Friends of Mine

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  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Unkept Woman comes with a fold-out insert panel with all the lyrics on it. The artwork is all inspired by the crossover between life in Morocco, where most of the album was written, and Tennessee, where it was recorded.

    While riding through the Sahara Desert on a camel, we crossed a dune and there, cocky as if he was born there, was a solitary rooster puttering around the sand. I took a photo which is completely blurry, with the movement of the camel and all, but when I got home I took a picture of my mother's rooster in his stead. This became the cover. The 3-panel spread is a collage of all the musicians who were an integral part of the record.

    This CD was manufactured & printed in the US by Cravedog with a glass master for high quality.

    Also includes immediate download of 14-track album in your choice of 320k mp3, FLAC, or just about any other format you could possibly desire.
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    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

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  • Full Digital Discography

    Get all 5 Vanessa Boyd releases available on Bandcamp and save 25%.

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality downloads of Agnostic Electric Gospel, Emerge, Pleasant Stay Hotel, Unkept Woman, and Hunger. , and , .

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lyrics

friends of mine
southern belle, what the hell, might as well call it a day : i’m not a stranger to them shoes that you’ve been walkin in… : new england born, ran away from home, tell me what you’re doing here : chorus : desert chicana, boys they all want her, trying to keep it cool : chorus : small town hide-away, everybody knows your name, taking it day by day : chorus : educated tomboy, trailor park memoir, caught between the two

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from Unkept Woman, released August 16, 2005

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Vanessa Boyd New York, New York

Original music. From folk ballads to roots americana to rock to spoken word to world fusion to electric experimental.

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