• Artist: Midwest Dilemma
  • Title: Omaha
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock, Folk
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium (78-95)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin)
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: City, Restless, Despair Misery, Sentimental, Hope, Alcohol
  • Lyrics: Omaha (2007) - I can't wake fast enough from this long overdue sleep alarm is going off to remind me of the seriousness I can't drive fast enough to get me work on time I'm thinking about my love and how I wish there was more time I don't see the cracks the cars or any signs on the new expressway I don't see the monuments the official statues I don't look anymore something we claim to be standing for if it's help I could use some now so I just sit at work and dream to get me through the day it's just another company with timelines and tragedies to keep my hands tied with all these deadlines I should have taken some time off to be with Gloria unpaid or whatever I should have I should have but now she is gone and I want to visit the few states I am missed along the way New Jersey North Carolina and south southeast I just want to pick up the pace and this guitar and play if it's healing I could use some now a phone call from my dad on Tuesday I told him my troubles and he said son open your eyes this job is a blessing you are saving kids lives and doing what is right. but I don't feel right reducing my life to meet someone else's dream burn me up young and through me out old alone and full or regret so I can't leave fast enough to get me out of this place the alarm is going off to remind me of the seriousness if it's hope I could use some now
  • Keywords: simple, acoustic, gentle, Lo-Fi, Organic

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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