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An album about American life in the naughts.

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released June 12, 2012

All music & lyrics written, performed, and produced by Mallon Khan in Queens, New York from 2009-2011

Mastered by Michal Olownia in 2016

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Track Name: Castaways
Lover save me, please stay with me
I've gone overboard and I'm drifting
They come quickly, kiss and kill me
I couldn't take it no more so are you with me?

The water is so warm, it's not far to the shore
dive in, swim with me we'll be castaways watching the ship go down

and yes maybe, I'm just crazy but isn't that why you love me
so come on baby

the water is so warm it's not far to the shore dive in swim with me we'll be castaways watching the ship go down.

swim with me
Track Name: The Hundreth
In their minds they thought they knew better
oh the lies they tried to sell us
Good intentions always pave the path
that's littered with the dead

99 wait for the one to come around
99 wait until the hundredth awakes

So these few wide-eyed monkeys creep
The herd still fast asleep while shepherds and wolves count sheep
Soon a trigger will spark a light and they all will see
Evolve.
Track Name: Conspiracy!
Fool me once, shame. Fool me again, I'm to blame.
I'm not lonely or insane. Conspiracy is real.

Liar liar, lone gunman in Dallas, yeah
Jet fuel fires? Demolitions look like this.
conspiracy is real. Greys in the wheat fields.

Blood for your black gold. War of worlds for control
I'm not crazy, I'm fucking angry.
Cause you lied to me, talked down to me.
I'm not cynical. I am logical.
Track Name: $
It suits a man to toil, to gain his bread and prosper
To cheat the games of nature.
Is to trust in ground that falters.

You'll be eternally ripped apart for your black heart

Dollar signs in your eyes it's no wonder you can't see straight
you slap the market ride the wave no matter who gets fucked in the undertow
Behind the pillars is the gold.
Holy houses. Behind the pillars is the gold
are you blinded by the light? arise
we were meant to earn this.
Track Name: Rex
Rex!

Where were you?
I called and prayed
Til I was blue
Where were you?

Messages they said you left
I want to hear it from your lips
Rex, my lord so tremendous is her roar
It filters through

Today I come to meet you
No gates, no harps, only silence
And the dark, oh the dark

Rex!
Where were you? Oh Rex
Track Name: Black Blood
Coalescence of ailments in a violent collision
Could it manifest forty days of rain?
Poisoned by drinking her blood
and drown in her nourishing flood

Don't say you didn't see this coming
you consumed, you soaked up this doom
The bull, the bear, charging, the wealth
was a room full of nothing
The unprepared perpetually scared
The love misdirect from brother to paper
from lover to fame, fortune to shame

So fire the guns, push forward
Grow, bloat this ego
Distribute the death, spread the wealth
Call it progress
Black Blood in the viens of this broken body
My addiction, look how it serves me

I am one with my love now
so drink me children
Track Name: Bear & Bull
No more yield the floor to the gentlemen
No confusion
We've exposed these stained robes
They pose no solution
Melodies of revolution,
they're spreading in waves
When they break upon the shores of my kingdom

I'll bring it to the slaves

While the Bear and Bull sing
"let the wolves in"

Let the the wolves in
'cause it's feeding-time, all the time
making love to this sweet succubus
Suck the sagging teet of this dying beast
Even if the milk is souring

We've got some easing for ya babe
We'll ease it in, we'll ease it on in
While the Bear and Bull film
Track Name: New Paradigm
Take a breath, hold it in
As we make our final decent
Can you see it? target dead ahead
Are you blind with anger, armed with arrogance
claiming, faking ignorance

Soon a light will shine on these lies we tell ourselves
face the evidence

All the blood around the world it's the dawn of a new day
All the armies around the world
It's the dawn of a new day.

So we burn the enemies down one by one til there's nothing left
If you don't like it well then we'll string you up right next to them
God bless this new paradigm if there's anyone left alive
may the light shine for them

watch how they offend us
with denial and contempt for our justice and terrorize
blissful silence to the path of righteous violence
feigning ignorance, faking innocence.