Jahn

Jahn

The Generation of Music (2017)

10 tracks by Jahn

Mostly done on the iPhone Music Memo App out of necessity. 2017 attempt at the RPM Challenge to make an album in February.

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I can't criticize So we belong in free fall Will I be attacked I can't stand to be wrong I keep on running down the older avenues of shame Keep finding something new Like meaning in the blame Free play All bonus from here I can…read more
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Another weekend working the franchises no surprises here We’re the disaffected mass you can’t excise, get excited From the beat, from your weak mistakes We demand the right to claim No excuses, no surprises that history beats on, that…read more
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I'm afraid I'm learning conventions That lead me to untenable positions I create to calculate A fatal fault of these walls A controlled insulation Truth be told you can Take back your broken heart to Make a more imperfect art Truth…read more
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telling me you're sinking under the waves Is just another way to say you would drown me When you're sitting pretty on the powder keg And keep lighting the fuse you say I needed you in ways I didn't know And you helped me beyond my care…read more
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Hiding to be left alone But I don't think you fare well when you're left there on their own Your only mistake, yes your initial sin Was to talk to me about it, the way you’ve never been I thought I was a rebel, and fighting you I failed…read more
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That’s when the circling repeats its the same That's When i'm pulled from love again The face of familial exhaustion how it grabs traction it freezes repetition is so insincere And flattery the faker’s veneer And reputation’s advance…read more
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It's the short con- I'm the musical veto Taking names with a memorandum Of misunderstanding it's so random Cause my moneymaker only shakes, with apple pay engaged, It's got my thumb stickin in places only plumbed by cherry pickin…read more
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Unraveling the lies, that's all we hear We tear away those trappings that we hold too dear Outdated props for another age Yes and by all means it was on your stage ‘Cause we're a broken people we’re broke in different ways We Never seem…read more
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Background garbage noise. I think someone was playing Overwatch back there.
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I've got nothing there Nothing here to share either Plenty of ideas But nothing ripe enough to root down I'm grounded And nothing flys Nothing flys by me (2x) I recognize that tank's empty In a pool of fuel But the thoughts I accuse…read more
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2017 RPM Covers (2017)

5 tracks by Jahn

Covers of 2017 RPM Challenge songs.

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Cover of an RPM Challenge song by Monopoli, Lyrics below, a bit altered: We can’t start the noise tonight I can’t stand more alcohol I just need a good night’s sleep Don’t care much for bets for all these days (these days) Thanks for…read more
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I've been living like a poor man Lying on my back day after day Waking up wearing the same old clothes once again The vultures and vampires won't go away They bring me just enough to stay alive The stuff you only eat when there's no other…read more
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My cover of Klandry's song, "Seven Weeks." I took some liberties due to the frustrations of my technical limitations. I’ve been living like a poor man Lying on my back day after day Waking up wearing the same old clothes Lying on my…read more
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Matt Ferrara: Bass, Keys, Vocals
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I tried singing both parts live, couldn't pull it off, so I chopped half the lyrics. Sorry, Matt. Try to fight them battles that I know, that would never can win Try the passion then against the walls of the kids that we’re in Try to chase…read more
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Jahn Compilation (2016)

28 tracks by Jahn

Looking back, here the tracks I'd like to revisit someday to improve.

