from by The True Spokes

  • Streaming + Download

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

      $1 USD  or more



I can see the light that surrounds you
Shining on me forever
Like a golden reverie
Shut my eyes to stare

How do I turn this rocketship around
Gliding by a glimpse of love
With all our hopes inside
Killing time until we’re born

Let’s build a rocketship

I can feel the scan of your eyes
Striking me a thick sensation
Cracking the hull by second hands
Time slipping out of spaces

What will it take for me
To turn this rocketship around
Running around this family tree
A bloodline to see the dawn

Let’s build a rocketship


from The True Spokes, released February 4, 2012
by Bob Rees/Ghost Pepper Music (ASCAP)



all rights reserved


The True Spokes Seattle, Washington

cut from a classic mold, very much kindred spirits to Wilco, The Beatles, and The Kinks, i.e. powerhouse groups where harmony, robust playing and dedicated craftsmanship run headlong into rock’s indefinable, exuberant, enduring zeitgeist - a perfect soundtrack for the daily grind that reaches outward beyond the challenges towards something hopeful, real and truthful ... more

contact / help

Contact The True Spokes

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code