• Artist: Midwest Dilemma
  • Title: Sioux City
  • Genre: Production - Americana/Western, Rock - Indie Rock
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Horns/Woodwinds/Brass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 1/5/2012
  • Lyric themes: Sadness Depression, Self Destruction, Tired Fatigue, Alcohol
  • Lyrics: Sioux City (1997): I grew up on the north side of town pass the railroad tracks a long a long way back my dad works hard, he would never complain just like his dad on 414 22nd street my mom sits and home and at night she prays I would find true love in my heart I'm not gonna hide it and I'm not gonna fight I spend my time dreaming I won't sleep tonight I'm not gonna hide it and I'm not gonna fight I spend my time drinking I won't be home tonight I tried I just left Sioux City I like the buildings there and the way the night always seems to fail so I pack up my Chevy and I take control often times I wonder is this place really my home so I said goodbye with no tears in my eyes I'm sorry mama I am leaving here tonight I'm not gonna hide it and I'm not gonna fight spend my time dreaming I won't sleep tonight and I'm not gonna hide it and I'm not gonna fight spend my time drinking I won't be home tonight I tried
  • Keywords: acoustic, americana, Brass, Documentary, Lo-Fi

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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