Ultravox - New Europeans Lyrics

Ultravox Vienna cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Christopher Thomas Allen, Midge Ure, Warren Reginald Cann, William Currie
release date: 1980-7-11
popularity : 65 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock
styles: New Wave/Electro/Synth-pop
length: 4:05
producer: Ultravox and Conny Plank
composer: Billy Currie, Midge Ure, Chris Cross, Warren Cann
Lyrics
In a quiet street washed by the rain, the room within the home.
A lonely man sits cheek to cheek, with unique designs in chrome.
The mellow years have long gone by, but now he sits alone.
He has a brand new radio, but never turns it on.

[Chorus]
New Europeans.
Young Europeans.
New Europeans.

A photograph of lovers lost, lies pressed in magazines.
Her eyes belong to a thousand girls, she's the wife who's never seen.
Their educated son has left, in search of borrowed dreams.
His television's in his bed, he's frozen to the screen.

[Chorus]

On a crowded beach washed by the sun, he puts his headphones on.
His modern world revolves around the synthesizer's song.
Full of future thoughts and thrills, his senses slip away.
He's a European legacy, a culture for today.

[Chorus]

Young Europeans.



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Astradyne
  • 2 New Europeans
  • 3 Private Lives
  • 4 Passing Strangers
  • 5 Sleepwalk
  • 6 Mr. X
  • 7 Western Promise
  • 8 Vienna
  • 9 All Stood Still

  • Album Information
    label: Chrysalis
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin