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Where to start?

Started by Stogie Guitars (Dave). Last reply by Slowpaw Steve T Apr 6, 2014. 7 Replies

Ok, I've been building a while but never really took the time to write a song or music for it. Just wondering where to start and if anyone can guide me along the way. I don't expect anything less…Continue

Everybody wants to go to Heaven

Started by Gumbo Blues Guitars. Last reply by Gumbo Blues Guitars Feb 11, 2014. 3 Replies

Everybody want to laugh, nobody wants to cryEverybody want to laugh, nobody wants to cryEverybody wants to go to Heaven, but nobody wants to dieEverybody want to know the truth but everybody tells a…Continue

Song projects

Started by smilingdog1. Last reply by ShadowChancer Nov 28, 2013. 5 Replies

Anybody working on songs together? I know there are ways to do this I just haven't tried but I'm sure I could get my head around it. Got a computer, got a loop pedal etc.Continue

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Comment by smilingdog1 on January 1, 2015 at 3:42pm

Thanks Uncle John.

Sean, we definitely could set a tune to this next meeting and work out on other material as well. I'm hoping to have a recording to work it over on http://www.kompoz.com/music/home

Comment by Sean Oliveira on January 1, 2015 at 11:39am

Digging those tunes Smiling Dog...we'll have to work on it at the next meeting!

Comment by Uncle John on December 31, 2014 at 9:59am

Great lyrics.  Pretty close to done.

Comment by smilingdog1 on December 31, 2014 at 12:20am

Blues worth dying for

I died and was buried at the graveyard

People walking on my grave

People came to the funeral

People who didn’t know my name

 

I couldn’t stand it

Laying there all alone

Nothing to show my passing

Except the head of an old tombstone

 

So I dug my way up

Started walking all around

Checking out the action

In this old worn out town

 

People shouldn’t cry

Over my final resting place

Instead look into the mirror

At the sorrow on your face

 

How do I feel

Walking out among the living

I’m feeling cold

Cause death is just the beginning......to be continued!

Comment by smilingdog1 on September 12, 2014 at 12:09am

Note:Slow Beat- Blues  with change ups.

From Blues Came Happiness

 

I couldn’t find my self

While living

In a dream

 

I couldn’t find myself

In a mirror

Staring back at me

 

I couldn’t find myself

You know just what I mean

 

 

Not in a bottle

Not in a Bar

 

 

Believe me

I’ve search here

From afar

 

 

It didn’t matter

Till the world

Come caving in

 

 

Then I met you baby

Where my life

Started to begin

 

I found a woman

Turned me

Back into a man

 

Now the memories

Fad away

As fast as they began

 

Comment by Martin Christensen on June 21, 2014 at 4:34pm

My bands E.P . enjoy!

Comment by Martin Christensen on June 21, 2014 at 4:34pm
Comment by smilingdog1 on May 18, 2014 at 11:51am

WHO IS GOD TO ME

1. Who is God to me
2. Who is God to me
3. Can he teach me
4. the right way to be

CHORUS:
Am I afraid?
Do I need saved?
I hope to find the answer,
real soon.
2. I pray to him,
in my time of trouble.
My hope grows,
every time.
Things seem to turn out

CHORUS:
5. Who is God to me
6. Who is God to me
7. Can he teach me
8. the right way to be

9. Who is God to me
10. Who is God to me
11. Can he teach me
12. the right way to be                             Author Unknown

Comment by smilingdog1 on May 18, 2014 at 11:48am

Good stuff Martin!

Comment by Martin Christensen on April 25, 2014 at 5:59am

Heres a youtube link for two of our acoustic vids! 
Our E.P is out soon.. I play my DB Costum CBG on a couple of tracks and theres a song with me singing and playing my diddley bow, made by Madurubob.. 

Please give a listen! 

Talk to me!

Heading this way!

 

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Where to start?

Started by Stogie Guitars (Dave). Last reply by Slowpaw Steve T Apr 6, 2014. 7 Replies

Everybody wants to go to Heaven

Started by Gumbo Blues Guitars. Last reply by Gumbo Blues Guitars Feb 11, 2014. 3 Replies

Song projects

Started by smilingdog1. Last reply by ShadowChancer Nov 28, 2013. 5 Replies

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