504 Lyrics

Old 97's


album: Track 2 in album Hitchhike to Rhome
release date: 1994-11-1
popularity : 6 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country Rock
length: 3:41

Cover Art

Old 97's Hitchhike to Rhome cover art
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I was playing every Monday on Burgundy in some shitty little bar
I was working on a novel called 'New Orleans Ain't No City', it's a Scar
The heroine does heroin, the hero wears his hair just like The King
He says, "It ain't my job to sweet talk you, my job's just to sing"

I was loved once by a woman
She don't love me anymore, 504, 504
And I won't never know no woman like the one
I'd known before 504, 504, and she don't love me anymore

Well, the hero wears a hair-net
From the outset he drinks Jax beer from a can
He says, "There's something 'bout this city always gets me
I'm a sentimental man"

Well the heroine plays violin
And reads her Elmore Leonard everyday
She's the one that finds the body
He's the one that gets away

I was loved once by a woman
She don't love me anymore, 504, 504
And I won't never know no woman like the one
I'd known before 504, 504, and she don't love me anymore

I was loved once by a woman
She don't love me anymore, 504, 504
And I won't never know no woman like the one
I'd known before 504, 504
You know she had me singing Gospel out in the kitchen
On the floor 504, 504, and she don't love me anymore

No she don't love me anymore
No she don't love me anymore, 504


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 St. Ignatius
  • 2 504
  • 3 Drowning in the Days
  • 4 Miss Molly
  • 5 Dancing With Tears
  • 6 4 Leaf Clover
  • 7 Wish the Worst
  • 8 Old 97's Theme
  • 9 Doreen
  • 10 Hands Off
  • 11 Mama Tried
  • 12 Stoned
  • 13 If My Heart Was a Car
  • 14 Desperate Times
  • 15 Ken's Polka Thing