Jack​-​O​-​Lantern's Face

from by Fall of the Tin Can Empire

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Written by Paul Conant.

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Well you cant feed babies on just clouds
and unhear all unjust mouths
pretend that squares are round
but flowers are growing on tops of trees
and Greenland’s frost melts to the sea

Where I blinked without words
my head was so heavy
and evidently
a Jack o Lanterns face
that’s never been carved
won’t shine very far

I slept without sound
and woke like an engine
I was surprised
to wake with such sight
a lantern’s face was glowing like stars

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from Fall of the Tin Can Empire, released August 25, 2012
Paul - Vocals, Classical guitar, Baritone ukulele, Piano, Keyboard, Drums
Sam - Vocals, Cello, Bass
Brit - Viola
Bill - Trumpet

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Fall of the Tin Can Empire

With an eclectic and unique sound, Fall of the Tin Can Empire takes folk music to another level but returns it to its pleasing sing-songy roots through songs that go from light to heavy, psychedelic to classical and grandiose to minimalist, making use of instruments like viola, accordion, banjo, and horns. Fronted by Paul Conant and Sam LeBeau. ... more

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