Galileo Song Lyrics

Indigo Girls

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Galileo's head was on the block
The crime was lookin' up the truth
And as the bombshells of my daily fears explode
I try to trace them to my youth

How long 'til my soul gets it right
Can any human being ever reach that kind of light
I call on the resting soul of Galileo king of night vision
King of insight

And then you had to bring up reincarnation
Over a couple of beers the other night
And now I'm serving time for mistakes
Made by another in another life time

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Three Hits
  • 2 Galileo
  • 3 Ghost
  • 4 Joking
  • 5 Jonas & Ezekial
  • 6 Love Will Come to You
  • 7 Romeo and Juliet
  • 8 Virginia Woolf
  • 9 Chickenman
  • 10 Airplane
  • 11 Nashville
  • 12 Let It Be Me
  • 13 Cedar Tree

  • credits

    publisher: ©EMI Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Emily Ann Saliers
    album: Track 2 in album Rites of Passage
    release date: 1992-5-12
    popularity : 105 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Folk Rock
    length: 4:12
    producer: Scott Litt
    vocal: Emily Saliers and Amy Ray
    mixer: David Leonard
    engineer: Scott Litt
    recorded by: Pat McCarthy
    bass: Sara Lee
    background vocals: Jackson Browne and David Crosby
    acoustic guitar: Amy Ray
    percussion: Talvin Singh
    fiddle: Lisa Germano
    drums & piano & percussion: Jerry Marotta
    acoustic guitar & guitar: Emily Saliers
    accordion & cello: Martin McCarrick
    composer: Emily Saliers
    lyricist: Emily Saliers

    Album Information

    label: Epic
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 074644886528
    script: Latin