Wind Up Lyrics

Foo Fighters


publisher: ©EMI Music Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Georg Ruthenberg, Nate Mendel, Dave Grohl
album: Track 5 in album The Colour and the Shape
release date: 1997-5-10
popularity : 8 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Hard Rock/Pop Rock
length: 2:33
vocal: Dave Grohl
mixer: Chris Sheldon
recorded by: Bradley Cook
bass: Nate Mendel
guitar: Pat Smear
drums & guitar: Dave Grohl
assistant engineer: Jason Mauza, Ryan Boesch and Todd Burke
composer: Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl
lyricist: Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl

Cover Art

Foo Fighters The Colour and the Shape cover art
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I have a choice between the bat or the belt
Each time I hear about the hand you've been dealt
Spare me confessions, it's confession you sell
Maybe I'll fall behind, I don't mind 'cause I'll catch up!
Want a song that's indelible, like manimal,
I hope you never see me wind up

Will I be happy on the back of the shelf?
Will you be happy when we're sharing a cell?
Spare me the questions since you know me so well
Someday you'll realize I get shy and I choke up!
Want a song that's indelible, like manimal,
I hope you never see me wind up
What is wrong with this animal?
I'm terrible
I hope you never see me wind up

Farewell, my sweet paramania
Farewell, my sweet paramania
My only promise is that I'll never tell
Keep you at a distance from the things that I felt
I'll bite the bullet, take the beating until
I take it all back anyway.

What was I supposed to say?
Want a song that's indelible, like manimal,
I hope you never see me wind up
What is wrong with this animal?
I'm terrible
I hope you never see me wind up


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Doll
  • 2 Monkey Wrench
  • 3 Hey, Johnny Park!
  • 4 My Poor Brain
  • 5 Wind Up
  • 6 Up in Arms
  • 7 My Hero
  • 8 See You
  • 9 Enough Space
  • 10 February Stars
  • 11 Everlong
  • 12 Walking After You
  • 13 New Way Home
  • 14 Dear Lover