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Kevin M. Thomas

Pure Rock

by Kevin M. Thomas

Released 2019
Kevin M. Thomas Records
Released 2019
Kevin M. Thomas Records
AC/DC and Bon Scott inspired original rock.
NOTES
Pure Rock
Kevin M. Thomas
Kevin M. Thomas Records
Copyright 2019 Kevin M. Thomas
Album Art CCO Public Domain cyman1964uk (pixabay.com)
* Special thanks to Daniel, Slick, Mike, Ed, MNP and all of those in Second Life and High Fidelity who have tipped so generously all these years!


TRACK 1: We Were Born To Rock And Roll
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (A5 G D A5 G D A5 G D A5 G F5 F#5 G5 C5 B5)
We were born to rock, we were born to roll.
The way you wear that smile, completely drives me wild.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G D A5 G D A5 G D E)
Lovin the way you love to rock and roll.
Lovin the way you love to take control.

CHORUS (A5 D5 A5 E5 D5 A5 E5)
We were born to rock and roll, we were born to rock and roll.
We were born to rock and roll, rockin out right through our soul.
We were born to rock and roll, we were born to rock and roll.
We were born to rock and roll, rockin all night long.

VERSE 2 (A5 G D A5 G D A5 G D A5 G F5 F#5 G5 C5 B5)
I love the way you dance, your sexy, sweet romance.
I love the way you stroll, to rockin, rock and roll.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G D A5 G D A5 G D E)
Lovin the way you love to rock and roll.
Lovin the way you love to take control.

CHORUS (A5 D5 A5 E5 D5 A5 E5)
We were born to rock and roll, we were born to rock and roll.
We were born to rock and roll, rockin out right through our soul.
We were born to rock and roll, we were born to rock and roll.
We were born to rock and roll, rockin all night long.

INSTRUMENTAL (A5 G5 F5 E5)

The Title & The Nut: We Were Born To Rock And Roll

What is this song really about?
A rock and roll girl and her man rockin it out all night long.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 2: We Were Born To Rock
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (E5 D5 E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 D5 E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
Got my baby over here, got our whiskey and our beer cause the party bout to start.
All our friends all around, they be jammin to the sound and they never gonna stop.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 D5 E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 D5 E5 B5)
Rock and roll crowd, rockin hard, rockin loud and we rock until we drop.
Rock and roll here, while we drinkin all our beer and we take it to the top.

CHORUS (E5 D5 C5 B5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 E5 D5 C5 B5)
We were born to rock, we were born to rock.
We were born to rock, ain't ever gonna stop.
We were born to rock, we were born to rock.
We were born to rock, rockin all night long.

VERSE 2 (E5 D5 E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 D5 E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
My baby does it right, and she do it every night and she never gonna stop.
We rockin all night long, got the tunes goin on, cause we were born to rock.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 D5 E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 D5 E5 B5)
Rock and roll crowd, rockin hard, rockin loud and we rock until we drop.
Rock and roll here, while we drinkin all our beer and we take it to the top.

CHORUS (E5 D5 C5 B5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 E5 D5 C5 B5)
We were born to rock, we were born to rock.
We were born to rock, ain't ever gonna stop.
We were born to rock, we were born to rock.
We were born to rock, rockin all night long.

INSTRUMENTAL (E5 C5 D5 E5)

The Title & The Nut: We Were Born To Rock

What is this song really about?
The rock and roll party anthem.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 3: Pure Rock
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5)
(Bb5 Bb5/E F#5 G5Ab5 C#5 C5)
Party, party, party here, never will we shead a tear.
For days gone by cause we here and now, livin a life, only way we know how.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F#5 F5)
Never will we compromise, no matter how they seek demise.
Never will we cater to, big commercial deja vu.

CHORUS (Bb5 F5 E5 Eb5 D5 Bb5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 Bb5 F5 E5 Eb5 D5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, ain't eva gonna stop.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, the party's here.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, we jammin hard.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, till the day we drop.

VERSE 2 (Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5)
(Bb5 Bb5/E F#5 G5Ab5 C#5 C5)
Rock and roll was born to tell, the story that we know so well.
Rock and roll lives again, screamin loud, it never ends.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 Bb5/E F#5 F5)
Never will we compromise, no matter how they seek demise.
Never will we cater to, big commercial deja vu.

CHORUS (Bb5 F5 E5 Eb5 D5 Bb5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 Bb5 F5 E5 Eb5 D5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, ain't eva gonna stop.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, the party's here.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, we jammin hard.
Pure rock, pure rock, pure rock, till the day we drop.

INSTRUMENTAL (Bb5 Eb5 D5 C#5 C5 Bb5 Eb5 E5 F5 F#5 Bb5 Eb5 D5 C#5 C5)
(Bb5 F)

The Title & The Nut: Pure Rock

What is this song really about?
The pure rock anthem!

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 4: Rockin Out The Revolution
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (D5 Bb5)
Welcome to the revolution, stage of sound and mind.
Greatful of the contribution, rockin all the time.

PRE-CHORUS (D5 Bb5 A5)
Never will we compromise the sound that makes us one.
Never will we authorize any such begun.

CHORUS (D5 Eb5 Bb5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 Eb5 Bb5 A5)
Rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution.
Indie rockin institution.
Rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution.
Never will we die!

VERSE 2 (D5 Bb5)
Commercial thought of mindless capture, poisoning the blind.
Selling sounds in corporate test tubes, the end of all mankind.

PRE-CHORUS (D5 Bb5 A5)
Never will we compromise the sound that makes us one.
Never will we authorize any such begun.

CHORUS (D5 Eb5 Bb5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 Eb5 Bb5 A5)
Rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution.
Indie rockin institution.
Rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution, rockin out the revolution.
Never will we die!

INSTRUMENTAL (D5 Bb5 D5 Bb5 A5)

The Title & The Nut: Rockin Out The Revolution

What is this song really about?
Being true to rock and roll and never compromising the sounds that changed the world.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 5: Forever Rock
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
We were born for rock and roll as we party all night long.
We were born to sing our song, got the anthem going strong.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5)
Change the world forever as we jam.
Change the world it's we who take the stand.

CHORUS (E5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 E5 B5 A5 E5 B5)
Forever rock, forever rock, forever rock and roll.
Forever rock, forever rock, we rock until we drop.
Forever rock, forever rock, rock and roll we never stop.
Forever rock, forever rock, we take it to the top.

VERSE 2 (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
We were born to play a sound that the world has always found.
Uniquely rock and roll that forever shapes our sound.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5)
Change the world forever as we jam.
Change the world it's we who take the stand.

CHORUS (E5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 E5 B5 A5 E5 B5)
Forever rock, forever rock, forever rock and roll.
Forever rock, forever rock, we rock until we drop.
Forever rock, forever rock, rock and roll we never stop.
Forever rock, forever rock, we take it to the top.

INSTRUMENTAL (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5)

The Title & The Nut: Forever Rock

What is this song really about?
The rock and roll anthem.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 6: Rockin Party
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (Bb5 Eb5 E5 F5 F#5 Bb5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5)
Party, party, party here, grab your drink, the gang's all here.
Party, party, rockin round, jammin tunes, from town to town.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 Eb5 E5 F5 F#5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Sexy as she walk on in, sexy as she drinkin gin.
Sexy as she dance around, sexy rockin to the sound.

CHORUS (Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, ain't ever gonna stop.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, rock until we drop.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, our friends are here.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, have another beer.

VERSE 2 (Bb5 Eb5 E5 F5 F#5 Bb5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5)
Party, party, party down, rockin out, drinks all around.
Party, party, party here, crank it up as we all cheer.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 Eb5 E5 F5 F#5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Sexy as she walk on in, sexy as she drinkin gin.
Sexy as she dance around, sexy rockin to the sound.

CHORUS (Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 Bb5 F#5 F5)
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, ain't ever gonna stop.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, rock until we drop.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, our friends are here.
Rockin party, rock, rockin party, drinkin up the beer.

INSTRUMENTAL (Bb5)

The Title & The Nut: Rockin Party

What is this song really about?
The rock and roll party of a lifetime!

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 7: Change The World With Rock
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G F5 F#5 G5 Ab5)
Rock and roll was born from a sound that changed the world.
Screamin loud guitars, bands in every bar.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G D5 F5 E5)
Rock and roll, take control, mornin, noon and night.
Rock and roll, through your soul, rockin out despite.

CHORUS (A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 E5)
Change the world with rock, change the world with rock.
Change the world with rock, ain't ever gonna stop.
Change the world with rock, change the world with rock.
Change the world with rock, we givin all we got!

VERSE 2 (A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G F5 F#5 G5 Ab5)
Rock and roll not found on commercial radio.
They water down the sound, ain't nothin like our show.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G D5 A5 G D5 A5 G D5 F5 E5)
Rock and roll, take control, mornin, noon and night.
Rock and roll, through your soul, rockin out despite.

CHORUS (A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5 A5 F5 E5)
Change the world with rock, change the world with rock.
Change the world with rock, ain't ever gonna stop.
Change the world with rock, change the world with rock.
Change the world with rock, we givin all we got!

INSTRUMENTAL (A5 F5 G5 C5 B5 A5)

The Title & The Nut: Change The World With Rock

What is this song really about?
A rock and roll revolution of sound.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 8: Rockin Revolution
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5 Bb5 A5 Ab5)
Stranger in the sound, artistically unwound.
Commercial radio, the songs that we don't know.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5)
Spotify, iTunes, Deezer and the like.
Gaining new ground with a simple open mic.
Now we get to choose just whatever our delight.
The indie generation was born to make it right.

CHORUS (E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
(E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G A5 B5)
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, demanding resolution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, on demand solution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, indie distribution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, commercial absolution.

VERSE 2 (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5 Bb5 A5 Ab5)
Now we have control, independent soul.
Rockin to the sound, rock and roll rebound.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 B5 C5 C#5 D5 E5 B5)
Spotify, iTunes, Deezer and the like.
Gaining new ground with a simple open mic.
Now we get to choose just whatever our delight.
The indie generation was born to make it right.

CHORUS (E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G E5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
(E5 G A5 E5 G A5 E5 G A5 B5)
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, demanding resolution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, on demand solution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, indie distribution.
Rockin revolution, rockin revolution, rockin revolution, commercial absolution.

INSTRUMENTAL (E5)

The Title & The Nut: Rockin Revolution

What is this song really about?
The death of corporate control and the birth of the indie artist.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 9: I Was Born To Rock And Roll
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (Bb5 C#5 Eb5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 E5 F5 F#5 G5)
I was born to rock and roll on your biggest stage and screen.
Rockin out in every land cause rock and roll is king.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 C#5 Eb5 E5 Eb5 E5 Eb5)
Rock and roll is all I need cause rockin is the plan.
Rockin mornin, noon and night, together with the band.

CHORUS (Bb5 E5 F#5 Bb5)
I was born to rock and roll, I was born to rock and roll.
I was born to rock and roll, always flyin high.
I was born to rock and roll, I was born to rock and roll.
I was born to rock and roll, rock until I die.

VERSE 2 (Bb5 C#5 Eb5 E5 Eb5 Bb5 E5 F5 F#5 G5)
I was born to smash the hold from commercial radio.
Spotify and CDBaby free us from control.

PRE-CHORUS (Bb5 C#5 Eb5 E5 Eb5 E5 Eb5)
Rock and roll is all I need cause rockin is the plan.
Rockin mornin, noon and night, together with the band.

CHORUS (Bb5 E5 F#5 Bb5)
I was born to rock and roll, I was born to rock and roll.
I was born to rock and roll, always flyin high.
I was born to rock and roll, I was born to rock and roll.
I was born to rock and roll, rock until I die.

INSTRUMENTAL (Bb5 E5 F#5 Bb5)

The Title & The Nut: I Was Born To Rock And Roll

What is this song really about?
The rock and roll revolution song that smashes the control of commercial radio.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 10: We Rock And Roll
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (A5 G A5 D5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5)
You so fine, you all mine.
It's the way you dance and your sweet romance.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G A5 D5 E5)
Lovin you, lovin you all night long.
Lovin you, lovin you sing our song.
Lovin you, lovin you every night.
Lovin you, lovin you take a bite!

CHORUS (A5 F5 G5 C5 B5 A5)
We rock and roll, we rock and roll, we rock and roll, all night long.
We rock and roll, we rock and roll, we rock and roll, all night long.

VERSE 2 (A5 G A5 D5 F5 F#5 G5 Ab5)
Sexy smile, you drive me wild.
I need your touch, I need it much.

PRE-CHORUS (A5 G A5 D5 E5)
Lovin you, lovin you all night long.
Lovin you, lovin you sing our song.
Lovin you, lovin you every night.
Lovin you, lovin you take a bite!

CHORUS (A5 F5 G5 C5 B5 A5)
We rock and roll, we rock and roll, we rock and roll, rockin all night long.
We rock and roll, we rock and roll, we rock and roll, all night long.

INSTRUMENTAL (A5 F5 G5 A5)

The Title & The Nut: We Rock And Roll

What is this song really about?
The ultimate rock and roll love song.

Type:
Narrative

Form:
Modified Fourth Form


TRACK 11: Baby What You Got
Words by Kevin M. Thomas
Music by Kevin M. Thomas
Copyright 2018 Kevin M. Thomas

VERSE 1 (E5 G E5 G E5 A5 A5 Ab5 G5 F#5)
We be crusin down the highway ridin fast on 66.
We be rockin out our song with the top down all day long.

PRE-CHORUS (E5 G E5 G E5 A5 B5)
I see you smile when I kiss your lips, it's the way you shake them hips.
Flyin blindly as we rockin all night long.

CHORUS (E5 G5 F#5 F)
Baby what you got is everything she's not.
The way you take control, our lovin all night long.
Baby what you got is everything I need.
I love the way you scream when it's only you and me.
Baby what you got is everything I want.
You see it in the way I need you every day.
Baby what you got is everything I see.
The only girl for me, you be.

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