Sliver Adult Alternative

Released September 19, 2014

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Sound Recording

James Tanner ("LooknGlass")
Goshen Indiana USA
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Lyrics
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Nigel Robinson ("Gemini")
Scotland United Kingdom
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Drums, Hammond B3.
PREMIER
Peter Zero ("Mr_Sinister")
Scotland United Kingdom
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Lead guitar fills.
Dimitris Palimeris ("Supersly")
Athens Attica Greece
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Bass.
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James Fraser ("offthewall")
South Shields near Newcastle Tyneside United Kingdom
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Electric guitar, acoustic guitar, vocal, composition, production.
Lyrics

Sliver

(Vs)

My suitcase is open, laying on the bed;
boxes of belongings stacked by the door.
Hangers of clothes are lopped over a chair;
unwanted pictures are strewn on the floor.

(Vs)
She's standing at the doorway watching me pack;
arms folded and leaning against the frame.
With red watery eyes and trembling lips,
she asked me to stop so she could explain.

(Ch)
I need a Sliver, just a sliver
of a reason I should stay
Sliver, give me a sliver
of a good answer today
Sliver
I just need a sliver

(Vs)
Through the bus window, blurred buildings wiz past;
In my reflection I see sagging eyes.
My ear buds play music I can't really hear,
as I sift through the feelings dueling inside.

(Vs)
She had stood at the station watching me leave;
crying with prayer like hands to her mouth.
Had pleaded with me to please change my mind
But there was really nothing to think about

(Bridge)
I just looked at her and said;
"I know you've been untrue"
She couldn't deny it
and she never tried to

(Ch)
Needed a sliver, just a sliver
of a reason I should stay
Sliver, yes a sliver
that she could give today
Sliver

Just needed a sliver

L. James Tanner