You sit around the record player
Your thoughts all in a line
Pretending to appreciate
The fathers of your time

Those names that they have all heard before
But whose gravity they have not
They will follow their dreams into the night
And find themselves longing for home

Back to their gods, Rum and Radio
Lie on your back, and soon you will know
Their gods, Rum and Radio
Lie on your back, and soon you will know
As well


from This is What the City will Sound Like When all the People are Gone - EP, released May 20, 2011
Words and music by Andrew Campbell
String arrangements by Andrew Campbell
Andrew Campbell: Vocals, guitar, bells
Talia Storey-Cuddeback: Violin
Juna McDaid: Cello



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From SF Rebirth Blog: The voluminous title of Andrew Campbell’s debut album couldn’t suit the music found here better. While the music here has a strong sense of isolation and loneliness, there’s also some hustle and bustle in the background, almost like the ghosts of the people who once inhabited Campbell’s one-man city. ... more

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