As the Machine Rolls On Song Lyrics

Napalm Death

Napalm Death Scum cover art
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Self delusion
Plenty of questions
(And no solutions)

Visions of change
A mere illusion
Futile dreams
Of revolution
Flows of rhetoric
Won't influence the change
Their will is subdued
Their minds enslaved



Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Multinational Corporations
  • 2 Instinct of Survival
  • 3 The Kill
  • 4 Scum
  • 5 Caught... in a Dream
  • 6 Polluted Minds
  • 7 Sacrificed
  • 8 Siege of Power
  • 9 Control
  • 10 Born on Your Knees
  • 11 Human Garbage
  • 12 You Suffer
  • 13 Life?
  • 14 Prison Without Walls
  • 15 Point of No Return
  • 16 Negative Approach
  • 17 Success?
  • 18 Deceiver
  • 19 C.S.
  • 20 Parasites
  • 21 Pseudo Youth
  • 22 Divine Death
  • 23 As the Machine Rolls On
  • 24 Common Enemy
  • 25 Moral Crusade
  • 26 Stigmatised
  • 27 M.A.D.
  • 28 Dragnet


  • credits


    album: Track 23 in album Scum
    release date: 1987
    popularity : 39 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Thrash/Hardcore/Grindcore
    length: 0:43
    producer: Napalm Death, Unseen Terror and Digby Pearson
    drums: Mick Harris
    lead vocals: Lee Dorrian
    vocal: Lee Dorrian
    background vocals: Mick Harris
    guitar: Bill Steer
    bass guitar: Jim Whitely
    engineer: Mick Ivory
    composer: Napalm Death
    lyricist: Jim Whitely

    Album Information

    label: Earache Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin