Soup

Recorded at Kingsway Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 1994, during the “Soup” sessions [Verse 1]The clothesline of cold eyes is washing away the face beforeNow, tell me what’s wrongYou see, everyone’s goneYou gotta do your best to decorate this dying dayThis dying day [Chorus]All over Read More …

Hell

Recorded at Kelsey’s Playground, Lafayette, Indiana, 1993 I have no fingertipsThey were burned away from too many stove tripsCan’t find no fingernailsI ate them off cause I was hungry as hellCan’t read, can’t clear my mindSo here I go I’ve got to get into this Read More …

Lemonade

[Verse 1]There’s such a thing as self opinionAnd this far down South, I have no self-controlIf anbody else feels like they’re nobodyWell then, you’re gonna have to look out for you [Pre-Chorus]I’ll color green everything believed inBut I keep screaming for my glass of lemonade Read More …

New Life

[Verse 1]Suddenly, everything is faintingFalling from a broken ladder’s rungThere’s a jolt exhilarating from the phone I’m holdingI hear the words of what I’ll becomeHow eager, the hands that reach for love [Pre-Chorus]‘Cause now there’s a new life to beholdAnd its the biggest part of Read More …

The Duke

[Verse 1]Out here in nothin’, engulfed by the seaAnd there’s no one here, except these fishes and meI think I could die hereThen I’m hit, leveled hard by the rising tide [Chorus]Oh, I’m hit hard by the tideI’m just lividAll alone [Verse 2]Sunny, so funny, Read More …

Wilt

[Verse 1]Hair-raising shake, you’re much too lateYou should have jumped a couple of cars beforeNow, if I may, I’ll walk awayI’m selling Silly Putty door-to-doorAnd up on the shelf, it seems to helpIf I can keep a little bit of diseaseAs it’s feeding on me Read More …