New Song - Existential Blues/Living In The Moment - 3 String Cigar Box Guitar

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Rough demo of a new song, the first from my latest guitar. The tune came out while noodling in front of the fire one day, then the lyrics came later, probably partly influenced by the book I'm reading atm - Desolation Angels by Jack Kerouac.
Not sure what to call it?? Existential Blues? Existential Angst Blues?... or Living In The Moment?
I messed up the end, so faded it out... (Tried to do another take, but my voice started giving out. Fed up with bad throat!!)

LYRICS

When you think that the world is at your feet,
that’s when the rug is pulled away.
So I’m not waiting for tomorrow,
I will just enjoy today.

CHORUS
I’m living in the moment, living in the moment,
don’t know what’s around the bend.
Living in the moment, living in the moment,
I know everything must end.

I am walking down that long, long road,
got nothing better to do.
When I get to the crossroads, doesn’t matter which way I go.

CHORUS

Inst

When I’m sitting on the mountain,
I climbed so many times with you,
I won’t wonder what I’m doing here,
I will just enjoy the view.

CHORUS

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Comment by bemuzic on January 15, 2018 at 5:30am

Thanks snuffy

Comment by bemuzic on January 14, 2018 at 4:01am

Thanks snuffy

Comment by Snuffy Smith on January 13, 2018 at 10:10pm

Excellent!

Comment by bemuzic on January 13, 2018 at 3:28pm

thanks a lot Dano : -)

Comment by Dano Schultz on January 13, 2018 at 11:15am

A triumvirate of great finger picking, a lovely tune and a beautiful voice! Thanks, bemusic, you are on your way to another excellent album! Always a pleasure to hear you.

Comment by bemuzic on January 12, 2018 at 7:43am

thanks Hollis : -)

Comment by Hollis Fenn on January 11, 2018 at 9:45pm

Love the song and the picking style. Inspirational

Comment by bemuzic on January 11, 2018 at 3:55pm

thanks Bob. There seem to be quite a few coming at the moment : -)

Comment by bemuzic on January 11, 2018 at 3:54pm

thanks Shane

Comment by bemuzic on January 11, 2018 at 3:54pm

thanks Digly, ha yes this could well be it! My Dad used that recipe at any hint of a cold... I don't like whiskey (possibly because it was the first thing I got very drunk on as a teenager?!) but am thinking maybe some of the honey Jack Daniels warmed up could work??

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