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Precious Time

2018-08-24T20:04:19+00:00January 5th, 2013|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Heading For The Hills by Songs Of Dave Verse 1 Big society All you've ever known Only decade old But you assume substance Carved in stone Verse 2 Soaking like a sponge Wet with social norms Never step outside To realise the rules Feed the lie Chorus Silent you comply In the name of progress [...]

Heading For The Hills

2018-08-24T20:07:39+00:00September 1st, 2012|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 12.2 by Songs Of Dave Should BBC be neutral Objectively convey our news? Once I believed they did do But now I feel my faith confused I'm gone, so gone, so long I'm heading for the hills That politicians tell lies No one should trust is no surprise That TV ads beguile us That [...]

We

2018-08-24T20:08:21+00:00September 13th, 2011|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 11.2 by Songs Of Dave Verse 1 All along the path - stories of blame Everyone of us has played that game Bridge Hides beyond our eyes - beyond our minds Lies beyond the truth beyond the lies Verse 2 All along the road I see the clues Everywhere I go I read the [...]

Lining Their Pockets

2018-08-24T20:08:24+00:00August 19th, 2011|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 11.2 by Songs Of Dave Verse 1 Propaganda All around us Politicians Corporations Chorus A They're all lining their pockets And they don't care about truth Justified is deception Returning profits Verse 2 Legislation Pulling wool They ain't legal Laws they passing Chorus B They're all lining their pockets And they don't care who [...]

Had Enough

2018-08-24T20:08:26+00:00July 18th, 2011|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 11.2 by Songs Of Dave Chorus I have had enough product placement ads try'n' to sell me stuff I have had enough lifestyle marketing - never got the girl! Verse 1 I don't need no fashion fads No tablets or eyepads ;) I don't need no labelled brands promising success Never delivered Repeat Chorus [...]

In My Name

2018-08-24T20:08:39+00:00March 28th, 2011|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 11.1 by Songs Of Dave Refrain I'm watching I'm waiting I'm hoping I'm praying Verse 1 Here we go again In the guise of intervention Resolutions - as we pursue self interest Repeat Refrain Verse 2 And they don't think twice As they manipulate us Demonitise all who stand in their way Repeat Refrain [...]

So Called Democracy

2018-08-24T20:09:57+00:00November 11th, 2010|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

Beta 10.1 by Songs Of DaveVerse 1 We did not agree It ain't legally done Taking liberty - Where's the democracy? How's the government serving society when they make us pay for the greed of a banking business elite? Verse 2 We did not consent We did not cast our vote For a government To [...]

I Don’t Trust

2018-08-24T20:10:10+00:00July 1st, 2010|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

http://songsofdave.com/mp3_dave/i_dont_trust.mp3Verse 1 I don\'t trust What I\'m hearing with my ears I don\'t trust What they\'re saying with their words I don\'t trust Verse 2 I don\'t trust What I\'m reading with my eyes I don\'t trust What they\'re writing in their books I don\'t trust Chorus I don\'t trust Don\'t believe in lies I [...]

Turn It Off

2018-08-24T20:10:12+00:00June 7th, 2010|Categories: Dark Earth|Tags: |

http://songsofdave.com/mp3_dave/turn_it_off.mp3 Verse 1 Channel flick on my sofa ... stop it! Turn it off, cursed tv ... programmed to keep us down Give me life, I want something real and pure and true ... so Throw it out from my window ... to the gutter below Verse 2 Turn it off, cursed tv ... right [...]