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So that's the way it goes
Ferocious at its core
So you go faster

Time won't wait
Don't hesitate
It's not too late
To escape your fate

Imagine how your story ends
Lifeline caving in
All the smiles are wearing thin
Breakpoint step by step
Who's your friend? Who's your friend
Touch feel START again
Imagine you can beat it down

Left right start anew
Push it harder see it through
Power raise the bar
Tie them up and you'll go far
Uptown downtown
END and START again
It's all in your hands

Run for your life
This is it
You can't hide
Do what is right
Go out with a fight
Try to rely on your will to survive
You have to run or you'll run out of time


from POLYTHE​Ï​SME, released October 1, 2021
Written, performed, mixed, mastered and produced by Hey Karen.
2021 © Samizdat


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Hey Karen Rotterdam, Netherlands

Hey Karen is an alias for Bartek Urban, who creates electronica, synthpop, and industrial - the stuff that both melts your heart and your brain.
Home recordings and lo-fi aesthetic aren't necessarily a bad thing, since he believes the feeling is more important. A full scope of that feeling can be seen in his audiovisual live shows, which he regularly performs since 2011.
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