Captain Crash And The Beauty Queen From Mars

Dressed up for a big dateLike Halloween day but it was Fourth of July nowA car crash with a suitcase and a painted faceShe was one of a kindShe wears a plastic crown like CinderellaAnd roller skates in bed he rides the greyhound from his hometownWhen he comes around cause […]

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Thank You For Loving Me

It’s hard for me to say the thingsI want to say sometimesThere’s no one here but you and meAnd that broken old street lightLock the doorsWe’ll leave the world outsideAll I’ve got to give to youAre these five words and I Chorus:Thank you for loving meFor being my eyes when […]

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Just Older

Hey, man, it’s been a whileDo you remember me?When I hit the streets I was 17A little wild, a little greenI’ve been up and down and in betweenAfter all those yearsCan you believe I’m stillChasing the dreamBut I ain’t looking over my shoulder Chorus:I like the bed I’m sleeping inIt’s […]

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She's A Mystery

She won’t let me buy her jewelleryShe don’t want things that she can keepShe wears wild flowers in her hairAnd throws them to the seaShe’s the beginning and the end of me Chorus:She’s a mysteryMy most beautiful regretI will never understand herShe’s a mysteryThe only promise I can keepEven in […]

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I Could Make A Living Without Loving You

If there’s something that needs fixingI’m the man to seeLook me up, I’m listedJust check under "B"If you’re ever on the spotWell, I’m good with my hands24-7 I’m your handyman Odd jobs, hard jobsAnything under the sunBig jobs, small jobs, baby Chorus:I’d be a rich man, it’s trueIf I could […]

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One Wild Night

It’s a hot night, the natives are restlessWe’re sweating by the light of the moonThere’s a voodoo mojo brewing at the go-goThat could knock a witch off her broom We slither on in and shed our skinMake our way into the bump and the grindSo I’m passing by, she gives […]

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It’s My Life

This ain’t a song for the broken-heartedNo silent prayer for the faith-departedI ain’t gonna be just a face in the crowdYou’re gonna hear my voiceWhen I shout it out loud It’s my lifeIt’s now or neverI ain’t gonna live foreverI just want to live while I’m alive(It’s my life)My heart […]

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Mystery Train

There are daysWhen she’s a whisperNights when she’s a screamA reason to wake up in the morningTo close your eyes and dreamShe’ll curse you like a sailorShe’ll wound you with her eyesShe always makes it betterBut she won’t apologizeI know everything about herBut don’t know her at all Chorus:She’s a […]

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Next 100 Years

Time ain’t nothing but timeIt’s a verse with no rhymeMan, it all comes down to you Change ain’t nothing but changeJust the faces and the namesBut you know we’re gonna make it through I’ll believeWhen you don’t believe in anything Chorus:I’m gonna hold you ’til you hurt is goneBe the […]

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Say It Isn't So

There’s no Santa ClausIt was all a lieNo man in the moonJust a big light in the skyI hear DisneylandMight lose Mickey MouseIn some giant hostile corporate shake-upTell me it’s a nightmarePlease wake me up(Say it isn’t so) I found a book of matchesFrom someplace we’ve never beenHow come you […]

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I Got The Girl

It feels like I’m walking on airWhen we walk down our streetWhen the neighbours stopTo watch us walk byYou can hear ‘them talking(let them talk) Sometimes I thinkThat you’re the only reasonThe sun still shines(when it shines)And when this wicked worldStarts bringing me downI know that I’m one lucky guy […]

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Save The World

I never went to collegeI don’t have a degreeLet’s say I went to night schoolI learned all I know on the streetsI wasn’t born a richI ain’t got no pedigreeThe sweat on this old collarThat’s not Ph.D. It comes down to thisI wouldn’t exist without youit ain’t worth the grindI’d […]

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