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Written: 2008
Recorded: 16th-21st July 2008


All I wanted is a chance
But I had no opportunities
There were people in the past
Who know I can obsess about

Mrs White took the edge off
Does that mean I’m well rounded now?
Grease him up, he’s ready for the world
Now he’s sliding past all hunched over


from Lights off, headphones on, released May 16, 2009




Jack James Glasgow

Rangy songwriter.

“From Neil Young... by way of Bonnie "Prince" Billy, to Arab Strap, without the charming vulgarity”
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"Sounding more like a Scottish Leonard Cohen than ever"
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