Riff: Kip Moore – “Beer Money”

Dec 26, 2012

Let’s wake the town that never stops sleepin’

from Beer Money lyrics by Kip Moore

On the surface, “Beer Money” is another sonically-predictable, country drinking song, of which likely-alcoholic¬†Toby Keith¬†has given us plenty. But sift through that (not too deep) and you find frustrated small-town restlessness – a pleasantly uncommon theme for this genre.

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

What is a RIFF?

A RIFF is a bonsai-trimmed song review in 300 characters or less, plugging your favorite lyric. Create your own, vote others to the TOP - the lyric is your oyster.