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Pink Floid (1973-1978) CANCIONES VOL.2


Ă?ndice Dark side of Wish you were here Animals The Wall

the Moon

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Dark side

of the Moon 1. Speak to Me 2. Breathe 3. On The Run 4. Time 5. Breathe 6. The Great Gig in the Sky 7. Money 8. Us and Them 9. Any Colour You Like 10. Brain Damage 11. Eclipse

Produced by Pink Floyd Released March, 1973 Recorded in Abbey Road Studios between June 1972 and Junary 1973 Cover Design by Hipgnosis

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Speak to Me

(Mason) 1:16

“I’ve been mad for fucking years, absolutely years, been over the edge for yonks, been working me buns off for bands...” “I’ve always been mad, I know I’ve been mad, like the most of us...very hard to explain why you’re mad, even if you’re not mad...”

(Instrumental)

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(Waters, Gilmour, Wright) 2:44

Breathe, breathe in the air. Don’t be afraid to care. Leave but don’t leave me. Look around and choose your own

Breathe

On run

the

(Gilmour, Waters) 3:32

[female announcer, announcing flights at airport, including ‘Rome’] “Live for today, gone tomorrow, that’s me, HaHaHaaaaaa!”

ground.

Long you live and high you fly

(Instrumental)

And smiles you’ll give and tears you’ll cry And all you touch and all you see Is all your life will ever be.

Run, rabbit run. Dig that hole, forget the sun, And when at last the work is done Don’t sit down it’s time to dig another one.

For long you live and high you fly But only if you ride the tide And balanced on the biggest wave You race towards an early grave.

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(Mason, Waters, Wright, Gilmour) 7:06

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Ticking away the moments that make up

So you run and you run to catch up

a dull day

with the sun but it’s sinking

You fritter and waste the hours in an

Racing around to come up behind you

offhand way.

again.

Kicking around on a piece of ground in

The sun is the same in a relative way

your home town

but you’re older,

Waiting for someone or something to

Shorter of breath and one day closer to

show you the way.

death.

Tired of lying in the sunshine staying

Every year is getting shorter never

home to watch the rain.

seem to find the time.

You are young and life is long and there

Plans that either come to naught or half

is time to kill today.

a page of scribbled lines

And then one day you find ten years

Hanging on in quiet desperation is the

have got behind you.

English way

No one told you when to run, you missed

The time is gone, the song is over,

the starting gun.

Thought I’d something more to say.

Time Breathe (reprise)

7:06

Home, home again. I like to be here when I can. When I come home cold and tired It’s good to warm my bones beside the fire. Far away across the field The tolling of the iron bell Calls the faithful to their knees To hear the softly spoken magic spells.

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Gig The Great in the Sky (Wright) 4:44

“And I am not frightened of dying, any time will do, I don’t mind. Why should I be frightened of dying? There’s no reason for it, you’ve gotta go sometime.”

“If you can hear this whispering you are dying.”

“I never said I was frightened of dying.”

(Instrumental)

Money

(Waters) 6:32

Money, get away.

But if you ask for a raise it’s no surprise

Get a good job with good pay and you’re

that they’re

okay.

giving none away.

Money, it’s a gas. Grab that cash with both hands and make

“HuHuh! I was in the right!”

a stash.

“Yes, absolutely in the right!”

New car, caviar, four star daydream,

“I certainly was in the right!”

Think I’ll buy me a football team.

“You was definitely in the right. That geezer was cruising for a

Money, get back.

bruising!”

I’m all right Jack keep your hands off of

“Yeah!”

my stack.

“Why does anyone do anything?”

Money, it’s a hit.

“I don’t know, I was really drunk at the

Don’t give me that do goody good bullshit.

time!”

I’m in the high-fidelity first class traveling

“I was just telling him, he couldn’t get

set

into number 2. He was asking

And I think I need a Lear jet.

why he wasn’t coming up on freely, after I was yelling and

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Money, it’s a crime.

screaming and telling him why he wasn’t

Share it fairly but don’t take a slice of my

coming up on freely.

pie.

It came as a heavy blow, but we sorted

Money, so they say

the matter out”

Is the root of all evil today.

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Us and Them

(Waters, Wright) 7:40

Us, and them

sharp, shock, they won’t do it again. Dig

And after all we’re only ordinary men.

it? I mean he get off

Me, and you.

lightly, ‘cos I would’ve given him a thras-

God only knows it’s noz what we would

hing - I only hit him once!

choose to do.

