• Artist: Midwest Dilemma
  • Title: Francoise
  • Genre: Production - Americana/Western
  • Mood: Down/Dark/Melancholic
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, All Other
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: Release Needing Freedom, Storytelling, Moving On Change Letting Go, Determination, Family, Independence
  • Lyrics: Françiose (1669): I have a criminal's past I was sent off to New France to raise a family and love eternally build a house on stone and when the rain comes we'll stand strong I've been searching for greener pastures and the daughter of the king Françoise, Françoise will you stay until death comes to our door tell our children that I have tried I have tried.
  • Keywords: sad, intense, somber, acoustic, americana, Brass

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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