Category: SPIN DOCTORS

Lady Kerosene – Spin Doctors

Touch my heart to be your acolyte Sip fire-water from the golden cup Drinks at my bedside, as I’m burning up. Lady Kerosene, I can see the wreckage now, Drinking gasoline, you keep on pumpin’ it out somehow. Now I’m at Ashland, baby, far away I’m just a cinder of a summer’s day. Lady Kerosene, […]

Cleopatra’s Cat – Spin Doctors

Got his hands on Caesar’s spats The heat was on as you could see So he front ’em to Mark Antony. Said, “;My girlfriend’s cat is smarter than me.”; Caesar had an eye for clothes He saw them spats and said, “;I like those.”; Caesar had no thing to say, except, “;Jesu Christi Domine, Et […]

Hard To Exist – Spin Doctors

Like some big old bird so fat that he just can’t fly Far be it for me to be overreacting My body hurts like hell and all I can do is wonder why Like a man in prison, I’m occupied with busting out I’m in no position said what are these walking blues about? Hey […]

Where Angels Fear To Tread – Spin Doctors

Turns his back upon the cradle As angry as you ever can recall And even though it’s raining You’re yet to join the flowers on the wall I’ve waited for a chance To paint your blue town red Slept where monsters dance On the flowers in your hand Fools go rushing in Where angels fear […]

Biscuit Head – Spin Doctors

C’mon over here and gimme some of your spaghetti Hey now Ed you big biscuit head Stop cracking your toes and get your pig out my bed Hey now Mack with your head in a crack Your body in a bag and your flamingo in a sack Hey now Chester you big baby bester Who […]

Big Fat Funky Booty – Spin Doctors

She says “;please? when she ask me Stay the night She’s around the house, she love me so. She pickin’ up a little bit of my Rising, rising dough. Good lordy god, my gosh all mighty, Her booty fine, and it’s trimmed so tidy, Horseradish, mama, just a smidge, Spend a whole lotta time peekin’ […]

Refrigerator Car – Spin Doctors

It’s cold and it never waits Frozen breath and frostbite Stacked, unopen crates You never loved your frozen freight Perishables and bloodless meat You rolling snowball soul of sleet You never wait…. You roll across desert And clack across the sand Though snakes may fry outside Flowers crumble petrified in your hand Your heart’s a […]

Sweet Widow – Spin Doctors

Star-like glimpse upon the weeping leaves Rest yourself my weeping widow With the your news of grave defeat With the shafts of each fraction Beneath your head in rays of hair Fire hand the mango nectar And the news is good Sleep oh, Sleep oh, Lay down your head and sleep oh, sleep Lay down […]

She’s Not You – Spin Doctors

She don’t see what you could look right through All she really does is make me blue She’s not you She don’t hold a candle to the stars She don’t hold the pink up to the blue She don’t hold my horses the way you do She’s not you She’s not you No matter what […]

Shinbone Alley – Spin Doctors

Lukewarm water gasping down a rusty drain Big town’s in need of mending, street lights make tooth some seams Denim shadows shuffle in between the beams. Different strokes for different folks so Mind your manner and easy on the ethnic jokes It’s a dumbbell curve, your trying to tally, All the way down to shin […]

‘Bout A Train – Spin Doctors

Troublin’ my mind is it’s favorite function. It makes that crying on that old air horn Middle of the night, I can hear it mourn The world is a stone hanging in the night The train’s a woman and she leaves behind a light Love is gone, I mean washed out in the rain Leaving […]

If Wishes Were Horses – Spin Doctors

The cheese is full of mold Oh, come into the fold with me Global domination While it sparks my imagination It kills the vegetation Ant it’s not my cup of tea The stairs are high and winding My brother is divining The empire is declining But the wine is old It’s never sweet enough And […]

Indifference – Spin Doctors

They wait to be told They never stop talkin’ The way you talk to me You give me the blues I feel like walkin’ Expressions that the stories gave Share your thoughts till they walk away Revealing tales of kings and pawns, Tall grass, dragons and mountain songs Break the thread of indifference They’ll suck […]