Sleepless

by Muncie Girls

supported by
/
  • Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

     £5 GBP  or more

     

  • Compact Disc (CD)

    Vinyl sold out. Available on CD.

    Split release with Specialist Subject and Yo-Yo Records.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Sleepless via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days

     £5 GBP or more

     

  • Full Digital Discography

    Get all 7 Muncie Girls releases available on Bandcamp and save 15%.

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality downloads of Five Miles (DEMO), Respect - PWYW Download to Benefit Refugee Action, From Caplan To Belsize, Split Single, Muncie Girls/Great Cynics Split, Sleepless, and Revolution Summer EP. , and , .

     £22.95 GBP or more (15% OFF)

     

1.
03:23
2.
3.
4.
04:32

about

Sleepless, released 19th August 2013 via Specialist Subject and Yo-Yo Records.
Recorded, mixed and mastered by the wonderful James Bragg at Middle Farm, Devon.
All artwork by the brilliant Hayley and Nathan at No Guts No Glory.

Thanks!

credits

tags

license

all rights reserved

feeds

feeds for this album, this artist

about

Muncie Girls Exeter, UK

Muncie Girls are a Punk Rock band from Exeter, UK.
www.munciegirls.co.uk

shows

contact / help

Contact Muncie Girls

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code

Track Name: Car Crash
I’m not a train wreck waiting to happen, more like a car crash that I’m still stuck in. At night it pushes itself to the front of my mind. What a painstaking way to try and unwind. It doesn’t take a lot to change; it’s just the way that you see it. I couldn’t tell you if you asked me to explain. I need to start thinking through the things that I say.
I’ve been hiding for a year now and still have to hear you voice before I write anything down. I can’t believe how old we’ve got. That’s how cool I’m not.
Track Name: Time We've Bought
It’s been a long time and I’ve wasted the best of it. All the lines I could’ve written, but instead I sit. How easily I pushed you out of my head, turned to the things that matter instead. All those times we shared; it wasn’t you, it was them. I’ll have a single measure and a lengthy talk about the changing weather or how much time we’ve bought.
Don’t waste another day; it’ll cut you open anyway. You’re not looking your best and your clothes are pretty frayed, but at least your debts are finally repaid.
Track Name: Music Forever
I feel sick from the butcher’s smell and the thought of not doing well. I feel scared by how much I dwell on the possibility of my ill health. ‘Because girls get their hearts broken and make mixtapes about it, too’*.
All those records I love that send me a shiver; ‘the royal, the throne, the cry me a river’**. The absence, the grief, the unfamiliarity, the dirt on your knees, the “Woah, take it easy”.

*Words taken from ‘Record Collecting for Girls’ by Courtney E. Smith
**Words taken from ‘Pissing in a River’ by Patti Smith
Track Name: Sleepless
I only know that the sun rose today ‘cause I saw it on my way home. I only know what pain feels like ‘cause I don’t look after myself when I’m alone. I think you acted badly but so did I.
There’s a weight off my mind; the thought of someday not struggling to get by. I know that there will come a time when I don’t feel so tired.
You know I wrote enough songs and threw half away. You know I wrote everything down; it’s the way I cope when I feel alone.
There’s a weight coming off my mind, it’s something new I’ve been trying. When the weight comes off my mind, I’m never gonna feel this tired.