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Written by Paul Conant.


This candle lighting the city belongs inside of me
pregnant and silent, crawling,

its rays like horoscopes of steam
machines flew by, minds went dry
and they all dissolved

and now could it be?
a giant face noone can see
peering out, open mouthed
conveyer belt eyes

These days I’m pulled by signals meant for someone elses sky
when the rescue radio sings


from Fall of the Tin Can Empire, released August 25, 2012
Paul - Vocals, Piano, Electric Guitar, Keyboard, Drums, Sound Design
Sam - Vocals, Cello, Accordion, Bass
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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