Calamity Song Lyrics

The Decemberists

credits


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Colin Meloy
album: Track 2 in album The King Is Dead
release date: 2011-1-17
popularity : 14 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:50
drums: John Moen
vocal: Colin Meloy
bass: Nate Query
piano & organ: Jenny Conlee
percussion & acoustic guitar: Colin Meloy
tambourine: Tucker Martine
12 string guitar: Peter Buck
composer: Colin Meloy
lyricist: Colin Meloy

Album Information

label: Rough Trade
country(area): Germany
format: CD
barcode: 883870065627
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Decemberists The King Is Dead cover art

Lyrics

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Had a dream
You and me and the war at the end times
And I believe
California succumbed to the fault line
We heaved relief
As scores of innocents died

And the Andalusian tribes
Setting the lay of Nebraska alight
'Til all the remains is the arms of the angel

Hetty Green
Queen of supply-side bonhomie bone-drab
If you know what I mean
On the road
Had a dream
You and me and the war at the end times
And I believe
California succumbed to the fault line
We heaved relief
As scores of innocents died

And the Andalusian tribes
Setting the lay of Nebraska alight
'Til all the remains is the arms of the angel

Hetty Green
Queen of supply-side bonhomie bone-drab
If you know what I mean
On the road

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Don't Carry It All
  • 2 Calamity Song
  • 3 Rise to Me
  • 4 Rox in the Box
  • 5 January Hymn
  • 6 Down by the Water
  • 7 All Arise!
  • 8 June Hymn
  • 9 This Is Why We Fight
  • 10 Dear Avery