The New Wild West Lyrics

Jewel

credits


publisher: ©DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC , EMI Music Publishing
writers: Jewel Kilcher
album: Track 12 in album This Way
release date: 2001-10-31
popularity : 44 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Alternative Rock/Folk Rock/Pop Rock
length: 5:07

Album Information

label: Atlantic
country(area): Japan
format: Enhanced CD
barcode: 4988029733047
script: Latin

Cover Art

Jewel This Way cover art

Lyrics

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You see the ghost of the buffalo moving both fierce and slow
Like glittering prophesies on the edge of the horizon
As you drive glittering highways and beaten-up byways
That straddle and girdle our great and many-faced nation
You see the lambs in the ghettos who worship their Gepettos
Believing in, never seeing, the strings they think bind them
So we write to our congressmen with bleeding pens of the sorrow within
And in return, they just send tickets to the latest Tom Hanks show

[Chorus]
Welcome to the new wild west
Each man for himself
A nation of civilized steeples
And lonely people
Welcome to the new wild west

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Track Listing


Enhanced CD 1
  • 1 Standing Still
  • 2 Jesus Loves You
  • 3 Everybody Needs Someone Sometime
  • 4 Break Me
  • 5 Do You Want to Play?
  • 6 Till We Run Out of Road
  • 7 Serve the Ego
  • 8 This Way
  • 9 Cleveland
  • 10 I Won’t Walk Away
  • 11 Love Me, Just Leave Me Alone
  • 12 The New Wild West
  • 13 Grey Matter (live)
  • 14 Sometimes It Be That Way (live)
  • 15 A Long Slow Slide