Strange Orchestras Lyrics

T. Rex


album: Track 6 in album Ride a White Swan
release date: 1972-10-1
popularity : 13 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Pop Rock/Glam

Cover Art

T. Rex Ride a White Swan cover art
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Saw a face in a conical of lace, it was a strange orchestra
Mannikin skin pounding on a bass-drum, strange orchestra
Lillipution, evil in the eyes of the man with the leaf harp
He lusts for the urchin hiding under mountains of moleskin

A big cat like t-tyrannosaurus going to Lilliput
The ensemble make a tiny rumble, the celloist solos

The sky blackens and the bass string slackens and they stand statuesquely
Then they giggle and they wiggle through the door in the big dark oak tree


Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 Ride a White Swan
  • 2 Debora
  • 3 Child Star
  • 4 Black Cat (The Wizards Hat)
  • 5 Conesuala
  • 6 Strange Orchestras
  • 7 One Inch Rock
  • 8 Salamanda Palaganda
  • 9 Lofty Skies
  • 10 Stacey Groove
  • 11 King of the Rumbling Spires
  • 12 Elemental Child