Steady By Jerks (lyrics by Mitchel Miller) Americana

Started by mtchlmllr, © All Rights Reserved 2020

   
986328
Upload

 


Help Wanted

Help me finish this collaboration. I am currently requesting uploads for the tracks listed below. Feel free to contribute.
- mtchlmllr
Need help with... As of... Accepted Ideas Upload
Bass 2mo+19dy ago - -
Drums 2mo+19dy ago - -
Engineering 2mo+19dy ago - -
Engineering-Mixing 2mo+19dy ago - -
Guitar-Acoustic 2mo+19dy ago - -
Guitar-Lead 2mo+19dy ago - -
Keyboards 2mo+19dy ago - -
Vocals 2mo+19dy ago - -
Contribute other track    

Creative Brief

As a kid growing up, I used to hear this phrase used a lot.  It stuck with me and helped me through the tough times.  As long as you are gaining ground keep on climbing.

Steady by Jerks (lyrics by Mitchel Miller)

One day you came by to say, man, you sure got it made
Next day you came by to say, now I’m gonna take it all away

Left with nothing left to gather and nothing left to gain
Asking myself, son, was it really worth all that pain

Chorus:
But I’m steady,
Ya, steady is who I am
I’m steady,
Trying to keep a steady hand
I’m steady
That’s the way life works
I’m steady, Steady by Jerks

Now I’m starin’ down a long road stretching to the west
Just A damn fool chokin’ on the taste of your bitterness

These days my blood runs way too dark and thick
From pining way too long for what we could’ve been

Chorus:

Bridge:
Thought I knew you
Thought you knew me too
Made plans based on
What I thought we knew
Only to find out
I never really knew you - at all

Still trying to do all that the preacher says is right
As I crawl hand over hand into the dark of night

With my back turned to a harsh northeast wind
Knowing’ it’s time for me to start it all over again

Chorus:
 (Repeat)

Additional Information

Genre Americana

Collaboration started February 14, 2020 by mtchlmllr
Last upload 3mo+19dy ago


Copyright Information

Initial Copyright Statement:

Copyright © 2020 by mtchlmllr, All Rights Reserved.
Effective on Feb 14, 2020


Copyright Sharing Statement:

mtchlmllr has declared the following Composition and Sound Recording copyright intentions for this collaboration, when completed:

Composition: Equally with other collaborators
Sound Recording: Equally with other collaborators
Upload Metrics

 

Collaborators
PLUS
mtchlmllr Mitchel Miller
Bennett CO USA
Creator