Beneath the Heart of Darkness Song Lyrics

Ed Harcourt

Ed Harcourt Here Be Monsters cover art
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Beneath the heart of darkness
Lies an old machine that's dying
Spluttering like an army of artillery sporadically firing
The roots of the house are cracking, caving in
There's no way out, it's trapped in

Beneath the heart of darkness
Lies an old machine that's reeling
Forgotten dust and sunlight
Silent and removed from feeling
The peace in my mind is drowning, fading down
There's nothing left burning, it's all out

Beneath the heart of darkness
Lies an old machine that's...

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Something in My Eye
  • 2 God Protect Your Soul
  • 3 She Fell Into My Arms
  • 4 Those Crimson Tears
  • 5 Hanging With the Wrong Crowd
  • 6 Apple of My Eye
  • 7 Beneath the Heart of Darkness
  • 8 Wind Through the Trees
  • 9 Birds Fly Backwards
  • 10 Shanghai
  • 11 Like Only Lovers Can


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Ed Harcourt, Hadrian Garrard
    album: Track 7 in album Here Be Monsters
    release date: 2001-6-25
    popularity : 62 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Brit Pop/Vocal/Indie Rock/Art Rock
    length: 7:22
    mixer: Dave Fridmann
    additional producer: Dave Fridmann
    co-producer: Ed Harcourt and Tim Holmes

    Album Information

    label: Heavenly
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 724353354923
    script: Latin