River Music

by Gentle Huddled Beasts

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Main track of first single release from upcoming Acquiescence album by Gentle, Huddled Beasts.

Written and performed by Niclas Behre and Fredrik Helander - Featuring the brilliant Leitnerjoe (leitnerjoe.bandcamp.com) on fretless bass.


River Music

Like wild things we’d descend
We’d behave like the wind
All show and pretence
This is how we sinned

At night we’d dress our rafts in coloured lights
and drift slowly through the shifting city
The music we played, was for her alone
and when she sang, she sang only for us

Oh, oh
River Music
Oh, oh
River Music

We were lost in our youth
And in sweet autumn wine
Our songs held as truth
The words, divine


released May 27, 2017
All rights reserved: Niclas Behre and Fredrik Helander 2017.



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Gentle Huddled Beasts Stockholm, Sweden

Somewhere, out there
there is calm and comfort
in the shade of tall, swaying trees

There, all is dusk
and green
and purple
and the soft breathing
of gentle, huddled beasts
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