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16 - bear trap - vampire deer

still thinking about it all - this is the last song on the album - time, perhaps, to have more fun ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 30, 2017 - 1 comment

15 - avenue song - vampire deer

the thing was, i was a mess in the 70s and he was the together fast talking con artist - in 2013, i heard that he'd killed himself way back in the 80s - that left me to wonder how i could be wrong about so many things, because it just wasn't what i expected to have happened [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 29, 2017 - 0 comments

14 - draw the lines - vampire deer

things were getting weird but they were worse for some others ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 25, 2017 - 0 comments

13 - captain's walk - vampire deer

you can't come home again because you never left [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 24, 2017 - 0 comments

12 - jack of assholes - vampire deer

or why i don't like card games [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 22, 2017 - 0 comments

11 - instruction set - vampire deer

or something like that [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 20, 2017 - 0 comments

10 shadow - vampire deer

i wrote this in 1997, cribbing considerably from psalm 91 - i'm not as optimistic or as confident as the psalmist was - i'm also pretty disturbed to see how much more relevant it is now than it was then [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 17, 2017 - 0 comments

09 holler at the sky - vampire deer

actually this is the first song of the second cd, not that anyone's burning this to cd, but ... it's also another monologue and dulcimer based tune ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 16, 2017 - 0 comments

08 magpie - vampire deer

this started as a duet between a korg monologue and mountain dulcimer [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 15, 2017 - 0 comments

07 crazy party - vampire deer

some people keep going until they can't - i wound up watching more than i did, but got to the point where i couldn't watch either [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 14, 2017 - 0 comments

06 robot morning - vampire deer

back in 1976, the guy who owned the bus and was going to take it out west was an artist - and what he liked to sketch was pictures of things like dead puppies with the new NCR barcodes on them - it was punk and conceptually on it ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 13, 2017 - 0 comments

05 blessed are - vampire deer

the more things change the more they remain the same [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 11, 2017 - 0 comments

04 careful - vampire deer

i've never been comfortable with flag waving and now i'm even less so [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 10, 2017 - 0 comments

03 make it rough - vampire deer

so small compared with the size of the world [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 9, 2017 - 0 comments

02 division avenue - vampire deer

division avenue is a street in grand rapids - it's the few blocks south of downtown i have in mind - used to live in a residence hotel in 77 for a bit there - it's changed and it's not changed - but there are many places like it [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 7, 2017 - 0 comments

01 appaloosa springs - vampire deer

this is a rather complex album or story - parts of it seem like 1977 and parts of it seem like 2017 and it's inspired by both ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 6, 2017 - 0 comments

04 - obscura sunrise - vampire deer

the night is over, traffic picks up and there's still a vague hint of smoke in the air ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Nov 29, 2017 - 0 comments

03 dance candlejazz - vampire deer

well, i forgot to number the first two songfiles - but there's only 4 songs, which figures for a bunch of jammy instrumentals - this is more like when there's a little chill in the air and the fires are getting low
posted by pyramid termite on Nov 26, 2017 - 1 comment

02 dreams of ocean fire - vampire deer

further on that night - a rather spaced instrumental
posted by pyramid termite on Nov 25, 2017 - 0 comments

01 obscura beach - vampire deer

a surfy instrumental for the time of evening when the sun's just gone down and the campfires are starting
posted by pyramid termite on Nov 24, 2017 - 0 comments

07 - no rain - vampire deer

last song of the album - kind of seems to be about my life right now ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Aug 11, 2017 - 2 comments

06 wondering - vampire deer

next to last song [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Aug 8, 2017 - 0 comments

05 - january - vampire deer

or the song of this summer [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Aug 2, 2017 - 1 comment

04 - down in downtown - vampire deer

downtown, no finer place for sure downtown, everything's waiting for you [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Jul 29, 2017 - 0 comments

03 no one gets away - vampire deer

under heavy manners [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Jul 25, 2017 - 0 comments

02 the future - vampire deer

perhaps no future was the optimist view [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Jul 24, 2017 - 0 comments

01 miss misery - vampire deer

new album is called no rain - this song's about someone who's not winning [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Jul 19, 2017 - 0 comments

07 pop pop - vampire deer

it's like one of those things you can't stop thinking of - but i have a car wash heart [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 25, 2017 - 1 comment

06 comstock bar - vampire deer

the funny place is i never did find this place again and drive by it over 10 times a year and still can't figure out where it was [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 21, 2017 - 1 comment

05 - the valley - vampire deer

not the official soundtrack [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 20, 2017 - 0 comments

04 - ninja star by vampire deer

war cry [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 19, 2017 - 0 comments

03 11.58 - vampire deer

does anybody really know what time it is? [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 16, 2017 - 0 comments

02 my buddy cain - vampire deer

he's everybody's buddy, just ask him [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 11, 2017 - 0 comments

01 vermont sunrise - vampire deer

another album, vermont sunrise, starts with a song about escapism, which never really works, does it? at least that's what all the old hippies say [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on May 8, 2017 - 0 comments

8 - vampire deer - ring blues

last song in my rpm album, 10 pounds of blues in a 5 pound bag [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Apr 9, 2017 - 1 comment

7 - vampire deer - firefly blues

this is no 7 of my rpm album - what happened to no 6? - i don't know how to count beyond 4 [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Apr 8, 2017 - 0 comments

5 - vampire deer - grand haven blues

6th song of my rpm album - kind of creepy ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Apr 5, 2017 - 0 comments

5 - vampire deer - golden ball

5th song - this is a strange ancestor of the well known gallows pole or gallus pole song that has lots of variants - i ran across this one in various versions and this is how it turned out [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Mar 31, 2017 - 0 comments

4 - vampire deer - screwed up planet blues

another song in my rpm album [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Mar 30, 2017 - 1 comment

3 - not coming home - vampire deer

song 3 of my rpm album, 10 pounds of blues in a 5 pound bag [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Mar 26, 2017 - 2 comments

vampire deer - 2 - circus blues

song 2 [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Mar 18, 2017 - 1 comment

vampire deer - 1 - ten pounds

i did another album for rpm this year - 10 pounds of blues in a 5 pound bag - in this song, i go to work, leave work, meet the president and go back to work and yes, it's all blues this time [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Mar 16, 2017 - 1 comment

13 miracle bar - vampire deer

recklessness - the 13th and final song of birdie [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 26, 2016 - 1 comment

12 save your words - vampire deer

a lament, i think [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 24, 2016 - 4 comments

11 bitter little asshole - vampire deer

it's like mr the toad - or mr the trump - or a mini me version of the child they would have [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 20, 2016 - 1 comment

10 heaven - vampire deer

no, it's not fair, is it? [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 19, 2016 - 2 comments

09 clipboard people - vampire deer

i hang up on survey takers [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 18, 2016 - 1 comment

08 crow on a lamppost - vampire deer

del shannon went to my high school 12 years before i did - also hundreds of crows were run over by a train last year in my old hometown and no one understands why the crows let that happen - this is not homer simpson's springfield, it's stranger than that ... [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 16, 2016 - 2 comments

07 assassinate the people - vampire deer

history 101 [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 14, 2016 - 2 comments

06 ghost on a stick - vampire deer

song 6 of birdie - whatever this is about, it's not good [more inside]
posted by pyramid termite on Dec 11, 2016 - 3 comments

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