Stone Cold Beautiful

by Wily Bo Walker & E D Brayshaw

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NIGHT’S SO STILL AS DARKENING SKIES SHOW THUNDER STORMS ARE COMING RACING CLOUDS AND RAGING WINDS BRING A WARNING OF HAIL STONES DRUMMING COMING DOWN WITH A VENGEANCE REVENGE IS RISING UPON THIS ONE HORSE TOWN LIGHTNING STRIKES ACROSS THE SKY AND LIGHTS THE NIGHT AS THE NIGHTMARE SOUNDS THERE’S A STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING LORD THIS TIME SHE’S GONNA BLOW HEAR THAT STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING GONNA PACK MY THINGS AND GO… IT’S JUST A COUPLE OF ACRES OF DESERT SCRUB WE’VE BEEN SCRATCHING THE SOIL SINCE BEFORE THE WAR ME AND MY BABY NEVER THOUGHT TO TURN IT IN BUT IF THIS TWISTER TAKES ITS TOLL WE WON’T BE FARMING HERE NO MORE I HAD IT ON THE MARKET SINCE LORD KNOWS WHEN BUT NO-ONE’S GONNA BUY IN TORNADO LAND NO SUBSIDIES FOR DAMAGE NO INSURANCE FOR LOSS TOO PROUD, TOO DUMB TO WEIGH UP THE COST THERE’S A STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING LORD THIS TIME SHE’S GONNA BLOW HEAR THAT STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING GONNA PACK MY THINGS AND GO… SILENCE HANGS IN TORNADO LAND I GOT A TROUBLING MIND DEBRIS LYING ACROSS THE GROUND SOME THINGS YOU GOTTA KEEP WELL SOME YOU LEAVE THEM BEHIND SHE STANDS ON THE PORCH CRYING TEARS IN THE RAIN AND ALL HER PRETTY DREAMS ARE TORN I WONDER WHAT CAN SURVIVE WHEN ALL YOU HAVE IN YOUR LIFE IS SHOT TO PIECES IN THE HEAT OF THE STORM THERE’S A STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING LORD THIS TIME SHE’S GONNA BLOW HEAR THAT STORM WARNING ON MY RADIO STORM WARNING GONNA PACK MY THINGS AND GO… © 2010 E D Brayshaw / Lesley Brayshaw. All Rights Reserved Extra Lyrics: Wily Bo Walker
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IN THIS TOWN TELEVISION SHUTS OFF AT TWO WHAT CAN A LONELY ROCK’N’ROLLER DO A BED SO BIG THE SHEETS ARE CLEAN YOUR GIRLFRIEND SAID YOU WERE JAMES DEAN A STYROFOAM ICE BUCKET FULL OF ICE COME UP TO MY MOTEL ROOM AND TREAT ME NICE I DON’T WANT TO MAKE NO LATE NIGHT NEW YORK CALLS I DON’T WANT TO STARE AT THESE UGLY GRASSMAT WALLS CHRONOLOGICALLY I KNOW YOU’RE YOUNG COS WHEN YOU KISSED ME IN THE CLUB YOU BIT MY TONGUE I’LL WRITE A SONG FOR YOU AND PUT IT ON MY NEXT LP COME UP TO MY MOTEL ROOM AND SLEEP WITH ME THERE’S A BIBLE IN THE DRAWER DON’T BE AFRAID I’LL PUT UP A SIGN TO WARN THE CLEAN UP MAID THERE’S LOTS OF SOAP AND LOTS OF TOWELS NEVER MIND THOSE DESK CLERK SCOWLS I’LL BUY YOU BREAKFAST AND THEY’LL THINK YOU’RE MY WIFE COME UP TO MY MOTEL ROOM AND SAVE MY LIFE
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SOMEBODY LOAN ME A DIME I NEED TO CALL MY OLD TIME USED TO BE USED TO BE SOMEBODY LOAN ME A DIME I NEED TO CALL MY OLD TIME USED TO BE LITTLE GIRL’S BEEN GONE SO LONG YOU KNOW IT’S A’WORRYING ME HEY LORD, IT’S WORRYING WORRYING ME WELL I KNOW SHE’S A GOOD LITTLE GIRL BUT AT THAT TIME I JUST DID NOT UNDERSTAND I KNOW SHE’S A GOOD LITTLE GIRL BUT AT THAT TIME LORD I JUST DID NOT UNDERSTAND SOMEBODY LOAN ME A DIME YOU KNOW I NEED A HELPING HAND A HELPING HAND YOU KNOW I CRIED, LORD I CRIED JUST LIKE A BABY MMM, ALL NIGHT LONG…ALL NIGHT LONG LORD I CRIED MMM JUST LIKE A BABY ALL NIGHT LONG OH ALL NIGHT LONG… SOMEBODY BETTER LOAN ME THAT DIME I NEED MY BABY I NEED MY BABY HERE AT HOME LORD I NEED MY BABY HERE AT HOME
4.
