• Artist: Lee Alexander
  • Title: Green Room Mirror
  • Genre: Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/20/2012
  • Lyric themes: Moving On Change Letting Go, Sadness Depression, Frustration, Low Self-Worth, Music/Art, Tired Fatigue
  • Lyrics: Shadows crawl across the empty floor Through the framework of the open door Like an answer that just begs a question once again But there’s nothing there to see Days bleed into one as in a play Sick of all these lines I have to say Commedia Dell’Arte is exhausting anyway The plots are all the same – the names have only changed Recycled every time they bow Turn up the lights while isles are clearing Wipe off the greasepaint and then Nothing so real as the Green Room mirror when there’s nothing there to see Always striking poses right on cue Mapped out like the phases of the moon I’m washed out like the poster in a storefront windowpane My red and yellow fade, and only blue remains Nothing left but traces now Turn up the lights while isles are clearing
  • Keywords: Ballad, Bass, Desire, Heartbreak, Home, Organic

About Lee Alexander

Lee Alexander in studio

Perhaps Houston Press writer Nicholas L. Hall summed it up best when he wrote, “Listening to multi-instrumentalist Lee Alexander is a lot like taking a leisurely stroll through about a century of American popular music...Alexander has earned a reputation as both a strikingly original voice and an able torch-bearer for a broad handful of American musical idioms, layering Nilsson-esque pop-standard fare, dusty country ballads, the occasional bluesy stomp, touches of jazz classicism and damn near ...

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