• Artist: Allan Thomas
  • Title: Soldier Of Misfortune
  • Genre: Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 7/20/2012
  • Lyric themes: Truth Honesty, Bad Luck, Frustration, Struggle Hardship
  • Lyrics: Soldier Of Misfortune words & music Allan Thomas music Bryan Kessler They say that in a dark time the eye begins to see And at the bottom of the abyss comes the voice of salvation Sometimes I'm so high I'm walking on water It's like standing at the top of the world Other times I'm a lost cause in a jam walking in sand Soldier of misfortune that's me People say the way up is the way down You gotta do it wrong do it wrong to get it right That's what they say That's certainly my case wrong time right face Too many miles and margaritas Been two-timed double-crossed was a sure-thing but I lost Soldier of misfortune that's right Soldier of misfortune My friends are a cast of characters Misfits and renegades one and all Don't know where they're going But you can tell where they've been Soldier of misfortune Soldier A ship on the open ocean adrift in the night No map or radio compass or starlight Time for a weather-check on my soul Yes my life's a big fiasco Gotta get a grip maybe take a trip to Thailand Hook-up with some sweet Mamasan Soldier of misfortune that's me soldier of misfortune Soldier of misfortune - soldier of misfortune Soldier of misfortune - soldier of misfortune that's me © 2011 Black Bamboo Music - BMI Bryan Kessler Music - ASCAP
  • Keywords: Bass, Guitar

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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