Cindy of a Thousand Lives Song Lyrics

Billy Bragg


writers: Stephen William Bragg
album: Track 4 in album Don’t Try This at Home
release date: 1991-9-17
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length: 4:15
producer: Grant Showbiz and Johnny Marr
drums: J.F.T. Hood
vocal: Billy Bragg
mixer: Owen Morris
engineer: Victor van Vugt
electric guitar: Johnny Marr and Billy Bragg
background vocals: Cara Tivey and Kirsty MacColl
additional keyboard: Billy Bragg
percussion: Jody Linscott
bass guitar: Andy Hobson
bass guitar & acoustic guitar: Wiggy
composer: Billy Bragg
lyricist: Billy Bragg

Album Information

label: Liberation Records
country(area): Australia
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Billy Bragg Don’t Try This at Home cover art


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Blue velvet America
Half glimpsed in the headlights between the trees
Who punctured the beauty
And invited monsters such as these
The pig faced boy, the corrupted clown
The grotesque figure who never comes into town
Something broken, something stained
Something waiting for the worms to claim
And you can never go there again
Except in nightmares
The voyeur who dares not come near
Knows excitement is merely the beginning of fear
My shadow came this morning
And left some candy in my shoe
They're always watching me


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Accident Waiting to Happen
  • 2 Moving the Goalposts
  • 3 Everywhere
  • 4 Cindy of a Thousand Lives
  • 5 You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
  • 6 Trust
  • 7 God's Footballer
  • 8 The Few
  • 9 Sexuality
  • 10 Mother of the Bride
  • 11 Tank Park Salute
  • 12 Dolphins
  • 13 North Sea Bubble
  • 14 Rumours of War
  • 15 Wish You Were Her
  • 16 Body of Water