Me and My Dad Song Lyrics

Wall of Voodoo

Wall of Voodoo Dark Continent cover art
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Me and my dad
We've got a good thing going
Fishing trips, the hard way's the best
Man-to-man talks, when the going gets tough
The tough get going
Follow me, son
I'll guide you the right way
Fix my car when the engine falls apart
Show me where the piston goes
Can you get this thing to start?
Father talks big business with authority
He's the big boss, he knows the levels of consistency
Father knows how to read his morning paper
Tellin' me how he died to live, workin' hard labor

Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Red Light
  • 2 Two Minutes Till Lunch
  • 3 Animal Day
  • 4 Full of Tension
  • 5 Me and My Dad
  • 6 Back in Flesh
  • 7 Tse Tse Fly
  • 8 Call Box (1–2–3)
  • 9 This Way Out
  • 10 Good Times
  • 11 Crack the Bell

  • credits

    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Bruce Moreland, Charles T. Gray, Mark W. Moreland, Oliver Nanini, Stanard Ridgeway Funsten
    album: Track 5 in album Dark Continent
    release date: 1981-8-18
    popularity : 60 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: New Wave/Pop Rock
    length: 3:19
    producer: Wall of Voodoo, Paul McKenna and Jim Hill
    vocal: Stan Ridgway
    engineer: Paul McKenna and Jim Hill
    guitar: Marc Moreland
    percussion & drums: Joe Nanini
    bass & keyboard: Bruce Moreland
    harmonica & keyboard: Stan Ridgway
    synthesizer & keyboard: Chas T. Gray
    composer: Wall of Voodoo
    lyricist: Wall of Voodoo

    Album Information

    label: I.R.S. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin