• Artist: Alex Arrowsmith
  • Title: I Wasn't Meant To Be
  • Genre: Rock - Indie Rock
  • Mood: Aggressive/Edgy, Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Distorted Guitar (Heavy, Aggressive), Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Traveling, Personal Philosophy, Low Self-Worth, Pessimism, Existential Quandry, Awakening/Enlightenment
  • Lyric hook: I'm personified against my own wishes, Now that I'm self aware, I'm too big for my britches, someone cut me down before I'm too deep in the ground, I'm free, but I'm a monster, I wasn't meant to be
  • Keywords: punching, aggressive, rock, Bass, Guitar, Lo-Fi, punchy

About Alex Arrowsmith

July 2010

Portland artist Alex Arrowsmith is known for wearing scrubs on stage, then subsequently being asked in 7-11 if he just got off work. But he’s also known for off-kilter Beatles-style pop, lush production, and prolific album releases. With a thirst for music production starting at a young age, Arrowsmith has fully self-produced and engineered every album of the 12 he’s released.

Arrowsmith’s music has an anything-goes attitude, with an inexplicable affinity for disarming textures and animal ...

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