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I Wish We Could Stay Here


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daibhre

 Genre: Country-Western

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I wrote this one WAAYYY back in the mid-70s when my lovely wife and I were dating. This performance is by our trio, Three Husbands on the Loose. No special effects were employed during the making of this recording. Same theme as "Wouldn't It Be Nice" by the Beach Boys - but quite different.
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Lyrics
I wish we could stay here
Out in the night with the radio on
The lights are off and the windows down
A summer breeze and a moonlit sky
A whisper of love and a soft, sweet sigh

I wish we could stay here
In a cheap motel in a one-horse town
A rendezvous when the sun goes down
If I stopped to think it would hurt my pride
But I stop to know all the love inside

BRIDGE 1
Runnin’ around in the dark of the night
Keeping our feelings just out of sight
The moments together they feel so right
And I wish we could stay here

(Instrumental verse)

BRIDGE 2
Here in your arms it just can’t be wrong
The rest of the world may as well be gone
Without you to hold me I just can’t go on...

I wish we could stay here
In a friend’s apartment with the lights down low
Two more hours and we’ll have to go
Two more hours and the tears will fall
Then I’ll be waiting for you to call

I love you (I love you) I love you
And I wish we could stay here.
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Uploaded: Jun 11, 2009 - 06:10:32 AM
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2009 - 06:10:32 AM Last Played: Apr 01, 2017 - 07:25:19 PM
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Giannini Craviola 6-string, Fender P-bass, 3 SM58 mics, Helix mixer, and iMac
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Comments
Feter said 3111 days ago (June 11th, 2009)
I Wish We Could Stay Here
This is so sweet ...very folky feel which would be impossible to be found
anywhere but here ...good tasty groove ...totally a 70s feel which a real
hoot and remark of the band ...thnx alot for sharin such classic !!!!
Check out my latest song called Roll with it
davisamerica said 3104 days ago (June 17th, 2009)
sweet track
the vocal and harmony are great. Song is crafted really well ... really a darn nice tune !
Check out my latest song called ok char2(Vic and Flatrock mix)
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Name: David McCord
Location: Ionia MI United States
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Just a folk singer. Well - mostly a folk singer, but I like to try just about every style a middle-class white guy from Mid-Michigan can sincerely try. Be sure to check out my "band" — I used to play R&R with these guys back in the 70s, but now we'... [see more]

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Genre Info
Country music, also called country and western music or country-western, is an amalgam of popular musical forms developed in the Southern United States, with roots in traditional folk music, Celtic Music, Blues, Gospel music, and Old-time music. Howe

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