• Artist: Banquets
  • Title: Heads Down, Thumbs Up
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock, Rock - Punk/Pop-Punk
  • Mood: Aggressive/Edgy
  • Speed: Very Fast (160 +)
  • Instruments: Distorted Guitar (Heavy, Aggressive), Real Drums/Drum Kit, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: Denial, Moving On Letting Go, Regret
  • Lyrics: Over silver linings, past the broken beds I never fell for the fashion drugs, or the fashion friends. To be safe and quiet, to revolve and wait, I could clear the air, but with which words should I say? I’ve had the petty and the pretty one-night stands When you come to wake, you realize, you’re less than what you’ve been So cover me Have you found yourself lonely, or just a little out of reach Keep walking over, and over me It’s all heads down and all thumbs up I followed steps to grieving. I stopped at 2. I chose gone for good, without you Better off as a symptom, with the boundaries too I’ve stopped checking up and looking over you Keep it quiet Keep it hush Well-know secrets Shared too much
  • Keywords: aggressive, rock, angry, Bass, Guitar, Lo-Fi

About Banquets


Jersey city, NJ United States

Banquets approach to punk rock is a breath of fresh air in a crowded scene. While admittedly the band was originally formed for fun by a group of friends, Banquets’ debut 7–inch, “This Is Our Concern, Dude.”, flashes some impressive songwriting. That should come as little surprise though given the band’s pedigree. These guys have paid their dues in previous bands like Let Me Run, The Stand In, and The Banner. Those past experiences have ...

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