Category MDS (Band)

“Care”

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Track Notes:
If I recall, this was the first MDS track. The first few takes of the vocals Dave was having a bit of trouble with the timing or words. Figuring he was bopping and grooving to the music too much, at the start of the last take he said “less dancing, more singing”. We thought it was funny so it was left in.

Seven Graylands: Drums, keyboards/samples, vocals.
David Wilkie: Vocals, Bass guitar
Paget Campbell: Guitar

Copyright Seven Graylands 1992


Lyrics:

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“Transit”

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Track Notes:

The song of the impossible bassline.

Seven Graylands: Drums, keyboards/samples
David Wilkie: Vocals
Paget Campbell: Guitar
Copyright Seven Graylands 1992


Lyrics:
I’m moving forward and I’m moving fast
Nevermind the camera with the landscape all a blur

I don’t know where I’m going but I’m making real good time
All of these eastern trains go a million miles an hour

I’m still in transit in the orient
I’m still in transit in the orient

As we speed by an...

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“Maybe I”

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Track Notes:
I suppose you could call this a standard Seven Graylands anti-love song.

This song has my favourite Paget guitar lead. When he was dropping the track he kicked into distortion mode for the lead. I liked what he was playing but it got muddied with distortion. I asked him to give it a go clean. Perfection.

Seven Graylands: Drums, keyboards/samples
David Wilkie: Vocals
Paget Campbell: Guitar

Copyright Seven Graylands 1993


Lyrics:
Everytime I see you...

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“Lullaby”

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Track Notes:
My friend was dating someone, who, one could call a stalker in training. When she broke up with him it started getting really weird. He’d stand under the window of her apartment shouting her name. He’d call non-stop. He’d drop by her work. All kinds of strange things. The more he did, the less she’d want to be around him. Of course in his mind he was working on winning her back (and I think he thought he was pretty close).

I thought it might be in...

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