My Girl (Demo)

SONG COMPOSERS, LYRICS AND BACKGROUND

LYRICS

My girl’s mad at me
I didn’t wanna see the film tonight
I found it hard to say
She thought I’d had enough of her

Why can’t she see?
She’s lovely to me
But I like to stay in and watch TV
On my own every now and then

My girl’s mad at me
Been on the telephone for an hour
We hardly said a word
I tried and tried but I could not be heard

Why can’t I explain?
Why do I feel this pain?
‘Cos every thing I say she doesn’t understand
She doesn’t realize she takes it all the wrong way

Piano!

My girl’s mad at me
We argued just the other night
I thought we’d got it straight
We talked and talked until it was late

I thought we’d agreed
I thought we’d talked it out
Now when I try to speak she says that I don’t care
She says I’m unaware and now she says I’m weak

COMPOSERS

ComposerRole
Mike Barson Music & Words

BACKGROUND

The demo version of “My Girl” was released on the B-side of the 12″ version of “The Return of the Los Palmas 7”, featuring Mike Barson on vocals. The track was recorded when Madness recorded thier first three demo tracks, The Prince and Madness at Pathway Studios with Clive Langer.

References

RepresentationCompanyNotes
Publisher Copyright Control
Recording Studio Pathway Studios

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ReferenceSource
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