It was only a difference of opinion, but

Forward he cried from the rear

really...I mean good manners

and the front rank died.

don’t cost nothing do they, eh?”

Any Colour You Like

(Gilmour, Mason, Wright) 3:25

(Instrumental)

And the general sat and the lines on the map

Down and out

moved from side to side.

It can’t be helped but there’s a lot of it

Black and blue

about.

And who knows which is which and who

With, without.

is who.

And who’ll deny it’s what the fighting’s all

Up and down.

about?

But in the end it’s only round and round.

Out of the way, it’s a busy day

Haven’t you heard it’s a battle of words

I’ve got things on my mind.

The poster bearer cried.

For the want of the price of tea and a slice

Listen son, said the man with the gun

The old man died.

There’s room for you inside.

“I mean, they’re not gunna kill ya, so if you give ‘em a quick short,

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(Waters) 3:50

Brain Damage

Eclipse

(Waters) 2:04

The lunatic is on the grass.

The lunatic is in my head.

All that you touch

All that is now

The lunatic is on the grass.

The lunatic is in my head

All that you see

All that is gone

Remembering games and daisy chains

You raise the blade, you make the change

All that you taste

All that’s to come

and laughs.

You re-arrange me ‘til I’m sane.

All you feel.

and everything under the sun is in tune

Got to keep the loonies on the path.

You lock the door

All that you love

but the sun is eclipsed by the moon.

And throw away the key

All that you hate

The lunatic is in the hall.

There’s someone in my head but it’s not

The lunatics are in my hall.

me.

All you distrust

“There is no dark side of the moon really.

All you save.

Matter of fact it’s all dark.”

All that you give

The paper holds their folded faces to the floor

And if the cloud bursts, thunder in your

All that you deal

And every day the paper boy brings

ear

All that you buy,

more.

You shout and no one seems to hear. And if the band you’re in starts playing

beg, borrow or steal. All you create

And if the dam breaks open many years

different tunes

All you destroy

too soon

I’ll see you on the dark side of the moon.

All that you do All that you say.

And if there is no room upon the hill And if your head explodes with dark fo-

“I can’t think of anything to say except...

rebodings too

I think it’s marvelous! HaHaHa!”

I’ll see you on the dark side of the moon.

All that you eat And everyone you meet All that you slight And everyone you fight.

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Wish you

were here 1. Shine On You Crazy Diamond 2. Welcome to the Machine 3. Have a Cigar 4. Wish You Were Here 5. Shine On You Crazy Diamond

Wish You Were Here Produced by Pink Floyd Released September 15, 1975

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Recorded in Abbey Road Studios between January 6th and July 19th, 1975 Cover Design by Hipgnosis

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Shine

on your

crazy diamond

Part 1:Wright, Waters, Gilmour

Part 2:Gilmour, Waters, Wright

Part 3:Waters, Gilmour, Wright

Part 4:Gilmour, Wright, Waters

Part 5:Waters (13:38)

Remember when you were young,

You reached for the secret too soon,

You shone like the sun.

You cried for the moon.

Shine on you crazy diamond.

Shine on you crazy diamond.

Now there’s a look in your eyes,

Threatened by shadows at night,

Like black holes in the sky.

And exposed in the light.

Shine on you crazy diamond.

Shine on you crazy diamond.

You were caught on the crossfire

Well you wore out your welcome

Of childhood and stardom,

With random precision,

Blown on the steel breeze.

Rode on the steel breeze.

Come on you target for faraway laughter,

Come on you raver, you seer of visions,

Come on you stranger, you legend, you

Come on you painter, you piper, you pri-

martyr, and shine!

soner, and shine!

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Welcome to the (Waters) 7:30

Welcome my son, welcome to the machine.

Machine

Have a cigar

(Waters) 5:24

Come in here, dear boy, have a cigar.

We’re just knocked out.

You’re gonna go far, fly high,

We heard about the sell out.

You’re never gonna die,

You gotta get an album out.

You’re gonna make it if you try;

You owe it to the people.

They’re gonna love you.

We’re so happy we can hardly count.

Well I’ve always had a deep respect,

Everybody else is just green,

And I mean that most sincerely.

Have you seen the chart?

know you’re nobody’s fool,

The band is just fantastic,

It’s a helluva start,

So welcome to the machine.

that is really what I think.

It could be made into a monster

Oh by the way, which one’s Pink?

If we all pull together as a team.

And did we tell you the name of the

And did we tell you the name of the

game, boy,

game, boy,

We call it Riding the Gravy Train.

We call it Riding the Gravy Train.

Where have you been? It’s alright we know where you’ve been. You’ve been in the pipeline, filling in time, Provided with toys and ‘Scouting for Boys’. You brought a guitar to punish your ma, And you didn’t like school, and you

Welcome my son, welcome to the machine. What did you dream? It’s alright we told you what to dream. You dreamed of a big star, He played a mean gituar, He always ate in the Steak Bar. He loved to drive in his Jaguar. So welcome to the Machine.

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(Waters,Gilmour) 5:17

Wish you were

So, so you think you can tell

How I wish, how I wish you were here.

Heaven from Hell,

We’re just two lost souls

Blue skys from pain.

Swimming in a fish bowl,

Can you tell a green field

Year after year,

From a cold steel rail?

Running over the same old ground.

A smile from a veil?

What have we found?

Do you think you can tell?

The same old fears. Wish you were here.

And did they get you to trade Your heros for ghosts? Hot ashes for trees? Hot air for a cool breeze? Cold comfort for change? And did you exchange

here

Shine

on your

crazy diamond

(6-9)

12:28

Part 6:Wright, Waters, Gilmour

Part 7:Waters, Gilmour, Wright

Part 8:Gilmour, Wright, Waters

Part 9:Wright

Nobody knows where you are, How near or how far. Shine on you crazy diamond. Pile on many more layers And I’ll be joining you there. Shine on you crazy diamond. And we’ll bask in the shadow Of yesterday’s triumph, And sail on the steel breeze. Come on you boy child, You winner and loser, Come on you miner for truth and delusion, and shine!

A walk on part in the war For a lead role in a cage?

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Animals 1. Pigs on the Wing (Part One) 2. Dogs 3. Pigs (Three Different Ones) 4. Sheep 5. Pigs on the Wing (Part Two)

Produced by Pink Floyd Released January 23, 1977 Recorded at Britannia Row Studios April through November 1976 Sleeve Design by Roger Waters Photography by Aubrey Powell, Peter Christopherson, Howard Bartrop, Nic Tucker, Bob Ellis, Rob Brimson, Colin Jones Inflatable Pig designed by E.R.G. Amsterdam

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Pigs on the

Wing(Part One)

(Waters) 1:24

If you didn’t care what happened to me, And I didn’t care for you, We would zig zag our way through the boredom and pain Occasionally glancing up through the rain. Wondering which of the buggars to blame And watching for pigs on the wing.

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(Waters, Gilmour) 17:06

You gotta be crazy, you gotta have a real

You gotta keep one eye looking over your

need.

shoulder.

You gotta sleep on your toes, and when

You know it’s going to get harder, and har-

you’re on the street,

der, and harder as you

You gotta be able to pick out the easy meat

get older.

with your eyes closed.

And in the end you’ll pack up and fly down

And then moving in silently, down wind and

south,

out of sight,

Hide your head in the sand,

You gotta strike when the moment is right

Just another sad old man,

without thinking.

All alone and dying of cancer.

Dogs

Dogs

(Waters, Gilmour) 17:06

I gotta admit that I’m a little bit confused.

Who was born in a house full of pain.

Sometimes it seems to me as if I’m just

Who was trained not to spit in the fan.

being used.

Who was told what to do by the man.

Gotta stay awake, gotta try and shake off

Who was broken by trained personnel.

this creeping malaise.

Who was fitted with collar and chain.

If I don’t stand my own ground, how can I

Who was given a pat on the back.

find my way out of this

Who was breaking away from the pack.

maze?

Who was only a stranger at home. Who was ground down in the end.

Deaf, dumb, and blind, you just keep on

Who was found dead on the phone.

pretending

Who was dragged down by the stone.

And after a while, you can work on points

And when you loose control, you’ll reap

That everyone’s expendable and no-one

for style.

the harvest you have sown.

Like the club tie, and the firm handshake,

And as the fear grows, the bad blood slows

A certain look in the eye and an easy smile.

and turns to stone.

You have to be trusted by the people that

And it’s too late to lose the weight you

And everything’s done under the sun,

you lie to,

used to need to throw

And you believe at heart, everyone’s a

So that when they turn their backs on you,

around.

You’ll get the chance to put the knife in.

So have a good drown, as you go down, all

has a real friend. And it seems to you the thing to do would be to isolate the winner

killer.

alone, Dragged down by the stone.

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(Waters) 11:26

Pigs Sheep

(Three Different Ones)

Big man, pig man, ha ha charade you are.

Bus stop rat bag, ha ha charade you are.

Hey you, Whitehouse,

You well heeled big wheel, ha ha charade

You fucked up old hag, ha ha charade you

Ha ha charade you are.

you are.

are.

You house proud town mouse,

And when your hand is on your heart,

You radiate cold shafts of broken glass.

Ha ha charade you are

You’re nearly a good laugh,

You’re nearly a good laugh,

You’re trying to keep our feelings off the

Almost a joker,

Almost worth a quick grin.

street.

With your head down in the pig bin,

You like the feel of steel,

Saying “Keep on digging.”

(Waters) 10:19

Harmlessly passing your time in the

The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want

Bleating and babbling I fell on his neck

grassland away;

He makes me down to lie

with a scream.

Only dimly aware of a certain unease in

Through pastures green He leadeth me

Wave upon wave of demented avengers

the air.

the silent waters by.

March cheerfully out of obscurity into the

You better watch out,

With bright knives He releaseth my soul.

dream.

There may be dogs about

He maketh me to hang on hooks in high

You’re nearly a real treat,

I’ve looked over Jordan, and I have seen

places.

Have you heard the news?

You’re hot stuff with a hatpin,

All tight lips and cold feet

Things are not what they seem.

He converteth me to lamb cutlets,

The dogs are dead!

Pig stain on your fat chin.

And good fun with a hand gun.

And do you feel abused?

For lo, He hath great power, and great

You better stay home

What do you hope to find.

You’re nearly a laugh,

You gotta stem the evil tide,

What do you get for pretending the

hunger.

And do as you’re told.

When you’re down in the pig mine.

You’re nearly a laugh

And keep it all on the inside.

danger’s not real.

When cometh the day we lowly ones,

Get out of the road if you want to grow

You’re nearly a laugh,

But you’re really a cry.

Mary you’re nearly a treat,

Meek and obedient you follow the leader

Through quiet reflection, and great dedi-

old.

You’re nearly a laugh

Mary you’re nearly a treat

Down well trodden corridors into the va-

cation

But you’re really a cry.

But you’re really a cry.

lley of steel.

Master the art of karate,

What a surprise!

Lo, we shall rise up,

A look of terminal shock in your eyes.

And then we’ll make the bugger’s eyes

Now things are really what they seem.

water.

No, this is no bad dream.

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Pigs on the (Waters) 1:27

Wing (Part two)

You know that I care what happens to you, And I know that you care for me. So I don’t feel alone, Or the weight of the stone, Now that I’ve found somewhere safe To bury my bone. And any fool knows a dog needs a home, A shelter from pigs on the wing.

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The Wall

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1. In the Flesh?

14. Hey You

2. The Thin Ice

15. Is There Anybody Out There?

3. Another Brick in the Wall Part 1

16. Nobody Home

4. The Happiest Days of our Lives

17. Vera

5. Another Brick in the Wall Part 2

18. Bring the Boys Back Home

6. Mother

19. Comfortably Numb

7. Goodbye Blue Sky

20. The Show Must Go On

8. Empty Spaces

21. In The Flesh

9. Young Lust

22. Run Like Hell

10. One of My Turns

23. Waiting for the Worms

11. Don’t Leave Me Now

24. Stop

12. Another Brick in the Wall Part 3

25. The Trial

13. Goodbye Cruel World

26. Outside the Wall


In the Flesh?

(Waters) 3:17

“....we came in?” So ya Thought ya Might like to go to the show. To feel the warm thrill of confusion That space cadet glow. Tell me something eluding you, sunshine? Is this not what you expected to see? If you find out what’s these cold eyes You’ll have your through this disguise.

“Lights! Turn on the sound effects! Action!” “Drop it, drop it on ‘em! Drop them!!!!!”

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(Waters) 2:28

The Thin Ice Another Brick Part 1 in the Wall (Waters) 3:41

Momma loves her baby And daddy loves you too. And the sea may look warm to you babe And the sky may look blue But ooooh Baby Ooooh baby blue Oooooh babe.

If you should go skating

Daddy’s flown across the ocean Leaving just a memory Snapshot in the family album Daddy what else did you leave for me? Daddy, what’d’ja leave behind for me?!? All in all it was just a brick in the wall. All in all it was all just bricks in the wall. “You! Yes, you! Stand still laddy!”

