The Lake (featuring Jimmy V)

by The Road Chief

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Road Chief and Jimmy V head to the lake for some inner reflection, hoping for peace of mind.. Recorded 2014 and now released for the first time, featuring Jimmy V's brilliant (inner/outer) voice for this cheeky upbeat song about death and hopelessness.

lyrics

just a little bit..
just a little bit
just a little bit
just a little bit
...bigger than my own.

i read the news today
oh boy
i saw an obituary
for someone i didn't know..
the mist slowly dripped
from my crying eyes
i was jealous of the
people who died.
until i learn how to live my life
i cut my nose to spite my face
i wish i never knew the pace
because a human's walk is not a race..

i went down to the lake
and i saw a dog with a bone
just a little bit bigger than my own.

and after i took my time
smoke covered my glassy eyes
and i knew one day i'd die
then i'd resurrect in another life
i just hope one day i see the light
with my lover to hold me tight
i walked down to the lake
just to gather some peace of mind
as i reflected from the waves

i went down to the lake
and i saw a dog with a bone
just a little bit bigger than my own..

credits

released September 10, 2016
Produced by The Road Chief and Jimmy V
Road Chief - Guitar, Synth, Drum Machine, Talkbox, Vocals
Jimmy V - Vocals, Effects

Recorded August 2014 - February 2015 by Mark McGuire

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Mark McGuire Cleveland, Ohio

Mark McGuire is an artist based in Cleveland, OH. He also releases music as The Magi Of Eire, The Road Chief, and carries the Lakota name Iktomi Wicasa (Spider Man). VISION UPON PURPOSE next full length coming soon.. WARRIORS OF THE RAINBOW UNITE!

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