Jim Bates - Meadowsweet - Written, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
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Jim Bates - Meadowsweet
Written, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Uploaded 14 days ago
Re mix of a song of mine for lockdown. Written, sung, played & recorded by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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183  
Jim Bates - In the air
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Making Waves (original). A re mix of my prog rock/jazz rock/fusion piece. Written, played and recorded at home by yours truly
Received lots of comments & props
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256  
Jim Bates - Making waves
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
One of my old songs re visited and somehow relevant to our current situation. Written, sung, played and recorded by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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287  
Jim Bates - Where your mouth was
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song formulated circa 1973 by Dave Bolton, Gary Clarke and Jim Bates aka "Nebula". Sung, played and recorded at home by Jim Bates.
Received lots of comments & props
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469  
Jim Bates - Fading faces
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of an old song written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly. Reminders of Summer.
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252  
Jim Bates - Beautiful day
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of a recent song. Lyrics written by my 8 year old great niece with the help of her mother. Music written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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303  
Jim Bates - East side
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of a song written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
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259  
Jim Bates - Can't get through
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of an older song. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
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368  
Jim Bates - Outside looking in
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about....... 4 Minutes long! Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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410  
Jim Bates - Drownin' blues
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about climate change. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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425  
Jim Bates - Right here/ right now
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Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about time passing. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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348  
Jim Bates - Blowin' thru'
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played & recorded at home by Jim Bates. Remix of one of my old tunes.
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346  
Jim Bates - Bygone daze
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Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about growing old together. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
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570  
Jim Bates - I look into your eyes
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Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about relocating from England to Northern Ireland. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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598  
Jim Bates - West o' the bann
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A bit of old fashioned Roll n Roll. Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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669  
Jim Bates - Play tough
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, played and recorded at home by yours truly. Final mix (honest!)
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582  
Jim Bates - Ska for life
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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872  
Jim Bates - "normal"
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played & recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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914  
Jim Bates - Gonna rock ('til we can't roll no more)
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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833  
Jim Bates - Best your momma don't know
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played and recorded at home by yours truly.
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527  
Jim Bates - Time never ends
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written by Herbie Hancock. Played & recorded at home by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,041  
Jim Bates - Watermelon man
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song for all disillusioned voters. Written, sung, played & recorded at home by Jim Bates
Received lots of comments & props
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932  
Jim Bates - Not in my name
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about "dumbing down". Written, sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
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1,408  
Jim Bates - Paliika blues
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Song about a child's perception of domestic abuse. Written, sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,258  
Jim Bates - Don't come easy
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Special thanks to Tony Smith for "shreddies" and extra metal guitar. All other instruments, vocal, composition & recording carried out by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,384  
Jim Bates - Wages of sin
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about waste & our planet. Written, sung, played & recorded by moi meme!
Received lots of comments & props
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1,238  
Jim Bates - Throwaway world
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song for us "old folk!" Thanks to Tony Smith for guitar & backing vocal contributions. Written, sung, played & recorded by yours truly.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,461  
Jim Bates - Brand new
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Departure from the norm. A cover of David Bowie's Heroes. Sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
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1,371  
Jim Bates - Heroes
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
60s pop pastiche, self penned, sung, played & recorded at home by "self".
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1,198  
Jim Bates - Gimme all your lovin' (just one more time)
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A Self penned instrumental, played & recorded by "self".
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1,661  
Jim Bates - What goes around
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Remix of a self penned tune. All vocals, instruments and recording by "self".
Received lots of comments & props
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1,343  
Jim Bates - Blues won't let me
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of a self penned post war style smoochy jazz/swing thing. Sung, played & recorded by "self"
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1,240  
Jim Bates - Blue circles
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Another re mix of a self penned good ol' country drinkin' song. Sung, played & recorded by "self". With thanks to Tony Smith for guitar contributions.
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1,107  
Jim Bates - Unleash the beast
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Twist Of Fate, A re mix of a self penned psychedelic romp. All instruments played or arranged by Jim Bates. Vocals also by Jim Bates. Recorded at home.
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1,244  
Jim Bates - Twist
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mastered self penned song, sung, played & recorded at home by Jim Bates. With thanks to David Bolstridge or contributions on guitars & aah's.
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1,189  
Jim Bates - Golden state
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Written by Tony Smith. Collaborative effort by Jim Bates (vocals, guitar, bass & drums) and Tony Smith (acoustic guitar & backing vocal).
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1,317  
Jim Bates - Down by the river
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about becoming institutionalised. Written, sung, played and recorded by Jim Bates.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,254  
Jim Bates - When you're free
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
An old self penned tune remastered.
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1,119  
Jim Bates - September mist
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Remix of an old tune reggae stylie!
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1,195  
Jim Bates - Rub-n-dub
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A self penned song, sung, played & recorded by self.
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1,391  
Jim Bates - Burn
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mix of a self penned song. Sung, played & recorded by my own self.
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1,422  
Jim Bates - Chicken song
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned song, played, sung and recorded by my own self.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,673  
Jim Bates - The big tease
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Where's Dusty Springfield when you need her to sing this song?!
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1,242  
Jim Bates - Walk on
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Some outstanding lead guitar from David Bolstridge toward the end of this song. Check it out!
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1,252  
Jim Bates - Daydreaming
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Clogher, United Kingdom
With thanks to David Bolstridge for lead guitar and chorus musical notation.
Received lots of comments & props
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1,373  
Jim Bates - I heard soebody...
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned song recorded at home & sung & played by Jim Bates. With special thanks to David Bolstridge for contributions on guitar.
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1,436  
Jim Bates - Feels like....
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Clogher, United Kingdom
An old song but worth a spin!
Received lots of comments & props
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3,790  
Jim Bates - Call on me
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song for those who remember "Kookie" Byrnes, corgi toys and watching American TV shows as they grew up!
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2,604  
Jim Bates - 59 chevy
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Windrushgate.
Received lots of comments & props
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6,087  
Jim Bates - The empire ball
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Another re mix. Special thanks to David Bolstridge for some excellent guitar work on this song.
Received lots of comments & props
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2,978  
Jim Bates - Tints and hips
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A generation on from Windrush.
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5,973  
Jim Bates - Feeling gone
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re mixed & re posted.
Received lots of comments & props
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7,063  
Jim Bates - Black hair and skinny
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about plastic pollution. Written, sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
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5,579  
Jim Bates - The drowning sea
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Written, sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
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7,948  
Jim Bates - Ships in the night
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Optimistic (gotta keep trying!)
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5,136  
Jim Bates - Bright side
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Fallin' on......(written, sung, played & recorded by Jim Bates.
Received lots of comments & props
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11,546  
Jim Bates - Stoney ground
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Written in the late 1970's but recently updated. Sung, played & recorded by me, at home.
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10,629  
Jim Bates - Here's to......
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
An old song from my back catalogue.
Received lots of comments & props
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3,570  
Jim Bates - The end of time
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A lil' 'ol country choon (tongue firmly planted!)
Received lots of comments & props
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4,176  
Jim Bates - Llama farmer
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Another solo effort (one of me best, I think)
Received lots of comments & props
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4,395  
Jim Bates - Beautiful girl
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Another self penned song.
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9,356  
Jim Bates - Two way street
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re-load due to previously corrupted file!A song for the NHS & other public sector bodies (and all who sail in them!
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4,784  
Jim Bates - Waitin' blues
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Re-appearance reggae style. A song for the overlooked, undervalued and under represented "silent majority".
Received lots of comments & props
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4,760  
Jim Bates - Invisible man
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
How many Beatles samples did I use in this tune? Can you spot them? Clue: It's higher than Number 9!
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4,769  
Jim Bates - By the back door
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
The antidote to "Second Class Male"
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5,203  
Jim Bates - Headline news
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned song. Thanks to Tony Smith for guitar contributions.
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Jim Bates - Second class male
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Wild Card (a song by Jim Bates). With thanks to David Bolstridge for contributions on lead guitar.
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4,672  
Jim Bates - Wild card
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Real drums added as an improvement to this tune.
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5,330  
Jim Bates - Count me in
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Clogher, United Kingdom
Unashamedly pop tune!
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4,954  
Jim Bates - Little lena
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned song. Sung, played & recorded by li'lol'me
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4,512  
Jim Bates - God's little joke
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A samba for Halloween.
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4,572  
Jim Bates - Dancing with the devil
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned solo effort. A song about feminism.
Received lots of comments & props
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5,566  
Jim Bates - Mary man up
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
An old song with visuals finally added.
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4,829  
Jim Bates - Shooting for the moon
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about the "Nanny State". Re-worked from a previous song about pizza!
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5,182  
Jim Bates - Oblivion
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
How can we make informed decisions when we are fed only Chinese Whispers?
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5,141  
Jim Bates - Chinese whispers
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A self penned song about being slightly offbeat (& I don't mean rhythmically!). A largely solo effort recorded as a demo while envisaging delivery by a "real" singer and, possibly, more capable musicians.
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5,143  
Jim Bates - Sometimes i wonder
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A self penned song for those that provide care for loved ones of any age. A largely solo effort, expertly assisted by David Bolstridge on electric rhythm and lead guitar.
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Jim Bates - Hard love
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Written for all parents, grandparents and children of any age. A largely solo effort, expertly assisted by Dave Bolstridge on electric rhythm and lead guitars.
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4,626  
Jim Bates - Take me out
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Self penned song inspired by a stilt walker in Donegal!
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4,859  
Jim Bates - Long legged woman
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
An old song of mine "re - visualised". Written, played, sung & recorded by Jim Bates.
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5,140  
Jim Bates - I need to know
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song about some relationships (personal & political!)
Received lots of comments & props
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4,616  
Jim Bates - Merry go round
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Original composition written, played, sung & recorded by Jim Bates. Photos of Northern Ireland also by Jim Bates.
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5,266  
Jim Bates - Come away (with my love)
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
New Horizon, new song, Written & recorded at my new home with views of the local area & Northern Ireland attached.
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Jim Bates - New horizon
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
You ain't seen me,,,,,,right?
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4,808  
Jim Bates - Invisible man
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
I've Been Waiting
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5,622  
Jim Bates - I've been waiting
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
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5,064  
Jim Bates - Hippy hill
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Mostly MIDI programming by me except for vocals & guitar by me too!
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5,628  
Jim Bates - Do it
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
A song for all the blokes that hate dancing. Are we all too macho or just too self conscious?
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5,164  
Jim Bates - Vertical expression
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
One of my earlier songs revitalised with visuals
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5,099  
Jim Bates - Empty vessels
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
Still as relevant today as when I first wrote this!
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5,576  
Jim Bates - Propaganda
Video
Clogher, United Kingdom
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Views 357,467   
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