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It all slips away



 Genre: Ballad

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Most likely the saddest song I've ever written, the ironic thing is when I wrote this I was as happy as a man can be. I guess sub-conciously I was seeing what was to come as a short few months after I'd done my first demo of this the woman I loved ran off with the guitarist in my band.
I was to hurt to attempt this song for a long long time after I dug it up this morning and it just seemed to come together very easily. If ya listen carefully ya can possibly hear me cry while singing it :-)
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Uploaded: Apr 04, 2011 - 12:59:38 PM
Last Updated: Apr 07, 2011 - 04:42:14 AM Last Played: Jan 11, 2017 - 02:34:37 PM
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mrattue said 2665 days ago (April 4th, 2011)
Recovered momentum
Sorry for your loss, but the upbeat and generally positive ambience of this tune leads me to hope that the worst is over?

Or is it just wishful thinking and you collapse into quivering mush after the last chords fade out.

Like the fade in at the start, incidentally, interesting idea, that.

Well put together, well-produced track, though i know next to nothing about the technical side. The vocals come through well.

Hope things perk up for you! Probably you'll meet someone and the whole thing'll start up again!

Cheers for a nice track.

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FlorryMcCarthy said 2665 days ago (April 4th, 2011)
thanx mate
That pain is long gone as that happened 9 years ago. I just was afraid to work on the song just in case it would bring up sad memories, it did but there was a kinda closure to doing this, I'm glad ya liked it and thanx for sharing your opinion.
All the best till the next adventure
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Feter said 2664 days ago (April 4th, 2011)
It all slips away
Good one my friend .. cheers !
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VillageIdiot said 2664 days ago (April 5th, 2011)
Nice singing.
Like your voice a lot...
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jodyrush said 2657 days ago (April 12th, 2011)
Great lyrics Florry.
Believe me I know how music can get you through the pain. And when it's all said and done, we still have our Guinness my friend!
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egobandit said 2655 days ago (April 14th, 2011)
bummer, remember when one door closes another one opens! Very solid production, I like the tone in your voice, nice lead it could have had less reveerb but thats just my opinion, great song all around!
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Genre Info
A ballad is a story in a song, usually a narrative song or poem. It is a rhythmic saga of a past affair, which may be heroic, romantic or satirical, political (affected by the previous three types mentioned, refers to either glorifying the exploits o

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