My Mannequin Can Dance

Voices, Matchbook Romance

Contributors
Lead Vocals, Guitars, Piano: Andrew Jordan
Guitars, Vocals, Programming: Ryan De Paolo
Bass: Ryan Kienle
Drums, Percussion: Aaron Stern
Lyrics

we're all eyes
and in my personal opinion
if we're not all you were hoping for
when you say my name
say it like a curse

I saw your face in the magazine saying I can't hear it
all the girls all glittered and glossed
screaming we can feel you, can you feel me?
we're tied up in knots
in our courts of conscience
life is lies
lies are life
but don't lie to me

you're just chasing shadows
show us some heart and confess your sins
we'll sing with eyes closed
and you can tear us apart but you won't break the skin

just put on your face and...

I would love nothing more in the world
than to watch you as you spill your guts.
unrehearsed you're just a silhouette
you never had a voice so why all the fuss?
you can have the kingdom, you can have the crown,
but you won't have the people.
no, we'll see you down.

you're just chasing shadows
show us some heart and confess your sins
we'll sing with eyes closed
and you can tear us apart but you won't break the skin

put on your face
put on your face
and scream

you're just chasing shadows
show us some heart and confess your sins
we'll sing with eyes closed
and you can tear us apart but you won't break the skin

just put on your face
just put on your face
and scream
and scream
and scream for me

Do you have our split with Motion City Soundtrack on vinyl yet?! A few copies are available on our MerchNOW store right now! #grabyours #vinyl #merchnow #motioncitysoundtrack #matchbookromance

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Last night was so awesome. Next up, The Roxy Theatre in Hollywood! Who's coming to hang tonight?!?

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@MatchbookRock

Today: West Hollywood, CA - Mar 6 at THE ROXY THEATRE https://t.co/nd5GmmjKTs

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It's about to go down in Pomona! #voices10year #matchbookromance #theglasshouse

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Matchbook Romance

Matchbook Romance

Change is unquestionably a constant in life. When Matchbook Romance began in 2001, the idea of playing music for a living felt like a dream ...

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Brooklyn, NY!! On June 22nd, Ryan K will be living it up at @brooklynsteel with the dudes from @emonitela. Only 9 days left to grab your tickets. emonite.la/bksteel for more info!



@emonitela
@badxchannels @traviemccoy @itshellogoodbye @lonelysquatch @officialfinch @brianlogandales @dillydallyto
#emonite #emonitela #emo #craigowens #chiodos #traviemccoy #matchbookromance #hellogoodbye #finch #SaxlRose #brooklyn #brooklynsteel #sax #SaxlRose

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Brooklyn, NY!! On June 22nd, Ryan K will be living it up at @brooklynsteel with the dudes from @emonitela. Only 9 days left to grab your tickets. emonite.la/bksteel for more info!



@emonitela
@badxchannels @traviemccoy @itshellogoodbye @lonelysquatch @officialfinch @brianlogandales @dillydallyto
#emonite #emonitela #emo #craigowens #chiodos #traviemccoy #matchbookromance #hellogoodbye #finch #SaxlRose #brooklyn #brooklynsteel #sax #SaxlRose

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It’s hard to believe it’s been 12 years to the day already!

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There are still about 100 copies of the LIMITED EDITION RED VINYL Stories and Alibis pressing available on our MerchNOW store! Get yours at

https://goo.gl/STXim2

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We somehow stumbled upon this awesome video of a full set from over 10 years ago. It's actually surprisingly good quality!

July 6, 2006 : Matchbook Romance play in Des Moines, Iowa at the House of Bricks. This must've been an off night on the Yellowcard tour we played that summer! #matchbookromance #voices #live #yellowcard #summertour #foreverago

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When your bass player and fill in drummer party so hard at @emonightla's party at @sowhatmusicfest that they become a meme... #emonightla #sowhatmusicfest #matchbookromance #fallinginreverse #ryankienle #ryanseaman

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Brooklyn, NY!! On June 22nd, Ryan K will be living it up at @brooklynsteel with the dudes from @emonitela. Only 9 days left to grab your tickets. emonite.la/bksteel for more info!



@emonitela
@badxchannels @traviemccoy @itshellogoodbye @lonelysquatch @officialfinch @brianlogandales @dillydallyto
#emonite #emonitela #emo #craigowens #chiodos #traviemccoy #matchbookromance #hellogoodbye #finch #SaxlRose #brooklyn #brooklynsteel #sax #SaxlRose

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It’s hard to believe it’s been 12 years to the day already!

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There are still about 100 copies of the LIMITED EDITION RED VINYL Stories and Alibis pressing available on our MerchNOW store! Get yours at

https://goo.gl/STXim2

See Original

We somehow stumbled upon this awesome video of a full set from over 10 years ago. It's actually surprisingly good quality!

July 6, 2006 : Matchbook Romance play in Des Moines, Iowa at the House of Bricks. This must've been an off night on the Yellowcard tour we played that summer! #matchbookromance #voices #live #yellowcard #summertour #foreverago

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When your bass player and fill in drummer party so hard at @emonightla's party at @sowhatmusicfest that they become a meme... #emonightla #sowhatmusicfest #matchbookromance #fallinginreverse #ryankienle #ryanseaman

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Do you have our split with Motion City Soundtrack on vinyl yet?! A few copies are available on our MerchNOW store right now! #grabyours #vinyl #merchnow #motioncitysoundtrack #matchbookromance

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Last night was so awesome. Next up, The Roxy Theatre in Hollywood! Who's coming to hang tonight?!?

See Original

@MatchbookRock

Today: West Hollywood, CA - Mar 6 at THE ROXY THEATRE https://t.co/nd5GmmjKTs

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It's about to go down in Pomona! #voices10year #matchbookromance #theglasshouse

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@MatchbookRock

Today: Pomona, CA - Mar 5 at The Glass House https://t.co/nE9Yt00bU0

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THIS WEEKEND! We can't wait to fly out to sunny California and play some songs from all of our records for you! Who's coming to The Glass House Concert Hall and/or The Roxy Theatre to celebrate the #voices10year with us?! #socal #theglasshouse #theroxy #california #voices #matchbookromance

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