amsterdam Or was it Paris or Berlin Please don't tell me where you are Just go before I spill my drink. But wait before you turn away . . . Come here, mein Schatz, you're so adrett Before you go du schoener Mann Won't you please light my cigarette?
  • Keywords: latin, acoustic, Bass
  • Ending type: End Sustain

About Vagabond Orchestra

Imagine: Lounging in a smokey cabaret in Munich . . . wandering along the banks of the Seine . . . dancing with abandon on a Brazilian beach . . . these are just a few of the moods evoked by the the Vagabond Orchestra. Based in Seattle they write and play "world cabaret" music: a mixture of world idioms spiced up in a theatrical tradition. (If Edith Piaf sang a bolero in 1920's Cuba, ...

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