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This is from the Some Girls digital EP by Alien Knife Fight.


You said you couldn't stay.
I wanted you to go away.
there's so much i want to do.
Arm's length away from me,
could you step closer please?
Let's see how well we do.
You show up unannounced,
swing in from out of town,
but I couldn't leave the room.
Now breathe as I get down,
and listen to the sound of the slow train.

In another minute I'll be in your arms.
In another minute we'll be gone.

Jupiter is shining on the hawk that flies at dawn.
He lay me dreaming on your bed.
You watched me in my sleep,
You knew that I'd go deep,
and for a moment you thought I was dead.
The science turns me on,
the motor hums along,
deciphering your wicked wink.
Leaving me little clues,
Observing as I lose my way to you.

In another minute I'll be in your arms.
In another minute we'll be gone.


from Some Girls EP by Alien Knife Fight, track released December 17, 2016
Lyrics written by Monique Ortiz ©2016 . Music written by Monique Ortiz, Obskur Vudu Music, BMI & Michael Howard, Shopdog Music, SESAC ©2016. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Produced & mixed by Mark Deutrom.
Engineered by Chico Jones at Ohm Recording Facility, Austin, Texas.
Mastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless Mastering, Boston, MA
Assistant Mastering Engineer: Maria Rice .
Monique Ortiz: vocals, 2-string slidebass
Michael Howard: drums

Very special thanks to Chris Dillon, Robert Martinengo, Jerome & Lisa Deupree.
Cover photo and design by Monique Ortiz ©2016.


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Vocalist / multi-instrumentalist Monique Ortiz is the front woman of Alien Knife Fight, A.K.A.C.O.D., and Bourbon Princess. Currently collaborating with EDM artist 3kStatic..

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