Cream - White Room Lyrics

Cream Wheels of Fire: In the Studio cover art
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In the white room with black curtains near the station
Blackroof country, no gold pavements, tired starlings
Silver horses ran down moonbeams in your dark eyes
Dawnlight smiles on you leaving, my contentment
I'll wait in this place where the sun never shines

Wait in this place where the shadows run from themselves
You said no strings could secure you at the station
Platform ticket, restless diesels, goodbye windows
I walked into such a sad time at the station
As I walked out, felt my own need just beginning
I'll wait in the queue when the trains come back

Lie with you where the shadows run from themselves
At the party she was kindness in the hard crowd
Consolation for the old wound now forgotten
Yellow tigers crouched in jungles in her dark eyes
She's just dressing, goodbye windows, tired starlings
I'll sleep in this place with the lonely crowd;

Lie in the dark where the shadows run from themselves
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 White Room
  • 2 Sitting on Top of the World
  • 3 Passing the Time
  • 4 As You Said
  • 5 Pressed Rat and Warthog
  • 6 Politician
  • 7 Those Were the Days
  • 8 Born Under a Bad Sign
  • 9 Deserted Cities of the Heart

  • Credits
    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Jack Bruce, Pete Brown
    album: Track 1 in album Wheels of Fire: In the Studio
    release date: 1968
    popularity : 214 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues Classical
    styles: Blues Rock/Psychedelic Rock/Classic Rock
    producer: Felix Pappalardi
    drums: Ginger Baker
    vocal: Jack Bruce
    engineer: Adrian Barber and Tom Dowd
    recorded by: Tom Dowd and Adrian Barber
    guitars: Eric Clapton
    bass: Jack Bruce
    viola: Felix Pappalardi
    timpani: Ginger Baker
    writer: Jack Bruce, Pete Brown
    Album Information
    label: Polydor
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin