SCOTT WALKER – Corps de Blah

From the Bish Bosch album (2012) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pasFgQjKMww [Verse 1]Hence went and cracked an atom age old eggBeneath my noseThe sky-clads ash with jettisoning the roostI'm bumping into leghorns in the darknessExcuse meDear god, excuse me [Verse 2]Accrue too flew and burned my teethWith kitchen matches struck on stoneBoiling owls shriekArab widow flayed cadenzasI'm wading through blue, vacant … Continuar lendo SCOTT WALKER – Corps de Blah

SCOTT WALKER – The Escape

From the album The Drift (2006) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMQatENjqj4 The car in front follows the long way aroundPrey movesPredator movesForeshortened angels hunting me downHalle -- halle -- halleUnderkillSticks in guttersOverkillIs personalToo many bulletsRabbi craterKeyed for actionHits the marksI wish I was in DixieSleet switches silenceTo the shredding of larksSerifotCombs of honeyKellipotSaliva's coatingBalls of moneyYou and me against … Continuar lendo SCOTT WALKER – The Escape

SCOTT WALKER – The Cockfighter

Tilt is the twelfth studio album by the American/English solo artist Scott Walker, released on 8 May 1995 and reached number 27 on the UK albums chart. No singles were released from the album. It was Walker's first studio album in eleven years. Walker composed the songs for the album between 1991 and 1992 except … Continuar lendo SCOTT WALKER – The Cockfighter

SCOTT WALKER – Buzzers

From the album The Drift (2006) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsDjRJpnG1M "Milosevic couldn't care less if Bosnia was recognized" a laughing Dr. Karadzic later told a television interviewer. He said, "Caligula proclaimed his horse senator but the horse never took his seat." Polish the fork and stick the fork in himPolish the fork and stick the fork in himShinier … Continuar lendo SCOTT WALKER – Buzzers

Clara – SCOTT WALKER

From the album The Drift (2006). "Clara" refers to Clara Petacci, Mussolini's mistress, who was captured and executed alongside the Italian fascist dictator on the 27th of April 1945, just two days prior to Hitler's suicide. In late 2011, after five years of silence, Scott Walker returned to the studio. A new album from him … Continuar lendo Clara – SCOTT WALKER

My Death – SCOTT WALKER

Originally from the album, Scott, but, it also appears on the 1981 compilation, Scott Walketr Sings Jacques Brel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OfvFa8KexRw My death is likea swinging doora patient girl who knows the scorewhistle for herand the passing time My death waits likea bible truthat the funeral of my youthweep loud for thatand the passing time My death … Continuar lendo My Death – SCOTT WALKER

La Chanson de Jacky – SECRET CHIEFS 3/TRADITIONALISTS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKMVzmoYnLU And if one day I should becomeA singer with a Spanish bumWho sings for women of great virtueI'd sing to them with a guitarI borrowed from a coffee barWell, what you don't know doesn't hurt youMy name would be AntonioAnd all my bridges I would burnAnd when I gave them some they'd knowI'd expect … Continuar lendo La Chanson de Jacky – SECRET CHIEFS 3/TRADITIONALISTS

Farmer in the City – SCOTT WALKER

Haunting, sublime, beautiful Scott Walker (R.I.P.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxPDr8MzkQk Do I hear 21, 21, 21?I'll give you 21, 21, 21Do I hear 21, 21, 21?I'll give you 21, 21, 21 This night you are mistakenI'm a farmer in the cityDark farm houses 'gainst the skyEvery night I must wonder whyHarness on the left nailKeeps wrinkling, wrinklingThen higher … Continuar lendo Farmer in the City – SCOTT WALKER

The Day the Conducator Died (an Xmas song) – Scott Walker

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YE2BeiQyt0 I am nurturant Compassionate, caring Not so much Very much I am out-going Socially active Not so much Very much My ideal partner Should be assertive Not so much Very much And nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire And nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire Nobody … Continuar lendo The Day the Conducator Died (an Xmas song) – Scott Walker

Tar – SCOTT WALKER

From the album Bish Bosch (2012) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RtyadMfQclI [Verse 1]Flat nose whistle goes up aheadUp ahead on the El Greco grunt [Chorus 1]God creates man and then animalsBilge!God creates animals and then manJackaroo in the slewLet its tinnitustic needles sew back shadow [Verse 2]She holds a baby made of towels all up aheadUp ahead on the … Continuar lendo Tar – SCOTT WALKER