The Capstan Shafts Lyrics

Genre: Rock

The Capstan Shafts Lyrics - by Popularity

1 She Paints With Both Hands
2 Finer Supercathedrals
3 Hip To The Sweet Blue World Again
4 Take Your Coat Off And Stomp For A While
5 Magical Dance Number Scene
6 Better Ways To Hang
7 Half A Bottle And A Full Moon
8 World-Hater Company Song
9 Slow Day For Reasoning
10 Your Wasteds Are A Talent Here
11 Eyeliner Skywriting Etc.
12 Dinosaurs To Drive Off
13 The Wives Of Halloween Whiskers
14 Box Store Apologist
15 Squeals Of Resignation
16 The Day You Called Me Prety
17 Live Nudebranches
18 Your Alone Has So Many More People In It
19 Right On The Malthus
20 Good Morning, Please
21 Love Pundits Bright Future
22 Catch You Next Divorce
23 Low Ceilings For Bedhoppers
24 Carrier State Anthems
25 61 Sideburns
26 Arthouse Floozy
27 Let Your Head Get Wrong
28 Upstairs With The Anti-Christ
29 The Deli Girls Give Me What I Ask For If I Am Careful What I Ask For
30 Sap For Clearcut
31 Middles Of June
32 Fireman Among The Eskimos
33 Among The Many Things Pinned To You Are My Hopes
34 Abandoned Drum Circles
35 Song For Monometallists
36 Auto Naval
37 Wonderful Lottery Ticket Way
38 Pick Your Dystopia
39 Flip Cup Casualties
40 Revenge Sex Theater
41 Lessthreatening Day
42 The Lightning Boy
43 Oil Over Greenland! (Morsels Of Fortitude)
44 Light As Mantra
45 Gods Favorite Foreigner
46 Smoking Window Closed
47 Little Burst Of Sunshine
48 Perfect Bound Someday
49 Trouble To Shave
50 The Better She Looks The Less She Will See
51 Anthropecene Stealers
52 Hibiscus Wildzoo Pt. I
53 The Crime At The Anchorage Marina
54 ....and A Patriot's Lament
55 The Framers Blameless Enterprise
56 Ogre Finds
57 Sister Artworld Frenzy
58 The Trilateralist Told You Not To
59 The Dig Perpetual
60 My Gal Lo
61 Petals On An Austin Rose
62 No Threat Of A Good Time
63 The Devil's Gazebo
64 The Gourgestest Of Glorious Suns
65 Most Cultures Were Wrong
66 Sad The Gains Of Statists
67 Versus The Sad Cold Eventually
68 Gift Of Higher Aspirations
69 They Call Me The Etruskan Musket
70 Playing Doctrine
71 Miss Cenozoic
72 Birthdays And Middlenames
73 Show Me Your Sunshine
74 More Lovely Than Likely
75 Voting Hopeless
76 Vulture Juice
77 Grindcore Tribals
78 Every Dog Has Its Silver Lining
79 My Family Was Welsh, I'm Just Tired
80 In Favor Of The Trees
81 Felony Wear
82 Personals Surfer
83 Suckers Of Twiddled Thumbs
84 Favorite Eco-Terrorist
85 Good Mood Passes
86 Use The Poets As Barricades
87 A Senator Short Of A Quorum
88 Class War Tease
89 Pome On Pg. 14
90 Tilting At Windchills
91 Gravitational Pollster
92 What Used To Become You (Now Befalls You)
93 Drags Of Grind
94 Some Birds Soaring, Some Roasting
95 Hearthrobgoblins
96 Main Title Miles Per Famine
97 Qualms Of The Azor Bombers
98 Recovering Cheerleader, Recovering Greenpeace Canvasser
99 Red Scarcity
100 Sincere As A Windchime
101 Three Beer Drama
102 Sarasota Vs. The Concrete Poets
103 The Worst Lessons From The Wrong People
104 Snakeskin Belt Through Loose Hoops
105 Tape-Opera
106 Aching Tiny Everywheres
107 Abomination Paint
108 Heart Your Eat Out
109 She Reads Easy
110 Jackie Relief Map
111 Clammy Handed Favors
112 Communists In 19th Century America
113 Datepanties
114 Tombstone In The Poor Choice Graveyard
115 Wilds Of Gloryville
116 Perspective Versus Evelyn
117 Gentler Trending
118 Groovy Your World View
119 Goner Alaskas
120 The Origin Of Rain
121 Precious Dimple Refinement
122 The Strategy Of Daylight
123 Handstander In An Age Of Backflips
124 She's Kick People
125 Get Needy On Me
126 I Don’t Mind You Dragging Me Down
127 The Icecaps Of Mars (Are Just Copying Ours)
128 Successfully Into You
129 Tulipsqueaking
130 The Laziest Gypsies
131 She Makes Amazing Look Stupid
132 A Heart That Never Flies
133 Sacrificial Anode Rod
134 Boxwine Willies
135 Kiss-You Advocacy
136 (I Dream About You Because) You Have Such Low Standards
137 Cornflower Blues
138 Here Comes Down
139 Saddlebags And The Age Of Jesus
140 Trouble Peddling
141 To The Dreamy Pop Icons
142 The Giddy Tramps Marching Orders
143 The Complete History Of England
144 The Flowering Universe Confounds
145 Barnacle Geese
146 The Failure Of History
147 More Faults Than The Tharsis Region
148 From Revelation Skirts
149 Scripted Ass Collisions
150 Cavacade Of Sulk
151 When Gold Brick Twins
152 Get Honest
153 Favorite Enabler
154 Beach Delay, Or Lighten Up, Fuzzhead
155 “Lauren Behold” (A Discussion With A Stripper Over Canadian Style Health Care)
156 Lemondrop Hamstrung
157 Froth Of July
158 Hominid Stickler
159 The Onetime Milwaukee Suicide
160 The Giving Earth And Her Oils Of Love
161 Alien Hand
162 Your Hipper Default Settings
163 Goodlie Oddthoughts Journal Of Woe
164 Phase Appraisals
165 Sometimes The Horns
166 Sunshine Profligate
167 Tart Collaborative
168 Quiet Wars
169 Posters For Cat Disappeared
170 Sonny And Cher
171 Mosquito Net Worth
172 Brightest Page In The History Of Man
173 Camel Lightyears
174 Lower Costa Rica
175 Can’t You Tell A Slow Burn Woo When You Ignore One?
176 Contrary’s Mom
177 The Battle Of Metaphor
178 Brush Cleaning Boy
179 Proletariat Glow
180 Girl To Scoff World's Ills
181 The Ballad Of Kid Butane
182 Five Reasons For Moonshots
183 Drunken Eagles West Coast Bash
184 Hit Me Like The Greatest Car Song
185 Sick Of Green
186 Particularly Mindsticking
187 Our Southern Ambitions
188 Grapples And Orangutangs
189 Your Wasted Is A Talent Here
190 Dukes Of The Ugly Sound
191 Failed Budhist Retreat Come-On
192 Hopeful Grows The Molehill
193 Her Novel 'Canal Zone Poetry'
194 Virgin Queen Of The Cattlemen
195 She Sees The Good In Everyone
196 He Would Die For You (If It Were Up To Me)
197 Trick Years
198 Goddess Of Provisional Affinity
199 Testy And Half-Baked
200 Big Oil Hackery
201 The Complete History Of Greenland
202 Get Your Cat Out Of My Sunbeam
203 Everyone Plants Trees
204 Days From Work
205 No Downer For The Skein
206 Defenstration Makes Good Neighbors
207 Second Porches Can Be Closer To Mars
208 Cruel Streak Andes
209 No. 5 Aluminum Lake
210 God Is In My Bitchseat
211 Dreamily Very Later
212 Little World Saver
213 The Tragedy Of Empiricism
214 Several Dozen Engines
215 Bluejean V. Debs
216 Second The Devils Esplanade
217 Felony War
218 Chandelier Of Bad Ideas
219 Save My Down For A Sadder Day
220 Drop Dead Innocuous
221 Lucky Monkey Briefs
222 Sleepcure Theory Advancer
223 Better Get A Dream Out Of This
224 The Days Don’t Pass In Wonder
225 Polyestershines
226 They Call Me Kid Butane
227 Versus The World-Hater
228 Alien Like Paraguay
229 Sealed With A Kiss, Opened With A Crowbar
230 Trickier The Wisdom
231 Boy To Take You Nowhere
232 Crownchafings
233 Don’t Let The Motorcyclists
234 How Could China Fail?
235 The Complete History Of Ruth, Nevada
236 Shiny New Chain
237 Fates Hammer, Hollows And Powderkegs
238 Tanning Wrong
239 Vegans And Meteors
240 Kinder Springs
241 Carbon Neutral Enterprise
242 Northern Me!
243 Half-Drunk And Assless
244 American Volume
245 Death To The Martyrs
246 Miss Stelliferous
247 She’s The Moon Hoax
248 Dumb Bastard Parade
249 Skirt Inversions
250 Behemoth To A Flame
251 All Your Little Happenings
252 Avoiding Daddys On The Floor
253 I Don’t Like The Movies
254 Ethanol Its Cracked Up To Be
255 Too Much Shit (and Not Enough Ass)
256 Leftcoast Intolerant
257 My Family Was Welsh. I’m Just Tired
258 Old Skull, New Mexico
259 Disko Bay (Good Years Left)
260 Gone City Knock Out
261 Orpheus In His Underware
262 Thinking Done
263 Landfill Dancers
264 Griefseedling
265 Champions Of Equanimity
266 Great Reset Button Of Life
267 Feed Me Flowers
268 Sideagle And Supereagle
269 Cool Green Sinkings
270 The Hell With The Days Again
271 Some Good Factory Ass
272 St. Paul?
273 If She Quivers?
274 Evelyn Halfstep?
275 Dying Sun
276 “Cheery Magdelene”
277 Quarantine Lifter
278 Elected Head Of Her Anarchist Group
279 Negative Man, What’s The Anti Matter?
280 Signature Car Funk
281 The Devil's Esplanade
282 Fairwater Triumpalist
283 Anniversaries Of Genodices
284 Good Riddence, Euridice
285 Tackle Factory
286 Asymptonic Freedom
287 Hibiscus Wildzoo Pt. II
288 Half Of The Toys
289 Consumption Violets
290 The Stunted Kind
291 Blue Foreign Cartoons
292 Can’t Climb A Tree (without Breaking A Few Branches)
293 She Can’t Stand The Quiet (Unless It’s Me Shutting Up)
294 Hippolyte My Life
295 My Beautiful Days
296 Whatever, I’m A Miracle
297 Hairtrigger Recess Appointment
298 One Of Us Should Be Further Away
299 93 Approximately
300 The Small Of The Back The Crimewave
301 Moving Wrong
302 Going By Martian Years Now
303 Cuddleparty Renegade
304 Hip/Misguided
305 One World Government (is One Too Many)
306 Shaky Days, Bring Honey
307 Shimmyshake On Monster Islan
308 The Great Instead
309 Interdiction Hips
310 Fixation Protocol
311 Good Judge Of Witch Flesh
312 A Gal Called Allegory
313 Hearts To The Fore, We Storm Love Castles
314 End Title Miles Per Famine
315 Sweet Lady Of The Calmatives
316 A Bad Childhood And The Commerce Clause

