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Sand

  1. Sand Lyrics
    Oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh

    Sand
    We couldn’t wait to get down on that beach
    We had a football and some fake ID’s
    A place to crash, a hundred feet from
    Sand
    Mapco cooler and a radio
    Natty Light and a pack of smokes
    yeah, we were on a roll and
    I keep Thinking bout, bout it
    Can’t stop Thinking bout, bout it

    We had the world in the palm of our hands
    Chasing the moon with aluminum cans
    We lit it up, blew it out,
    Yeah, livin’ for the here and now
    That summer slid by so fast,
    like grains through an hour glass
    Sand

    I said “hi” to her on a double dare
    We walked and talked and grew up underneath that pier
    Then she disappeared and I keep Thinking bout, bout it
    I Can’t stop Thinking bout, bout it

    We had the world in the palm of our hands
    Chasing the moon with aluminum cans
    We lit it up, blew it out,
    Yeah, livin’ for the here and now
    That summer slid by so fast,
    like grains through an hour glass
    Sand

    Oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh
    Sand
    oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh

    Every time I sink my feet in this white powder
    I can’t help but think about it and think about her

    We had the world in the palm of our hands
    Chasing the moon with aluminum cans
    We lit it up, blew it out,
    Yeah, livin’ for the here and now
    That summer slid by so fast,
    like grains through an hour glass
    Sand

    Oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh
    Sand
    oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh

    Oh-o-oh
    I keep thinkin bout, thinking ‘bout
    oh-o-oh
    oh-o-oh
    I can’t stop thinkin’ bout, thinkin’ bout it
    oh-o-oh
Released 2012

Greg Bates - EP

  1. Go Time Lyrics
    That grass that we’ve been standing on ain’t getting any greener
    That fat that we’ve been chewing on just keeps on getting leaner
    We hem and haw about how we oughta head for something bigger
    And babe I think it’s time we put our finger on the trigger

    It’s go time, it’s show time,
    All that I know time
    Ready any minute
    Well you gotta have a ticket and it don’t matter what we use
    A freight train or a jet plane
    Motorcycle or a Mustang
    There’s no time like go time
    And I’ll go anywhere with you

    We ain’t ventured too far out beyond those city limits
    We’ve seen it all in pictures and it’s time to go get it
    So stretch a map across your lap and draw our destination
    I’m getting wired, I’m sick and tired of this procrastination

    It’s go time, it’s show time,
    All that I know time
    Ready any minute
    Well you gotta have a ticket and it don’t matter what we use
    A freight train or a jet plane
    Motorcycle or a Mustang
    There’s no time like go time
    And I’ll go anywhere

    Albuquerque, ????, San Diego, San Antonio
    Tallahassee, Walla Walla, Birmingham or Buffalo
    Chattanooga, ????, gotta hit the road
    It’s go time

    It’s go time, it’s show time,
    All that I know time
    Ready any minute
    Well you gotta have a ticket and it don’t matter what we use
    A freight train or a jet plane
    Motorcycle or a Mustang
    There’s no time like go time
    And I’ll go anywhere
    I’ll go anywhere
    I’ll go anywhere with you
  2. Brothers Lyrics
    They knew all about you from the day that you were born
    Your highchair, weight in ounces, the face that we adored
    But when it came to naming you Mom and Dad weren’t sure
    But that’s what brothers are for

    I can still remember your first day of school
    And I know I didn’t say it then, but I was worried too
    And I know that Momma woulda walked you through that door
    But that’s what brothers are for

    Yeah I know we’ve had our share of fights
    And I’ve come close to killin’ you a few times
    But I woulda gone down in flames just to see you soar
    Cuz that’s what brothers are for

    I thank God that you could be here today
    Cuz standin’ next to you means so much to me
    As she walks down the aisle, I know I’m not alone
    Cuz right beside me is the best man I’ve ever known
    And I know we’ve had our share of fights
    And I’ve come close to killing you a few times
    But I woulda gone down in flames just to see you soar
    Yeah, I wanna see you soar
    Cuz that’s what brothers are for
  3. Fill In The Blank Lyrics
    We've been plannin' this weekend for a week and a half
    Hope you ain't thinkin' that we're movin' too fast
    This trip can be whatever you want it to
    I'll pick where we go and you can pick what we do

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank

    I know a little spot thirty miles outta town
    We can do what we want, won't be nobody around
    I love hanging with your friends and your family too
    But there's some things that only two people should do

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby

    We could
    To some music real slow
    'Til we can't no more
    If the clouds roll in we could, in the rain
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank
    Yeah the options are endless, baby fill in the blank
  4. Lost In Caroline Lyrics
    I didn't tell a soul
    Where I was gonna be
    I just let 'em know
    I'd be gone about a week
    The snow's been comin' down for days
    The roads are closed, but that's okay

    'Cause I'm lost in Caroline
    In the warmth of every whisper
    In the fire in her eyes
    While the cold wind blows outside
    I found what I've been needin'
    In this cabin in the Colorado pines
    Yeah, I'm lost in Caroline

    With this mountain draped in gray
    There ain't much of a view
    And this weather's bound to break
    In a day or two
    If I see a sun come out
    I'll just pull the shades on down

    'Cause I'm lost in Caroline
    In the warmth of every whisper
    In the fire in her eyes
    While the cold wind blows outside
    I found what I've been needin'
    In this cabin in the Colorado pines
    Yeah, I'm lost in Caroline

    While the cold wind blows outside
    I found what I've been needin'
    In this cabin in the Colorado pines
    Yeah, I'm lost in Caroline
  5. Did It for the Girl Lyrics
    I got the Chevy all shined up
    Paid a little more for a haircut
    Ironed up a pearl snap, left that old ball cap
    Gave myself a little extra smell good splash

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss, I did it for the girl

    I dialed her up someone George Strait
    Me and old George sang Marina Del Rey
    There by the water's edge, big sky turnin' red
    That perfect night, she said she can't forget

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss, I did it for the girl

    I did it for that long hair, fallin' down, layin' on her shoulders
    Those blue eyes want me to hold her

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss

    I did it for the girl, dancin' on the front porch
    Reachin' out to grab my shirt and pull me through the front door
    I did it for the midnight, candlelight
    Anything to make her mine, all mine, I did it for the girl
    I did it for the girl
Released 2013

Fill in The Blank

  1. Fill In The Blank Lyrics
    We've been plannin' this weekend for a week and a half
    Hope you ain't thinkin' that we're movin' too fast
    This trip can be whatever you want it to
    I'll pick where we go and you can pick what we do

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank

    I know a little spot thirty miles outta town
    We can do what we want, won't be nobody around
    I love hanging with your friends and your family too
    But there's some things that only two people should do

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank

    We could
    In the water, in the truck
    On a blanket 'til the sun comes up
    With each other on the river bank
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby

    We could
    To some music real slow
    'Til we can't no more
    If the clouds roll in we could, in the rain
    Yeah I'll leave it up to you, baby fill in the blank
    Yeah the options are endless, baby fill in the blank
Released 2012

Did It For The Girl

  1. Did It for the Girl Lyrics
    I got the Chevy all shined up
    Paid a little more for a haircut
    Ironed up a pearl snap, left that old ball cap
    Gave myself a little extra smell good splash

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss, I did it for the girl

    I dialed her up someone George Strait
    Me and old George sang Marina Del Rey
    There by the water's edge, big sky turnin' red
    That perfect night, she said she can't forget

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss, I did it for the girl

    I did it for that long hair, fallin' down, layin' on her shoulders
    Those blue eyes want me to hold her

    I did it for the girl, dancin' in the sunset
    To get to see her sippin' on Corona, little silhouette
    I did it for the moonlight, slow ride, slidin' over by my side
    Been waiting on it all night kiss

    I did it for the girl, dancin' on the front porch
    Reachin' out to grab my shirt and pull me through the front door
    I did it for the midnight, candlelight
    Anything to make her mine, all mine, I did it for the girl
    I did it for the girl