The Tyranny of Words

from Orator by The Silenced

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lyrics

SO CONTAGIOUS MISINTERPRETATION - MASS IRRATIONAL
SUBJECT MATTER, SHATTERED, TATTERED
EMPTY SLOGANS FOR THE HERD
DESIGNATED MEANING - NO OBJECTIVITY
DISTRACTION TO PROVOKE REACTION
UBIQUITOUS AD HOMINEM - NOT AGAIN!

LINGUISTIC TREACHERY
SEMANTIC VIOLENCE!
WHAT THE MEANING REALLY MEANS?

WORD IS NOT THE THING ITSELF
DESCRIPTION IS NOT THE DESCRIBED
VERBAL GHOSTS SPINNING ROUND AND ROUND
INSIDE MY HEAD
IS IT POSSIBLE TO EVER FULLY COMPREHEND?
WHAT THEY CONTAIN?
THE TYRANNY OF WORDS RAGING MY HEAD

INDOCTRINATED TO RECEIVE
PERSUASION THRU EMOTIONAL APPEAL
BROKEN FRAME OF REFERENCE
DUE TO PRE-EXISTING PARADIGM
HOLLOW TO THE CORE
NON QUANTIFIABLE
TOO NARROW IN ITS CONSIDERATION
TO BE DEEMED AS VIABLE - RELIABLE!

LINGUISTIC TREACHERY
CONTEXT DEPENDENT!
THE MEANING OF MEANING?

THE TYRANNY OF..
TYRANNY OF WORDS RAGING MY..
THE TYRANNY OF..
THE TYRANNY OF WORDS RAGING MY..HEAD!

THE TYRANNY OF WORDS
OBSERVER IS THE OBSERVED

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from Orator, released February 14, 2020
Written by Janne Jaakkola & Juha Immonen.
Guitars, Bass and synthetics recorded at Hellhole Studio by Janne Jaakkola.
Drums recorded and reamping at Studio Korkeakoski by Teemu Aalto.
Mixed by Teemu Aalto.
Produced by Teemu Aalto, Janne Jaakkola, Juha Immonen.
Mastered by Svante Forsbäck.

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The Silenced Helsinki, Finland

The Silenced is a groove metal band from Helsinki, Finland. The band is currently signed to Out of Line Music. Having debut album release under their belts ("Orator" - Out of Line Music), The Silenced is currently working on their still unnamed second album, scheduled for 2023 release. ... more

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