The Capstan Shafts Bio

The Capstan Shafts is the musical project of American lo-fi artist Dean Wells. He has been releasing material under the Capstan Shafts name since 1999, through various indie labels such as Yellow Mica, Asaurus and Abandoned Love Records. Most of his albums are very cheap (four or five dollars) or even free.
His songs are typically short, ranging in length from 45 seconds to 2 minutes, and feature a full-band sound of guitars, bass and drums, all of which are played by Wells himself. Every Capstan Shafts release to date has been recorded at home, giving the music a fuzzy lo-fi sound similar to bands such as Guided By Voices and The Mountain Goats. Despite a prolific output of recorded material (his total output amounts to ten EPs and seven full-length albums), Wells has only performed live three times. His recent album Her Versus The Sad Cold Eventually, has led to an upsurge in media interest surrounding The Capstan Shafts; the album was given four very favorable reviews on renowned music-news site Pitchfork Media by Matt LeMay of Get Him Eat Him. Dean Wells has also released a song as Vergel Tears, and has three albums under his own name. On May 2, 2008, Wells opened for The Ruby Suns and Menomena at Middlebury College in Middlebury, VT for WRMC's Sepomana 2008 concert. In 2010 the Capstan Shafts regrouped as a 5 piece band before playing shows across the U.S. east coast. Festivals dates at SXSW and CMJ followed before the band released their first studio LP "Revelation Skirts" for Rainbow Quartz Records. Recently, National Public Radio chose the Capstan Shafts as one of "5 Artists You Should Have Known in 2010"