Flywheel Lyrics

Lyrics FLYWHEEL   VERSEThere’s something ‘bout ‘gettin’ that rust to spin,Draggin’ that belt ‘til the engine kicks in.A black cloud blowin’ out the tailpipe,Seein’ you smile saying “Damn that’s nice.” VERSEThis bucket hasn’t run since ‘63,When my pop let me drive...

When It’s Raining Lyrics

Lyrics When It’s Raining   VERSE The best day to write a song is when it’s raining: No birds, no notes caught up in the sky. They find their way into the quiet space of this old house, So I write ‘em down – the next day try to figure ‘em out.   VERSE The...

22 Hours II Lyrics

Lyrics 22 HOURS (II)   VERSEPack of Winstons, the ashtray’s near full.I knock off a long ash and watch the smoke swirl.Then I trace the flowers on the curtains again,And realize all this is wearing too thin.Three months on the road, and I’m in Molene,Out chasing...

I Left For Texas Lyrics

Lyrics I LEFT FOR TEXAS   VERSEFor me getting out meant a spot on a map,An “anywhere but here” place to land.For you it was always a little more grand.No bein’ a small town preacher like your old man.We said we’d head for the city lights, not stop ‘til we showed...

A Few Stones Down Lyrics

Lyrics A FEW STONES DOWN   VERSEWell, the cold’s not so bitter if you drink a few rounds.I’m watchin’ the rocks change the whiskey by the hour.But this doesn’t mean I’m devastated – if anything it’s a little bit of achin’.You know, one day we’ll turn around and...

North Of Forty Lyrics

Lyrics NORTH OF FORTY   VERSEThe world looks different on my side of the map, there’s gravel runnin’ under your wheels.You never think you’ll make it back to a four lane road.On my side of town there’s honky-tonks– killin’ everything you feelThere’s no straight...