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The Active Girls


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stevel

 Genre: Acoustic

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A rough hewn whimsical little tune...dedicated to the many active girls I know!
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Uploaded: Oct 29, 2007 - 05:41:15 PM
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2007 - 05:41:15 PM Last Played: Oct 31, 2017 - 04:49:24 AM
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Ed Hannifin said 3675 days ago (October 30th, 2007)
Oh those British and their whimsy...
We Americans never quite manage to produce first generation whimsy...we have to buy it in import stores, and by then it's never as fresh... Along with scones and Devonshire clotted cream...

This may be rough-hewn, but it's a song, all right, and actually a nice one. Another that I could hear a band like Belle and Sebastian do...

It's neat to hear you sub-vocalizing the picking pattern...

Also great to hear someone put the phrase 'comfy chair' into a piece of music...

Ed
Check out my latest song called Chime (Alone) (Inspired by Particle Dots)
stevel said 3675 days ago (October 30th, 2007)
Cheers Ed
Yes...it is my current mission to get slightly underused words and phrases into songs. On Waking Life I got 'inimitable' in there and on this one 'sedentary' and 'comfy chair'. Its like musical scrabble to me!
Cheers for listening
Steve



Check out my latest song called Broken Toy
Moviz said 3675 days ago (October 30th, 2007)
Nice song
Steve and a nice sound too with minimal guitar and that great warm voice of yours.... good words too... keep 'em coming, cheers M
Check out my latest song called Angels
cjhoose said 3675 days ago (October 30th, 2007)
Being an (previously) active girl
I really like this song.

But I just like the song. :) And the warm acoustic-ness of it. Or whatever it might be called.
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jiguma said 3675 days ago (October 31st, 2007)
So John Sebastian!
Lovely song Steve - I suspect that this style is what you do best, although I love your Strat playing too.

Love Ed's "first generation whimsy" comment too :)

Cheers,
Neil
Check out my latest song called We End Up Being All The Same (42)
jgurner said 3674 days ago (October 31st, 2007)
Less than active boy....
I love the line about the comfy chair. That's my life in a nutshell.

Nice and fun. Enjoyed it.
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Komrade K said 3669 days ago (November 5th, 2007)
Ray Davis would be proud of this!
A excellent little ditty Steve and it seems to benefit from being 'rough hewn'. Brilliantly understated.

KK
Check out my latest song called Urra Moor/The Leckie/Reel CJ/Willafjord
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Name: stephen lang
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