Hold On Lyrics

Tom Waits

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publisher: ©BOURNE CO.
writers: Kathleen Brennan, Thomas Alan Waits
album: Track 3 in album Mule Variations
release date: 1999-4-14
popularity : 72 users have visited this page.
genres: Blues Folk, World, & Country
styles: Blues Rock/Contemporary Jazz/Folk
length: 5:34
writer: Tom Waits, Kathleen Brennan

Album Information

country(area): Japan
script: Latin

Cover Art

Tom Waits Mule Variations cover art

Lyrics

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They hung a sign up in our town
"If you live it up, you won't live it down"
So she left Monte Rio, son
Just like a bullet leaves a gun
With her charcoal eyes and Monroe hips
She went and took that California trip
Oh, the moon was gold, her hair like wind
Said, "don't look back, just come on, Jim"

Oh, you got to hold on, hold on
You gotta hold on
Take my hand, I'm standing right here, you gotta hold on

Well, he gave her a dimestore watch
And a ring made from a spoon

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Track Listing

  • 1 Big in Japan
  • 2 Lowside of the Road
  • 3 Hold On
  • 4 Get Behind the Mule
  • 5 House Where Nobody Lives
  • 6 Cold Water
  • 7 Pony
  • 8 What's He Building?
  • 9 Black Market Baby
  • 10 Eyeball Kid
  • 11 Picture in a Frame
  • 12 Chocolate Jesus
  • 13 Georgia Lee
  • 14 Filipino Box Spring Hog
  • 15 Take It With Me
  • 16 Come On Up to the House
  • 17 Buzz Fledderjohn
  • 18 Big Face Money