TELL ME YOUR SECRETS… TELL ME YOUR THOUGHTS WELL IT SURE TURNED OUT LIKE SOME KIND OF SUMMER WHAT WITH THE HEAT AND THE WIND AND THE RAIN WE WERE LIVING IN THE DEEP SOUTH A PASSION BURNING IN OUR VEINS ONE NIGHT BABY SAYS SHE FEELS THERE’S SOMETHING WRONG HERE SHE FEEL A TERROR LIKE A HEARTBEAT DEEP INSIDE AND THEN BABY SAID SHE WOULD BABY SAYS SHE MIGHT JUST TAKE A LITTLE DRIVE OUT IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT I WANNA KNOW WHERE BABY DON’T GO I WANNA KNOW I WANNA KNOW WHERE BABY DON’T GO WHERE GOES MY BABY? MY BABY TONIGHT? WHEN IT TURNED INTO THE COOL OF NOVEMBER I KIND OF KNEW I’D NEVER SEE HER AGAIN IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT WHEN YOU TURN OUT THE LIGHT I SWEAR I HEARD HER CALLING OUT MY NAME TODAY I HEARD THEY'D FOUND HER CHEVY BURIED HALFWAY DOWN IN THAT TAHOE MUD BUT IT WAS EMPTY INSIDE LIKE MY BABY’S EYES WHEN SHE TOOK TO DISAPPEAR OUT IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT I WANNA KNOW WHERE BABY DON’T GO I WANNA KNOW I WANNA KNOW WHERE BABY DON’T GO WHERE GOES MY BABY? MY BABY TONIGHT? AND I’VE BEEN DRIVING THROUGH THESE STREETS IN THE MOONLIGHT TRYING TO FIND A REASON WHY IT'LL TAKE A FOOL LIKE ME NOT TO REALISE I NEED MY BABY TONIGHT… © 2012 Wily Bo Walker. All Rights Reserved.
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LISTEN TO YOUR HEARTBEAT, BABY CAN YOU FEEL IT NEXT TO MINE LIFT YOUR LOVELIGHT TO THE WORLD AND LET IT SHINE CAN YOU HEAR THOSE WAVES A-CRASHING DARLING, SOUND LIKE THUNDER ON THE SHORE BREATHE IN DEEP THE NIGHT LET YOUR SPIRIT SOAR BABY I WILL TAKE YOU BY THE HAND WHEN I SAY THAT I WILL DIE FOR YOU I HOPE YOU'LL UNDERSTAND BABY I WILL BE THERE FOR YOU WHEN YOUR DEEP SEPTEMBER RED TURNS TOO… WHEN THE DARKEST SHADOWS FALL CAST YOUR NIGHTMARES TO THE WALL I WILL HOLD YOU IN MY ARMS SHELTERED FROM IT ALL WHEN THOSE DEMONS IN THE NIGHT LORD, AND THAT LIGHTNING STARTS TO STRIKE I WILL TAKE YOU BY YOUR HAND AND LEAD YOU TO THE LIGHT BABY I AM JUST A MAN WHEN I SAY THAT I WILL DIE FOR YOU I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND BABY I WILL BE THERE FOR YOU WHEN YOUR DEEP SEPTEMBER RED TURNS TO WINTER BLUE BABY I WILL TAKE YOU BY THE HAND WHEN I SAY THAT I WILL DIE FOR YOU I HOPE YOU'LL UNDERSTAND BABY I WILL BE THERE FOR YOU WHEN YOUR DEEP SEPTEMBER RED TURNS TOO… BABY I AM JUST A MAN WHEN I SAY THAT I WILL DIE FOR YOU I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND BABY I WILL BE THERE FOR YOU WHEN YOUR DEEP SEPTEMBER RED TURNS TO WINTER BLUE… © 2012 Wily Bo Walker. All Rights Reserved
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WELL I DON’T KNOW WHAT I SAID TO YOU ON THAT STRANGE AND FATEFUL DAY YOU TURNED AROUND AND SMILED YOUR SMILE WALKED AWAY SOMETHING IN THE WAY YOU MOVED ME SOMETHING DEEP INSIDE I NEVER SAW YOU SO ALONE THE NIGHT JUDGE CARTER DIED… THE NIGHT JUDGE CARTER DIED MAMA C. CAME UP TO ME IF MY MEMORY SERVES ME WELL TAKE A DRIVEE DOWN ROTHKO BOY TAKE A MOONLIGHT RIDE TO HELL HER EYES SHONE LIKE DIAMONDS ECHOING YOUR PAIN AND IF I SAW YOU JUST THAT ONCE I NEVER SAW YOUR FACE AGAIN AND WHEN THE STARS COME OUT I’LL HAVE A BETTER IDEA WHERE WE ARE STUCK BETWEEN HEAVEN AND THE BACK SEAT OF YOUR DADDY’S CAR DON’T THE MOON ON THE GROUND MAKE SUCH A DELICATE SOUND? WELL I’M SORRY IF HE HURT YOU I’M SORRY IF HE MADE YOU CRY BUT TONIGHT WE GOT EACH OTHER WE GOT MIDNIGHT AS OUR ALIBI… WHEN I THINK OF YOU I BURN, I BURN… WHEN I THINK OF YOU I BURN… AND WHEN THE STARS COME OUT I’LL HAVE A BETTER IDEA WHERE WE ARE LORD WHERE WE ARE STUCK BETWEEN HEAVEN AND THE BACK SEAT OF YOUR DADDY’S CAR WELL THIS ROAD RUNS FOREVER TWEEN SAND AND THE SKY DOWN AMONGST THE PAIN AND THE LIES WHERE YOUR DREAMS BECOME TWISTED TANGLED UP IN THE NIGHT OH DARLING… WHEN I THINK OF YOU I BURN, I BURN… WHEN I THINK OF YOU I BURN… AND I’VE BEEN THROUGH EVERY MEMORY AND IF A STONE S’BEEN LEFT UNTURNED IT’S WHEN IT ALL COMES DOWN I THINK OF YOU AND I BURN… I BURN… WHEN I THINK OF YOU I BURN… I BURN… I CAN TELL YOU TALES OF MURDER I CAN SPIN YOU SUICIDE WHEN THE TRUTH COMES DOWN I SWEAR TO GOD I NEVER REALISED BABY TALKS IN SWEET REVENGE BABY’S GOT A GUN WE HITCHED A RIDE TO CALIFORNIA… WE’RE BOTH KILLERS ON THE RUN WE’RE ALL JUST KILLERS ON THE RUN… ON THE RUN… OUT HERE WE ARE TWISTED OUT HERE WE ARE ALONE OUT HERE WE ARE BEAUTIFUL… OUT HERE WE ARE STONE OUT HERE WE ARE ALONE OH SO BEAUTIFUL… STONE COLD BEAUTIFUL… © 2015 Wily Bo Walker. All Rights Reserved.

