Pink Floyd - Get Your Filthy Hands off My Desert Lyrics

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"Oi, get your filthy hands off my desert!"
"What 'e say?"

Brezhnev took Afghanistan.
Begin took Beirut.
Galtieri took the Union Jack.
And Maggie, over lunch one day,
Took a cruiser with all hands.
Apparently, to make him give it back
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Post War Dream
  • 2 Your Possible Pasts
  • 3 One of the Few
  • 4 The Hero’s Return
  • 5 The Gunners Dream
  • 6 Paranoid Eyes
  • 7 Get Your Filthy Hands Off My Desert
  • 8 The Fletcher Memorial Home
  • 9 Southampton Dock
  • 10 The Final Cut
  • 11 Not Now John
  • 12 Two Suns in the Sunset


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Roger Waters
    album: Track 7 in album The Final Cut
    release date: 1983-3-21
    popularity : 48 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues
    styles: Psychedelic Rock/Prog Rock/Symphonic Rock
    length: 1:17
    producer: Roger Waters, Michael Kamen and James Guthrie
    engineer: Andy Jackson and James Guthrie
    assistant engineer: Mike Nocito, Andy Canelle and Jules Bowen
    orchestrator: Michael Kamen
    guitar: Roger Waters
    lead vocals: Roger Waters
    tape: Nick Mason
    composer: Roger Waters
    lyricist: Roger Waters
    Album Information
    label: Harvest
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin