White Coats Song Lyrics

New Model Army


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Jason James Harris, Justin Edward Sullivan, Robert Charles Heaton
album: Track 15 in album Thunder and Consolation
release date: 1989-2
popularity : 63 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Folk Rock/New Wave/Alternative Rock/Post-Punk
length: 4:58
producer: New Model Army
mixer: Nick Davies
composer: Justin Sullivan, Jason Harris, Robert Heaton

Album Information

label: EMI
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 077779131723
script: Latin

Cover Art

New Model Army Thunder and Consolation cover art


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Well we know what makes the flowers grow but we don't know why
And we all have the knowledge of DNA but we still die
We perch so thin and fragile here upon the land
And the earth that moves beneath us, we don't understand
So we rush towards the Judgment Day, when She reclaims
A toast to the Luddite martyrs then, who died in vain
Down at the lab they're working still, finishing off
How do we tell the people in the white coats
Enough is enough?
Hey, hey I listen to you pray as if some help will come
Hey, hey She will dance on our graves when we are dead and gone

You and I we made no suicide pact - we didn't want to die
But we watch the wall, little darling, while the chemical trucks go by
This desperate imitation, now, of innocence


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 I Love the World
  • 2 Stupid Questions
  • 3 225
  • 4 Inheritance
  • 5 Green and Grey
  • 6 Ballad of Bodmin Pill
  • 7 Family
  • 8 Family Life
  • 9 Vagabonds
  • 10 125 mph
  • 11 Archway Towers
  • 12 The Charge
  • 13 Chinese Whispers
  • 14 Nothing Touches
  • 15 White Coats