Stroud (Vocal Version)

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Evie's Drum Den This is exquisite ode to my hometown.. my favourite DJ singing about my favourite place! :D
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For over a decade I have been doing shows in a little Cotswold town called Stroud. It was an instant love affair.



Stroud, you make me proud
To be associated with your little town
Stroud, you make me proud
Of all the artists you embrace from miles around

[Verse 1]
2007 was the year it all began
In the courtyard of an Artspace where the reggae record span
There was Alex, Uta, Moina, Jo and Neil
That closeness never left us we love each other still
One sold out show, and then another,
That tradition, it seemed to stick
In the valley of the Cotswolds
Together we do fit

[Verse 2]
Musician and creator, descend upon this town
So many end up moving here, adding to this sound
The waterfall that whispers to the stroud at Ruskin Mill
The home-made pottery that sits upon my windowsill.

Brunel he built a good shed here, we did a show
A band of musketeers
The Mighty Johny Street Ska Orchestra played and shook the stone
We couldn't hear the trains pass by from brass section alone... BOOM! :D



released January 7, 2018
Written recorded and produced by Tom Earwaker / The Uplifter UK


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The Uplifter

Drummer / Multi Instrumentalist / DJ & Selector / Percussionist / Producer / Sound System Operator. Based in South UK.

Toured extensively for over 10 years across the UK, New Zealand, New York, Europe... Spreading positively unique vibes.

Collaborated with The Slackers, Groundation, Channel one Sound System, Vibronics, Zion Train, The Black Seeds, Paul Fox.
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