Gloucester Street

July 9, 2018 10:44 PM

Echoey guitars and sparse vocals, a cross between Mazzy Star and Nick Drake. This song is what I was crying about on the tube after Pride in London.


I am a ghost inside a storm
Clapped by thunder
Static friction
made up of
our social norms

I flooded out
and washed away
down Gloucester street
The city rose
and fell
beneath my feet

I lost my shit
out on Gloucester street
I cried in the eyes
of imminent defeat

I lost my mind
out on Gloucester street
Worn at the edges
like a seed
pushing free

I lost my shit
Out on Gloucester Street.

posted by nikaspark (3 comments total) 10 users marked this as a favorite

it's beautiful, nikaspark. Thank you for posting.
posted by the quidnunc kid at 8:26 AM on July 11, 2018 [1 favorite]

This is beautiful.
posted by ellieBOA at 8:33 AM on July 11, 2018 [1 favorite]

Yeah this is nice, like if Mazzy Star were led by Daniel Johnston.
posted by not_on_display at 8:27 PM on July 12, 2018 [1 favorite]

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