Green in Those Baby Blues

from by Cat Meat

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  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Comes in a gatefold 'digipack' with artwork by Barney Bodoano (www.barneybodoano.com).

    Includes unlimited streaming of Eldritch City Dwellers via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    A 'bundle' including the CD of our album Eldritch City Dwellers and a set of two badges (or buttons if you're stateside) with artwork from the album by Barney Bodoano.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Eldritch City Dwellers via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days

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lyrics

I remember all the puzzles
That you used to bend the rules
I was tempted by confession
But I saw your face refuse

I was always 23 when you called
Though the furrows weren't convincing
And the crow's feet lingered far too long

She was sinking from the corner
Of my mind
When the past was just revision
And the sidekicks held the prize

Too much hanging by the water
'Til we're wading at our knees
An accomplice for the nightbirds
When the station drones repeat

But there's green in those baby blues

I recovered all precision
From a wilted aim I threw
You're a shield that won't be shadowed
An affray that I pursued

Put it all on 23 when you called
In a town that paints it's riddles
To the punch-drunk floors below

Taking shelter from the ashes
In my eyes
Hanging all my contradictions
On the sparks that fled the fire

It's impossible to wonder
How the breaks fell in your hands
An acclaim found in translation
An appeal on your command

But there's green in those baby blues

credits

from Eldritch City Dwellers, released June 30, 2014

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Cat Meat UK

Cat Meat Are:
Phil Rogers (Guitar and Vocals)
Ian Olney (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Bass, Electronics)
Louisa Wood (Violin, Piano, Backing Vocals)
Barney Bodoano (Guitar, Harmonica, Bass, Drums, Backing Vocals)

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