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"When the stars come out I'll have a better idea where we are…
Stuck between heaven and the back seat of your daddy's car…"

'Stone Cold Beautiful' is disc 1 of Wily Bo Walker & E D Brayshaw's 2019 double album release 'The Roads We Ride'…

Wily Bo Walker and E D Brayshaw have worked together in various recording and ‘live’ projects over the years and are now collaborating on a series of albums that reflect the old-school vinyl format in feel and continuity

Wily Bo weaves an album of cinematic storylines and EDB lays down magnificent and timeless guitar solos.

The album download includes a pdf liner notes booklet with exclusive artwork and lyrics.

Photo of Wily Bo Walker inside CD: © 2014 Graham Munn. All Rights Reserved.

Said of the album:

“Just do yourself a favour, go out and get it, I'll be playing tracks from it forever I think..it's one of those album that just grabs you. E. D. Brayshaw's guitar is phenomenal, Wily Bo Walker's vocals are to die for and the musicianship on it is astonishing. Just a fantastic album!" Richard Dunning - Blues on the Radio

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released May 22, 2015

Wily Bo Walker - Vocals & Cinematic Storylines
E D Brayshaw - Instrumentation & Timeless Guitar Solos

Kareña K - Backing Vocals


Produced by Wily Bo Walker
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios, London UK

Cover Art: Wily Bo Walker
Inside Wily Bo Photo - Graham Munn

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Wily Bo Walker London, UK

Wily Bo Walker is a Scottish artist & songwriter noted for his characterful vocals & swaggering 'live' performances

Inducted in to the U.S. Blues Hall of Fame as a Master Blues Artist, Wily Bo adds his blues-infused style across the many genres of his work

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