• Artist: Allan Thomas
  • Title: Old Dog New Trick
  • Genre: Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Up/Positive, Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Giving Advice, Self-Empowerment, Change, Optimism
  • Lyric hook: Can you teach an old dog new tricks?
  • Lyrics: GONNA TAKE IT BIT BY BIT GONNA MAKE A GO OF IT WALK THRU THIN AND THICK TEACH AN OLD DOG A NEW TRICK YOU ASK ME HOW IT'S DONE MANY THINGS TO OVERCOME IT ALWAYS COMES DOWN TO THIS CAN YOU TEACH AN OLD DOG A NEW TRICK YOU CAN TEACH AN OLD DOG A NEW TRICK BUT HE'S GOT TO BE WILLING EVERYDAY YOU HAVE TO CHOOSE YOUR POINT OF VIEW YES AND HOW IT'S GONNA SIT PAST IS A DEAD END DEAL ONLY NOW IS REAL CAN YOU ROLL WITH IT OLD DOG NEW TRICK YOU CAN TEACH AN OLD DOG A NEW TRICK YES YOU CAN BUT HE'S GOT TO BE WILLING HE'S GOTTA WANT IT YOU'LL CROSS THAT BRIDGE WHEN YOU GET TO IT YOU DO WHATEVER IT TAKES YOU KNOW IT'S NEVER TOO LATE IT CAN HAPPEN SO QUICK ONCE YOU GET AROUND THE BEND YOU CAN SEE FOR MILES ON END NOTHING THAT YOU CAN'T LICK IT MIGHT TAKE A LITTLE WORK BUT AT SOME POINT IN TIME YOU LEARN TO MAKE IT STICK OLD DOG NEW TRICK YOU CAN TEACH AN OLD DOG A NEW TRICK BUT HE'S GOT TO BE WILLING HE'S GOTTA WANT IT
  • Keywords: light, cheerful, lively, carefree, Bass, Bright, Guitar, Desire, Organic

About Allan Thomas

Allan Thomas

Thomas' musical adventure began in Brooklyn NY, when at age 12, he joined an A Capella doo-wop vocal group, performing at local events. In 1966, at age 18, he signed his first solo record deal with noted producer Huey P. Meaux, who released Allan's first single on Scepter Records.

Becoming a songwriter at 19, Thomas soon played the Greenwich Village coffee house circuit, and in 1971 Sire Records released his first album of original songs ...

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