fallen angels, stoned & drunk

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lyrics

here's the plan
you cling to something
until it passes
and fades to nothing
a foetal position
safe & secure
until that thought comes
to kill you some more

but who will you call?
when this comes around
when all this calms down

there's a place a place
where fallen angels
are stoned & drunk
with featured artists
all day long
one by one they curse
whats done
as they suffer nostalgia

how could this be real

i stalled here for a while
to face a bird shaped cloud in the sky
she said this is not for real

fallen angel on a cold cold pillow

how could this be real
did i not understand you

someone told you
it would be better than it really is
than it really is
someone rushed you, you fought a good fight
but it's time to give in, time to give in

how could this be real
did i not understand you

credits

from a festival of colours, released April 1, 2014
Written, engineered & produced by Kevin Barry (the matinée idles), in Dublin.
Mastered by Vinny Casey Dublin, Ireland
all instruments kevin barry
except - drums by doug sheridan
cello - kevin murphy

©2014 kevin barry - the matinée idles

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the matinée idles Dublin, Ireland

"...a record that must go down as one of the most different and artistic efforts to come out of Ireland in a long, long time..." Goldenplec.com

".. this is a great album and it will probably feature on a number of "Best of 2014" lists.." U&I Music Magazine

"A deeply atmospheric record, A Festival of Colours bustles with musicality and glistening soundscapes.." The Last Mixtape.com
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