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Another in my infrequent attempts to write a song over a weekend,,,, and then spend weeks fiddling about with the mix.
This probably isn't final.... but are they ever?

I wanted a title with 'day' in it, and walking the dogs, came up with this one. Then googled 'communion', and then knocked the lyric out in about 30 mins. It feels kinda creepy in places, but a good lesson in 'just get it down quickly when its flowing'.
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Yeah i know
Every girl is someones daughter.
And i know
All the sins you will discover.
You're a good girl
Living past the age of reason
I'm a bad man
Looking for a true believer, I'm

Wrestling the ghost for my soul, yeah
Put on your best dress and pray
For Communion Day.

Late at night
When the dark reveals its lessons
All I need
Is to read you my confessions.
You're a good girl
The little light that burns eternal
It's a bad world
It'll try and snuff you like a candle, I'm....

I know you're too good for me
Can't escape the blood and body
Can't escape the blood and body
I know you're too good for me...
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Uploaded: Mar 20, 2016 - 06:13:02 AM
Last Updated: Mar 20, 2016 - 06:13:02 AM Last Played: Mar 10, 2017 - 11:20:08 PM
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Bowman said 550 days ago (March 20th, 2016)
Drinking this wine.
Your first posts are better than most 10th.
What a great song Steve wicked and cool.
For what it's worth - in my book a hit!
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echoroom said 544 days ago (March 27th, 2016)
Thanks Charlie
And I'm not even Catholic!
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Skean said 550 days ago (March 20th, 2016)
Communion Day
Sounds great, a download for sure, thanks for sharing, cheers.
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Philip18 said 550 days ago (March 20th, 2016)
Communion Day
Intriguing song. You had me wondering at every step of the process you describe - beginning with "I wanted a title with 'day' in it". It has turned out a little creepy, I fear... However, the performance is impressive!
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DWL said 550 days ago (March 21st, 2016)
Classy work Steve
Excellent sound and as always a fine vocal and interesting lyrics.


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PeterB7858 said 548 days ago (March 22nd, 2016)
Communion Day
Really nice Alt vibe. Dark, dangerous lyrics. Love the vocal work, as always. Stylish noir. Thanks, Steve.
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J_Gretch said 548 days ago (March 22nd, 2016)
Communion Day
Deep song with layers,,, very cool! Love the transition at 3:00. Your guitar phrasing reminds me of Buck Dharmma of BOC always one of my favs.,,Much enjoyed
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FEEL said 548 days ago (March 23rd, 2016)
another amazing song
Great mix with a well executed vocal track. Sounds pro to me. really digging the lyrics as well.
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MikeRobinson said 547 days ago (March 23rd, 2016)
Definitely creepy, but I like that in a song!
“Communion Day,” as a rite-of-passage especially for young girls, is just too-good ... too goody-goody ... to pass up the opportunity to mix it with a triple-dose of pure lascivious sin.   This is an excellent song, and a very clean mix.   (So, I guess the weeks were worth it.)
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Warren Smith said 546 days ago (March 24th, 2016)
Thick plot
Ghost wrestling .. love it!

Also love that little jangly guitar hook that opens the song and keeps reappearing at appropriate moments.

Your delivery is convincing: you sound like a bad man with questionable intentions who is looking for a true believer who wants to (whether she knows it or not) undergo a conversion. What a suggestive plot!
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paul f. page said 542 days ago (March 29th, 2016)
Yeah, creepy...
I agree with Warren's analysis of the lyrics...
Musically, this is really arranged and performed beautifully. Got some edge to it, but not overly so.
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Ed Hannifin said 382 days ago (September 5th, 2016)
Yeah, that's pretty dark...
...although it's a pretty CHIMEY dark...the guitars are awesome, and the vocal is terrific as always...Has a touch of that Suicide Blonde/"you're one of my kind" vibe...

I love the arpeggiated guitars left and right, and the solo is terrific...

"Wrestling the ghost for my soul" is a pretty evocative line...
Calchas said 265 days ago (December 31st, 2016)
Man I'm glad you're still around. Always loved your vocals. Still do.

Nice clean guitar work. Balanced mix. Engaging melody.

The usual recipe for greatness. This kicks the crap out of anything on the radio today. I really mean this.

Happy 2017 (and keep 'em coming!)
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