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The Jungle is Dark but Full of Diamonds

by The Living

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Intro 00:34
Earthmusher 05:17
Fall out of line And into our minds No time for time Leave it behind Eyes dilate As we laugh at fate Over savor sounds and shapes, as we Mutate This bed is our planet Melt and flow into the floor Rendezvous at the core Leave fear, there's no time here We've become every creature Earth Mother, Earth Musher Falling through doors Let's run through the floor, now Words are useless Speak with your mind What are we now Your face is glowing Everything breathes We've given life to the world We've become gods We hold the Earth now We are all (Chorus) This can never be described We have been deified We've finally arrived This world is the real world Don't let me fall asleep
Maximum Gentleman Turn a little one into a lucky lady lover gun Maximum Gentleman I check my email No messages from you Nothin' but newsletters But I want something personalized I'll see what got rejected Maybe it went into my Into my spam filter Hope I don't get infected I'll click this anyway What do I see here? "Your girlfriend loves enormous jang but the trouble is that you have small one. Do not worry! You have wonderful chance to solve this trouble." (Chorus) A thousand emails Same thing, different words Telling me, “Be her amorous exhauster” “Hump like crazy all night” “Your stiffer will be rocklike Make your dick longer than the Great China Wall, baby Upgrade your meaty joystick King-size your long dong schlonga Excite your pistol” "At present you can increase your jang length. You'll be a king of bed for sure." Maximum! Gentleman! “Your rod is set to conquer” “Amorous exhauster” “Open doors and legs every night!” Bigger! Harder! Longer lasting! (Chorus) “College girls desire me Cool dudes worship me All thanks to my mighty rod”
Media 04:27
Dream Runner 03:13


A kaleidoscopic sonic journey exploring harsh realities and dreamy fantasies.


released December 1, 2012

Mike Bell - lead vocals, guitars, piano, Rhodes, hand percussion
Elyse Jacobson - violin, backing vocals, spoken word
John Kastelic - viola, backing vocals
Doug Gorkoff - cello
David Spidel - electric bass, upright bass, backing vocals
Samuel Cartwright - drums

with Jayden Beaudoin, timpani (tracks 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, & 10)

Produced, engineered and mixed by David Spidel at Red Light Studios


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The Living Vancouver, British Columbia

A kaleidoscope of classical chamber-music sounds fused with rock, metal, funk and splashes of world music.

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