• Artist: Scouts Honor
  • Title: Alms
  • Genre: Rock - Alternative Rock
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Aggressive/Edgy
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Distorted Guitar (Heavy, Aggressive), Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Redemption, Faith, Lack of Faith/Non-Belief, Homeless Poverty, Morality Tale, Hypocrisy
  • Lyrics:   If mankind wrote a letter, what would his people have him say?...Would he address it up to heaven and beg for all his people to be saved?...And, then would he get it back, the letter returned to sender...the postage not fully paid?...God's messenger...a miscreant...One chosen to deliver acts so ill-behaved...Don't you see...that mankind is a bag-lady...wandering city streets in search of heat or a bite to eat?...May she never go hungry...Or, so goes the scripture, but those words will never feed her...So, with the letter returned to sender...would the message left inside then be erased?...Or, would the words just be reversed and then message itself just increased?...For it's been said about God's work...that when it's not done by God it's done by people...There's a man standing outside those doors...He's banging on the window...begging, "People! People! People!...Don't you see that mankind is a bag-lady...wandering city streets?...She wakes in dreams...communicates in screams...and speaks to herself when she's lonely...but if there's one thing that she must learn...she must learn to feed herself....She must learn to feed herself...We must learn to feed ourselves.
  • Keywords: aggressive, intense, rock, Bass, Crunchy, Guitar, Grunge

About Scouts Honor

Scouts Honor

Chicago, IL United States

Scouts Honor

SCOUTS HONOR is a traveling three-piece rock'n'roll explosion. They play bastardized heavy blues that has earned them comparisons to The Melvins, Against Me!, Unsane, and Danzig, to name a few. SCOUTS HONOR has shared the stage with such great performers as Against All Authority, Leftover Crack, Planes Mistaken For Stars, Minus The Bear, The Velvet Teen, These Arms Are Snakes, Spitalfield, Aloha, Examination Of The..., Ten Grand, and Denison Witmer. In their 5 years as ...

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