Weird Place

by Boothill Society

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1.
every day I have this trouble in my mind is the life I live is it really mine? and do I feel what they feel? and do I know what they know? every day I have this struggle in my brain is the part I play is it worth the pain? and do I feel what they feel? and do I know what they know? every day I have this mumble in my head what I give is it what I get? and do I feel what they feel? and do I know what they know? cause they don’t talk to you if you don’t know where you belong to the only thing you know for sure the show must go on the show, the show, the show goes on you’re no hero, you’re no star you don’t know who you are the show, the show, the show goes on but you gonna break apart
2.
One Day 02:48
one day, I’m gonna shoot you down cause you’ve been out here too long and nobody’s gonna miss you when you’re gone one day, you’ll wake up in your blood cause you’ve been out here too long and nobody’s gonna miss you when you’re gone one day, I’m gonna lay you low cause you’ve been out here too long and nobody’s gonna miss you when you’re gone
3.
for ten years I’ve been rambling from town to town I go for ten years I’ve been rambling now I’m rambling home and I’m calling out your name and I’m knocking at your door for I ain’t be that person no more for no reason I’ve been travelling nowhere I stayed for long for no reason I’ve been travelling now I’m travelling home cause a wayfare needs an ending and now I’m knocking at your door for I ain’t be that person no more many houses I stopped by many pretty girls I met many houses I stopped by disremember what they said but now those days are over and I’m knocking at your door for I ain’t be that person no more I’ve never been no rich man not a penny to my name I’ve never been no rich man what I own I spend last dollars on a ticket and now I’m knocking at your door for I ain’t be that person no more I know you deserve better I know a fool I am I know you deserve better let’s start all over again so I hope you will forgive me while I’m knocking at your door for I ain’t be that person no more
4.
Flying Shoes 03:51
mile by mile I walked this road mile by mile I have been told you have to wait for her you have to wait till she’s back again bring me my flying shoes I have to see her again turn by turn I rolled a dice turn by turn I lost the price cannot not think of her cannot wait till she’s back again bring me my flying shoes I have to see her again word by word I wrote to her word by word my ink got blurred can’t hold this goddamn pen can’t hold it till she’s back again bring me my flying shoes I have to see her again song by song I sang to her song by song my voice got furred can’t sing this song no more can’t sing it till she’s back again bring me my flying shoes I have to see her again
5.
Cowboy Man 02:40
bring me my cowboy tell him I’m waiting or else my heart will go insane bring me my cowboy he’s such a fine guy it does me harm no words could tell bring me my cowboy tell him I’m waiting or else my heart’s expecting rain bring me my cowboy he’s such a fine guy it does me harm no words could tell and ever since the day he rode off and our hearts and herds were split in two and ever since the day he rode off I am waiting for my cowboy man with his cattle he keeps trekking from California to Ohio and the sand of endless valleys keeps sticking to his boots
6.
I told my dog to bark at the man I told my dog to bark to bark at the man who got us into trouble to bark at the man who led into the battles to bark at the man who killed with no reason I told my dog to bark I told my tongue to shout at the man I told my tongue to shout to shout at the man who got us into trouble to shout at the man who led into the battles to shout at the man who killed with no reason I told my tongue to shout I told you once, I told you twice I hope that you will follow my advice I told you once, I told you twice a better world is on the rise I told my torch to burn the man I told my torch to burn
7.
Weird Place 03:08
how can we like the weather? it keeps changing every day how to like each other? everyone feels another way the world is a weird place how can we take the burden? our wills are oh so weak how to avoid misconception? everyone thinks another way the world is a weird place how can we shed a tear? they taste different every day how to find each other? everyone goes another way the world is a weird place and you, you are the only one who gives sense to my life and you, you are the only one who puts a smile on my face every day
8.
what did the rich say to the poor? give me your last shirt and be sure I’ll come back to take more that’s what the rich said to the poor what did the soldier tell his wife? I’m only killing to survive so I shoot my enemies down that’s what the soldier told his wife what did the pimp say to the bitch? take your clothes off, make me rich you were meant to sleep with men that’s what the pimp said to the bitch what did the master tell the slave? take a shovel, dig your grave you were born to work for me that’s what the master told the slave what did the priest say to the folk? put your money in the poke it delivers all your sins that’s what the priest said to the folk what did the logger tell the trees? I’ll bring you on your knees you were grown to fall for me that’s what the logger told the trees and the torture just goes on goes on and on and on and the torture it just goes on
9.
5 Minutes 04:14
five minutes just to show you how much you mean to me five minutes just to show you that you’re my love supreme five minutes just to show you how much I long for you four minutes just to hold you no one’s ever done before four minutes just to hold you the way young lovers do four minutes just to hold you as I had always planned to do three minutes just to tell you you’re always on my mind three minutes just to tell you such true love’s hard to find three minutes just to tell you that you’re my favorite one two minutes just to lead you to a place you’ve never been two minutes just to lead you so far off crime and sin two minutes just to lead you into my open arms one minute just to love you just the way you are one minute just to love you my life-time shooting star one minute just to love you before we have to go
10.
One Too Many 02:54
there’s always one too many car and one too many train one too many aircraft one too many lane there’s one too many factory and one too many stack there’s always one too many soldier and one too many tank one too many fighter one too many combat plane there’s one too many weapon and one too many war there’s always one too many misery and one too many fear one too many oppression one too many tear there’s one too many bondage and one too many harm there’s always one too many prophet and one too many god one too many politician one too many filthy talk there’s one too many penny and one too many stock and it’s a shame, oh it’s a shame that nothing seems to change oh what a shame, oh what a shame oh brothers break the chains everybody break the chains
11.
Nobody Cares 03:13
I can’t get up didn’t wash for weeks my bones are heavy can’t move my feet oh there were times they’d come and see but now nobody cares ’bout me wise men they say wise words and such but hey they don’t know what really matters oh there were times they’d come and see but now nobody cares ’bout me just look at me and mark this well if you don’t believe time will tell oh there were times they’d come and see but now nobody cares ’bout me so folks you listen to what I say when you grow old save your money cause no one knows you when you’re down and out and no one holds you when you’re lost and broke and now nobody nobody cares
12.
Superpowers 03:21
often I’ve been broken way too long I cried they say that love is healthy I know it’s hard to find and those superpowers I want you to unlock I would use them and bring you a piece of the moon often I’ve been dreaming that you was mine and I was yours but every time I woke up I learned that dream isn’t true and those superpowers I want you to unlock I would use them and bring you a piece of the sun often life’s been a burden hard enough not to lose track if someone gave me shelter I could lay down and rest and those superpowers I want you to unlock I would use them and make you the happiest person on the globe but everybody has been passing and everybody has gone but everybody has been laughing at me everybody so long
13.
Tiny Bats 05:26
everybody’s scared of tiny bats oh do you know why that is? and nobody cares what that is between us everybody loves fluffy dogs oh do you know why that is? and nobody cares what that is between us everybody claims one needs protection what are you saving me from? and nobody cares ’bout the thoughts in your head and everybody eats more than he needs oh do you know why that is? and nobody cares what that is between us but heaven’s not as close as people say and everybody’s scared of tiny bats oh do you know why that is? and everybody’s scared of tiny bats oh do you know ’bout that?
14.
Oh Johnny 02:50
the rivers, they carry a lot of stories Johnny, oh Johnny tell them to me all the rivers, they are floating towards the sea oh Johnny, stay here with me how many tears can the sea take? how many more stories can Johnny tell? all the rivers, they are floating towards the sea oh Johnny, stay here with me darling, oh darling oh please won’t you cry the dreams of the rivers just middle-class lies all the rivers, they are floating towards the sea oh Johnny, stay here with me

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released December 10, 2016

Johannes Wagner Gesang und Gitarre
Sabrina Schick Gesang
Bernhard Sassmann Gesang und Schlagzeug
Johannes Ewald Bass
Bernhard Spengler Mundharmonika
Benjamin Durst Piano

Aufgenommen, gemischt
und produziert von Daniel Hatvani.

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