Voyage of the Damned

from by Rapids

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    Traction EP in on vinyl in three variants (blue, red, and black).

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We stumbled out of a bar on the quiet side of town,
relishing one connection that always makes us drown.
It happens annually at best, near trees and silhouettes,
and on the drive every time there’s nothing we address.

So it goes this is what we’ve become, something so expected,
and I’ll have to deal with it.
And I tried, but the sway, conquers all the moves we made,
There’s no point in corrections. There’s no point in corrections.

When I left I knew we’d be on the terms that you wanted,
never speaking, always brooding, times never forgotten.
I did what I thought was right, with your eggshells and thin ice,
and the backhands you used on me worked every single time.

When I was young, I would always blame myself,
for the words you used against everyone else,
and on that drive, all we do is hide, in silence.

You cannot control me anymore.
You will not control me anymore.


from Traction EP, released June 14, 2014



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Rapids Chicago, Illinois

We're a 4 piece Punk/Alternative band that resides in Chicago and Elgin, IL. Three of us have beards, one of us wears glasses.

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