In Art We TrustIt brings us joyArtists createWhile others destroyYou get what you pay forIs not always trueWe get much more from artistsThan vapid corporate toolsIn Art We TrustArtists tell the truthPoliticians tell liesTo get you in the boothIf there was real justiceIn this fellaheen worldArtists would ruleDestroyers would eat dirt
I had a rendezvous With myselfI took old meOff the shelfOld me was youngLet’s not split hairsIt really doesn’t matterHow we got hereAs I was sayingI’m writing new songsHaving the time of my lifeDon’t get me wrongI might be oldBut that won’t stop me I feel just like a kidSo happy and free
I’ve surveyed my sceneCounted my song hiveThe songs I’m proud ofIs One in FiveOne in FiveThat’s Twenty PercentYou have to write a lotTo make something decentSome are decentSome on the descentSome are hell bentSome seem heaven sent
Stop me if you’ve heard this beforeThat famous song by The DoorsThe lyrics are about lustBut the music is so much moreTime and space The Doors did bendRay Manzarek music legendClassical, Jazz, and RockAll genres were his friendA Minor was the KeyThe key then changed amazinglyRay led the band on this songThe rest is now history
Late at nightThe message arrivedFrom Centauri Sector NineA chill went up my spineThrough the static crashI heard a muffled voiceThe being on the phoneShrieked and then moanedThe message then got clearI heard it with both earsThe voice said in great fear”We’ve just run out of beer!”
Making musicBreak new groundArrange a songPaint with soundBrightest colorsHighest pitchViolinYellow tingeDarkest colorsEspresso brownBow the celloLowest soundIn betweenRainbow colorsDifferent brushesTo discover
Here is a song several people commented on recently when I jokingly said I was a wannabe rock star back in the 80’s. I wrote more of these kind of songs than I remember. I was ready to cringe when I found a cassette player – but it was a nice surprise. I’m no singer, but, if I were to sing as part of…
Radio Twin Lens ReflexAll the hits All the timeThe greatest sceneOn the ground glass screenRadio Twin Lens ReflexFirst lensSecond lensWatch the parallaxGet The KNAC!Radio Twin Lens ReflexThe musicOf our lifetimeSo far awayUntil we playRadio Twin Lens ReflexAutomatic reactionMakes us happyRadio Photo romanceGet up, let’s dance!