Some Riot Lyrics

Elbow

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Craig Lee Potter, Guy Edward John Garvey, Mark Potter, Mark Ellis Potter, Peter James Turner, Richard Barry Jupp
album: Track 9 in album The Seldom Seen Kid
release date: 2008-3-17
popularity : 33 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Alternative Rock/Acoustic/Indie Rock
length: 5:24
producer: Craig Potter
mixer: Craig Potter
lyricist: Guy Garvey
composer: Elbow

Album Information

label: Fiction Records
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 0602517640986
script: Latin

Cover Art

Elbow The Seldom Seen Kid cover art

Lyrics

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A friend of mine grows his very own brambles
They twist all around him 'til he can't move
Beautiful, quivering, chivalrous shambles
What is my friend trying to prove?

The booze turns a tall gentle boy to a terrible totem
And the kids gather 'round trying to see what's inside
I think when he's drinking he's drowning some riot
What is my friend trying to hide?

Cause it's breaking my heart, it's breaking my heart
And it's breaking my heart to pull on the reigns
Brother of mine, don't run with those ****ers
When will my friend start singing again?
When will my friend start singing again?

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Starlings
  • 2 The Bones of You
  • 3 Mirrorball
  • 4 Grounds for Divorce
  • 5 An Audience With the Pope
  • 6 Weather to Fly
  • 7 The Loneliness of a Tower Crane Driver
  • 8 The Fix
  • 9 Some Riot
  • 10 One Day Like This
  • 11 Friend of Ours
  • 12 We're Away