Pilgrims Progress

Procol Harum


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Matthew Charles Fisher
album: Track 10 in album A Salty Dog
release date: 1969
popularity : 12 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Psychedelic Rock/Prog Rock/Classic Rock
length: 4:31

Album Information

label: A&M Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Procol Harum A Salty Dog cover art


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(fisher / reid)
I sat me down to write a simple story
In trying to find the words which might begin it

And gathered up my fears to guide me round
And found my struggles further bogged me down
In starting out I thought to go exploring
In vain I looked to find the promised turning

And sought instead to find some pirate's gold
And still no hidden truths could I unfold
I sat me down to write a simple story
The words have all been writ by one before me
Oh, we're taking turns in trying to pass them on


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 A Salty Dog
  • 2 The Milk of Human Kindness
  • 3 Too Much Between Us
  • 4 The Devil Came From Kansas
  • 5 Boredom
  • 6 Juicy John Pink
  • 7 Wreck of the Hesperus
  • 8 All This and More
  • 9 Crucifiction Lane
  • 10 Pilgrims Progress