Matches & Kerosine

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Our 2nd release with 9 tracks

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released May 10, 2011

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one strike left Hanover, Germany

PUNKROCK! HARDCORE! ROCK'N'ROLL!
one strike left get in the punkrock bus and pedal the hardcore throttle to the bottom. The speakers clang with bands like BoySetsFire, Comeback Kid and A Wilhelm Scream. At full speed they break through traditional conventions and dull stereotypes. Thereby they let out all the social and private frustration, livid, self-critical and not seldom winking. ... more

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Track Name: Out For Something New
// hello / welcome to our world / it will blow your mind away / so enjoy the horrorshow / oil's floating out / out for something new, out for something new / while we want more / out for something new, out for something new / we made fun of those who said we're running out / out of time to save our precious planet / now we're irritated, got a real big shock / where is the clear water we used to swim in once / now we're asking ourselves what went wrong / should we care 'bout what we do / but hey we live for today / live for today / need our time to watch tv / live for today / we see queen mum and scream hooray / and scream hooray / just sit back and forget the pain / live for today / hey hey hey hey / switch on your i phone / hey hey hey hey / gimme more gimme more gimme more / hey hey hey hey / that media overkill / hey hey hey hey / too much is not enough / should we stay forever how we used to be / can't we change the way we act / but hey we live for today / live for today / need our time to watch tv / live for today / we see queen mum and scream hooray / and scream hooray / just sit back and forget the pain / and who should care about what we can't change now / so just let it go / forget the bad news and try to help to raise / the goddamn gdp //
Track Name: Ken Park
// do you know that ken / who shot himself down at the skaterpark / just put a gun into his mouth and pulled the trigger down / and pulled the trigger down / i don’t know, i don’t know, i don’t know why / i don’t know, i don’t know, it makes no sense at all / i don’t know, i don’t know, i don’t know why / i don’t know, i don’t know, and i don’t really care / cause i’ve got my own bunch of problems / like my drunk-ass dad / he always tries to bring me down / down, down, down, down, down / but he beats me not that hard / and he really loves me / when he’s coming to my room late at night / i don’t know, i don’t know, i don’t know why / i don’t know, i don’t know, it makes no sense at all / i don’t know, i don’t know, i don’t know why / i don’t know, i don’t know, and i don’t really care / behind white palisades old shawn gave his girlfriend’s mom a lick / and tate killed his grannies to feel some happiness / why does peaches look so low, her daddy loves her so / why doesn’t anybody care / this is suburban paradise, this is suburban paradise / it looks so fine / this is suburban paradise, this is suburban paradise / it feels like hell //
Track Name: Hero With The Iron Fist
// different views / words failing / time to clench fists / now you're down / down / you feel guilty for, so damn guilty for / face down / down / feeling guilty for / so damn guilty for / things getting worse / you lie doubled up with pain / beg and pule for clemency / when the next strike hits your face / cowered on the floor / you let everything wash over / never again is what you swear / tonight's the night / when you'll make it / you will leave him alone / and don't look back / feeling alright, showing no fright / no more tears, and no more fears / goodbye / this is the last farewell / tonight / so why you're turning round / so why you're turning round / so why you're turning round / why do you turn around again / now you're down / down / you feel guilty for, so damn guilty for / face down / down / feeling guilty for / so damn guilty for / and you ran back / to the point where you had started / he stood there a winning smile / your hero with the iron fist / all stays the same / promises will turn to lies / never again is what he swore / tonight's the night / when you'll make it / you will leave him alone / and don't look back / feeling alright, showing no fright / no more tears, and no more fears / goodbye / this is the last farewell / tonight / different views / words failing / no turning back //
Track Name: Moshpit
// take my hand, push me down / kick my back and turn around / break my nose and smash my teeth / no pardon till the end / i never wanted to be a conformist / and back at home i turn on my radio / have no regrets i am a tough guy / my mom thinks so, too / no one is strong like me / no one is cool as i am / no one can beat me / and no one likes to play with me / tonight is my night / tonight i'll punch them all / i'll be a real hard guy / real hard tough guy / tonight is my night / tonight i'll kick them all away / i am the toughest guy / real hard tough guy / burn, tough guys, burn / foot in mouth, falling down / kick my ass i like it so / break my arm and smash my face / no pardon till the end / i never wanted to be a conformist / and back at home i turn on my radio / have no regrets, i am a tough guy / mommy loves me / tonight is my night / tonight i'll punch them all / i'll be a real hard guy / real hard tough guy / tonight is my night / tonight i'll kick them all away / i am the toughest guy / real hard tough guy / please recognize me / i am a real bad guy / just look how strong i am / i'm watching popstars / but never dare to say it loud / when i'm alone i cry / britney, help me / britney, save me //
Track Name: ...and the story goes on
