Evil Darling lyrics

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Heston » 21 Aug 2017, 5:58pm

This evil darling, the deep blue sky
To me the rain in a dying man's dye

Could this make sense? Joe definitely says "dying man's die/dye", you can hear the pronounced "d."

Another one...

But the senoritas you've befriended
Curls die in the mirrors of their eyes?
So what does Marconi playing the mamba mean? "Marconi" is referring to the radio itself. It plays a deadly snake. The snake - the mamba - is slithering from the speakers. Ready to kill greedy corporations. Ready to free the world of all that is evil, and to leave behind only the youthful idealism encompassed by the tenets of rock and roll.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 21 Aug 2017, 6:21pm

OK Mr. Heston I've remixed the track so DL and listen. I'm convinced these are the correct lyrics now.

https://mega.nz/#!C5lRRAgY!zGnRT39OKzCW ... UOYfimwUKc

Woah!
In this town, that's the way-ay-ay-aaaaay it goes.
Say seven words for the sailors
Over out on the sea
But there ain't no saint just for killers
No mamma's gonna pray for me
Well I was blown here by the wind
The risky city left her man
The dust is singing 'cowboy died here'
But he's still reading the tombstone names
And knew how hard it was to cry
This evil darling, the deep blue sky
To be the rake in a dying man's time
On the cry for water we get no reply
Beg for mercy and laughter fills the sky
Dog Town
Mourning, she cries.
This life is easier girl you're rattled and you're out
Dog Town
Java fruit from acid rain
Go see if the coffin kid's got a lid that bears your claim
In this town, that's the way-ay-ay-aaaaay it goes.
You've heard of lamp-lit haciendas
With one-eyed girls who harmonize
But the senoritas you've befriended
Killers die in the mirrors of their eyes
She shot seven shotgun shells
Into the netherworlds of Hell
She slaughtered 9 fine white chickens
So you can never break the spell
Gonna burn down boy
And you're bound to die
Down in canyons
Beyond the blind people's eye
She'll leave your bones
In the hunting ground
Apache war dead
Guarding your soul
Dead like a rock
Never more to roll
Dog Town
Mourning, she cries.
Barrels from the shotgun blare pass right between your eyes
Dog Town
Guava fruit from acid rain
Go see if the coffin kid's got a lid that bears your name
Dog Town
Mourning, she cries.
Barrels from the shotgun blare pass right between your eyes
Bad dream boy 'bout my last night's Dog Town fight
Go see if the coffin kid's got a box that'll do your size.
In this town, that's the way-ay-ay-aaaaay it goes
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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 21 Aug 2017, 6:32pm

Heston wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 5:58pm
This evil darling, the deep blue sky
To me the rain in a dying man's dye

Could this make sense? Joe definitely says "dying man's die/dye", you can hear the pronounced "d."

Another one...

But the senoritas you've befriended
Curls die in the mirrors of their eyes?
I think it's "time" which can sometimes sound like a "d" sound when it's a "t".

It's "killers" not "curls".
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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Heston » 21 Aug 2017, 6:41pm

Marky Dread wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:32pm
Heston wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 5:58pm
This evil darling, the deep blue sky
To me the rain in a dying man's dye

Could this make sense? Joe definitely says "dying man's die/dye", you can hear the pronounced "d."

Another one...

But the senoritas you've befriended
Curls die in the mirrors of their eyes?
I think it's "time" which can sometimes sound like a "d" sound when it's a "t".

It's "killers" not "curls".
Yes, your mix has brought it out and I think it's now correct or 99.99% perfect.

Great work Marky, especially the "9 fine white chickens"
So what does Marconi playing the mamba mean? "Marconi" is referring to the radio itself. It plays a deadly snake. The snake - the mamba - is slithering from the speakers. Ready to kill greedy corporations. Ready to free the world of all that is evil, and to leave behind only the youthful idealism encompassed by the tenets of rock and roll.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Inder » 21 Aug 2017, 6:49pm

Great job, guys.


Heston wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:41pm
Great work Marky, especially the "9 fine white chickens"
Quoting this for future out-of-context reference.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 21 Aug 2017, 6:53pm

Inder wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:49pm
Great job, guys.


Heston wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:41pm
Great work Marky, especially the "9 fine white chickens"
Quoting this for future out-of-context reference.
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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 21 Aug 2017, 7:03pm

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 21 Aug 2017, 7:07pm

One last change I think "Gonna blow down boy" is actually "Gonna burn down boy". I've edited the lyric above.
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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Heston » 21 Aug 2017, 7:28pm

Inder wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:49pm
Great job, guys.


Heston wrote:
21 Aug 2017, 6:41pm
Great work Marky, especially the "9 fine white chickens"
Quoting this for future out-of-context reference.
:mrgreen:
So what does Marconi playing the mamba mean? "Marconi" is referring to the radio itself. It plays a deadly snake. The snake - the mamba - is slithering from the speakers. Ready to kill greedy corporations. Ready to free the world of all that is evil, and to leave behind only the youthful idealism encompassed by the tenets of rock and roll.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Slickgonzalez » 24 Aug 2017, 2:37pm

Nice work on deciphering those lyrics. Bad ass song.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Heston » 24 Aug 2017, 2:51pm

Slickgonzalez wrote:
24 Aug 2017, 2:37pm
Nice work on deciphering those lyrics. Bad ass song.
I think it's a wonderful song, can't get enough of it now I finally know the lyrics. I've just been hearing the odd word and phrase here and there for years.
So what does Marconi playing the mamba mean? "Marconi" is referring to the radio itself. It plays a deadly snake. The snake - the mamba - is slithering from the speakers. Ready to kill greedy corporations. Ready to free the world of all that is evil, and to leave behind only the youthful idealism encompassed by the tenets of rock and roll.

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Re: Evil Darling lyrics

Post by Marky Dread » 24 Aug 2017, 3:19pm

Heston wrote:
24 Aug 2017, 2:51pm
Slickgonzalez wrote:
24 Aug 2017, 2:37pm
Nice work on deciphering those lyrics. Bad ass song.
I think it's a wonderful song, can't get enough of it now I finally know the lyrics. I've just been hearing the odd word and phrase here and there for years.
I'll be expecting an awesome Heston cover version any day soon please. ;)
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