• Artist: Scarth Locke
  • Title: eating fire
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic, Sentimental/Ballad, Dramatic
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Distorted Guitar (Heavy, Aggressive), Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/9/2013
  • Lyric themes: Frustration, Uncertainty Questioning, Struggle Hardship, Regret, Longing
  • Lyric hook: I take a drink of water, end up eating fire
  • Lyrics: When it rains it pours?I only need a small amount?When I ask for more?They empty out my bank account??When I’ve had enough?And I want the volume brought back down?They turn the damn thing off?And I can only hear one sound:??The voice of my desire??I take a drink of water, end up eating fire??The fire is too hot?The water is far too cold?This running back and forth?Is making me quickly old??They say that if you sink?Completely in the wet abyss?You come out of the fire?And the fire gives you water’s kiss??I can’t trust what I desire??I take a drink of water, end up eating fire??FIRE!??What do you need??What will it take?For you to learn from your mistakes??
  • Keywords: rock, Bass, Guitar, Garage, Lo-Fi

About Scarth Locke

Scarth Locke

Portland, OR United States

Fans of smart, hook-filled pop music that you'll respect in the morning! Scarth Locke has a signature blend of low- and hi-fi sounds, and unmistakable vibe—humble, spastic, heartfelt, and sly. Pulling one gem after another from his grab-bag of material-from foot-stomping blues to quirky funk to pretty waltzes and rocking pop music- he keeps things popping from beginning to end. He has had his songs featured on compilations along with those of Aimee Mann, Bruce ...

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