Revelation City

Story Behind The Song

I meditate. And this song came out of one of my meditation experiences. When I get into that specific mental space, all kinds of memories from my childhood can run free as well as my owm observations of the human condition.

Song Description

This song is about meditation. When you get yourself into this particular space, you can explore the richness and multi-dimensional existance that we all share.

Song Length 3:52 Genre Rock - Roots/Rock n' Roll, Country - Rock
Tempo Medium (111 - 130) Lead Vocal Female Vocal
Mood Restless Subject Existence, Spirituality
Similar Artists The Eagles, Lucinda Williams Language English
Era 1970 - 1979


Sometimes it strikes you like a lightening bolt
Sometimes it burns you with it's crimson coat.
There's no runnin' and no place to hide,
It'll come and take you, for a ride.
Crossin' the galazies, one per step
Makes me think I wasted time while I slept.
No amount of reason could explain this power,
Stand back and watch it from the ivory tower.

Revelation City
Lord this place is pretty
Go ahead look around
You are on holy ground
Revelation City

Verse 2;
Rompin' thru the wheat fields of your life
The magic snowfalls and the years of strife.
Steel drums and dancin' streets,
Trumpets and trains,
More to remember, than the sound of rain.
Flyin' kites and cryptograms of your youth
Gave way to saturdays and kissin' booths.
There are bridges and roads in your mind,
Ask for directions and you will find.

Revelation City
Lord it's such a pity
Go ahead look around,
You are on holy ground
Revelation City.

Lyrics Mary Ott Music Mary Ott
Producer Mary Ott/Mark Indictor/Mark Segal Publisher Mary Ott
Performance Scott Lund/Drums Mick Mahan/Bass Mark Segal/Lead Guitar Mary Ott/Keys and Guitar&Vocals Carrie Howe/Backing vocals Label Cosmic Music Productions

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