Old Red Eyes Is Back Lyrics

The Beautiful South


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Dave Rotheray, Paul Heaton
album: Track 1 in album 0898 Beautiful South
release date: 1992-3-30
popularity : 21 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:36
producer: Jon Kelly
mixer: Jon Kelly
engineer: John Brough
assistant engineer: Steve Orchard
assistant producer: Steve Orchard
composer: Paul Heaton, Dave Rotheray
lyricist: Paul Heaton

Album Information

label: Go! Discs
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 042282831026
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Beautiful South 0898 Beautiful South cover art


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Old Red eyes is back
Red from the night before the night before
Walked into the wrong bar walked into a door

Old Red's in town
And sitting late at night he doesn't make a sound
Just adding to the wrinkles on his deathly frown

They're only red from all the tears that I should've shed
They're only red from all the women that I could've wed
So when you look into these eyes I hope you realize
They could never be blue
They could never be blue
They could never be blue
They could never be blue


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Old Red Eyes Is Back
  • 2 We Are Each Other
  • 3 The Rocking Chair
  • 4 We'll Deal With You Later
  • 5 Domino Man
  • 6 36D
  • 7 Here It Is Again
  • 8 Something That You Said
  • 9 I'm Your No. 1 Fan
  • 10 Bell-Bottomed Tear
  • 11 You Play Glockenspiel, I'll Play Drums
  • 12 When I'm 84