Hiding Behind Headlights

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Truckers lie dreaming on the side of the road
Rigs lit up like Christmas trees
I ain't seen a map on this ride
I don't think it'd matter much to me

I'm hiding behind headlights
Sitting low, one hand out the window
One day I'll go home

My house is just one long list
More to do and more to do after that
There's car alarms and telephone calls
Windows down and some damn stereo on

But out here I stretch across my hood
Watch the falling stars disappear
Somewhere those stars made a splash
But it was somewhere far away from here


from Folk & Feedback*, released September 6, 2016

Written by Rich Grula (Big Happy Tunes / BMI) and John Sonntag (Sonntag Music / BMI)




Big Happy Crowd Hoboken, New Jersey

Big Happy Crowd is a Hoboken-based band exploring a skewed version of "Americana," customized with touches of lo-fi, alt- country, antifolk, old-timey death ballads, folk-rock, drones, surf music and cranky Tin Pan Alley swing. Their catalog usually falls between the bookends of lust and discomfort. ... more

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