Category: About my songs

about the songs written by Thomas Oliver

Somebody’s Gotta Pay (a demo)

     The origin and title came directly from being knee deep in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew and wondering who was going pay for all this mess. Not just clearing and cleaning and repairing our place, but the whole…

It’s Always Monday (a demo)

This little ditty uses Monday as a metaphor for when life doesn’t seem to be working out just right. And in this case, all bad things seem to happen on Monday. It also speaks to that particular day of the…

Blood Red Moon (a demo)

This song came to me soon after my brother Frank died. Though he hadn’t been in good health, his passing seemed as sudden as it was heartbreaking. As the younger brother, so much of who I am came from him.…