Up for Hire

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Recorded at Seaside Lounge in Brooklyn, NY. Engineered by Charles Burst. Mastered by Mitch Rackin. Album cover by Ted McGrath. ©2014 Dirt Bikes dirtbikesmusic.com.


Up for Hire

Thought you should know I’m up for hire.
There’s hell below so throw me in the fire.
Ya’ll should know this men are liars.
Ya’ll should know this men are lii-aaars.

Turn out the lights.

You mentioned a war but you don’t mention it anymore.
I hate to be disappointed.
Lives spent and minds meant but all we are is only what we seem.
Lives spent and minds meant but all we are is only what we seem.

Turn out the lights.



from Coasts, released October 21, 2014
Richard Lehmann, Meike Wagner, and Sergio Perez


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Dirt Bikes Brooklyn, New York

New York City stalwarts Dirt Bikes draw listeners in with compact songs that blend garage energy, college rock jangle, and a bit of pop shimmer. Running the gamut from frank intimacy to furious energy, they take us from back porch reminiscences to the front lines of protests, visiting ghosts of the past and tackling anxieties of our shared present. ... more

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