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CLOSER TO ME
Dar Williams


You can leave this house, leave this town. Leave it all to me, or you'll never leave the ground.

Look at that tiny screen's too small for you. I think you should learn to dream, just like the dreamers do.


What can you do with a day? What will you wake up and see? The farther you get, the closer to me.


Am I the habit you're too tired to break? I want you to love me with every step you take.


What can you do with a day? What will you wake up and see? The farther you get, the closer to me.


Taj Mahal, Cameroon, back in time, to the moon, frozen lake, cypress trees, Florida's missing keys, El Dorado, Spain or bust, Eiffel Tower, Paris, just find your way in.


You should leave this house, leave this town, all that's left to chart is nothing less than your own heart.


What can you do with a day? What will you wake up and see? The farther you get, the closer to me.


Down the river, down the road, Little Rock, Tokyo, dusty trail, Flagstaff, in a faded photograph, Thunderstorm, Golden Sands, Cape of Horn, Pakistan, Surinam, Highway One, Chinatown, smoking gun. Golden Gate, Baltic Sea, Painted Desert, Laramie, Taj Mahal, Cameroon, back in time, to the moon, frozen lake, cypress trees, Florida's missing keys, El Dorado, Spain or bust, Eiffel Tower, Paris, just find your way in.


DAR WILLIAMS

American singer-songwriter Dar Williams lives at the intersection of pop and folk. She fuses many genres (blues, rock, jazz), resulting in a rather organic sound. She has been making music for over a decade.

Her studio album My Better Self finds Dar at an unequivocally brazen crossroads. Reflecting on American politics, the disillusionment and apathy of youth, and the female experience, Dar makes no apology for her outspoken beliefs.

Her 2008 album, entitled Promised Land. ... Read More