Kohoutek Song Lyrics



publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: William Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe
album: Track 8 in album Fables of the Reconstruction
release date: 1985-6-11
popularity : 83 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:17
producer: Joe Boyd
composer: Michael Stipe, Mike Mills, Bill Berry, Peter Buck
lyricist: Michael Stipe, Mike Mills, Bill Berry, Peter Buck

Album Information

label: I.R.S. Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
barcode: 076732559215
script: Latin

Cover Art

R.E.M. Fables of the Reconstruction cover art


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Who will stand alone?

She carried ribbons she wore them out
Courage built a bridge jealous tore it down
At least it's something you've left behind
Like Kohoutek you were gone

We sat in the garden we stood on the porch
I won't deny myself we never talked

She wore bangles she wore bells
On her toes and she jumped like a fish
Like a flyin' fish you were gone
Like Kohoutek can't forget that


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Feeling Gravity’s Pull
  • 2 Maps and Legends
  • 3 Driver 8
  • 4 Life and How to Live It
  • 5 Old Man Kensey
  • 6 Can’t Get There From Here
  • 7 Green Grow the Rushes
  • 8 Kohoutek
  • 9 Auctioneer (Another Engine)
  • 10 Good Advices
  • 11 Wendell Gee