I Found a Whistle Song Lyrics



writers: Andrew Wells Vanwyngarden, Benjamin Nicholas Hunter Goldwasser
album: Track 5 in album Congratulations
release date: 2010-4-9
popularity : 53 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock Pop
styles: Psychedelic Rock/Pop Rock/Experimental
length: 3:40
drums: Andrew VanWyngarden
vocal: Andrew VanWyngarden
mixer: Dave Fridmann
engineer: Billy Bennett
mastering: Greg Calbi
strings: Gillian Rivers
saxophone & guitars: James Richardson
electric bass guitar & piano: Matt Asti
sampler & synthesizer & organ & omnichord: Ben Goldwasser
harmonica programming & percussion programming: Sonic Boom
composer: Ben Goldwasser, Andrew VanWyngarden
lyricist: Andrew VanWyngarden

Album Information

country(area): Germany
script: Latin

Cover Art

MGMT Congratulations cover art


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And when my noose is tied I could blow it
And fall down into your arms
15 centuries of dissolution and grief
To return a yellow trickster and a thief

Yeah I found a whistle that works every time
That's when the trail escapes to nowhere
And the flood erases the crime
Such conviction
To paint all the wall with the blood
Of the young and the faithful and the good

Yeah I found a whistle as thin as a sheet
To split the dumbness of a vision
Between asleep and a sleep


Track Listing

  • 1 It's Working
  • 2 Song for Dan Treacy
  • 3 Someone's Missing
  • 4 Flash Delirium
  • 5 I Found a Whistle
  • 6 Siberian Breaks
  • 7 Brian Eno
  • 8 Lady Dada's Nightmare
  • 9 Congratulations