Whiskey Bottle Song Lyrics

Uncle Tupelo

It's likely your browser's cookies are disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on. We can only display part of these lyrics to any suspicious robots due to licensing restrictions.

Persuaded, paraded, inebriated, and down
Still aware of everything life carries on without
'Cause there's one too many faces with dollar sign smiles
Got to find the shortest path to the bar for a while

A long way from happiness
In a three hour away town
Whiskey bottle over Jesus
Not forever, just for now
Not forever, just for now

There's a trouble around, it's never far away
The same trouble's been around for a life and a day
I can't forget the sound, 'cause it's here to stay
The sound of people chasing money and money getting away

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Graveyard Shift
  • 2 That Year
  • 3 Before I Break
  • 4 No Depression
  • 5 Factory Belt
  • 6 Whiskey Bottle
  • 7 Outdone
  • 8 Train
  • 9 Life Worth Living
  • 10 Flatness
  • 11 So Called Friend
  • 12 Screen Door
  • 13 John Hardy

  • credits

    writers: Jay Farrar, Jeff Tweedy, Mike Heidorn
    album: Track 6 in album No Depression
    release date: 1990
    popularity : 49 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/Country Rock/Folk Rock
    length: 4:47
    producer: Paul Q. Kolderie and Sean Slade
    engineer: Paul Q. Kolderie and Sean Slade
    writer: Jay Farrar, Jeff Tweedy, Mike Heidorn

    Album Information

    label: Rockville
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 017531605024
    script: Latin