The Long Cut Lyrics

Uncle Tupelo


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Jeff Tweedy, Jeffrey Scott Tweedy
album: Track 3 in album Anodyne
release date: 1993-5
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Country Rock
length: 3:21

Cover Art

Uncle Tupelo Anodyne cover art
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I've been searching and you've been gone
Out looking for the shortest path to the one that you're on
And I've already seen all I want to see
Come on, let's take the long cut
I think that's what we need
When we were younger, we were strong
We felt a lot better than the things that we'd done
Now if it's to be, if you still believe
Come on let's take the long cut
I think that's what we need
If you want to take the long cut

We'll get there eventually
I've been searching and you've been gone
Out looking for the shortest path to the one you're on
Now if it's to be, if you still believe
Come on let's take the long cut
I think that's what we need
We've been in a deep rut
And it's been killing me
If you want to take the long cut
We'll get there eventually


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Slate
  • 2 Acuff-Rose
  • 3 The Long Cut
  • 4 Give Back the Key to My Heart
  • 5 Chickamauga
  • 6 New Madrid
  • 7 Anodyne
  • 8 We've Been Had
  • 9 Fifteen Keys
  • 10 High Water
  • 11 No Sense in Lovin'
  • 12 Steal the Crumbs