Clap Your Hands

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“Clap Your Hands”
She dreams a little less each night: she says that hope is so overrated. And she keeps her pretty lips pursed oh so tightly: your word’s never worth the chance that you take to break it. She says she’s never been in love: bitter like this I can’t help but think and wonder... Tell me who have you been dreaming of? Right now. We never had a chance (never had a chance). Circumstances were already stacked against our favor. Come on just clap your hands. Come on just clap your hands. And all we ever knew of our hopes and hearts were promises that’ll never come. We’re breaking our hearts just for the sound, obsessed with our desperation. We probably should’ve walked away by now. And these are the words I scream aloud, I confess for the admiration. I’d kill for the chance to turn it all inside-out. But it’s all that she has tonight (all she has tonight). So she’ll keep down until she feels right.

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from Ready, track released December 17, 2011
Produced by Frank Pino Jr, Ken Susi, and Letterday
Recorded and Engineered by Ken Susi at System Recordings. Grafton, MA in the Summer of 2011

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Letterday Boston, Massachusetts

Since 2001, Boston’s Letterday have focused on staying true to what they value most: writing & performing good songs with unmatched earnestness & enthusiasm. They spent their formative years worshiping bands like The Get Up Kids, Saves The Day, & Jimmy Eat World, and cut their collective teeth on 10 years’ worth of hardcore shows & VFW halls. ”Ready" showcases the lessons learned from both worlds. ... more

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