The Overload Song Lyrics

Talking Heads

Talking Heads Remain in Light cover art
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A terrible signal
Too weak to even recognize
A gentle collapsing
The removal of the insides

I'm touched by your pleas
I value these moments
We're order than we realize
...in someone's eyes

A frequent returning
And leaving unnoticed
A condition of mercy
A change in the weather

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
  • 2 Crosseyed and Painless
  • 3 The Great Curve
  • 4 Once in a Lifetime
  • 5 Houses in Motion
  • 6 Seen and Not Seen
  • 7 Listening Wind
  • 8 The Overload


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, Jerry Harrison, Brian Eno
    album: Track 8 in album Remain in Light
    release date: 1980-5-10
    popularity : 64 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Leftfield/New Wave/Art Rock/Pop Rock/Disco
    length: 6:01
    producer: Brian Eno
    lead vocals: David Byrne
    mixer: Dave Jerden, Brian Eno, John Potoker and David Byrne
    engineer: Dave Jerden
    mastering: Greg Calbi
    assistant engineer: Kendall Stubbs
    composer: David Byrne, Brian Eno, Jerry Harrison
    lyricist: David Byrne

    Album Information

    label: Sire Records
    country(area): Japan
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin