bag of skin (band version)
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OK, this time i got the whole song uploaded...sorry to take so long...a nugget of vocal bebop...
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Peak: #57   (44,848 songs currently in Jazz)
Peak in sub-genre: #4   (1,204 songs currently in Bebop)
Upload date
August 21, 2010
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MP3 4.5 MB, bitrate 128 kbps.
4:57 minutes
Words/music
Martin Holsinger © in process
Story behind the song
this is about overcoming negative self-images and understanding the way in which apparently negative energy can be transformed into a force for balance
Lyrics
Bag of skin (Bm)Had your voice in my (Am)head Instead of (Bm)His Filling me with your (Am)view Of how it (Bm)is Your view of the (C#m)facts Your view of the (Dm)plan Your view of (Em)me As only half a (Bm)man “You're (Em)just a bag of (Dm)skin” you sneered “All (C#m)blood and pus and bone” No (Dm)lovelight sparkled in your eyes No (Em)spark of love at (Am)all No (Em)spark of love at (Am)all No (Em)spark of love at (Bm)all I followed your foot(Am)steps Instead of (Bm)Hers down a lonely (Am)path that only led from bad to(Bm) worse you always wanted (C#m)more Never satis(Dm)fied Never cared at (Em)all How much I (Bm)cried Then (E)one crazy magic day I (D)found a door in the wall I (C#m)stepped outside I (D)saw the sky I (E)heard the sweet birds (A)call I (E)heard the sweet birds (A)call I (E)heard the sweet birds (B)call She (E)came to me (D)so did He And (C#m) they taught me What I could (B)be Still hear your (A)voice Whispering in my (B)head But I don't (A)feel That same old (B)dread I know what you (C#m)are I know your (D)place In the balance I (E)keep Behind my (B)face I walk the walk with(A)Her Talk the talk with (B)Him 'bout what it (A)means to be a bag of (B)skin ‘bout who to (C#m)be in this bag of (D)skin about how it (E)feels to be a bag of (B)skin about the spark of (E) love in this bag of (D)skin about the spark of (C#m) love in this bag of (D)skin about the spark of (A) love in this bag of (E)skin about the spark of (A) love in this bag of (E)skin about the spark of (B) love in this bag of (E6/9)skin(E)