Don't Be Yourself

by Dollar Signs

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An album of all new songs. All instrumentation done by the dou except a little bass by Dylan. A bit less mean spirited! All songs by Erik except Moving Song. We can thank Luke for that.

BTW! We are planning to book another tour soon so if you want us to play in your town or in your house please email me at buttonerik@gmail.com!

Thanks to:
Henry and Dinosawh, Dylan Wachman, Madison Lucas, CP Maze, Julie "I'm not allowed to put up her last name", Matt Frye, Rob Allen, Everyone Except Me, PS 118, All my exgirlfriends, Poor Richards Book Shoppe, The Evening Muse, The Milestone, Billy Mack, Eric Funn, Brett Green, TLB, Folk-O-Rama, Artichokifacation, A Fistful of Vinyl, and our fives of fans around the world.

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released 14 February 2013

Erik Button: Vocals, guitar, harmonica, tambourine, claps
Luke Gun: Vocals, Uke, Flugel Horn, Piano
Madison Lucas: Vocals
Dylan Wachman: Bass

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Dollar Signs Charlotte, North Carolina

If you want us to play a show in your town please email us (if you live on the east coast): buttonerik@gmail.com
Charlotte via Burlington North Carolina band that plays punk music with acoustic instruments. Incorporating bitter honesty with a tongue and cheek sarcasm Dollar Signs shouts their way through exploring topics of loneliness, alcoholism, shitty apartments, and of course, fast food.
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Track Name: Don't Be Yourself
I only wrote this song to get laid
because before I played punk no one paid attention to me
What’s the point of playing music if it’s not getting you chicks
And remember, the vaguer the lyrics the bigger the audience
And girls will love this song because I sound like exactly what they want
guys pretend to like this shit because they can play it for girls they want to sleep with


Your eyes are like stars or moon or running water or whatever
will get you my bed later
And baby I am at my best when you are with me
so let me get your number because I’m so interesting and deep!

I let my hair grow out and my clothes are gross as shit
but I am not a burnout I’m hip and vintage
And I just covered my body in really cool tattoos
now I’ll have a good paying job but at least I’m now I can sleep with you
On your bedroom floor I want to see my band’s t-shirt
and I’ll smile to myself because at the end of the day musicians are just fucking perverts!

If you wanna be an artist just don’t be too brutally honest
Because we all want to hear a love song even if its bullshit
And if you want the big gigs and too sleep with lots of women
all you gotta do is change your self image
So now when I look in the mirror I keep telling myself
DON’T BE YOURSELF