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LA New Years Blues (Acoustic Adult Pop)

(Feel free to put an Instrumental BRIDGE after last verse)

A7 B7 C7

Another year and I'm looking for her
Killing pain with more cheap booze
Just living a way with no more virtues
Everything is fuzzy and just a blur
You got to love the LA New Years blues..............
Yeah, you got to love the LA blues

A7 B7 C7

Another year that ended badly
Walking around in worn out shoes
In another Tin Pan Alley
I am lost, I stand accused
You got to love the LA New Years blues
Yeah, you got to love the LA blues


CM7 (2-3 strums DOWN) FMAJ7 (2-3 Strums UP)

She took it away on a Chicago train
Didn't know she'd could leave me this low
Millions of people and I'm alone in this pain
G AMaj7
Another failed love and nothing to show

Verse 2

Been a year since I started these blues
Another year I seem to choose to lose
All my dreams are dead so it seems
G AMaj7
Booze and sorrow just my constant theme

Verse 3

I remember days of being by the sea
Feeling the love and being easy and free
The stars don't burn as bright at night
G AMaj7
Since you've been gone, nothing is right
Short Song Description:
LA and the blues of losing your love.
Long Song Description:
Broadjam Member Reviews
Well written song. Nice barebones production with acoustic guitars

- Wallflower Joe
Nice sounding stereo acoustic guitars. Great sounding recording. The playing and singing were right on target for this song.

- Howard Siden
Different take on a blues theme which is really refreshing. Somewhat reminiscent of America. like the chord change at the end of the verses. Unique vocalist with a cool style.

- Wayne Ammons
Nice playing and singing, god song, it's got definite potential in a modern country market with the right production.

- Jeff Maguire
Story Behind the Song:
Lyric Credits: Steve Dafoe
Music Credits: Steve Dafoe
Producer Credits:
Publisher Credits: Steve Dafoe
Performance Credits: Max Green
Label Credits:
Song Length: 2:50
Primary Genre: Folk-Alternative
Secondary Genre: Country-Alternative
Tempo / Feel: Slow (71 - 90)
Lead Vocal: Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1: Failure
Subject Matter 2: Life
Mood 1: Uptight
Mood 2: Cheerful
Similar Artist 1: Stevie Ray Vaughan
Similar Artist 2: Blues Brothers, The
Language: English
Era: 2000 and later