Extinct!

by Greg McLeod

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Extinct! is a live-looped album of 13 songs that focus on how we approach environmental problems. I read books about extinction in Biology, Paleontology, Philosophy, Economics and Education, and wrote about how (and how not) to think about environmentalism.

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released November 17, 2016

All songs written, recorded and produced by Greg McLeod.

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Track Name: Asperger Messiah
The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain

The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain

2001, the ape with the bone
Mouths agape when he cracked that skull
Taking his place at the throne
Throwing that bone up high

First one to die, first one to kill another person
First one bitten by the serpent, breaking the circuit
Making up a world that reflects architecture
In her mind, not the times

The ones that claim degeneration
Are on the losing side of the equation, ancient
Ain't it nice
When the disabled are better able to cope with life

Once the bubble bursts
If you can live amongst the rubble you'll be first
Once the bubble bursts
If you can live amongst the rubble you'll be first

The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain

The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain

The single biggest check on the size of our heads
Is the wideness of our hips
The next leap forward will have to reorder
And trash what doesn't fit

Did you think you'd know him when he came?
Did you think that you'd be saved?
The quantum leaper is born with features
Tailored to the future not today

Inflexible behaviour, high inheritability
Exceptional logic, specific abilities
Narrowly defined deeply-mined pools of interest
The ol' specialist

Social deficiencies, sure, the cure
Is to spend more time online than in the world
And isn't the world changing? The big picture's
Not feelings, just the figures

Big data, bigger magic
Never be a wizard and that's so tragic
Big data, big big magic
We'll never be wizards, just average

The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain

The Asperger messiah spits hot fire
Calling you strange, calling you tired
It's a new age, what we require has changed
Rewire your brain
Track Name: House Not Home
I'm reading a new novel, we jostle
We jockey for position, we're conditioned
No collisions
We're not passenger pigeons but we're close
Fly to the city to feed, glide back home
If work isn't filling, our pockets are willing
To pick up the slack
Everyone survives, no one dies but
No one thrives 'til they're pulling in the cash

You can build a house but not a home
You can build a house but not a home
Nothing but a bunch of skin and bones
You can build a house but not a home

So go west young man, go west young man
Until the land runs out
Go west young man, go west young man
Until the land runs out
Grow with your country, go work up North
Keeping moving keeps you warm
Keep improving, moving forward
Making something of yourself

Meaning wealth, meaning saving
Accumulating, trading
Making a race out of waiting
For coffee, waiting for the day
That I get to be bossy, watch me
I'll be awfully efficient
Ashamed of my life and its mission
But to change is to admit
The goal should be different
And I'm not moving the posts
From this distance
Not when I'm oh so close

You can build a house but not a home
You can build a house but not a home

I'm reading a book about fossils
Cold powdered drugs drip down my nostrils
The guy behind me's hostily
Asking if he can borrow a phone
I rely on my silent headphones for protection
Don't move my eyes but he consumes my attention
Rehearsing my lies, like "my battery's dead"
Or "I don't have many minutes left"
If all else fails, "this is my stop"
But only til the next train comes
Cause really it's not

Really, I'm not a bad guy, even high
My friends love me and I treat them right
But they're all my age and all my race
And all my situation, ok, some are asian
But the point is they're not diverse
Like school said we were, Canadian
My world shrunk back down after school
Big fish, above ground pool
Pocket billiards in suburban basements
Wading through wasteage and pavement

Sailing over strange shit
"Islam? Read Quran" spelled in white stones
On an otherwise normal roof, wasted
Oh to youth, oh to dreams beyond my station
Ode to exploration, making changes
Ashamed of my life now, it's aimless
But to change it's
To admit there's something's wrong
It's better to go along, they say
Fake it til you make it
Well, fake it til it breaks and you can't take it

You can build a house but not a home
You can build a house but not a home
Nothing but a bunch of skin and bones
You can build a house but not a home

I've been holding out for more
I've been holding out for more
I've been holding out for more
I've been holding out for more
Track Name: Last in a Line
Last in a line
I'm as far as this can go
I will never be fine
This old world isn't mine
Used to feel it now I know, whoa-oh

Kids are cruel but they're shameless
They want to know why you aren't the same as
Them, again, they're not blaming you
They just want to understand
You're not damned yet, they'll get
There soon though, hide what you can
What still shows through might get pretty hard for you

Pretty helps too, pretty can't hurt
Pretty makes the rules, better watch how they work
Better work hard, show you've got worth
Make it worth their while to put up with your style
Or your smile or your mind, make it worth their time
To expand their land to include your kind
Pray they never find something they can't abide
And throw you back outside

It's cold there, souls there
Are broken but in different ways
Opposites attract cause
They're both trying to compensate
Things they learned to hate
About themselves, their babies
Will not be as strange as
Them and end up

Last in a line
I'm as far as this can go
I will never be fine
This old world isn't mine
Used to feel it now I know, whoa-oh

We grew up together
I began to wonder whether
It would ever get better for you
They say "it gets better" now
But it got worse first
You skipped school, I should have tried
To fight them more, I think I knew
It's easier to burn a witch
Than fight a war, pass me a torch

Cause I'm the next one they'd come for
Pass me a pitchfork I'm so insecure
Like girls, ok, I'm so into her
My friend, yeah, he's too different to
Even get invited to the parties
I complained about it once
He told the host I wasn't happy
That almost cost me my invite
After that I kept him on the outside

I regret it, can't forget it
There's nights when I lie so pathetic
Wouldn't wish this on anyone
Last in a line is fine, I won't pass it on
It'll die with me, mercifully
Any more would be unbearable
And I won't bear an enfant terrible, the

Last in a line
I'm as far as this can go
I will never be fine
This old world isn't mine
Used to feel it now I know, whoa-oh

Last in a line
I'm as far as this can go
I will never be fine
This old world isn't mine
Used to feel it now I know, whoa-oh
Track Name: Positive
I'm sick of hearing how we upset the balance
And the world would be fine in our absence
That's such a negative vision
So let me show you how to flip it

If it was really like that
Life wouldn't almost have died five times
Before we arrived, no, life's goal is suicide
And we're the only ones who can save it

How's that for positive?
It's possible, but the proof gets weird though, so here we go
Every organism fucks and dies more than they need to
Well beyond what the planet can support

They make poison out of closed systems
And they kill most of their brothers 'cause of competition
Listen, can you hear the feedback loop?
It's getting stronger that's how most in nature react too

Winners oversucceed, drown in their own waste
And get replaced by new ones who can stand the taste
'Cause we all eat something's shit
We just also learned to gas a car with it, hyeah

Let's go do something dumb today
See what we can break
I know that we'll get out of it
I'm positive

Let's go do something dumb today
See what we can break
I know that we'll get out of it
I'm positive

Snowball Earths have happened twice
Thats where the whole world's frozen ice
Greenhouse gasses, mass extinctions
All of these were caused by life, right?

But we're not automatons, we understand wrong
And we can see it coming
So while microbes and plankton are dumb and don't plan
Then I'm sure we can come up with something

Something will save us, it won't be our natures
At least not our gut feelings and base behaviours
But we can be saviours, buy some time
For every single other kind of life

Currently living, stop them from doing too well
Taking things over, choking themselves to death
If life wants to die, we can realize that
And try to fight back, yep

Let's go do something dumb today
See what we can break
I know that we'll get out of it
I'm positive

Let's go do something dumb today
See what we can break
I know that we'll get out of it
I'm positive

Na na na na na na na na na na
Na na na na na na na na na na
Track Name: Bigger Man
Ooh ooh ooh ooh ooooh
Ooh ooh ooh oooh
Ooh ooh ooh ooh ooooh
Ooh ooh ooh ooh

I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for him, so
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
1, 2, 1 2 3 and

American exceptionalism is justified
And I can prove it, they didn't choose it
But don't confuse it, the last users died
So fast that those they left behind
Couldn't guard the ruins, trees grew back
So vast they seemed to last forever
No past, no future just the present
Grow back, grow into something special
I feel special like

Only those who've never had it bad can feel
I never had to deal with pain worse than braces
How would you play this hand of aces?
Balls back, respect that, twos before we play
Not my fault, we are following the rules of the game
Rule makers make the best rule breakers
But very poor saviours

I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for him, so
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
I'm taking a fall for the bigger man
1, 2, 1 2 3 and

Any time a lucky guy does decent
He starts believing that he knows a little secret
When people ask him how he did it, can he teach it
He'll tell them, do as I have done and you'll repeat it
More of me would make the world a better place to be in
For me, he goes blind to other ways to be as he
Applies what worked for him to everybody universally

America's a terrible accident
What worked for it won't work for anybody after it
It's not a model, don't follow it
Take its money, cut the strings
Make it work for you where you live
Celebrate the fact that it exists
But know you don't want to be like it

A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for him, so
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for the bigger man
1, 2, 1 2 3 and

A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for him, so
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
A round of applause for the bigger man
A round of applause for the bigger man
1, 2, 1 2 3 and

