Home Music Articles Forums Blog Chat More...      

Red


Get Flash to see this player.

Description
I don't _think_ I was trying to sound like that famous Irish nband, V1, but who knows... I was 15-16 at the time. "That land over there" was the USSR (it was the mid-eighties), not "Red states" in the US, although some people seem to be afraid of that, too.
Leave a Comment
You must be registered and logged-in to comment.
Lyrics
RED

The lips of my woman are red
I found her in another one’s bed
Red is a colour not to be trusted

The man on TV says I’ve got to beware
There is no freedom in that land over there
Red is a colour not to be trusted

Many wars were fought for beauty and gold
By bloodstained hands the nations were sold
Red is a colour not to be trusted

Red is the colour of the cardinal’s dress
Red was the hair of the one I loved best
Red is a colour not to be trusted
Song Stats
Hits: 1567
Comments: 2
Fans: 0
Plays: 64
Downloads: 70
Votes: 2
Uploaded: Aug 10, 2006 - 09:57:28 PM
Last Updated: Aug 14, 2006 - 09:16:01 PM Last Played: Sep 29, 2017 - 10:11:05 AM
Song License
Creative Commons License:
Attribution-NoDerivs-NonCommercial

Creative Commons

Song Actions
share on facebook share on twitter download song
Hardware:
See my profile.
Software:
See my profile.
Comments
moorlandt said 4116 days ago (August 12th, 2006)
great lyrics
A nice light and airy tune. If I were you, I'd bring a bit more calories into the drums. What I mostly like are the lyrics. I think you could easily write a couple of more verses...

Walter
Check out my latest song called Free (remix)
FEEL said 4103 days ago (August 25th, 2006)
Cool tune
The bass has a really good groove going on. Nice guitar touches. but
still the bass does an outstanding job of carrying the tune. Nice
composition...

Thanks for sharing...

John
Check out my latest song called Ten Years Gone Led Zeppelin Cover
Fan List
Artist Info
artist photo
Location: Beautiful Waco Texas
send a note

Check out some of my other songs:

Genre Info
The terms alternative rock and alternative music[1] were coined in the early 1980s to describe punk rock-inspired music genres which didn't fit into the mainstream genres of the time. At times it was used as catch-all phrase for rock music from under

More songs in Alternative Rock:

Chat
Who's Online
80
Invisible Members: 1
Visitors: 93