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lyrics

Rest Your Head
(©Kevin Gordon, Little Rain Music BMI)


Stars above the clouds tonight that I can’t see

Pictures swirling up in my head say what you mean to me

You're a thousand miles away

You get tired this time of day

That bad feeling ain’t all it seems

Baby rest your weary head and dream



Work is good but wants to steal away our time

Hours and frustrations lead to nothing but

Paper dollars and thin dimes

It’s here and then it’s gone

So we labor on

Polished shoes and Listerine

Baby rest your weary head and dream



Rest a while

Hear that laughing river flow

When I find it I’ll follow it

As far as it goes



Cool wind in the shadow of a redwood tree

I can’t see that bird but I’m a fool to think

it’s singing just for me

Whippoorwill or mockingbird,

Lonesome song ain’t got no words

But I think I know what it means

Baby rest your weary head and dream



Rest a while

Hear that laughing river flow

When I find it I’ll follow it

As far as it goes


And that bad feeling ain’t all it seems

Baby rest your weary head and dream

Baby rest your weary head

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from 11 From Kevin: Songs Of Kevin Gordon, released January 21, 2022

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Julie Christensen Jemez Springs, New Mexico

Julie Christensen’s story is woven into decades of Roots Music. A veteran of Leonard Cohen’s bands, she co-fronts post- punk rockers Divine Horsemen, which rebooted to release new work in 2021.
In lockdown in 2020, she decided someone should record an entire collection of Kevin Gordon songs. The result, 11 From Kevin, will be released early 2022 on WireBird Records.
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