Waiting

from by Valerie Orth

/
  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Includes unlimited streaming of Faraway City via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days

      $10 USD or more 

     

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $1 USD

     

  • Buy Disc

lyrics

there’s a whole lot I can do tonight
so much I can do without you
I could pace myself to sleep, could write all night in misery
I could throw a party for myself for finally walking out

but I’m not waiting

even magnets repel each other
I am flames, you are water
I am smoke you are the wind,
ice, you are the sun
and you’re breaking me down, breaking me down one particle by one

but I’m not waiting

I listen to the footsteps outside my door
and through all this, I still wish they were
yours, I still wish they were yours

And now I am waiting

credits

from Faraway City, released March 15, 2011
Valerie Orth (vocals, acoustic guitar), Jon Evans (bass, electric guitar), Scott Amendola (drums)

tags

license

all rights reserved

about

Valerie Orth New York

"There is an honesty to Valerie Orth's music that is both brilliant and heartbreaking.”

A prolific songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Valerie integrates live instruments with electronic sounds. Her latest EP, “Wake You,” carries the upbeat production and warmth of Sylvan Esso, the unexpected rhythms and percussion of Tune-Yards, and the dark vocals and trippy-ness of Portishead.
... more

shows

contact / help

Contact Valerie Orth

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code