Black Shuck Lyrics

The Darkness


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Daniel Francis Hawkins, Edwin James Graham, Francis Gilles Poullain-Patterson, Justin David Hawkins
album: Track 1 in album Permission to Land
release date: 2003-7-7
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genres: Rock
styles: Hard Rock/Arena Rock/Glam
length: 3:22
producer: Pedro Ferreira
drums: Ed Graham
lead vocals: Justin Hawkins
mixer: Pedro Ferreira
engineer: Pedro Ferreira
bass: Frankie Poullain
guitar: Dan Hawkins
assistant mixer: Nick Taylor
assistant recorded by: Will Bartle
guitar & piano & synthesizer: Justin Hawkins
writer: Justin Hawkins, Edwin James Graham, Daniel Francis Hawkins, Francis Gilles Poullain-Patterson

Cover Art

The Darkness Permission to Land cover art
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In a town in the east
The parishioners were visited upon
By a curious beast
And his eyes numbered but one and shone like the sun
And a glance beckoned the immediate loss
Of a cherished one
It was the coming of the

(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****
Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****

Flames licked round the sacred spire
And the congregation's last line of defence
Was engulfed in fire
As the flaming priest stepped into the firing line
On the business end of despair
God, he took his own life
During the coming of the

(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****
Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****

A nimbus of blue light surrounds a crimson paw
As he takes another fatal swipe
At the Blytheburgh Church Door

(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****
Black Shuck

(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****

Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) Black Shuck
(Black Shuck) That dog don't give a ****

Woof!


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Black Shuck
  • 2 Get Your Hands Off My Woman
  • 3 Growing on Me
  • 4 I Believe in a Thing Called Love
  • 5 Love Is Only a Feeling
  • 6 Givin’ Up
  • 7 Stuck in a Rut
  • 8 Friday Night
  • 9 Love on the Rocks With No Ice
  • 10 Holding My Own