On the thin ice of modern life Dragging behind you the silent reproach Of a million tear-stained eyes Don’t be surprised when a crack in the ice Appears under your feet. You slip out of your depth of you mind With your fear flowing out behind you As you claw the thin ice.

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The Happiest Days Another Brick Part 2 in the Wall of our Lives (Waters) 3:56

(Waters) 1:20

When we grew up and went to school

We don’t need no education

We don’t need no education

There were certain teachers who would

We dont need no thought control

We dont need no thought control

Hurt the children in any way they could

No dark sarcasm in the classroom

No dark sarcasm in the classroom

Teachers leave them kids alone

Teachers leave them kids alone

Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!

Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!

All in all it’s just another brick in the wall.

All in all it’s just another brick in the wall.

All in all you’re another brick in the wall.

All in all you’re another brick in the wall.

“OOF!” [someone being hit] By pouring their derision Upon anything we did And exposing every weakness However carefully hidden by the kids But in the town, it was well known When they got home at night, their fat and

“Wrong, Do it again!” “If you don’t eat yer meat, you can’t have any pudding. How can you

Psychopathic wives would thrash them

have any pudding if you don’t eat meat?”

Within inches of their lives.

“You! Yes, you the bikesheds, still laddy!

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(Waters) 5:32

Mother

Mother do think they’ll drop the bomb?

Mother think she’s good enough -- to me?

Mother do think they’ll like this song?

Mother think she’s dangerous -- to me?

Mother do think they’ll break my balls?

Mother will she tear your little boy apart?

Mother should I build the wall?

Mother will she break my heart?

Mother should I run for president? Mother should I trust the government?

Hush now baby, baby dont you cry.

Mother will they put me in the firing line?

Mama’s gonna check out all your girl-

Mother am I really dying?

friends for you. Mama wont let anyone dirty get through.

Hush now baby, baby, dont you cry.

Mama’s gonna wait up until you get in.

Mother’s gonna make all your nightma-

Mama will always where you’ve been.

res come true.

Mama’s gonna keep baby healthy and

Mother’s gonna put all her fears into you.

clean.

Mother’s gonna keep you right here un-

Ooooh baby oooh baby oooh baby,

der her wing.

You’ll always be baby to me.

She wont you fly, she might let you sing. Mama will keep baby cozy and warm. Ooooh baby ooooh baby oooooh baby, Of course mama’ll help to build the wall.

Mother, did it need to be so high?

Goodbye Blue Sky

(Waters) 2:48

“Look mummy, there’s an aeroplane up in the sky” Did you see the frightened ones? Did you hear the falling bombs? Did you ever wonder why we had to run for shelter when the promise of a brave new world beneath a clear blue sky?

Did you see the frightened ones? Did you hear the falling bombs? The flames are all gone, but the pain lingers on.

Goodbye, blue sky Goodbye, blue sky. Goodbye. Goodbye. Goodbye. “The 11:15 from Newcastle is now approaching” “The 11:18 arrival....”

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(Waters) 5:36

[backwards message:] “Congratulations, You have the message. Please send your answer to ‘Old Pink’, Care of the funny farm, Chalfont...” - Spoken By Roger [...interrupted...] “Roger, Caroline’s phone...” - Unknown Voice What shall we use To fill the empty spaces Where we used to talk? How shall I fill The final places? How should I complete the wall

Empty Spaces Young Lust

(Gilmour, Waters) 2:03

I am just a new boy,

“Hello..?”

Stranger in this town.

“Yes, a collect call for Mrs. Floyd from Mr.

Where are all the good times?

Floyd.

Who’s gonna show this stranger around?

Will you accept the charges from United

Ooooh, I need a dirty woman.

States?”

Ooooh, I need a dirty girl.

[clunk! of phone being put down] “Oh, He hung up! That’s your residence,

Will some cold woman in this desert land

right? I wonder why he hung up?

Make me feel like a real man?

Is supposed to be someone else there be-

Take this rock and roll refugee

sides your wife there to answer?”

Oooh, baby set me free.

[Phone rings again...clunk of receiver being picked up]

Ooooh, I need a dirty woman.

“Hello?”

Ooooh, I need a dirty girl.

“This is United States , are we reaching...

[Phone rings..Clink of receiver being lifted]

[interrupted by phone being put down] “See he keeps up, and a man answering.” [whirr of connection being closed]

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(Waters) 1:33

One of My Turns Don’t Leave Me Now

(Waters) 4:22

“Oh my God! What a fabulous room!

