Legend Of The Desert Banshee

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The midnight air will swallow you
If the desert legend’s true

But I was much too wise for that
Sure of what I knew

I thought that I could brave the plane
And then they’d know my name

But fate caught up with me that day
And took my life away

The banshee called my name
And I just couldn’t stray

Tales of love and treasure here
If I forgot my fear

And then the darkness fades away
And I rise into the light

Back to the earth
Down I fell

Now I roam this place alone
Just as I’d been warned

Searching for a body,
And a place to call my home

I’ll stay a ghostly outlaw
Since the banshee stole my own

Now it’s I who tempts poor men
Calling for their souls
I saw the light above
But it’s not for me

I may not have conquered the plane
But they sure know my name

They hear my voice and all my cries
If they, too, think they’re wise

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from Stories of the American Frontier, released August 31, 2016

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Skeye New York, New York

Skeye offically started writing music in 2008. They travelled with recording gear to indoor and outdoor locations, recording original and cover material. These recordings were made public on YouTube. This project helped give birth to the band's first studio album, Bleuphoria. The duo has continued exploring sound, songwriting. Skeye continuously adds to their collection on YouTube. ... more

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