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Written: 2007?-2008
Recorded: 29th March 2008


Slipping through the part of the day
The time when events take place
Sleeping through most of the night
Sleeping even when it’s light

Drinking til they went away
Drinking is why they stayed
You need it to talk to that crowd
And that’s why the music’s loud


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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