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take from me this golden arrow
and relieve the fallen sparrow's wing
when will we fly again?
i miss the city breeze
you got the best of me
the laughter and the soul

take a turn you know they'll follow
down the road all grey & hollow

gravity... every day gets heavier
the ground's up to our knees
pretend there are wings attached
to every broken thing
to lift us above the weeds
a shadow to the stone

take the path no one will follow
down the road all bent with sorrow

all these faces... no reaction
empty cages... all abandoned
stuck within a Kubrick picture
there is only one way out
the flame is nearly gone
but the fire it's our own
to tend alone

take the road no one will follow
to a place no one will bother


from What it sees | Where it sleeps, released April 23, 2011
Written by Matt Allen with Ghostly Heart
Produced by Perry Blanchard



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Ghostly Heart Madison, Wisconsin

Ghostly Heart presents hauntingly psychedelic garage rock driven by a post-rock pulse. Freshly forged from the still-glowing embers of The Selfish Gene in Madison, WI, the three-piece band pumps tautly synchronous guitar-rock through reverb-rich veins of catchy melody. Harmonic vocals hover above and between the bars of songs written to linger in the heads of listeners long after the last beat. ... more

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