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2010 RPM Challenge Track. Lyrics are below: No one explains it to you When you offer to take the blame When no one rails against you All their comforting words are the same Does it upset you Enough to awake you Or will you repeat so…read more
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2010 RPM Challenge Track. Lyrics: You're clumsy when you're angry And you're blind to my smile I relate To you hatefully All of your trials What do you think is important While bricking up terrified walls Why would you lay down such…read more
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Enervate what's in your head No time to talk? A leak instead And yet you wait and yet you wait A break a drain a mottled stain You're Clouding over ambered pain Standing still you're standing still You're never tempted so you've never…read more
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Falsely You call me Desperately At least when it's my turn quickly You agree You're killing off the ways that you could be Someone who's willing to live Or willing to learn Falsely You call me Desperately At least when it's my turn…read more
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Don't refrain Have no regrets You've made your choice On how it ends And this is what you want to say time to explain away to friends Our time is up For what we have For what we do It’s blind to blind We’ll have to bear Our testimony has to withstand…read more
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It's over baby it's over There's no Time to explain Before we Blow up again Oh we thought that We were so much better than those People with their Problems why Couldn't they just Solve them So why Are we the Ones that get those stares now It…read more
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It's the end of the modern queen Before we ever knew her She was gone from the scene So hurry and revive her Search and subscribe her today No no, ooh She went all Crazy barbarous, She so Needs a new publicist Slumming wasn’t part of the plan…read more
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I’m Breaking loose I’m Tearing loose Shattering it so hard They'll Call it abuse of the world Take it out i’m Ditching it out Driving it so far They'll call it a theft of the world It's just another revolution it Just another way around Till…read more
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You said you left me Years ago when My blind sight burned away Only silence cured this endless ringing To cue this passion play I could have loved you years ago now I left you in a haze I never knew that i Never really loved you anyways…read more
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Walking through the fields Red peppers were stinging Climbing up the hill Webs were cast away Now etched in your history I begin to pray I pray For you to sing your song a final time it’s The only song that you ever knew I’m already forgetting…read more
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Subway satellites They tear your cheer away Rush to take your fear Scheduled your secret So one moment Hides your temporary fear Time has stopped no where to go But I've been here so long I gave up leaving so long ago Telling me this is the…read more
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No I don't find it funny that I'm falling in love madly with a burger franchise beauty queen Others watch in amazement at our dollar deal engagement they're just jealous that you're talkin' to me Yeah She might take my order but I still couldn…read more
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It's sublime that you get more tough The more you sense that our death is coming You're hitching a ride to the final stop It's just a way to pretend you're living Why do you think it can't happen again Why do you think we're so indecisive…read more
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I’m the Jack of a lonely trade I fear I’ve mastered none that you seem to grow fond of Well none worth a mention Oh, we’re so unmentionable Let’s see that show of hands that you really care For anything worth crying over for real For the…read more
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I've hidden from you for no reason at all No context at all, just my habit, my fault Just my habit to blame, no reason at all Not earnest at all, just a pretext to thought Your wish for peace, it's drowning down the well That's where…read more
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This is the way that I am, for the moment This is the way that I approach you This is the way that I delight you Shining on you from so far away This is the way that you absorb me So meagerly you try to reflect me, oh no You radiate me…read more
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Instrumental. Artinger Blondie Jr. into S-Gear/Garageband.
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A B E A What comes first Is that the worst of it The long and the short of it It never quite quits, now does it, oh ….,I guess it's that time in the game For starving old habits…. It's Time for that pain That good kind, that changes…read more
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Instrumental. Artinger Blondie Jr. into S-Gear/Garageband.
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Am7 C I’ve misplaced the space G slideD slideC Am7 G D/F#m That I’ve been Carving out from the Wall of your Heart Am7 C Don't live for…read more
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E Asus F#m Bsus Sliced and written Folded end over end On the edge 1.We were Sliding down the grain 2.Pushing the dust of my memories C#m F#m A B The ego is there It's not there to deal with just to move on It's injury brought…read more
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Am F G Em Am F Postmodern love it's over All your plans have crumbled Never being realized That’s when the circling pulls you Repeat in sameness, fooled and Never fought the undertow F G Em Am F G Esus E Old days spinning memories…read more
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Instrumental - Guild Starfire II Special into a Fender Brownface Transitional Princeton amp.
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Another weekend working the franchises no surprises here We’re the disaffected mass you can’t excise, get excited From the beat, from your weak mistakes We demand the right to claim No excuses, no surprises that history beats on, that…read more
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I'm afraid I'm learning conventions That lead me to untenable positions I create to calculate A fatal fault of these walls A controlled insulation Truth be told you can Take back your broken heart to Make a more imperfect art Truth…read more
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telling me you're sinking under the waves Is just another way to say you would drown me When you're sitting pretty on the powder keg And keep lighting the fuse you say I needed you in ways I didn't know And you helped me beyond my care…read more
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Hiding to be left alone But I don't think you fare well when you're left there on their own Your only mistake, yes your initial sin Was to talk to me about it, the way you’ve never been I thought I was a rebel, and fighting you I failed…read more
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I've got nothing there Nothing here to share either Plenty of ideas But nothing ripe enough to root down I'm grounded And nothing flys Nothing flys by me (2x) I recognize that tank's empty In a pool of fuel But the thoughts I accuse…read more
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Twitch (2016)

11 tracks by Jahn

Twitch is the 5th Album for the RPM Challenge, February 2016. Made on the Twitch livestream, hence the name.

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Instrumental. Artinger Blondie Jr. into S-Gear/Garageband.
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D D/F#m G I’m so glad we’re here this morning D D/F#m Em G Not really here but still the same Em F#m Trying to find the right words G A D…read more
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A B E A What comes first Is that the worst of it The long and the short of it It never quite quits, now does it, oh ….,I guess it's that time in the game For starving old habits…. It's Time for that pain That good kind, that changes…read more
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Instrumental. Artinger Blondie Jr. into S-Gear/Garageband.
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Am7 C I’ve misplaced the space G slideD slideC Am7 G D/F#m That I’ve been Carving out from the Wall of your Heart Am7 C Don't live for…read more
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E Asus F#m Bsus Sliced and written Folded end over end On the edge 1.We were Sliding down the grain 2.Pushing the dust of my memories C#m F#m A B The ego is there It's not there to deal with just to move on It's injury brought…read more
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Instrumental. Guild Starfire XII into a 60's Epiphone amp.
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Am F G Em Am F Postmodern love it's over All your plans have crumbled Never being realized That’s when the circling pulls you Repeat in sameness, fooled and Never fought the undertow F G Em Am F G Esus E Old days spinning memories…read more
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We stood ‘till the last on the spine of old gods We found no regret from outside of ourselves We fell in the dark In that ruined hall My nature revealed me What's the reason to explore We stood ‘till the last As we tore away the mold…read more
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Music by Wilsun, Lyrics, Vocals and some acoustic guitar by Jahn. Separated just another mistake I talked to you about the way you've been Rooted in reality Echolution You always talk about self resentment You’re trapped in the past…read more
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Instrumental - Guild Starfire II Special into a Fender Brownface Transitional Princeton amp.
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RPM 2016 Covers (2016)

12 tracks by Jahn

Covers of Original Songs made for the RPM Challenge.

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Standing on a tightrope Stranded in midair Struggling to balance Mortality aware Scared of looking downwards As the drop below is much too far The pole is getting heavy Sliding through the hands Braced against the headwind Submit to…read more
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Standing on a tightrope Stranded in midair Struggling to balance Mortality aware Scared of looking downwards As the drop below is much too far The pole is getting heavy Sliding through the hands Braced against the headwind Submit to…read more
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RPM Challenge - Stegosaurus Rex covered me covering Matt Parker without hearing Matt's original demo first. A game of Telephone.
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Cover of a Letter Seventeen song from the 2016 RPM Challenge.
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Cover of a song made by Them Local Fishermen (with Soundsmith Kamachi) for the 2016 RPM Challenge. Recorded on the iPhone Music Memo app. Original Found Here: https://soundcloud.com/peppermintsky/chilly-side-rpm-challenge-2016
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D D/F#m G I’m so glad we’re here this morning D D/F#m Em G Not really here but still the same Em F#m Trying to find the right words G A D…read more
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Original by Jahn, covered by Sunil K Copra
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Am7 C I’ve misplaced the space G slideD slideC Am7 G D/F#m That I’ve been Carving out from the Wall of your Heart Am7 C Don't live for…read more
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Original by Jahn, covered by Sunil K Chopra
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C F G Maybe we're the only ones who could have this kind of fun. Lead, follow, get behind. Maybe we should make our minds Birds fly, choirs sing when we do the proper thing. Churchill said we'd get things done after we have…read more
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Original by Sunil K Chopra for the 2016 RPM Challenge, covered by Jahn. C F G Maybe we're the only ones who could have this kind of fun. Lead, follow, get behind. Maybe we should make our minds Birds fly, choirs sing when we…read more
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Covering Jahn, 2nd Version.
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The Character Sign (2013)

10 tracks by Jahn

2013 RPM Challenge Album of Originals.

26:04

It's sublime that you get more tough The more you sense that our death is coming You're hitching a ride to the final stop It's just a way to pretend you're living Why do you think it can't happen again Why do you think we're so indecisive…read more
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I've hidden from you for no reason at all No context at all, just my habit, my fault Just my habit to blame, no reason at all Not earnest at all, just a pretext to thought Your wish for peace, it's drowning down the well That's where…read more
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Don't forget that you are more Illusion/Disillusion Looking busy to avoid them To diminish them Is to chastise them A quick release to separate Skin from skin provides relief What begins within Is to cherish them In the wild, there…read more
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I sought you in a difficult season Where I tended to hide my heart But I telegraphed all my moves To draw it nearer to you There was no reason to be so fearless You were hoping I'd be insincere But I kept the hope that I'd choose To draw…read more
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Trust the flag with a terrible deal It's driving you hard over the hill It's pushing you to a certain ugly truth So lift high that flag you believe in Taunting you snapping into the waves It's leading you into a terrified bombing raid…read more
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I’m the Jack of a lonely trade I fear I’ve mastered none that you seem to grow fond of Well none worth a mention Oh, we’re so unmentionable Let’s see that show of hands that you really care For anything worth crying over for real For the…read more
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This is the way that I am, for the moment This is the way that I approach you This is the way that I delight you Shining on you from so far away This is the way that you absorb me So meagerly you try to reflect me, oh no You radiate me…read more
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I believe that you’re spinning around You’re spinning around in your make believe You are a person of interest with no personal interest in staying sane You, you’re stepping in time, you’re out of step you never regret, to let it all go…read more
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JAHN (2012)

10 tracks by Jahn

Original Album created for the 2012 RPM Challenge in February.

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It's over baby it's over There's no Time to explain Before we Blow up again Oh we thought that We were so much better than those People with their Problems why Couldn't they just Solve them So why Are we the Ones that get those stares now It…read more
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Don't refrain Have no regrets You've made your choice On how it ends And this is what you want to say time to explain away to friends Our time is up For what we have For what we do It’s blind to blind We’ll have to bear Our testimony has to withstand…read more
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Subway satellites They tear your cheer away Rush to take your fear Scheduled your secret So one moment Hides your temporary fear Time has stopped no where to go But I've been here so long I gave up leaving so long ago Telling me this is the…read more
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They say pride goes before the fall It makes light of the dawn (there's an end) to it all if you twist and you turn away from the call Flying high It's never too late So don't wait To Soar (But flight is so fragile) faith is a curse if you’re…read more
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No I don't find it funny that I'm falling in love madly with a burger franchise beauty queen Others watch in amazement at our dollar deal engagement they're just jealous that you're talkin' to me Yeah She might take my order but I still couldn…read more
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Step away step away Don't you dare That's your pedestal Don't you care about falling from grace? When we first met You sent me straight to the top without caring I didn’t care either I was so proud I'd say with a shout I'll take you all on So…read more
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It's the end of the modern queen Before we ever knew her She was gone from the scene So hurry and revive her Search and subscribe her today No no, ooh She went all Crazy barbarous, She so Needs a new publicist Slumming wasn’t part of the plan…read more
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I’m Breaking loose I’m Tearing loose Shattering it so hard They'll Call it abuse of the world Take it out i’m Ditching it out Driving it so far They'll call it a theft of the world It's just another revolution it Just another way around Till…read more
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You said you left me Years ago when My blind sight burned away Only silence cured this endless ringing To cue this passion play I could have loved you years ago now I left you in a haze I never knew that i Never really loved you anyways…read more
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Walking through the fields Red peppers were stinging Climbing up the hill Webs were cast away Now etched in your history I begin to pray I pray For you to sing your song a final time it’s The only song that you ever knew I’m already forgetting…read more
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