The Spontaneous Combustion of John Song Lyrics

The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips Telepathic Surgery cover art
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It's such a shame, Johnny smokes
And his eyes are full of fire
Like the first time Captain Marvel zapped him
Right between the eyes

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Drug Machine in Heaven
  • 2 Right Now
  • 3 Michael, Time to Wake Up
  • 4 Chrome Plated Suicide
  • 5 Hari-Krishna Stomp Wagon (Fuck Led Zeppelin)
  • 6 Miracle on 42nd Street
  • 7 Fryin' Up
  • 8 Hell's Angels Cracker Factory
  • 9 U.F.O. Story
  • 10 Redneck School of Technology
  • 11 Shaved Gorilla
  • 12 The Spontaneous Combustion of John
  • 13 The Last Drop of Morning Dew
  • 14 Begs and Achin'


  • credits


    publisher: ©EMI Music Publishing
    writers: Michael Ivins, Richard English, Wayne Coyne
    album: Track 12 in album Telepathic Surgery
    release date: 1989-2-17
    popularity : 66 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/Psychedelic Rock/Experimental
    length: 0:54

    Album Information

    label: Restless Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 018777235020
    script: Latin