Balinese Song Lyrics

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Deep in the South of Texas
Not so long ago,
There on a crowded island
In the Gulf of Mexico

It didn't take too much money,
Man, but it sure was nice.
You could dance all night if you felt all right,
Drinking whiskey and throwing dice.

And everybody knows
It was hard to leave.
And everybody knows
It was down at the Balinese.

Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Thunderbird
  • 2 Jailhouse Rock
  • 3 Backdoor Medley: Backdoor Love Affair / Mellow Down Easy / Backdoor Love Affair No. 2 / Long Distance Boogie
  • 4 Nasty Dogs and Funky Kings
  • 5 Blue Jean Blues
  • 6 Balinese
  • 7 Mexican Blackbird
  • 8 Heard It on the X
  • 9 Tush

  • credits

    writers: Frank Beard, Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill
    album: Track 6 in album Fandango!
    release date: 1975-4-18
    popularity : 81 users have visited this page.
    length: 2:37
    writer: Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard

    Album Information

    label: London Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin