Thunder Rising Lyrics

Gary Moore

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publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Gary Moore, Neil Carter
album: Track 8 in album Wild Frontier
release date: 1987-3-18
popularity : 44 users have visited this page.
genres: Blues
styles: Blues Rock/Hard Rock/Pop Rock
length: 5:43
producer: Gary Moore and James “Jimbo” Barton
composer: Gary Moore, Neil Carter
lyricist: Gary Moore

Album Information

label: Virgin
country(area): Japan
format: CD
barcode: 4988006610675
script: Latin

Cover Art

Gary Moore Wild Frontier cover art

Lyrics

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They looked out from the fortress on the hill.
There came a single warrior returning from the kill.
The spoils of war hung from his horses mane.
The bloody heads of enemies that he had freshly slayed.
They saw the face, the eyes so sullen,
could only be the young Cúchulain.
Thunder rising, thunder rising,
thunder rising early in the morning.
Cities burning,
the world keeps turning.
Thunder rising early in the morning.
The son of Lugh MacEithleen knew no fear.
For just one blow at any foe to tell his end was near.
So many tried to mock this Celtic son.
They taunted and they teased him till

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Over the Hills and Far Away
  • 2 Wild Frontier
  • 3 Take a Little Time
  • 4 The Loner
  • 5 Wild Frontier (12" version)
  • 6 Friday on My Mind
  • 7 Strangers in the Darkness
  • 8 Thunder Rising
  • 9 Johnny Boy
  • 10 Over the Hills and Far Away (12" version)
  • 11 Crying in the Shadows