Scorpio Rising Lyrics

10,000 Maniacs


writers: John Lombardo, Natalie A Merchant, Robert Buck
album: Track 2 in album The Wishing Chair
release date: 1985
popularity : 40 users have visited this page.
length: 3:14
producer: Joe Boyd
lyricist: Natalie Merchant
composer: Robert Buck, John Lombardo

Album Information

label: Elektra
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 075596042826
script: Latin

Cover Art

10,000 Maniacs The Wishing Chair cover art


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Dizzy with it stumble
A chance for us to quarrel
My head is shaken violent

If I could calm or restrain you
For the sake of pity
Save the pistol
Save the cynics tongue
Save the cool white stare
And treat me to an honest face sometime

Amaze me now


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Can’t Ignore the Train
  • 2 Scorpio Rising
  • 3 Just as the Tide Was a Flowing
  • 4 Lilydale
  • 5 Back o’ the Moon
  • 6 Maddox Table
  • 7 The Colonial Wing
  • 8 Grey Victory
  • 9 Among the Americans
  • 10 Everyone a Puzzle Lover
  • 11 Cotton Alley
  • 12 Daktari
  • 13 My Mother the War
  • 14 Tension Makes a Tangle
  • 15 Arbor Day