The Wilderness Song Lyrics

Duncan Sheik

Duncan Sheik Phantom Moon cover art
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The word is told, now
The word is said
The word is old, now
And the stone is bread

The heart is bone, now
The heart is flesh
The heart is known, now
And the no is yes

And all we hold
Is only in the past

The song is cold, now
The song is spent

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The Wilderness (Prelude)
  • 2 Longing Town
  • 3 Mr. Chess
  • 4 The Winds That Blow
  • 5 Mouth on Fire
  • 6 Sad Stephen's Song
  • 7 Time and Good Fortune
  • 8 Far Away
  • 9 This Is How My Heart Heard
  • 10 A Mirror in the Heart
  • 11 Lo and Behold
  • 12 Requiescat
  • 13 The Wilderness


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Steven Sater, Duncan Sheik
    album: Track 13 in album Phantom Moon
    release date: 2001-2-27
    popularity : 54 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Folk Rock
    length: 4:25

    Album Information

    label: Nonesuch
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075597961423
    script: Latin