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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Winter's Grasp

Winter's Grasp

Bitter is the dawn in the northern winter
Frost on stone where moss once clung
Naked branches now fill the forest
Death around has just begun

He feels the pain in the land around him
The spirits pray to him for aid
whispered promises to a liar
a sound of wind, of ice, of fire.

Go! Now! Run! Find!
The witches of the forest!
Don't! Fall! Be! Hind!
Fly as the wind and
Go! Now! Run! Find!
The druids in the forest!
Don't! Fall! Be! Hind!
Our fates are bound with theirs!

Desperation sets the tone
an allience of enemies
a treaty sealed in blood
Your doom comes not this day

Bloodshed
Vengeance
retribution: commence!

Twilight
Daybreak
A burning at the stake!

Lightning
Thunder
shall split them all asunder!

Wild
Purity
again returns to me!

Thorns of ice hold fast the branches
stinging like a dagger deep.
a silent grief in this arctic shire
their need is great, their outlook dire

The sorcery at hand is aglow with darkness
evil, strong and pure
Rise and fight with stick or stone
the darkness here shall be dethroned

(bridge)

Wrathful spirits rise from the snowfall
summoned forth by heathens many
the wicked ones once feared before
did not believe the tales of lore

Winter's Grasp is holding tight
upon the trees that moan in agony
Anguish and betrayal
embody their oaken souls

Go! Now! Run! Find!
The old witch of the forest!
Don't! Fall! Be! Hind!
we seek her presence
Go! Now! Run! Find!
The guardian of the forest!
Don't! Fall! Be! Hind!
Our fates belong to her.

(solo)

Bloodshed
Vengeance
retribution: commence!

Twilight
Daybreak
A burning at the stake!

Lightning
Thunder
shall split them all asunder!

Wild
Purity
again returns to me!

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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Midwinter's Throne

An elven lad once found these woods
in chilling eves of snow
Upon a frozen stump he stood
and icy winds did blow

Birds in the trees flew suddenly
He raised his staff and spoke,
"I beg you all, please come to me
to help me dry my cloak"

What next I saw I cannot say
although I saw it true
The ancient music of the Fey
brought shadows two by two.

They danced and swayed 'round magical flames,
The piper played his tune
with melodies the shadows sang.
"The others meet us soon."

With snow on the ground
They danced all around
This icy white kingdom
Called Midwinter's Throne

I looked from the trees
at the wandering king
Dancing and churning
with shadows ablaze

Trees all around
swayed to the sound
of the piper's sweet music
on Midwinter's Throne

And as they did sing
they heard rumbling
As more shadows marched in
from out of the...

Darkness, she visits all
and many tears lay upon her shoulder
A single candle in this cold and blackened land
Lift well the veil of shadow from above

When the dusk turned into dawn
The lad just sat and sighed
The dancing shadows all had gone
and magic fires died.

I moved from my tree for all to see
I raised my staff and spoke,
"Come now my boy and sing with me
and dance and drink and smoke."

Darkness, the fearsome call
to every king, peasant, and soldier
one final ending which no man understands
fear not the truth of elemental love

(together)

Darkness,
she visits all
(The fearsome call)
and many tears lay upon her shoulder
(to every king, peasant, and soldier)
A single candle in this cold and blackened land
(one final ending of which no man understands)
Lift well the veil of shadow from above
(Fear not the truth of elemental love)




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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Spears in Heaven

Spears in Heaven
(Of Chapeldust and Stained Glass)

(Verse 1, 1x or 2x speed)
In the darkest shade of black
blind eyes bleed and whips crack
and the clang of rusty steel begins to chime.
Now there's no turning back,
from one white feather he will track.
Before long the gates of heaven burn to dust

Stomachs hunger for attack
strike from front and strike from back,
down the dam that blocks the scarlet falls.
Fill your bags, fill your sacks,
smash with hammer, slash with axe.
Set unlight and churn the cities in the sky

(Bridge, 1/2 time)
Lightning strikes red and the skies light up,
for a flash you behold his deadly gaze.
On a strong white horse
aloft by hell's belching chorus
the beast begins its mighty raid on high.


(Verse 2, 1x or 2x speed)
Through sacrifice his force grows strong
and Heaven's Gate shall not stand long
against the one and many that shall come
of chapel dust and stain-ed glass
unholy woods and alter ash
of moldy bread and rotting wine; they come.

Space and time bends and breaks
a way into a different plane,
a place of light and flightless men with wings-
But no time to observe!
Now they get what they deserve
as blades taste the molten waters of the vein

(Bridge, 1/2 time)
Scales and feathers in midair.
Blood runs black and red.
Seek the vengeance that you swear,
stomp and pile high the dead.
Profane whispers, curses screamed,
the time is neigh for victory!
Raise the blackened banners high
as angels weep and cherubs cry!

Bodies burn and blow away
or drown in waters pure.
Lighted dark or darkened day;
one's disease another's cure.
Corruption blacklists sympathy
whist sin retains its mutiny.
Raise the blackened banners high
as angels weep and cherubs cry!


(verse 3, 1x or 2x speed)
As they make haste to prepare
the lands lie open and bare,
for the few in heaven seek their master's aide.
As a cancer they attack,
clouds of white are tainted black,
righteous waters given way to bloodied slime.
In total chaos, Lord's rebel
one of Heaven, one of Hell
splitting worlds with the mightiest of blows.

With a flash follows dark,
all is done yet none are harmed.
For eternity both gods are nevermore.
Space nor time; none exists
none expected, none are missed
and the universe has noticed naught a thing.






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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Souls to Cinders

As I wake from my dream
ever cold as she gleams
another succubus rises as I fall

Into a pit of despair
lost dreams and nightmares
ever laughing as I crumble into dust

But yet I live again
to die and relive sins
for eternity I can't escape his grasp.

Ever burning we shall be
by torment lock and punish key
Hell's gate is a one way path to pain

Visceral carnage, gnashing teeth
the damned cry out eternal screams
but shreiks cannot undo their earthly sins

Lust, Glottony, Greed, wrath
next comes heresy
Violence, fraud and then betrayal
wash eternal over me

Satan whips my flesh
and licks the wounds with flame
as minions many tear apart my soul

A screech somehow escapes my throat
my skin blackens on stone below
I seem to die and then I live again

Noooooooooo!

All hope abandon, ye who enter here
Souls to Cinders
Anguish, torment, sadness, hate and fear
Souls to Cinders
All hope abandon, ye who enter here
Souls to Cinders
Anguish, torment, sadness, hate and fear
Souls to Cinders

(solo)

Our blood and tears stream
into the mouth of Hell's King
Gaping maw of teeth like twisted, broken steel

With a smirk and a glare
flesh and bones rip and tear
never ceasing as my blood begins to rust

But yet I live again
to die and relive sins
for eternity I can't escape his grasp.

Ever burning we shall be
by torment lock and punish key
Hell's gate is a one way path to pain

Visceral carnage, gnashing teeth
the damned cry out eternal screams
but shreiks cannot undo their earthly sins

Lust, Glottony, Greed, wrath
next comes heresy
Violence, fraud and then betrayal
wash eternal over me

Satan whips my flesh
and licks the wounds with flame
as minions many tear apart my soul

A screech somehow escapes my throat
my skin blackens on stone below
I seem to die and then I live again

Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh!

All hope abandon, ye who enter here
Souls to Cinders
Anguish, torment, sadness, hate and fear
Souls to Cinders
All hope abandon, ye who enter here
Souls to Cinders
Anguish, torment, sadness, hate and fear
Souls to Cinders
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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Folded Memories

The game is on, rain or shine, my friend.
Have I the strength to carry on?
In the mirror I see the Master of Submission
But when does it go too far?

You close your eyes and bound your mind
with chains cast of ingnorance.
Hope is again, washed away,
try again another day
but why?

Out of sight, out of mind
Gone but not forgotton
Folded Memories

Out of sight, out of mind
Gone but not forgotton
Folded Memories

Why do I bleed you
love the hate inside


Out of sight, out of mind
Gone but not forgotton
Folded Memories

Out of sight, out of mind
Gone but not forgotton
Folded Memories
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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Chasm of Fate

(Verse 1)
Foul winds run through shadow
hope lies crushed beneath its boot
bloodied and defeated,
but not yet lost and damned
(Verse 2)
Through the cracks I see a black crow
and all the great earth's sounds go mute
concealed and enshrouded
amidst leaf and mossy stone

(spoken)
"Trembling and wholly prone,
this fear lives in my heart alone."
(Bridge)
I hear the screams and start to sweat
and the taste of fear consumes my mind
pounding heart and heavy breaths,
the smell of smoke and something worse...
(Outro)
Faaaaaaate
(dive bomb)
Faaaaaaate
(dive bomb)
Chasm of Fate
x4

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Sunday, August 08, 2010

Magick in the Night

My queen lies awake at night
The maddening screams are far too much to bear
Her mind is lost, now her kingdom pays the price

The king, dead since last Christmas eve
can have no hand in the choices the are made
All hope is gone, see the magick in the night

(Through my inception I seethe defection
to thine holiest peoples of Sin.
Yet no harm shall I cause with neigh tooth nor claw
from the beast burning wretched within.)


Our kind, of runes and pentagrams
are shunned away as wicked infidels
The masses rage, like rats to be encaged
"His victim's blood will stain our lands no more."

Far and away, I hear the words they say
They want my head though I keep them safe at night
"Is there a cure, to make my body pure?"
My only chance is the Wizard in the North.

This darkness inside me
Shadow that none can see
Love me, Fear me
Draw near before you flee
This rage unleashed
A bitter, violent beast
Remorse but no contrite
Magick in the Night

Unaccompanied, I leave behind my greed
Outside the walls are beasts like those within
They scratch and gnaw, a thousand shadowed claws
Into the woods I flee from hatred's form.

Not far from town, I spot the faded crown
His majesty returns in spirit's shape
With troubled mind, his words he cannot find
although he knows the worry in his heart

Wasting away, I see the ghost decay
I speak my words yet the spirit hears its own
The spirits speech, ever out of reach
We shall'nt converse in his never-ending night.

This darkness inside me
Shadow that none can see
Love me, Fear me
Draw near before you flee
This rage unleashed
A bitter, violent beast
Remorse but no contrite
Magick in the Night

In icy lands, here I stand at last
The wizard's spire seemed unreachable
Through icy winds and snow, I see the sky aglow
The frozen north is not the realm of man

After I take my leave, flesh marked and pins in me
I feel the cold but the hunger is no more
the light of day, no longer seals my fate
but will steel and soot encur the wrath of man?

Cured I am and to home I go
As I approach I hear the whispered worm
Like a disease, the words spread of me
heroic deeds have not undone their scorn

So now I leave, but with me goes their shield.


Through many years I see
Kingdom into debris
Before the sea
a land of misery
My solitary feat
The last but not the least
Kingdom without a king
Towers stand crumbling

This darkness inside me
Shadow that none can see
Love me, Fear me
Draw near before you flee
This rage unleashed
A bitter, violent beast
Hatred and spite
claimed more than the magick in the night
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Wednesday, December 03, 2008

New Epicness On My Profile- Please Rate 'Magick in

Current mood: determined

PLLEAAAAAAAAAAASE!?
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Wednesday, October 08, 2008

Need drum tracks recorded

Current mood: determined

I've all but given up hope of finding a drummer locally, the Portland area seems to be devoid of drummers. How does this happen? Anyways, I'm thinking perhaps someone would be interested in doing some session drumming for just a few songs just to help us get by for the time being. If need be, I can lend my guitar to your aid and I'm also pretty decent with Photoshop so long as you can supply the picture/idea. Tell everyone you know, its gotten past the point that I'd call 'urgent'...
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Thursday, October 02, 2008

Trying my hand at lyrics

Current mood: hopeful

Yup. I finally gave it a shot. You can check them out along with the music in my mp3 page. Please rate and or comment. c4c :)
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