SUM001 2008 - self release
RUNNING OUT OF HEROES (Pedersen) Dreamed i was still awake and still laying face down holding on remembered what someone said if they're shootin' at you you're doin' something right Running out of heroes running out of steam there's a planewreck on the horizon the glory days are gone All that's left now and real are the nine kinds of pain we're locked into all we need is a deal on some damage control and ejector-seats Running out of heroes running out of steam there's a planewreck on the horizon all sooty, amber and blue running out of heroesand running out of alternatives too Right side electric guitar by Howe Gelb Piano by Palle Hjorth Recorded in Feedback and PigJoy by JB and the Soupkitchen by AP Violined casio-stuffing recorded in LowLive by TTHowe selfrecorded at the Blue House IMPLY OR IMPLODE (Pedersen) Lay low but live large hold down the fort stay in charge go slow but don’t show sink into a thinktank with a glow Go right or go wrong all twists of fate are equally strongjust get by till get-go and head out on another endless road head on out Imply or implodeeither way we come in code no rhyme or reason stick it out for me one more season stick it out Pumporgan by Palle Hjorth Recorded in Feedback and PigJoy by JB Organsolo by AP in the Soupkitchen WONDERS & BLUNDERS (Pedersen) Freon pumpin' in my veinsI know I'm losin' all I could've gained one foot short of a full-on retreat and all those blunders in my backseat Cross the river dissappear into the night no telling if i'm wrong or right there's a splinter in my mind now my thoughts are a different kind And by the time I-40 takes me in to Amarillo the lonely road is all I wanna know In a stream of liquid stone the matter is cut to the bone what the road is offering meis a flowing wonder of entity And by the time I-40 takes me out of Amarillo a lonely road is all i wanna know 'cause there is more to I-40 than to go through Amarillo wonders and blunders hand in hand they go With Palle Hjorth pianoing and Marie Frank singing Recorded in Feedback by JB and the Soupkitchen by AP RIDE ON (Pedersen) Ride on ride on pass the gatesin the setting sun Ride on ride on you favorite sifting son Ride on ride out leave behind every shadow every doubt ride on out Introducing Elias Ole Lund introducing Written by TT and AP on the Gelb back-porch and recorded there subsequently. Drums recorded in the WholeHole later, AP added solo and effects in the Soupkitchen and bass in Feedback while mixing. Elias captured on Skype SMELLS LIKE RAIN (Pedersen) It smells like rain again although my premonition's like a train running wild on rugged plains while we try to maintain Adrift at sea at night with dreams deserted come what mightit makes no sense to fight when no one is right Cause there's always more to say but less is being said each day 'it's hardly a reply and it's not goodbye Private Punic warsdumb attacks and vague remorseafter all is said and done are we still all for one The bells are ringing true praising those who start anew and it's all that we can do I hope you feel so too With Nikolaj heyman on wurlitzer. Written by AP that week in the countryside after Peter said “we still need another song for the album...."
TRANS-FREQUENCING (Pedersen) Float upstream through last fall's fallen leavesfeel the breeze and see the surplus thievesthere are days when all your cells just know you belong long ago Drift along both Johnson and Monroe submerged cathedrals in fierce undertow surfin' that kinetic energy like electrons captured casually Way out there way out whenI'm sucked right in then kicked back out again watch me trans-frequencingI'm here and I'm then Dream away and tap into the groovewalk the cloisters, see the pillars move ancient arches on higher groundthis is my sonic lost and found Way out there way out whenI'm sucked right in then kicked back out again watch me trans-frequencing I'm here and i'm then With Palle Hjorth on Hammond and purple piano Recorded in Feedback and PigJoy by JB, additional recordings done in the Soupkitchen by AP and LowFive by TT WEARY TALKING BLUES (Pedersen) Found a way ‘round the red-light nerves move like a bloodhound unaware of it's swerves except jolts in my bones, itch under the skin keeps me preoccupied with internal rearranging Yeah this things got it in for me days are shorter now than they used to be So be cool, be funny, smack 'em down hard with all due respect you just go the whole nine yards 'Cause this things got it in for me days are shorter now than they used to be still walking wounded, zombie in new shoes undone and undead same weary talking blues With Palle Hjorth introing and then taking one Recorded at Feedback and PigJoy by JB BELLE (Pedersen) There are many ways for dreams to come true a woman on route 6 could testify lonesome on the lookout watching folks and years roll by I can't let go of what they told me about her house, or what remained after a truck ran through the wall one day and she got a ride while she was looking the other way Now she's the bell of alarm in traffic calling out to youin the smoke from whining tires and the screaming silence that ensue Organ played by Palle Hjorth Recorded in Feedback and PigJoy by JB DON'T ASK ME ABOUT LOVE (Pedersen/Gelb) I'm all in Purple is the color that it turnswhen you're feeling down in a black holeand blue instead will you ever get it up andcontinue running a mazecertainly amaze those upon the beautiful gaze I'm all in Lots of coming and going downton toolots of coming and going around to find Just don't ask me about lovedon't know a thing about itso just don't ask me about lovedon't askI'm in too deep Vicky Brown on violin and Jimmy Carr on vibraphone recorded by Nathan Sabatino in Loveland .Contains a good chunk of "Upright Organ Blues" by Glenn Hardman(from the trumpet solo on out, actually). INVISIBLE (Pedersen) You should try if you think that you can't and free yer deadload see through the codes Bring it out from the cool and the dark to sweltering light and a clear sight Find a passage that opens wide sweep the shapes of dreamin' sattelites Take it in all the unthinkable unaccountable sways dissolve in few daysjust go and set inside the sun be an invisible one Find a passage that opens wide sweep the shapes of dreamin' satellites With Palle Hjorth on piano Marie Frank singing Jimmy Carr vibraphoning Tuba and trumpet blown right by Henrik Silver. Recorded in Feedback and PigJoy by JB .Vibraphone recorded in Loveland by Nathan Sabatino. Silver recorded in Cirkus Charlie’s office-wagon by AP Other dubbing done in the Soupkitchen by AP OVERFLOW (Pedersen) Some say history is a nightmare from which we're trying to awakethat the past and the future are just different takesand beginning to resemble Tommy Steele is reflecting how it feelsyou know, some people get lucky while others get the raw deals There are faces in the walls and a ghostly howling through the hallswaiting for the dust to settle I'm beginning to take vowsbut it's just me and my thoughts knocking around this big old housewhile the one-eyed jack is king in a world of blind men There're people and cars outside my hotel windowmidnight people I don't knowmidnight cars in an endless flowand as I slowly let the default setting goI overflow Pick us upyou'd think by now we'd know when to raise and when to callbut this game ain't at all the kind we had in minddreading the plottet coursetrying to kick in some doors With Vicky Brown, violin, Jimmy Carr, vibraphone, and Palle Hjorth, piano.