Cobra Constant Committee Bake Sale Lyrics

Bombs Over Providence

album: Track 10 in album Shake Your Body Politic
release date: 2005-9-24
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genres: Rock
styles: Punk
length: 3:11

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I've been falling harder with this city's decline.
And I know I'm not getting any smarter.
Every blackened skyline has some failure in mind that rains on down around quitting time.
And we drink in gulps, through sobs and old gridlock;
trekking for wiles the longest damn street in the world.
And although we're young wide eyed and crooked tongued, we're sick of our streets.
Don't know how to love them.
Concrete's made us stronger because one thing's for sure;
these pop songs don't come easy anymore.
Our mayor's been shooting for the 'leftist crator.'
But that's gone south like town hall jumpers.
Hell, I'll just ask Jane Doe 'bout all the lengths
one goes to turn up the volume on the neighbourhood screams and shrieks;
to want to paint it red, until the chief is dead and paraded downtown all damn day.
So let them bury me anywhere but home because it's been so long,
I don't care where I'm from.
I've never been homesick as long as I've walked all alone.
Just let them bury me anywhere but home because it's been so long,
I don't care where I'm from.
Though hallowed, still shallow, this ground couldn't keep my ghost down.
Assaults we still permit our poet-politic:
my violet bruises grand as sunsets that we missed?
We're still falling for old talk 'bout newer mores;
Habourfront circus plans where once we took a stand.

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 The Grand Preamble (Annie Get Your Gun, Mask, Ductape and Some Matches)
  • 2 What I Destroyed on My Summer Vacation
  • 3 The Starving Artist Weight-Loss Program Works... To Varying Degree... Somethetimes
  • 4 Anybody Remember John Enis, Chair of the Board of Tourism for Bad Sex, Ont.?
  • 5 And the Award for Best Post-Coital Hug Goes To...
  • 6 Zombie Cheerleader Slumber Party Massacre
  • 7 May Cruise Missile Diplomacy Keep Us Thruthful, Good, and Mild
  • 8 Broken Records
  • 9 A Vision After the Sermon: Jacob Wrestling With the Junior Boys Soccer Team
  • 10 Cobra Constant Committee Bake Sale
  • 11 Pink Slip +1: 30% Resistance to Your Daughter's New Pony
  • 12 Dig Them Up and Try to Reason With Them
  • 13 Class Aptitude Test Results Are In, and It's Martyr or Matador for Everybody!