The Marriage Lyrics

Billy Bragg

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Billy Bragg
album: Track 3 in album Talking With the Taxman About Poetry
release date: 1986-9
popularity : 18 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Folk Rock/Indie Rock
length: 2:32
producer: Kenny Jones and John Porter
vocal: Billy Bragg
electric guitar: Billy Bragg
percussion: Kenny Jones and George Shilling
flugelhorn & trumpet: Dave Woodhead
bass guitar: John Porter
composer: Billy Bragg
lyricist: Billy Bragg

Album Information

label: Go! Discs
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
barcode: 5013136153316
script: Latin

Cover Art

Billy Bragg Talking With the Taxman About Poetry cover art

Lyrics

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I understand you needing
And wanting is no crime
But I can't help feeling
That you and your mother are just wasting your time

Choosing Saturdays in Summer
I dare you to wear white
Love is just a moment of giving
And marriage is when we admit our parents were right

I just don't understand it
What makes our love a sin
How can it make that difference
If you and I are wearing that bloody, bloody ring

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Greetings to the New Brunette
  • 2 Train Train
  • 3 The Marriage
  • 4 Ideology
  • 5 Levi Stubbs’ Tears
  • 6 Honey I’m a Big Boy Now
  • 7 There Is Power in a Union
  • 8 Help Save the Youth of America
  • 9 Wishing the Days Away
  • 10 The Passion
  • 11 The Warmest Room
  • 12 The Home Front