Jaimee Eat World Release: In The Same Room

We’re taking some risks this year with our upcoming cover song releases starting with an ominous and somewhat creepy “In The Same Room” that had us experimenting with synth pads, weird string instruments and peculiar vocal effects. I’m really not a keys player (I literally have to google chord shapes every time I’m about to try something on these recordings) but I have to say … Continue reading Jaimee Eat World Release: In The Same Room

Let’s Not

Let’s not pretend it’s more than it isOr that it was greater forces by which we were ledLet’s not, let’s not Please don’t talk about me to your friendsReallocating whatever thread you’ve got leftPlease,Don’t I won’t admit how far it wentTo save you, I’m sure, further embarrassmentI won’t, you know I won’t Don’t twist my words to suit your needsHowever eloquently they falter out as … Continue reading Let’s Not

Through

So I’m not who you thoughtOr maybe I wasIn either instanceIt seemsUnworthy of love At surface it’s nothingMerely a crushBut you been here beforeMe?Not even once I know not what you speakWhen you say a little’s enoughEver demandingMore than I’ve got I speak of ill-fated timeWithin the fabric of usAs though I must’ve been rightAnd that it came down to trustBut these roads that I … Continue reading Through

Jaimee Eat World Release: Thinking, That’s All

Okay, this technically already came out on November 24th because I was just stoked on it and wanted to share it. But I never released an official blog for it, so here we are. This is a full-band production of “Thinking, That’s All”. Listen to Jimmy Eat World’s original recording first: Okay now check out mine! It’s been a while since we looked at lyrics … Continue reading Jaimee Eat World Release: Thinking, That’s All

Throughfare EP Breakdown: Drift

This post is part of the ongoing blog breakdown series where I dive into the official lyrics, stories and thoughts that inspired the lyrics for the recently released Throughfare EP. If you haven’t yet, give the record a spin on bandcamp and jump back to the first blog on this record by clicking this handy link. Today we’re talking about track 5 on the record: Drift. … Continue reading Throughfare EP Breakdown: Drift

Throughfare EP Breakdown: Letting Go

On November 10th 2022, Poison Arrow Records released our EP “Throughfare” (self-titled). This is a collaborative effort by myself (lyrics and vocals) and KM North (the meat and potatoes). As I’ve done previously, this is the first blog in my track-by-track breakdown of this record where I’ll go through each song, list the official lyrics and what inspired them. Okay, let’s jump in with track … Continue reading Throughfare EP Breakdown: Letting Go

Only the Planets Know

I got lostOne nightStaring at constellationsTheir well penned mapNo matchFor my scattered gaze and restless limbsI approachedThe dawnWith even less directionThan a helpless fawn in open field and season I can still see the tail of the brightest shooting starI was there when it landedWhen it ignited in fireFrom where I stoodThe sky aliveThe stories that it toldSpoke of great adversityBut not of where to … Continue reading Only the Planets Know

A Letter

If I were to write a letterSure there’d be too many pageOf petals and scents of the finest flowersIn place of what you mean to me And if I bold enough to foldThose sheets into paper planesReinforce their wings with soliloquyOf your absence and the pain You would read of rosesEvery colour under the sunA field like those of tulipsA bouquet never large enough If … Continue reading A Letter

Passing Harsher Blog Breakdown: Where I’m Going

This post is part of the ongoing blog breakdown series where I dive into the official lyrics, stories and thoughts that inspired the lyrics for the recently released Passing Harsher album. If you haven’t yet, give the record a spin on bandcamp and jump back to the first blog on this record by clicking this handy link. Today we’re talking about track 8 on the … Continue reading Passing Harsher Blog Breakdown: Where I’m Going

Passing Harsher Blog Breakdown: No Getting Back

This post is part of the ongoing blog breakdown series where I dive into the official lyrics, stories and thoughts that inspired the lyrics for the recently released Passing Harsher album. If you haven’t yet, give the record a spin on bandcamp and jump back to the first blog on this record by clicking this handy link. Today we’re talking about track 7 on the … Continue reading Passing Harsher Blog Breakdown: No Getting Back