• Artist: Midwest Dilemma
  • Title: Fur Trader
  • Genre: Production - Americana/Western, Rock - Indie Rock
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Percussion, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, All Other
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Country, Missing a Loved One, Awakening/Enlightenment, Home, Family, Morality Tale
  • Lyrics: Fur Trader (1872): you came down from Canada with the cruel winds of Quebec and off you left with a French pioneer but on that day you laid down to rest by the Big Sioux Toussaint did you hear the tail of the chief war eagle fur trader after the harvest is over and your fire has gone out you're dreaming of your homeland and the ones that you left a candle in your window and a rifle by your side it was 1870 or something your true love she died fur trader
  • Keywords: Brass, Guitar, Documentary, Lo-Fi, Summertime Happiness, Country Music, Film Production, Editor's Picks

About Midwest Dilemma

Midwest Dilemma

Omaha, NE United States

Midwest Dilemma - Timelines & Tragedies Release @ The Slowdown - Omaha, NE (May 17, 2008)

Midwest Dilemma presents orchestral folk songs and waltzy ballads on their debut release titled "Timelines & Tragedies." Twenty-three members, consisting of strings, woodwinds, brass, orchestral drums, and nontraditional chamber instruments accompany singer-songwriter Justin Lamoureux. "Timelines & Tragedies" is a timeline of family history, tracing Lamoureux's ancestors to their days of French Canadian fur trading, the struggles of his parents' generation with Vietnam, concluding with his life in Omaha. "Timelines & Tragedies" is the perfect outcome ...

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