Distant Smile

Ultravox

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Dennis Leigh, William Currie
album: Track 4 in album Ha! Ha! Ha!
release date: 1977-10-14
popularity : 7 users have visited this page.
length: 5:22

Album Information

label: Island
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ultravox Ha! Ha! Ha! cover art

Lyrics

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Sometimes I find I drift away
Light years ago I think someone spoke
She drew the curtains at the end of the day
Fancy glitter in the summer arcades
Piano echoes and the perfume still lingers
With a distant smile
A distant smile
Adrift in other times with a distant smile
The city's glittering like diamonds in heat
As the cameraman pans away
Private oceans you can surface a sunrise in
But nevertheless still permanently surprised
A distant smile
Somehow I always seem to be
You will see (?)

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 ROckwrok
  • 2 The Frozen Ones
  • 3 Fear in the Western World
  • 4 Distant Smile
  • 5 The Man Who Dies Every Day
  • 6 Artificial Life
  • 7 While I’m Still Alive
  • 8 Hiroshima Mon Amour