|I||Every Time The Feeling|
|V||Follow Me Down|
|VI||You Like To Joke Around With Me|
|VII||Dull Me Line|
|IX||Hearing The Bass|
|YC-033, PoB-033, JAG 318||Nap Eyes||I'm Bad Now (LP, Album, Ltd, Pin)||You've Changed Records, Paradise Of Bachelors, Jagjaguwar||YC-033, PoB-033, JAG 318||Canada||2018|
|PoB-033||Nap Eyes||I'm Bad Now (CD, Album)||Paradise Of Bachelors||PoB-033||US||2018|
|PoB-033||Nap Eyes||I'm Bad Now (LP, Album, Ltd, Pin)||Paradise Of Bachelors||PoB-033||US||2018|
|JAG318CD||Nap Eyes||I'm Bad Now (CD, Album, Promo, Car)||Jagjaguwar||JAG318CD||UK, Europe & US||2018|
|YC-033||Nap Eyes||I'm Bad Now (LP, Album)||You've Changed Records||YC-033||Canada||2018|
I’m Bad Now, the most transparent and personal Nap Eyes album to date, constitutes the third chapter of an implicit, informal trilogy that includes Whine of the Mystic (2015) and Thought Rock Fish Scale (2016). The brilliantly reductive title is something I’ve heard my four-year-old son and his friends announce verbatim when roleplaying the perennial game of heroes and villains, good guys and bad guys.
The new album shows Nap Eyes can certainly excel at tight, snappy power-pop (check the incisive opener Every Time the Feeling . The real jamming on I’m Bad Now isn’t happening on the fretboards, but in the lyrics.
The acclaimed Canadians return with an ambitious, allusive third album that achieves a new sonic clarity, depth, and range to match the effortless melodies and extraordinary writing. It’s the band’s most transparent and personal set of songs to date, in which singer Nigel Chapman interrogates social, psychological, and spiritual milieus for clues about the elusive nature of knowledge.
I’m Bad Now is the first Nap Eyes LP that wasn’t recorded live with no overdubs, due to some songs requiring redone vocal takes after the initial recording sessions with engineer Howard Bilerman. I was pretty conflicted about doing that, not so much from an ideological standpoint as just from a personal sense of sense of security, Chapman explains, ever the self-reproachful frontman.
Information on Nap Eyes. Album Stream: Nap Eyes, 'I'm Bad Now'.
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Nap Eyes - Roses Lyrics. Somebody's into roses now what do you do with them? You've got no reason to trade them No nice ways to throw them But it doesn't seem right.
The band themselves also explain that these are "two new (old) songs.