1, 2, 1 2 3 and
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
1, 2, 1 2 3 and
Track Name: Something Better Happen Soon
I get worked up about the world
So I forget about the troubles that I've got
Now, I should really tell a joke or something
Keep it light, like I'm not
Waiting for the other shoe to drop
Yeah, but my life is not sustainable
So imagine what would happen if it scaled up
I'm never gonna be too big to fail
But I can bale, I can tread water
I could ride a whale if it let me
Mother father please test me

Because I test so well (uh oh)
Think I chose the wrong field (uh huh)
Can you tell that I'm out of place
Cockroach style, right answer, wrong face
Objectively better, objective: be better
All that matters is taste
Cause everyone's clever, and everyone ever
Can stick a few letters together
Wear them in until they're fitting
Like a favourite sweater

I wonder whether the weather will improve?
Something better happen soon
So many better things I bet I could do
Something better happen soon
I want to be wanted, I'm used to being used
Something better happen soon
There is a tune in my heart
But it's gloomy and dark, like a night with no moon
Except it's barely afternoon
And something better happen soon

Money's a substitute there's no substitute for
It misses more than it counts
Everything that's actually important
Is never recorded in the balance of a bank account
So now I shouldn't mind that my time
Isn't worth a dime let alone a dollar amount
But the bottom line counts, and for me it counts down
To the day my attempted escape
Just becomes a mistake I should never have made

I wonder whether the weather will improve?
Something better happen soon
So many better things I bet I could do
Something better happen soon
I want to be wanted, I'm used to being used
Something better happen soon
There is a tune in my heart
But it's gloomy and dark, like a night with no moon
Except it's barely afternoon
And something better happen soon
Track Name: Notes
Take notes, read books, write songs with hooks
Build beats, make loops, then jump through hoops
Say something new, say something useful
Not just the simple pain of refusal

My pain is rootless, ruthless, roofless
Rue this, true that
I don't know how to act
But it feels like an act
Oh I feel like an actor

I've gotta watch my posture
Clock your eyes, I'm an impostor
The real me can't bear to be real
But the fake me is flesh
And he's blood and he kills

No pills but I'm trying to merge them
Feel okay with the most recent version
Of me, oh, since the open-heart surgery
Do we have to be fucked to be free?

We were always free
I see that clearly now
At any point in the ride
We decide

Give and take, loss is the reason that people create
Find a new way, find a path to escape
Living among the remains of the past
Won't unmask why they didn't last

They'll kick you in the ass though
Watching something die can be so powerful
We went around the circle citing deaths
That we'd seen, like that was the reason
We all were artistes

De temps en temps, j'suis triste
Plus existentialiste que des morts specifiques
Or whole species extinct
And there's more on the brink
Are we morons who just can't think?

No we're not! We just won the race is all
Trying not to spend our winnings at the mall
Counting coins is a hollow victory
Sinking in that happiness is mostly free

We were always free
I see that clearly now
At any point in the ride
We decide

Take notes, read books, write songs with hooks
Build beats, make loops, then jump through hoops
Say something new, say something useful
Not just the simple pain of refusal

Take notes, read books, write songs with hooks
Build beats, make loops, then jump through hoops
Say something new, say something useful
Not just the simple pain of refusal
Track Name: Nuclear Winter
We are in the club, chasing after love
Chasing after shots of liquor
Dancing up a storm, sweating in the warm
Oven loving every minute
We don't even know yet, know yet
Cold sweat on his forehead

Sitting in the shelter, drinking alka-seltzer
What a relief it is
You'd swear it was the 60s, they're all in their sixties
They've seen the death of their best years
They don't even know yet, know yet
Until he speaks, he says

Ladies and gentlemen, the world is infected
Projections are worse than expected
We have an injection to stall the progression
So we can all get re-elected
But the method is ethically dubious
Remember Vesuvius? Well, that's what it's like
A few thousand tons of soot in the sky
And the sun can't get through quite as bright

We don't have to change what we're doing
We don't have to hurt anyone
We've already started the seeding, I need
Your okay to proceed with phase one
We don't have to change what we're doing
We don't have to hurt anyone
We've already started the seeding, I need
Your okay to proceed with phase one

It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?

It's hard to remember in hot summer clubs
Normal people are so risk averse
Parties get crazy and memories hazy
But they wouldn't mess with the Earth
They don't even know yet, know yet
We met in the back by the TV set

He said I don't like to drink
It makes me want such normal things
I don't like to drink
I want such normal things
Can't keep my distance, can't make decisions
They look so happy, let's keep them dancing

We don't have to change what we're doing
We don't have to hurt anyone
We've already started the seeding
The plan is proceeding it's already done
We don't have to change what we're doing
We don't have to hurt anyone
We've already started the seeding
The plan is proceeding it's already done

It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?

It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
It's been a hot summer
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?
How about a nuclear winter?
Track Name: Ordinary
We depend on an ordinary guy
With an ordinary job and an ordinary life
Picking things, pulled by strings
What he'll buy is what we decide

Of course the ordinary's imaginary
No one's average, exactly
But moving the mean is the only way
We can change a democracy

Policy can't pass Paul, you see
Or Jess, or Joe, or Jan
As long as they can still be swayed
When they don't understand

For every dollar they spend, someone has ten
Gotten doing rotten things we should end
Plenty of people invest in this evil
Most can't spare the time to care, cause they're

Trying to live their lives, right?
They're trying to live their lives right
They're like: "Give me something to fight
Give me something to change, I'm too tired tonight"

We depend on an ordinary girl
With an ordinary job in the ordinary world
Picking things, pulled by strings
What she'll buy is what we decide

You can't focus on behaviour
Say: "do this, do that," then you become a saviour
When one part's disproven, improved on
Your act gets ruined, people go back to square one

Our best guesses will change
It's stressful and strange to be left rearranged
Butif you teach the tools and the process in school
Then revising the rules feels like progress, it's cool

Don't get hung up on hypocrites
Or caught comparing carbon footprints
If they can say and not do
You can do and not say and we'll all be ok, anyway

Any stance that you take is important
Any chance to debate moves us forward
The mean is made of nice people
Who'd be very happy to know you

We depend on an ordinary guy
With an ordinary job and an ordinary life
Picking things, pulled by strings
What he'll buy is what we decide

Now, I meant buy as in trust
But I also mean buy as in buying stuff
Ads add up, even competing ones make the ask
"This one or that one?" not "do I need either?"

A trillion dollars a year bends ears
To buy more things to build more things to buy
You can wonder why but it won't stop it
Go shopping, go jogging, same endorphins

So, it was in our organs first
Fighting back is such important work
Status is a zero-sum game
The bottom of every pile feels shame

Even one where everyone's great
People omit and obsess and inflate
So don't hate, compare to relate
Decide what you like and what we should replace
Then don't wait

We depend on an ordinary girl
With an ordinary job in the ordinary world
Picking things, pulled by strings
What she'll buy is what we decide

I learned nothing, I learned nothing
I read so much, I read so much
I learned nothing, I learned nothing
I read so much, I read so much
Track Name: Ice Cold
Sonofabitch is ice cold this morning
That's why we say climate change not global warming
Global warnings, I up the thermostat
Bean bag, boy, tell me where my freaking thermos at

I could wear a hat and a sweater weather
But I can't be bothered to dress to the temperature
Sure I live a comfortable life, I guess
What should I do, should I really live with less?

Well no one showed me how to do that best
Is my measure my pleasure? Success, me depressed?
Hard to get distressed when you feel powerless, my people
Aren't content to treat their parents as their equals

Slow on their mobile phones, and on the line
Why should we settle for less, when now is our time?
So pour the wine they made, it's aged
Toast my, toast your early graves

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold

Cause see, north of the 49 we'll mostly be fine
Real estate prices'll rise, water'll be prized
So what a suprise that we ignore the climate targets
And care so much about sovereignty in the arctic

Artists speak their minds, but need exposure
Headline festivals sponsored by Kinder Morgan
Scientists get revised or they get muzzled
And some get paid to keep everybody puzzled

Ain't nobody puzzling me, I got a degree
I still don't know how the hell we should proceed
It's prob'ly a process I guess,
Bobbing heads hanging heavy with debt, yep

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold

I'm not selfish, I'm not lazy but
What have the people from the far future done for me lately?
Are they living with the problems we're not solving now?
Or are their lives incredibly awesome somehow?

Inventions we'll get to, energy we'll harness
Nature replenished with clones of departed
Beasts, and they all party in the streets
If they told me that then I could be at peace, peace

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold

I know the way
I'll get it under control
Just not today
Sonofabitch is ice cold
Track Name: Commit!
Like a switch flipped, I stopped searching
When I realized nothing's perfect
From the beginning, perfect things were here before us
But touching messed them up, we demanded love, we demanded trust
We expected the jackpot would hit, if we played long enough

But here's a true thing that sounds pretty dumb
Unlikely stuff prob'ly won't happen for us, and there's
A lot of us; if I mess this up where can I go?
This'll still be home, but I won't fit here anymore

So commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

Commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

Every time I feel brave
Turns out that I'm running from something scarier
Every time I get stuck, I'm up
Against one of my own barriers

Every time I feel brave
Turns out that I'm running from something scarier
Every time I get stuck, I'm up
Against one of my own barriers

And I'm terrified, so I know it's right
This part of me, it needs to open
Start a life, not agonize
About the one I've chosen

So commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

So commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

Right, so let's say we're given a life at random
Out of all of the human lives that have happened and will happen
And now we're asking
What are the chances that ours isn't average
That we are one of the very first
And the future's bringing more and better, not less and worse

But here's a true thing that sounds pretty dumb
Unlikely stuff prob'ly isn't true of us
And there's a lot of us; more now than ever before
So we shouldn't trust a theory that puts us on the ground floor
Of a great exception,

We could be great though it's all here in our heads
It's a mindset, not grass is greener, but grass gets
Good when you sweat, care for and love it
And if you live in a desert, maybe choose something less wet?
Cultivate it!

Commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

Commit, put down your chips
Commit, go cash them in
Commit, push past don't quit
Commit, make it work

Every time I feel brave
Turns out that I'm running from something scarier
Every time I get stuck, I'm up
Against one of my own barriers

Every time I feel brave
Turns out that I'm running from something scarier
Every time I get stuck, I'm up
Against one of my own barriers
Track Name: Second Try
Forgiveness like I didn't know existed
Forgiveness like I thought was religious
Forgiveness

I gave up on guilt like vomiting blood
I did what I did and it can't be undone
The cool of the bowl, the emptying drain
Too slippery to hold, old comfortable pain
Slippery to hold, slipping away

They're piling on, people I've wronged
The ones I remember, then the ones I forgot
Never thought they'd add up, never thought they would talk
Now I'm short of breath, and I wish it would stop
I'm short of breath, come on, wake me up

You get a second chance, you get a second try
You get a second dance, you get a second night
You get a second man, you get a second wife
You get a second glance, you get a second sight
You get a second chance, you get a second try

If lives didn't end we'd all be dead by now
Lost to vendettas, debts, bored, wars, mushroom clouds
Stuck in our ways and scared to change them
Blaming things on people we're estranged from
Blaming things on people, saying we hate them

So I'm glad I'll die, and my grudges too
When new kids are born, they can make their own
I'm glad I'll die, you won't pardon me
When new kids are born, they will still be free
When new kids are born, they will eat their own

You get a second chance, you get a second try
You get a second dance, you get a second night
You get a second man, you get a second wife
You get a second glance, you get a second sight
You get a second chance, you get a second try

So shrink the whole world's history to a single year
It'll turn to April before the first life appears
In mid July plants will come ashore
In late September, there'll be dinosaurs
In late November, there will be no more

And on the last day, New Year's eve
We'll throw a party, most our friends'll leave
Those last five minutes are our whole history
Jesus comes a minute seventeen
Before the clock strikes, you and me

We get a second
We get a second
We get a second

[Ilya Bryzgalov: See it, our galaxy's like, huge
But if you see the big picture
Our galaxy's like small, tiny dot in the universe, like.
And you think, like, "and we have some problems
Here on the Earth we worry about? Compared to like
Nothing." Just be happy, don't worry, be happy right now.]
Track Name: Love Song for Humans
Suddenly it all felt clear to me
I can't believe I didn't used to like to dance
I've got ideas about how this should be
But I can't compete with the committee of your friends

So tell me what did they say about me?
What did they say about us?
Is it a big mistake
Or could it maybe just be love?

Didn't work out the last time
But I feel I'm changing
We're not better now
But I think we're more ourselves

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human, won't you

Do do do do do do do do do
Do do do do do do do do do
Do do do do do do
Do do do do

Is it a coincidence that geniuses end up alone?
Their massive thoughts get sadder
As they grow and grow and grow

And push down paths to secret places
No one else has ever gone
Til they've been gone too long
And don't know right from wrong

So when their thoughts catch on
Naturally they're used wrong
Think about atomic bombs, well, they're not evil
Atomic power helps people but

Maybe there's things we're not ready to handle
That come from obsession and loss
And we should question the cost
Of looking up to Steve Jobs and Elon Musk

I don't trust when the answer comes
From the bottom of a deep dark hole
How can they know what people above want
With withered hearts of coal?

So I would rather be happy and smart
Than have a brain that glows in the dark and
I bet what I make will be better art, ah
That look in your face makes me want to start
Please help me

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human

Let's write, let's write a love song
Let's write, let's write a love song
To keep me human, won't you
Keep me human