Dark Days

from by Sam Carter

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    'This is a bittersweet folk-electric concept album, influenced by his time spent in London, and the songs range from the slow and personal From the South Bank to Soho, which features exquisite viola work from Sam Sweeney, to the remarkable Drop the Bomb, which starts as a gentle ballad backed by the piano of Neil Cowley (of Adele fame) and ends as a furious electric guitar workout.’ **** The Guardian

    '‘…like one of his heroes Richard Thompson, Carter has the ability to enthral with just one climactic chord when he moves effortlessly into rock guitar mode and the jagged contrast with his softer side makes it all the more effective' fRoots

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lyrics

Dark days upon us again
Again and will we all survive?
Make it out alive?

Dark days upon us again
Again and will we all survive?
Make it out alive?
Goodnight and good luck

Dark shadows shift up ahead
Ahead of every step we take
And stalk us in our wake

Dark clouds adrift overhead
Get ready as the thunder sounds
It's time to hunker down
Good night and good luck

Helpless as we are there is still hope
There's hope
We won't give up or give in 'til the last penny drops

Dark days upon us again
Again and will we all survive?
Make it out alive?
Dark days upon us again
Dark days upon us again
Dark days upon us again

credits

from How The City Sings, released April 8, 2016
Sam Carter - Guitar, Vocals
Neil Cowley - Marxophone, Harmonium, Mellotron
Matt Ridley - Bass
Evan Jenkins - Drums

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Sam Carter UK

‘Sam Carter is a brilliant guitarist and songwriter who combines the observational with social comment and personal reflection’ Songlines

2010 BBC Folk Awards Horizon Award Winner

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