Ocean Colour Scene - Lining Your Pockets Lyrics

Ocean Colour Scene Moseley Shoals cover art
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You're lining your pockets
For no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay

Well hello my old friend
You know I've been away
I'm not asking for much
But please remember my name

'Cause you've been lining your pockets
For no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay

Well I wondered through fortune
And I flirted with fame
But we never got the money
We always gave it away

Said you've been lining your pockets
For no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay

Old bench-mark on the park
He got lost on the world
But he doesn't seem to know
About any of it at all

He said,
"All the things that I wanted
You know I had to pay and pay and pay"
And so I say

You're lining your pockets
for no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay

Yeah you've been lining your pockets
For no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay

You're lining your pockets
For no other reason
Than to buy up the things
That I gave without reasonable pay
Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 The Riverboat Song
  • 2 The Day We Caught the Train
  • 3 The Circle
  • 4 Lining Your Pockets
  • 5 Fleeting Mind
  • 6 40 Past Midnight
  • 7 One for the Road
  • 8 It’s My Shadow
  • 9 Policemen & Pirates
  • 10 The Downstream
  • 11 You’ve Got It Bad
  • 12 Get Away


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Damon Minchella, Oscar Lloyd Harrison, Simon Fowler, Stephen Cradock
    album: Track 4 in album Moseley Shoals
    release date: 1996-4-8
    popularity : 60 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Acoustic/Brit Pop/Indie Rock
    length: 3:37
    producer: Brendan Lynch and Ocean Colour Scene
    writer: Damon Minchella, Simon Fowler, Oscar Harrison, Steve Cradock
    Album Information
    label: MCA Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 600406000828
    script: Latin