Let's Get Psychotic

from by The Grownups



Mixed by Andrew Gosden. What a job he did!!

The lead guitar is Matt Lewin's. Insane!

What talent scouts Taxi.com said about the song:

"Amazing lyric. You manage to say so much in so few words. As a songwriter myself, this sort of economy gets me really excited. Love how you drive the point home during the chorus. Normally this sort of repetition can seem a little overwrought, but in this case it seems to underscore the pathos of the sentiment you're expressing."


There’s a sickness in me
In my whole my family
A genetic lock
No key

For all the grins and the smirks
For all the no way that lurks
For all the bullies and the jerks
I hope this works

Let’s get psychotic

Big car, small engine
A family of seven
Wrapped around a baby
All gone to Heaven

Well I’m left gutted and guessing
About everything
There’s no way left for me
But free

Let’s get psychotic

What if it was meant to be …


from The Light​-​Filled Corner, track released August 21, 2011


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The Grownups Melbourne, Australia

The Grownups appeared on the Australian independent charts in the late 80s with two singles (Into The Beyond and Snakebite) and an EP. They reformed in the 2010s as a recording-only project. Their debut album, The Light-Filled Corner, features 20-year-old songs alongside recent tracks. ... more

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