When It’s Raining 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 best day to...

22 Hours II Lyrics

Lyrics 22 HOURS (II) LA Schaible   VERSE Pack 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...

I Left For Texas Lyrics

I LEFT FOR TEXAS   VERSE For 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

A FEW STONES DOWN   VERSE Well, 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

NORTH OF FORTY   VERSE The 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 feel There’s no straight shot...