// we’re still alive / at all / and we will stay here / we’re still alive / at all / and we won’t give up / we won't give up now / all world’s cut loose in this globalized confusion / tell me why is our moral’s drowning / can’t get no sleep, my problems stacking up / no one to blame, and nobody really cares / it’s you, who makes the difference / and when the world gets down on you / try harder, try harder / bare up and face this dirty games they try to play / try harder, try harder / you can’t hide or run away / and there’s no use in giving up / so when the world gets down on you / try harder, try harder / and the story goes on / bow low, we’re global players, see what we’ve got / reach for the sky cause there ain’t no limits / bow low, we’re global players, see what we’ve got / egoism is our only limit / the anger grows, there’s nothing to believe in / still they cheat, under false flag telling lies / we’ll hang in there, turn the amplifiers on / dream out loud, yeah, we’ll keep the spirit alive / it’s us, who make the difference / and when the world gets down on you / try harder, try harder / bare up and face this dirty games they try to play / try harder, try harder / you can’t hide or run away / and there’s no use in giving up / so when the world gets down on you / try harder, try harder / and the story goes on / we’re still alive / at all / and we will stay here / we’re still alive / at all / and we won’t give up, we won’t give up, we won’t give up now //
Track Name: Tabula Rasa
// come, take my hand / don't halt, we're out for trouble / take the stairs up to the rooftop / down there lies the city we once built / look at the streets / they're cramped with dirt and rubble / brownfield sites of our society / the proof of our guilt / so much went wrong / so many times we lost our way / for far too long / we're waiting for a better day / you've got the matches / i'll bring the kerosine / tonight we'll burn this city down / till nothing remains / leave all our vices right behind / don't need 'em no more / and when the rain begins to fall / the flood will wash away all the smoldering ruins / tonight we'll burn this city down / and nothing remains / the match hits ground / and fast the fire's spreading / hungry flames enlight the pavement / reflected by the tears in your eyes / i'll take your hands / they're burned and need some vetting / scars will stay as a reminder / we've paid the price / perverted dreams / through pink glasses they're shining bright / but eyed up / somehow it all won't fit in right / let's pull the trigger / we'll start from scratch again / tonight we'll burn this city down / till nothing remains / leave all our vices right behind / don't need 'em no more / and when the rain begins to fall / the flood will wash away all the smoldering ruins / tonight we'll burn this city down / and nothing remains / and when the rain will stop to fall / there will be no regrets looking back / we'll head for a brand new day //
Track Name: Praise Or Die
// we are the good guys / help us rising / we come from god / so never question / the words we say to you are the only truth at all / we keep on preaching, so you keep on praying / you never leave the holy path / keep on praising / it takes the pain away / and if you doubt it / burn / so be a good boy / if you're a sinner / then pay to god / your indulgence / the words we say to you are the only truth at all / we keep on preaching, so you keep on praying / you never leave the holy path / keep on praising / it takes the pain away / and if you doubt it / burn / keep on praising / be our devotee / and if you doubt us / die / die, die, die, die, die //
Track Name: All Hands On Deck (Save The World)
// this times are getting worse / it causes tongues to wag / these times are foundering / why ain't all hands on deck / another desperate cry echoes through the alleyway / people shake their heads, they close their doors, they walk away / where have all the heroes gone / secure your sitting in your home / don't care about that this girl dies alone / with her hand held out for a straw of hope / she dies alone, she dies alone / next time it could be you to pray for helping hands / next time it would be you to curse those ignorants / so where's the one / where's the one that saves the world tonight / who is brave enough to show a heart that cares / you'll be the one / be the one who makes the difference / when all hope seems lost will you be there / another shot breaks through the silence of a dawning day / people shake their heads, they close their eyes, they look away / where have all the heroes gone / still pleading 'bout the world's downfall / don't you see this mom cries in vain / with her dying child in her loving arms / she cries in vain, she cries in vain / next time it could be you to pray for helping hands / next time it would be you to curse those ignorants / so where's the one / where's the one that saves the world tonight / who is brave enough to show a heart that cares / you'll be the one / be the one who makes the difference / when all hope seems lost will you be there / so now it's time for us to show / the time is up / that our hearts are made of gold / have heart / the helpless cries won't be unheard / so now it's time for you and me / the time is up / to finally raise our hearts and see / have heart / when all hope is lost will you be there / so where's the one //
Track Name: Rien Ne Va Plus
// place your bets / so much to win, don't care about the loss / we gain / and other ones will have to pay the bills / we owe / all of our lifestyle to all the skulls piled up / it's just a second and billions transferred / it's just a second and all hope is dashed / some digits changing on a panel far away / it can ruin lives / it can crush a state / it will twist our world / do you find sleep when you lay down tonight / does the money tell your conscience everything's alright / this ain't no game at all, your guilt grows tall, one day you will fall / and when nobody's there, who's taking care, do you think that is fair / rien ne va plus / let's save a million or two / less safety will also do / time is money, no risk, no gain / tell me, what is a life worth? / and now there's fire, you hear people cry / deep water horizion's workers they die / all of your ignorance is set ablaze at once / when your children ask, will you tell 'em what you've done today / do you find sleep when you lay down tonight / does the money tell your conscience everything's alright / this ain't no game at all, your guilt grows tall, one day you will fall / and when nobody's there, who's taking care, do you think that is fair / rien ne va plus //