A ballad in the true sense of the word - a story.
Urban - even a little Peter Gunn mystery v. Romantic Period Piece - The unknown, I like that.
Just as the title scrawled on the underpass wall generated the lyric from Terry, you've joined his
vision . . . slightly spooky
The Question: What if . . .
Marvelous is the answer: Who knows . . .
Film Noir [as the style was called] on the big screen
Maybe, Folk Noir . . .
Enjoyed this song Jan!
I also compose music and perform the songs of a songwriter friend of mine.
I have a lot of my own songs as well
Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women
Don't Make Promises