I Melt With You — Smiley Mikey
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I Melt With You — Smiley Mikey

I MELT WITH YOU, words and music © 1982 Modern English (Robbie Grey, Gary McDowell, Richard Brown, Michael Conroy, Stephen Walker) Sound recording © 2021 Michael Sion (aka Smiley Mikey) Michael Sion/Smiley Mikey has acquired a compulsory mechanical license to release this cover version of I MELT WITH YOU. VIDEO NOTES: Cast: Smiley Mikey, as himself; Rebecca Teresia, as Lady Love Director of Photography, director, editor: Yareen Avni, https://www.yareenavni.com Production crew: John Christian (drone pilot); Daniel Sion (production assistant). Hair and makeup: Gita Wolf Shot at Studio E, Sebastopol, California, and at a ranch in Petaluma, California Special thanks to Jeff Martin of Studio E, for his hospitality and lighting; Scott Smith for helping move the piano CHEAT NOTES: • “A great song about apocalyptic love.” — Smiley Mikey • Tattoo references: Nick Lowe’s song, (What’s So Funny ’Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding; W.H. Auden’s poem, Sept. 1, 1939, containing the line, “We must love one another or die”; the Beatles song, The End, containing the line, “And in the end the love you take is equal to the love you make”; The Golden Rule is a commandment expressed differently in various cultures and religions. One popular version: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” SONG NOTES: Smiley Mikey: lead and background vocals; piano A. Jury: digital strings; engineering; mixing Mastering by Mark Santangelo, The Mastering Palace, New York Recorded at home, Sonoma County, California LYRICS (as used in this cover version): Can we stop the world? Can we stop the world? Moving forward using all my breath Making love to you was never second best I saw the world crashing all around your face Never really knowing it was always mesh and lace I'll stop the world and melt with you You've seen the difference and it's getting better all the time There's nothing you and I won't do I'll stop the world and melt with you Dream of better lives the kind that never hate (We should see why) Trapped in a state of imaginary grace (We should know better) I made a pilgrimage to save this human race (We should see why) Never comprehending the race had long gone bye (Let’s stop the world) I'll stop the world and melt with you (Let’s stop the world) You've seen the difference and it's getting better all the time There's nothing you and I won't do (Let's stop the world) I'll stop the world and melt with you The future's open wide Hmmm hmmm hmmm Hmmm hmmm hmmm hmmm Hmmm hmmm hmmm Hmmm hmmm hmmm hmmm I'll stop the world and melt with you (Let’s stop the world) I've seen some changes but it's getting better all the time There's nothing you and I won't do (Let's stop the world) I'll stop the world and melt with you I'll stop the world and melt with you (Let’s stop the world) You’ve seen the difference and it's getting better all the time There's nothing you and I won't do (Let's stop the world) I'll stop the world and melt with you Can we stop the world? Can we stop the world? FOLLOW SMILEY MIKEY: • YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-_e15CwmHnkadPuChKGx1Q • TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealsmileymikey? • SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1ax2jvhA2022YdkrgY6Sia • INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/smiley_mikey_music/ • FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Smileymikeymusic/ • SOUNDCLOUD: https://soundcloud.com/michaelsion • TWITTER: https://twitter.com/mikewriter38 • ETSY STORE (for T-shirts, stickers and more): https://www.etsy.com/shop/smileymikeybandmerch • PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/smileymikey
WEDDING SONG (FOREVER AND BEYOND) (Official Music Video)
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WEDDING SONG (FOREVER AND BEYOND) (Official Music Video)

WEDDING SONG (FOREVER AND BEYOND), words and music © 2021 Michael Sion (aka Smiley Mikey), BMI Video location: Mountain House Estate, Mendocino County, California https://mountainhouseestate.com CAST: Bride: Raven Modello Groom: Asaad Shakoor Mother of Bride: Ethel Reddy Father of Bride: Joe Schwann Friends of Bride: Raquel Basco, Ike Uzoma Wedding Band: Smiley Mikey, vocalist; Jacob Benning, guitarist; Nick Foxer, bassist; Will Cotter, drummer Makeup artist: Gita Wolf PRODUCTION CREW: Director of photography, director, editor: Leo Moring Assistant director: Jamil Stubbs Production assistant: Sean Iris Hair and makeup: Gita Wolf SPECIAL THANKS TO: John Alden and Lane Nittler of Mountain House Estate, for use of their posh wedding venue Emily Coles, Emily Coles Dance SF, for her choreography, http://www.emilycolesdancesf.com Aaron Jury, for hemming Smiley Mikey’s tuxedo pants (how many music producers have sewing in their skill set?) SONG NOTES: Lead and background vocals: Smiley Mikey Guitars, bass, drums, digital strings, engineering, mixing: Aaron Jury Mastering: Mark Santangelo, The Mastering Palace, New York LYRICS: Our love makes us immortal Souls eternal Transition together Together forever When no more bodies, only minds Beyond space and time Two is one and one is sublime A ray of light when the rest of us is gone This is our wedding song Knew each other when we met As kindred spirits Saw each other in each other’s eyes Freely shared our secrets Hopes and fears and regrets Waited for each other all our lives Now we’re together forever and beyond This is our wedding song We’ve tied the strongest bonds This is our wedding song The days pass fast and slow Every memory is full Children grow up and they leave home We laugh and cry and celebrate Every milestone ‘long the way Sing and dance and finally we’re alone And in the stillness of the night Stars outside shining bright Settle into the peace of our sweet home And every morning again we’re again reborn This is our wedding song Our love makes us immortal Souls eternal Transition together Together forever When no more bodies, only minds Beyond space and time Two is one and one is sublime A rainbow when the rest of us is gone This is our wedding song Our wedding song Our wedding song FOLLOW SMILEY MIKEY: • YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-_e15CwmHnkadPuChKGx1Q • TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealsmileymikey • SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1ax2jvhA2022YdkrgY6Sia • INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/smiley_mikey_music/ • FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Smileymikeymusic/ • SOUNDCLOUD: https://soundcloud.com/michaelsion • TWITTER: https://twitter.com/mikewriter38 • ETSY STORE (for T-shirts, stickers and more): https://www.etsy.com/shop/smileymikeybandmerch • PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/smileymikey