Shadowplay Lyrics

The Killers

publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Bernard Sumner, Ian Kevin Curtis, Peter Hook, Stephen Paul David Morris
album: Track 2 in album Sawdust
release date: 2007-11-10
popularity : 6 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Synth-pop/Indie Rock/New Wave
length: 4:08
composer: Joy Division
lyricist: Joy Division

Cover Art

The Killers Sawdust cover art
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To the centre of the city where all roads meet, waiting for you
To the depths of the ocean where all hopes sank, searching for you
Well I was moving through the silence without motion, waiting for you
In a room with a window in the corner I found truth

In the shadowplay acting out your own death, knowing no more

As the ***assins all grouped in four lines, dancing on the floor
And with cold steel, odor on their bodies made a move to connect
I could only stare in disbelief as the crowds all left

I did everything, everything I wanted to
I let them use you for their own ends
To the centre of the city in the night, waiting for you
To the centre of the city in the night, waiting for you

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Tranquilize
  • 2 Shadowplay
  • 3 All the Pretty Faces
  • 4 Leave the Bourbon on the Shelf
  • 5 Sweet Talk
  • 6 Under the Gun
  • 7 Where the White Boys Dance
  • 8 Show You How
  • 9 Move Away
  • 10 Glamorous Indie Rock and Roll
  • 11 Who Let You Go?
  • 12 The Ballad of Michael Valentine
  • 13 Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town
  • 14 Daddy's Eyes
  • 15 Sam's Town (Abbey Road version)
  • 16 Romeo and Juliet
  • 17 Change Your Mind
  • 18 Mr. Brightside (Jacques Lu Cont's Thin White Duke remix)