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Parralox - Last Year At Marienbad

 

Last Year At Marienbad

Written by John von Ahlen

Chorus (The Woman)
Don't know if really love you
Don't know if I need to tell you
Maybe if we meet again I may remember
A love so tender

Verse 1 (Man X)
Darling it's so nice to see you
Tell me everything that's new
Can't believe a year has passed
It's almost like you never knew

Pre Chorus
I feel I should tell you
I cannot remember
Our feelings so tender
(It can't be true!)

You say that we're leaving
I'm hardly believing
The plans that we made for
(Our rendezvous!)

Verse 2 (Man M)
Don't know if I need to tell you
I'm not like the other man
No confidence or strategy
Playing with no masterplan

Repeat Pre Chorus

Repeat Chorus

Middle 8

Knowing how I feel
Feeling so unreal
Maybe I was wrong to tell you

Doing it for love
Baby it's so hard
Knowing that you don't remember

Maybe this is wrong
Knowing what you done
Baby I should stay away from you

Feeling how I feel
Trying to keep it real
Maybe it's the end of all we know

Monologue
I watched you play your cards
And wondered "Can you lose? Or will HE win?"
You like the fear in me, especially that evening
The bracelet is a sign of force
It kept the memory of you alive
Lost, forever, alone (with me)

Repeat Chorus
Repeat Middle 8


Title Last Year At Marienbad
Songwriter   John von Ahlen
Vocalist   Louise Love & John
Production #   147
Engineer   Juan del Toro
Producer   John Von Ahlen
Dedicated to   William Ware Theiss
Studio   Subterrane Recording Studio
Software   Cubase 8
Instruments   Linn Drum, Juno 106, JD 800, Yamaha CS15, Jupiter 4, Korg Delta, Korg 770, Roland System 1
Time   04:20
BPM   118
Copyright   Subterrane Records 2017
Appears on   Parralox - Subculture (Album)
Additional Info:
Written at 1217 on Thursday August 18th 2016, in about an hour.
Just dropped off my Silver Costume to Rose Chong (didn't see Steve).
Spoke to Angus on the phone for an hour while on the tram there and back - tomorrow is the day for poor old Scottie. So sad.

I type this while Jack is sitting on my lap and Roger is naughtily sitting on the studios "no dogs allowed" red couch.
I'm going to Julie's at 1400 and have to be back here by 1900 for the recording session with Louise, who will be singing this song with me.

The song will be structured so that the chorus is written from the Woman's perspective, while the Verses will be First and Second Man's commentary.
I better stop typing these notes and start writing the song.
1348 song completed. It's off to Julie's I go :)

This song was previewed on The Notorious New Wave Show.
Special thanks to Gina Achord for your support!



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SUBCULTURE

 

Parralox - Holiday '16 (Sampler) (Music Video)
Parralox - Paradise feat Marcella Detroit (Music Video)
Parralox - Electric Nights feat Johanna Gervin (Music Video)
Parralox - Key To The Door Of Heaven feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Subculture
(Album Sampler)
Paradise
feat Marcella Detroit
Electric Nights
feat Johanna Gervin
Key To The Door Of Heaven
feat Louise Love
       
Parralox - Gimme Back My Lovin feat Lillia (Music Video)
Parralox - Change Of Heart (Music Video)
Parralox - A Question Of Love feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Parralox - Jupiter feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Gimme Back My Lovin
feat Lillia
Change Of Heart A Question Of Love
feat Louise Love
Jupiter
feat Louise Love
       
Parralox - Pressure Point feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Parralox - Overdrive feat Ian Burden (Music Video)
Parralox - Last Year At Marienbad feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Parralox - Last Man Standing feat Peter Wilson (Music Video)
Pressure Point
feat Louise Love
Overdrive
feat Ian Burden
Last Year At Marienbad
feat Louise Love
Last Man Standing
feat Peter Wilson
       
Parralox - Voyager II feat Louise Love (Music Video)
Parralox - Rocket Science II feat John von Ahlen (Music Video)
Parralox - 86G feat A7-H (Music Video)
 
Voyager II
feat Louise Love
Rocket Science II
feat John von Ahlen
86G
feat A7-H
 
       

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