• Artist: Scarth Locke
  • Title: the curse
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock
  • Mood: Aggressive/Edgy, Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Distorted Guitar (Heavy, Aggressive), Real Drums/Drum Kit, Percussion, Loops/Samples, All Other, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/9/2013
  • Lyric themes: Damnation, Fear, Occult/Gothic Imagery
  • Lyric hook: there's a curse on this house and everybody in it
  • Lyrics: we didn’t read the symbols and we couldn’t read the signs?we knew it was malignant, but we smiled and said, “benign”?felt our flags and spurted bombs like we was jackin in the shower?while we racin to catastrophe a hundred miles an hour?there’s a curse on this house and everybody in it,?there’s a curse on this house and everybody in it,?there’s a curse on this house??now the smoke signal trash-fire signs are in the sky?they been burnin for 200 years and we didn’t bat an eye?now we lookin for a cure while we pretend to watch tv?but we never even sure who’s infected, who is free?from the curse on this house and everybody in it, etc…??now the snake oil salespeople comin round again?take our money give us vapors that they say is medicine?but the only thing they sellin make the symptoms even worse?drink it if you want to get drunk but it don’t touch the curse?there’s a curse on this…??they wrote it down¬¬—three words they thought would bless?it’s a hell of a spell, and it’s made a hell of a mess?now we running pushing chasing in this never-ending racing called the pursuit?the pursuit of happiness??there’s a curse on this house and everybody in it…?
  • Keywords: punching, aggressive, rock, Bass, Guitar, Lo-Fi, punchy

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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