"Get Satisfied" was written October 28th, 1980
in Richard's cabin - New Berlin, New York

From the Kingdom Come CD :
Recorded September 2003 at Smokey Mirror Studios in Milltown, New Jersey.
Alan Horvath: Vocal | 1968 Gibson Hummingbird Guitar
Overdubs by Horvath: McSpadden Teardrop Dulcimer, 1966 Hohner Chromatic C Harmonica, Digital Congas (BOSS DR-770)


In the early stages of my music ministry with Pastor Don Yarborough, I was asked to perform at the Oneonta College Campus coffeehouse.   Having a few days before the gig to think about it, I found myself considering the kind of audience that might receive me there.   This is the song that manifested.

It represents what I want to say to people who don't yet know what it's like to be "born again" ... who haven't yet seen the difference between seeking satisfaction and finding it.

Here's a picture of Pastor Don Yarborough and I (sitting on the couch) working on some lyrics for a song:

Alan and Don - 1981-82
P.S. - I'm using an open D tuning on the guitar for this one: D A D F# A D ... but it's tuned down a whole-step, making it C G C E G C instead ... an Open C Tuning.

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