I Scream Like A Kid That Screams For Ice Cream

by The Boy I Used To Be

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released March 1, 2019


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The Boy I Used To Be Vienna, Austria

The Boy I Used To Be is Philipp Timmelmayer’s most personal project until now. He writes expressive, dynamic, melancholic, multi-layered and elaborate music with an interesting build up. Philipp tells the audience about his search for happiness, as his thoughts drift on troubled sea asking the following question: „What happened to the boy I used to be?“ ... more

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Track Name: Drunk
you close your eyes
before you turn your body away from me
side by side
we are screaming silently

I dont believe I said those words to you
cause I can remember and I was listening
I dont believe the tales you throw
in my direction because I was drunk again

every week
the same discussion
cause you tie my feet
so I can´t move, but I want to move

I do believe I said those words
but I cannot remember that
cause I was drunk again
Track Name: Wake Up Call
If we jump we might break our bones
but if we don´t try we´ll never know
if we´d sleep more often in our sleeping bags
we might appreciate what we have
if we could see what some people saw
we might not be blinded by a law
if we grew up in different skins
we could imagine what it means to be living

tonight we defeat the tide
in our minds without a fight
windows are shut
open them up
open them

we should jump but we may fall to our death
in this world wide mess around us
we should sleep on the borderline
in wintertime what a crime

wake me up I hope its just another dream
I take a photograph and put it on the wall
these thoughts are a wake up call
Track Name: Every Landscape
how would you know
that this week becomes the worst?
Anxiety will fade
but the pictures stay
if there is nothing left
to say just lie
till the end
goodbye my friend

I scream like a kid that screams for ice cream
I look like a king who has lost everything
cause someone has let the fleets in

every landscape
looks different since you've gone away
grey and black

the weight upon your back
was heavier too drag
than the mountains
you've climbed
in the sunshine
nothing's left

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