I mushed from Point Barrow through a blizzard of snow
Been out prospectin' for two years or so
Pulled into Fairbanks, the city was a-boom
So I took a little stroll to the Red Dog Sea-loon
As I walked in the door, the music was clear
The purtiest voice I had heard in two years...
Twister!) Down in the fields the bodies are lying in spirals
Hanging from trees, they're clicking their heels to (Twister!)
Down in the towns the water is brown with my taste
Nutrasweet and nuclear waste
C Yippee yi yay kiyay kiyay! / Disease is touring the U.S.A.
shot!!! come up screaming!!! I'm not expecting to grow flowers in a desert but I can live and breathe and see the sun in winter time!!! In a big country dreams stay with you I never seen you look like this without a reason another promise falling through another season passes by...
We built this city
we built this city on rock 'n' roll -
Built this city
we built this city on rock 'n' roll.
Say you don't know me
recognize my face.
Say you don't care who goes to
that kind of place.
Knee deep in the hoop-la
sinking in your fight.
Too many runaways eating...
'm Standing on a bridge
I'm waitin in the dark
I thought that you'd be here by now
There's nothing but the rain
No footsteps on the ground
I'm listening but there's no sound
Isn't anyone tryin to find me?
Won't someone come take me home
It's a damn cold night
It doesn't matter what I say
So long as I sing with inflection
That makes you feel that I'll convey
Some inner truth of vast reflection
But I've said nothing so far
And I can keep it up for as long as it takes
And it don't matter who you are
If I'm doing my job then it's your...
(Jimmie Rodgers - Elsie McWilliams)
I could never be lonely I could never be blue
As I go through life if only I'd have my guitar and you
Why should I ever worry why should I feel sad
We travel along in a hurry sharing the good and the bad.
Whenever I'm up you're near me giving...