Who Sang A Salty Dog? Styx

Styx Big Bang Theory cover art
Release information
Release Date: 2005-5-10
Genre: Rock
Style: Arena Rock/Classic Rock
length: 4:02
composer: Gary Brooker
lyricist: Keith Reid
All hands on deck, we've run afloat!' I heard the captain cry
'Explore the ship, replace the cook: no one leave alive!'
Across the straits, around the Horn: how far can sailors fly?
A twisted path, our tortured course, and no one left alive

We sailed for parts unknown to man, where ships come home to die
No lofty peak, nor fortress bold, could match our captain's eye
Upon the seventh seasick day we made our port of call
A sand so white, and sea so blue, no mortal place at all

We fired the gun, and burnt the mast, and rowed from ship to shore
The captain cried, we sailors wept: our tears were tears of joy
Now many moons and many Junes have passed since we made land
A salty dog, this seaman's log: your witness my own hand

Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 I Am the Walrus
  • 2 I Can See for Miles
  • 3 Can't Find My Way Home
  • 4 It Don't Make Sense (You Can't Make Peace)
  • 5 I Don't Need No Doctor
  • 6 One Way Out
  • 7 A Salty Dog
  • 8 Summer in the City
  • 9 Manic Depression
  • 10 Talkin' About the Good Times
  • 11 Locomotive Breath
  • 12 Find the Cost of Freedom
  • 13 Wishing Well
  • 14 Blue Collar Man @ 2120