“What are watching?”

Run to the bedroom,

Ooooh, babe

Are all these your guitars?

[Film: “If you’ll just let me know as

In the suitcase on the left

[Film in background:

soon as you can ... Mrs Bancroft” “Mrs

You’ll find my favorite axe.

“I’m sorry sir, I didn’t mean to startle you!]

Bancroft ...”]

Don’t look so frightened

“This place is bigger than our apartment!

“Hello?”

This is just a passing phase,

[Film: “Let me know when you’re entering a

[Film: “I don’t understand ...”]

One of my bad days.

room”

“Are you feeling okay?...”

Would you like to watch T.V.?

“Yes sir!”]

Day after day, love turns grey

Or get between the sheets?

“erm, Can I get a drink of water?

Like the skin of a dying man.

Or contemplate the silent freeway?

Dont leave me now.

[Film: “I was wondering about ...”]

Night after night, we pretend its all right

Would you like something to eat?

How could you go?

“You want some, huh?”

But I have grown older and

Would you like to learn to fly?

[Film: “Yes”]

You have grown colder and

Would’ya?

“Oh wow, look at this tub?

Nothing is very much fun any more.

Would you like to see me try?

Do you wanna take baaaath?”

And I can feel one of my turns coming on.

[Film: “I’ll have to find out from

I feel cold as a razor blade,

Would you like to call the cops?

Mrs. Bancroft what time

Tight as a tourniquet,

Do you think it’s time I stopped?

she wants to me et us, for her main ...”]

Dry as a funeral drum.

Why are you running away?

Don’t leave me now. Don’t say it’s the end of the road. Remember the flowers I sent. I need you, babe To put through the shredder In front of my friends Ooooh Babe.

When you know how I need you To beat to a pulp on a Saturday night Ooooh Babe. How could you treat me this way? Running away. I need you, Babe. Why are you running away? Oooooh Babe!

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Another Brick

in the

[Sound of many TV’s coming on, all on different channels]

Wall

Part 3

(Waters) 1:17

Goodbye Cruel World

(Waters) 1:05

Goodbye cruel world, I’m leaving you today.

“The Bulls are already out there”

Goodbye,

Pink: “Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarrrrrgh!”

Goodbye,

“This Roman Meal bakery thought

Goodbye.

you’d like to know.” I don’t need no arms around me And I dont need no drugs to calm me. I have seen the writing on the wall. Don’t think I need anything at all.

Goodbye, all you people, There’s nothing you can say To make me change my mind. Goodbye.

No! Don’t think I’ll need anything at all. All in all it all just bricks in the wall. All in all you all just bricks in the wall.

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(Waters) 4:39

Hey You Is There

Anybody Out There?

(Waters) 2:40

Hey you, out there in the cold

But it was only fantasy.

[Click of TV being turned on]

Is there anybody out there?

Getting lonely, getting old

The wall was too high,

“Well, only got of daylight left.

Is there anybody out there?

Can you feel me?

As you can see.

Better get started”

Is there anybody out there?

Hey you, standing in the aisles

No matter how he tried,

With itchy feet and fading smiles

He could not break free.

“Isnt it unsafe to travel at night?”

Can you feel me?

And the worms ate into his brain.

“It’ll be a lot less safe to stay here.

Hey you, dont help them to bury the light Don’t give in without a fight.

Is there anybody out there

You’re father’s gunna pick up Hey you, standing in the road

our trail before long”

always doing what you’re told,

“Can Loca ride?”

Hey you, out there on your own

Can you help me?

“Yeah, I can ride... Magaret, time to go!

Sitting naked by the phone

Hey you, out there beyond the wall,

Maigret, thank you for everything”

Would you touch me?

Breaking bottles in the hall,

“Goodbye Chenga”

Hey you, with you ear against the wall

Can you help me?

“Goodbye miss ...”

Waiting for someone to call out

Hey you, don’t tell me there’s hope at all

“I’ll be back”

Would you touch me?

Together we stand, divided we fall.

Hey you, would help to carry the stone? Open your heart, I’m coming home.

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(Waters) 3:25

Nobody Home Vera

“Alright, I’ll take care of part of the time,

I got elastic bands keepin my shoes on.

I’ve got wild staring eyes.

but there’s somebody that needs taking

Got those swollen hand blues.

