My First Song in 2012!

How am I not Spose’d to Fall?
©2012
Written by Josh Damigo

You think the Beach Boys are way overrated
And that’s my favorite band
When you talk the whole room turns to listen
And I guess that I’m you’re biggest fan

You’ve got an ex-boyfriend who calls twelve times a night
And I can barely speak
You like to listen to Sufjan Stevens
And I don’t even know what he sings

And our moral compasses point in two different directions
But I’d still follow your lead
You like to gossip about other singers
And I just smile when you speak

How am I not spose’d to fall
How am I not spose’d to fall
How am I not spose’d to fall
In love with you

You hate doctors way more than spiders
And I’m a hypochondriac
You flirt with waiters and tall guys with dreadlocks
And I try not to react

You’ve just been burned by a six year relation
And just moved back to town
You smile with your eyes and light up the room
And I just keep thinking to myself

(Chorus)

You think the beach boys are way overrated

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About Joshua Lodge

Josh will cheerfully admit that he averaged less than a dozen people a show when he first began playing San Diego coffee houses and clubs. But he garnered diehard fans in the process, sold a few thousand copies of his EP, Pocket Change, and picked up few awards along the way. After a traumatic family incident Josh retreated inward, and he ended up writing what would ultimately become his breakout debut, Raw. The album was true to its name and people noticed - Josh picked up two San Diego Music Awards for "Best Acoustic" and "Best Local Recording," opened for the likes of Zac Brown, Jason Mraz, and Matt Nathanson, and had enough money and momentum to tour the country a few times over. A few years after Raw, there was his third EP, Hope. Whereas Raw was a mostly acoustic, vulnerable affair, Hope was a celebration. Pleading and poignant, heartfelt and heavy hearted, it segued effortlessly from orchestral to alt-country, eventually landing him in the top 25 on the country charts. One of the hardest working indie singer/songwriters in Southern California, Josh spent much of the year with producer Mike Butler, gathering up some of the finest musicians in town, shaping his songs and sound further still for his album I Will Be There out now on Randm Records. From the joyous encouragement of “Just Give Me a Call”, to the simple sincerity of the ballad “Tennessee”, Josh’s songwriting skills are clear, his voice rings true and his goals remain the same as when he started - to keep making the best music he can, and to share it with all. A few years after Raw, there was his third release, Hope. Whereas Raw was a mostly acoustic, vulnerable affair, Hope was a celebration. Pleading and poignant, heartfelt and heavy hearted, it segued effortlessly from orchestral to alt-country, eventually landing him in the top 25 on the country charts. One of the hardest working indie singer/songwriters in Southern California, Damigo spent much of year with producer Mike Butler, gathering up some of the finest musicians in town, shaping his songs and sound further still for his latest album, "Just Give Me a Call", available now, on Randm Records. From the up-tempo single, “Just Give Me a Call”, to the simple sincerity of the ballad “Tennessee”, Josh’s songwriting skills are clear, his voice rings true and his goals remain the same as when he started - to keep making the best music he can, and to share it with all.
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