Michael From Mountains

Joni Mitchell

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Alfred
writers: Joni Mitchell
album: Track 2 in album Song to a Seagull
release date: 1968-3
popularity : 5 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk/Folk Rock/Acoustic/Vocal
length: 3:42
vocal: Joni Mitchell
guitar: Joni Mitchell
composer: Joni Mitchell
lyricist: Joni Mitchell

Album Information

label: Reprise Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Joni Mitchell Song to a Seagull cover art

Lyrics

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Michael wakes you up with sweets
Sidewalk markets locked up tight
There's oil on the puddles in taffeta patterns
In colored arrangements

Michael from mountains
Know that I will know you

He sings and its dark when the clouds come by
Like puppets on strings hanging in the sky
Their mothers will scold
To keep away cold till the sidewalks are dry
[Chorus]
Michael leads you up the stairs
Cats come crying to the key
There's rain in the window
You want to know all

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 I Had a King
  • 2 Michael From Mountains
  • 3 Night in the City
  • 4 Marcie
  • 5 Nathan La Franeer
  • 6 Sisotowbell Lane
  • 7 The Dawntreader
  • 8 The Pirate of Penance
  • 9 Song to a Seagull
  • 10 Cactus Tree