So Long Song Lyrics



publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Greg Kendall
album: Track 2 in album Going Deaf for a Living
release date: 1980
popularity : 83 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock Pop
styles: New Wave/Pop Rock/Pub Rock/Synth-pop
length: 5:02
producer: Mike Howlett
drums: Steve Liddle
lead vocals: John Watts
engineer: Richard Manwaring
bass: David Graham
guitar: John Watts
keyboard: Steve Skolnik
composer: John Watts
lyricist: John Watts

Album Information

label: Liberty Records
country(area): Netherlands
format: Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Fischer-Z Going Deaf for a Living cover art


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When I read your letter I couldn't believe that you'd gone.
I dialed your number but no one answered the phone.
I asked your friends to tell me if they knew where you were,
They said they thought that you were ill.

I hired a detective to try and find out where you are.
He managed to trace you, he said you were living in France.
A watchman saw you climb into someone else's car and drive off
Laughing in the night. Why didn't you tell me? Not leave me this way.
You could have told me and not waited for so long.

I've tried to forget you but I find myself walking the street.
I went to the doctor and he gave me something to sleep. I've sent
You telegrams but you haven't answered one. Your mother told me
I best leave you well alone. I hope you're satisfied now you've done


Track Listing

Vinyl 1
  • 1 Room Service
  • 2 So Long
  • 3 Crazy Girl
  • 4 No Right
  • 5 Going Deaf for a Living
  • 6 Pick Up/Slip Up
  • 7 Crank
  • 8 Haters
  • 9 Four Minutes in Durham (With You)
  • 10 Limbo