And I’ve got a strong urge to fly.

care of in Washington”

Got thirteen channels of shit on the T.V. to

But I got nowhere to fly to.

“Who’s that?”

choose from.

Ooooh, Babe when I pick up the phone

“Rose Pilchitt!”

I’ve got electric light.

“Surprise, surprise, surprise...”

“Rose Pilchitt? Who’s that?”

And I’ve got second sight.

(from Gomer Pyle show)

[Kid screams in background.

And amazing powers of observation.

There’s still nobody home.

foreground: “Shut Up!”]

And that is how I know

“36-24-36 [laughter] does that

When I try to get through

I’ve got a pair of Gohills boots

answer your question?”

On the telephone to you

and I got fading roots.

[foreground: “Oi! I’ve got a little black

There’ll be nobody home.

“Where the hell are you?”

book with me poems in!”]

(Waters) 1:38

Does anybody here remember Vera Lynn? Remember how she said that We would meet again Some sunny day? Vera! Vera! What has become of you? Does anybody else here Feel the way I do?

“Over 47 german planes were destroyed

“Who’s she?”

I’ve got the obligatory Hendrix perm.

with

“She was ‘Miss Armoured Division’ 1961...“

And the inevitable pinhole burns

the loss of only 15 of our own aircraft”

I’ve got a little black with my poems in.

All down the of my favorite satinshirt.

“Where the hell are you Simon?”

Got a bag with a toothbrush and a comb in.

I’ve got nicotine stains on my fingers.

[Machine gun sound, followed by

When I’m a good dog, they sometimes

I’ve got a silver spoon on a chain.

plane crashing]

throw me a bone in.

I’ve got a piano to my mortal remains.

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Bring the Boys (Waters) :50

Bring the boys back home. Bring the boys back home. Don’t leave the children their own, no, no. Bring the boys back home. “Wrong! Do it again!” “Time to go! [knock, knock, knock, knock] “Are you feeling okay?” “There’s a man answering, but he keeps hanging up!” Is there anybody out there?

Back Home

Comfortably Numb

(Gilmour, Waters) 6:49

Hello?

Your lips move but I can’t hear what

There is no pain you are receding

Is there anybody in there?

you’re saying.

A distant ship, smoke on the horizon.

Just nod if you can hear me.

When I was a child I had a fever

You are only coming through in waves.

Is there anyone at home?

My hands felt just like two balloons.

Your lips move but I can’t hear what

Come on, now,

Now I’ve got that feeling once again

you’re saying.

I hear you’re feeling down.

I can’t explain you would not understand

When I was a child

Well I can ease your pain

This is not how I am.

I caught a fleeting glimpse

Get you on your feet again.

I have become comfortably numb.

Out of the corner of my eye. I turned to look but it was gone

Relax. I’ll need some information first.

O.K.

I cannot put my finger on it now

Just the basic facts.

Just a little pinprick.

The child is grown,

Can you show me where it hurts?

There’ll be no more aaaaaaaaah!

The dream is gone.

But you may feel a little sick.

I have become comfortably numb.

There is no pain you are receding

Can you stand up?

A distant ship, smoke on the horizon.

I do believe it’s working, good.

You are only coming through in waves.

That’ll keep you going through the show

Your lips move but I can’t hear what

Come on it’s time to go.

you’re saying.

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The Show Must In The Flesh Go On

(Waters) 1:36

(Waters) 1:36

Ooooh, Ma, Oooh Pa Must the show go on? Ooooh, Pa. Take me home Ooooh, Ma. Let me go

There must be some mistake I didnt mean to let them Take away my soul. Am I too old, is it too late?

Ooooh, Ma, Ooooh Pa, Where has the feeling gone? Ooooh, Ma, Ooooh Pa,

So ya

Get them up against the wall!

Thought ya

There’s one in the spotlight, he don’t

Might like to

look right to me,

Go to the show.

Get him up against the wall!

To feel that warm thrill of confusion,

That one looks Jewish!

That space cadet glow.

And that one’s a coon!

I’ve got some bad news for you sunshine,

Who let all of this riff-raff into the room?

Pink isn’t well, he stayed back at the hotel

There’s one smoking a joint,

And they sent us along as a surrogate band

And another with spots!

We’re gonna find out where you folks really

If I had my way,

stand.

I’d have all of you shot!

Are there any queers in the theater tonight?

Will I remember the songs? The show must go on.

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(Gilmour, Waters) 4:22

Run Like Hell Waiting for the Worms

“Pink Floyd, Pink Floyd”

You better run all day

Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run,

And run all night.

Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run.

(Waters) 3:56

“Eins, zwei, drei, alle!”

Waiting to follow the worms.

All you have to do is follow the worms.

Ooooh, you cannot reach me now

Waiting to put on a black shirt.

Would you like to send our colored cousins

Keep your dirty feelings

Ooooh, no matter how you try

Waiting to weed out the weaklings.

Home again, my frienAll you need to do is

You better make your face up in

Deep inside.

Goodbye, cruel world, it’s over

Waiting to smash in their windows

follow the worms.

Your favorite disguise.

And if you’re taking your girlfriend

Walk on by.

And kick in their doors.

The Worms will convene outside Brixton

With your button down lips and your

Out tonight

Waiting for the final solution

Bus Station. We’ll be moving along at about

Roller blind eyes.

You’d better park the car

Sitting in a bunker here behind my wall

To strengthen the strain.

12 o’clock down Stockwell Road {...}

With your empty smile

Well out of sight.

Waiting for the worms to come.

Waiting to follow the worms.

{Abbot’s Road } {..} twelve minutes to three

And your hungry heart.

Cause if they catch you in the back seat

In perfect isolation here behind my wall

Waiting to turn on the showers

we’ll be moving Lambeth Road towards

Feel the bile rising from your guilty past.

Trying to pick her locks,

Waiting for the worms to come.

And fire the ovens.

Vauxhall Bridge. Now when we get to the

With your nerves in tatters

They’re gonna send you back to mother

We’re {waiting to succeed} and going

Waiting for the queens and the coons

other side of Vauxhall Bridge we’re in West-

When the cockleshell shatters

In a cardboard box.

to convene outside Brixton

and the reds and the jews.

minster

And the hammers batter

You better run.

Town Hall where we’re going to be...

Waiting to follow the worms.

{Borough } area. It’s quite possible we may

Down the door.

“Hey, open up! HaHaHaHaHaaaaaaaaaa!

Waiting to cut out the deadwood.

Would you like to see Britannia

encounter some {..} by the way we go. {..}.”

You’d better run.

[sound of car skidding, followed by loud

Waiting to clean up the city.

Rule again, my friend?

Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run,

scream]

Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run.

“Hammer, Hammer”

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(Waters) :34

Stop!

(Waters, Bob Ezrin) 5:16

Good morning, Worm your honor.

They must have taken my marbles away.

Crazy, over the rainbow, he is crazy.

The crown will plainly show

Crazy, toys in the attic he is crazy.

There have been a door there in the wall

Take off this uniform

The prisoner who now stands before you

You little shit you’re in it now,

When I came in.

And leave the show.

Was caught red-handed showing feelings

I hope they throw away the key.

The evidence before the court is

But I’m waiting in this cell

Showing feelings almost human nature;

You should have talked to me more often

Incontrivertable, there’s no need for

This will not do.

Than you did, but no! You had to go

The jury to retire.

Call the schoolmaster!

Your own way, have you broken any

In all my years of judging

Homes up lately?

I have never heard before

I always said he’d come to no good

Just five minutes, Worm your honor,

Of someone more deserving

In the end your honor.

Him and Me, alone.

Of the full penaltie of law.

If they’d let me have my way I could

Baaaaaaaaaabe!

The way you made them suffer,

Have flayed him into shape.

Come to mother baby, let me hold you

Your exquisite wife and mother,

But my hands were tied,

In my arms.

Fills me with the urge to defecate!

The bleeding hearts and artists

M’lud I never wanted him to

“Hey Judge! Shit on him!”

Let him get away with murder.

Get in any trouble.

Since, my friend, you have revealed your

Let me hammer him today?

Why’d he ever have to leave me?

Deepest fear,

Worm, your honor, let me take him home.

I sentence you to be exposed before

Crazy,

Crazy,

Your peers.

Toys in the attic I am crazy,

Over the rainbow, I am crazy,

Tear down the wall!

Truly gone fishing.

Bars in the window.

I wanna go home

Because I have to know. Have I been guilty all this time?

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Stop The Trial

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(Waters) 1:42

Outside the Wall

All alone, or in two’s, The ones who really love you Walk up and down outside the wall. Some hand in hand And some gathered together in bands. The bleeding hearts and artists Make their stand.

And when they’ve given you their all Some stagger and fall, after all it’s not easy Banging your heart against some mad bugger’s wall. “Isn’t this where....”

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