End Of A Century

She says there’s ants in the carpetDirty little monstersEating all the morselsPicking up the rubbishGive her effervescenceShe needs a little sparkleGood morning TVYou’re looking so healthy CHORUS:We all say, don’t want to be aloneWe wear the same clothes cos we feel the sameAnd kiss with dry lips when we say […]


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Advert

[AD LIB FROM THE SHOPPING CHANNEL] IT’S SIX O’CLOCK ON THE DOT AND I’M HALF WAY HOMEI FEEL FOUL MOUTHED AS I STAND AN WAIT FOR THE UNDERGROUNDAND A NERVOUS DISPOSITION DOES’NT AGREE WITH THISI NEED SOMETHING TO REMIND ME THAT THERE IS SOMETHING ELSE [CHORUS]YOU NEED A HOLIDAY SOMEWHERE […]


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Dancehall

There are ghosts in hereAn easy lazeThey dance all nightWith a vacant gazeThey stand in rowsAnd buy alcoholWe’re having fun at the dancehall I’ve got my pills and I’ve got my toysPin-up girls and pin-up boysMy lips are frozenI could kill him, but I just kiss his hand


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Fool

sorrybut i don’t understandthe things you saythey make no sense at allfunnybut i think that you mean them allthis time don’t youi know that you think i’m a foolbut couldn’t you tryto forgive a foolone more time sorrybut i’m not really listeningi’ve got my mindon something elseand sometimes i wonder […]


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Blue Jeans

Air cushioned solesi bought them in the Portabello roadon a saturdayi stop and stare a whilea common pastime when conversation goes astray and don’t think i’m walking out on thiscoz she don’t mindwhatever i saywhatever i sayi don’t really want to change a thingi wanna stay this way forever……… blue, […]


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Blue Jeans

AIR CUSHIONED SOLES, I BOUGHT THEM ON THE PORTABELLO ROAD ONSATURDAYI STOP AND STARE A WHILE, A COMMON PASTIME WHEN CONVERSATION GOESASTRAY [CHORUS]BUT DON’T THINK I’M WALKING OUT OF THISSHE DOESN’T MIND, WHATEVER I SAY, WHATEVER I SAYDON’T REALLY WANT TO CHANGE A THING, I WANT TO STAY THIS WAYFOREVER […]


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Best Days

Over the river they all go againOut into leafy nowhere hope someone’s waiting out there for themCabbie has his mind on a fare to the sunHe works nights but it’s not much funPicks up the london yo-yosAll on their own down sohoTake me home Other people wouldn’t like to hear […]


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Oily Water

LEAD IN ME AND ME IN WATERDANGLING IN MY WORDI SWALLOWED TO MUCH OILY WATERIT KEEPS SLIPPING DOWN MY SPINE IN A SENSE OF SELF DECLINEGROWING FAT ON SOUNDIT’S ONLY AN EARLY MORNING DREAMAND THE WHOLE WORLD WILL BE ALRIGHT [CHORUS] MY HEAD IS FULL OF SUSPICIONI’M COMING HOME SOMETIMEI’VE […]


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Coping

PRIMAL, EVIL WHAT AM I ?TONGUE-TIED UNTI THE DAY I DIETHERE’S NO LOVE MADE WITH MERMAIDSIT’S JUST DISTRACTION OR SO THEY SAY [CHORUS]BUT I’M TOO TIRED TO CARE ABOUT ITCAN’T YOU SEE IT IN MY FACE, MY FACEWHEN I FEEL THIS STRANGE CAN I GO THROUGH THIS AGAIN IT’S A […]


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High Cool

when you come herewhich you sometimes dodon’t think thati really want you to and if you come herewhich you always dodon’t think thati expect you to is that all i give youis that all i give you and you talk too muchwhich you always dodon’t think thati really want you […]


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Death Of A Party

The death of the partyCame as no surpriseWhy did we bother?Should have stayed away Another night and I thought well, wellGo to another party and hang myselfGently on the shelf The death of the teenagerStanding on his ownWhy did he bother?Should have slept alone Another night and I thought well, […]


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Popscene

A FERVORED IMAGE OF ANOTHER WORLDIS NOTHING IN PARICULAR NOWAND IMITATION COMES NATURALLYBUT I NEVER REALLY STOP TO THINK HOWAND EVERYONEIS A CLEVER CLONEA CHROME COVERED CLONE AMISO IN THE ABSENCE OF A WAY OF LIFEJUST REPEAT THIS AGAIN AND AGAIN AND AGAIN [CHORUS]HEY HEY COME OUT TONIGHTHEY HEY COME […]


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Dan Abnormal

Meanie Leanie come on downCome and entertain the townIt’s friday night and we’re all boredTimes being called there is no moreTimes being called it’s such a bore Dan Abnormal not normal at allIt’s not his fault we made him this wayHe’ll imitate you, try to ape youBut it’s not his […]


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1992

Going into businessAn agreement of your bombastYou’d love my bedYou took the other insteadBut don’t you feel lowI was being obliqueAnd you’d love my bedYou got the other instead What do you owe me?The price of your piece of mindYou’d love my bedYou took it all instead


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