Tired Eyes

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Caught up wind of northern shore
With your heart against the stone
Miles from wondering, still life dreaming
And all crying bones.

Time will tell your tired eyes.

O still is our night
The sun's a brilliant shade
Let these waves part before
I die before this blade.

Time will tell your tired eyes.

Susie says calm your mind
With smiles hid in black
Can't you hear your lover sigh
With her lips on your back?

Time will tell your tired eyes.


from Hymns and Lies, released August 15, 2008
Lyrics by Malcolm Cooper.


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Boreas Tucson, Arizona

Boreas was a classically-trained rock band with lush vocal harmonies, a fierce DIY streak and a willingness to plunge into a wide range of musical styles. Described by local radio station KXCI as “baroque pop,” their music resounds with echoes of the Beach Boys, Animal Collective, Paul Simon, Radiohead and Steve Reich. ... more

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