So Long

Don’t take much looking back to know I took my coffee black thenNothings different now but nothing seems the same and it’s alrightYour optimistic views your hundred dollar running shoes andCarpel tunnel syndrome we all had a laugh about itI’d love to stick around but I gotta tell you all […]

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Burnin' Up

Said you’re burnin up inside, no one seems to tellYou’re living from a personalized manual from hellLife seems pretty easy when it’s from my easy chairAnd you’re burning up inside and no one cares Said you had enough this time cause time don’t treat you wellYou always cried coincidence while […]

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Impersonality

When I was three feet tallI loved them all and lived life for myselfFalling down for laughsYour photographSome puppets made of felt Watching life in Oz Thanksgiving eve on grandma’s old TVDancing roundabout I’d twist and shout for everyone to see I’mpersonalityIt’s leaning hard on me Momma’s in a shopWatching […]

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Only One

I’ll open up my head awhileIts been dead for yearsMust have been a victim of my peersOne is for my happiness, the other for my healthThe last is something bigger than myself I ain’t the only oneI ain’t the only oneI ain’t the only one to say I’m talking to […]

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Name

And even though the moment passed me byI still can’t turn awayCause all the dreams you never thought you’d loseGot tossed along the wayAnd letters that you never meant to sendGet lost or thrown away And now we’re grown up orphansThat never knew their namesWe don’t belong to no oneThat’s […]

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Eyes Wide Open

I’m a fortunate son of a fortunate sonLiving large on the wrong side of townToo many friends and the fun never endsDrinking and hanging aroundI wanna rule the world wanna swallow it wholeAt least I could kick it all down I wanna kick it all down Eyes wide open I […]

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Naked

Yeah I’m fading and I call outNo one hears meNever been, never felt, never thought I’d say a word Weighed, down, safe now You’re naked inside your fearYou can’t take back all those yearsThe shots in the dark from empty gunsAre never heard by anyoneNever heard by anyone Yeah I’m […]

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Somethin’ Bad

Well they’re shutting all the shops up on the avenueAnd they’re holding up for cheaper Chinese foodIf I’m older now and have a tainted attitudeWhy’d those neon lights all lost their common blue And it’s not like me to feel so importantAnd it’s not like me to go and wreck […]

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Ain't That Unusual

Could you talk to me, honestlyCause I never heard a word you said nowAnd I ain’t just being meanCause all we are is what we’re toldAnd most of that’s been liesIt’s like a made for TV movieAnd I just blew my line Someday you never made itAnd maybe it never […]

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Slave Girl

Original from The Lime Spiders Let me tell you ’bout a girl I knowI drag her around wherever I goThis little woman drives me insaneShe’s tied to my ankle with a ball and chain For sixteen years she’s been hangin’ aroundTry’n’ to bury me in a hole in the groundWell […]

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Flat Top

Flat top interventionBringing home the new inventionSee it there in pieces on the groundA television war between the cynics and the saintsFlip the dial and that’s whose side you’re onSleeping on the white house lawn ain’t never changed a thingLook at all the washed out hippie dreams And it’s falling […]

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Disconnected

Original from the Enemies I don’t remember it doesn’t ring a bellAnd when you call me everything is swell I tend to forget about the times we hadAnd now it doesn’t matter ’cause I feel so sad I’ve been disconnectedSomeone pulled the plugOh you’re so distantNothing’s come along, yeah We’ve […]

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Long Way Down

Oh here you are there’s nothing left to sayYou’re not supposed to be that wayDid they push you outDid they throw you away Touch me now and I don’t careWhen you take me I’m not thereAlmost human but I’ll never be the same Long way down, I don’t think I’ll […]

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