Aint Meant To Be

from Red Pulpy Mess by Jonathan Burks



oh my darling
can't you see
I'm not the kind of man
that you need
it aint you, it aint me
it aint meant to be

most of the time
I beat myself up
for not being good
at being in love
it aint you...

I can't say
you done me wrong
just the same
I don't want to hang around
it aint you...

oh my darling
can't you see
I'm not the kind of man
you need me to be
it aint you...


from Red Pulpy Mess, track released October 26, 2010
Recorded at Howl Street by Shane Hochstetler. Mastered at Mystery Room by Justin Perkins. Jonathan Burks - Voice and Guitar, Joe Pescio - Guitar, Nick Westfahl - Piano, Marc Luther Paul - Bass, Jacob Sutrick - Guitar, Dan Boyles - Drums, Allen Cote - Lapsteel. Heidi Spencer on vocals.




Jonathan Burks Milwaukee, Wisconsin

"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro"

here's some pro tips:

1) Keep a scream journal. Scream into a camera or microphone at least once a day. Any word or sound will work. "FUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUCK" seems to work for me.

2) Dance for 5 minutes daily. Dance on the way to the bathroom or kitchen. Dance as ugly as you can.

3) Make funny faces. Sit in front of a mirror and get strange.
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