Monday’s Song: “Another Pilot” by Hey Rosetta!

Another Pilot
by Hey Rosetta!

Crows pitch on the lawn, screeching a song.
The inmates wake up and they’re pulled to the bars
to pine their regrets and their rusting corvettes
and the tragedy they once had a part in.
They said “You ruined our lives.  You pissed on our prize.”
It’s still pulling your knuckles to your palm.

(fucking conscience, you’re siding with the wrong side)

You know the devil’s not deep–no, no, he’s brushing your cheek,
and hearing him breathe you remember a song:

just another angel through the clouds and into the ground
just another pilot through the clouds and into the ground
just another child through the chrome sets out on his own

Birds shit on your car, you’re scraping it off.
Do they know who you are? Don’t they know who you are?!
They sing “You ruined our lives  You pissed on our pride.”
Still pulling your knuckles to your tie.
You carry on, hunched over your job.

(start the engines i’m dying in the long line)

But you wanna get off and run away from it all…

You plan your escape, at the end of the day, you plan your escape
you take what you saved, and you get on a plane, yeah you take what you saved
and you start fading away, as you’re turning the page, you start fading away

(just another angel through the clouds and into the ground
just another pilot flying down
just another devil out of the dirt and back into the earth)

(fucking conscience, you’re siding with the wrong side
start the engines, i’m dying in the long line)

3 Responses to “Monday’s Song: “Another Pilot” by Hey Rosetta!”

  1. This is my favorite song of thiers so far

  2. Love how it builds up to a crescendo and then falls down leading into the repetition at the end. Also really like the bounciness at the beginning. Good choice of a song.

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