January 21st, Centuries Ago (Remember Playing In The Snow)

by Great Ghosts

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Quick demo, recorded in one go in my university student halls room using a singstar microphone. Vocals are there, just unfortunately (or fortunately) really really quiet. If you turn it up and strain, you can hear the remnants of them.

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The ancient oaks and pylons,
Form a foggy, misty backdrop.
Snow falls from grace to winter's song.
It doesn't seem to ever stop.

So beautiful, in it's virgin virtue.
A work of precious nature,
Unspoiled by man.

My ghost rises up, separate from the soul.
Looking for a resting place. Looking for a home.
Returning to the earth, it burrows in the snow,
There to lie in sorrow. We all die alone.

So beautiful, in it's victorian virtue.
Light can't pierce it's grey-ish hue.

The bodysnatchers out,
Harvesting my ghost.
They excavate the earth,
But they can't ever hurt it's host.

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released January 22, 2013
Written and performed by Thee Great Deceiver

Picture taken by Myself.

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tags: folk indie lofi UK

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Great Ghosts Essex, UK

New solo acoustic project from one man mentalist, Liam White, formerly behind 'Lord Hugo Whitedorf'. Combining sketchy lo-fi recordings with enigmatically obscure songwriting creating a unique experience altogether. He feels the Great Ghosts in him.

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