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travelling man


composer
Written by: Kerr / Burchill / Lipson


publisher
© 1991 Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd / Zomba Music Publishers Ltd


background
Information to be added soon




lyrics
The lights of the motel shine on to me,
This is the land of the brave, sad and the lonely.
The last ride's,
Coming to me I can feel it.
A new life,
Screaming out and I can't miss it.

Travelling man,
Travelling man,
You get away if you can.

My body's shaking, my body's tired,
Hookers to the left of me, killers on the inside.
The last train,
Left this station long ago.
The headlights,
Shine like diamonds in the snow.

Like a travelling man,
I'm a travelling man.
Run away if you can.

Cruel world keeps turning I'm dead on my feet,
From the blue icy mountains to white city heat.
Factory fire burns like a phoenix tonight,
Spread your wings come on darling.

And your eyes,
Search for me but I can't see them.
And your sweet mouth,
It speaks to me but I can't hear it.
And your - your sweet smile,
Two thousand miles for your warm kisses,
And your sweet child,
I got one last chance and I can't miss it.
No no no no.

Travelling man,
Like a travelling man,
Well I'm a travelling man.



discography
Promo Fade (2:06)
Producer: Stephen Lipson
Engineer and MIDI Manager: Heff Horaes
Mixing Assistant: Giles Cowley

Real Life Australian Advance MC

Album Version (3:35)
Producer: Stephen Lipson
Engineer and MIDI Manager: Heff Moraes
Mixing Assistant: Giles Cowley

Real Life Blue Sleeve LP Real Life Blue Sleeve MC Real Life Blue Sleeve CD Real Life Blue Sleeve DAT Real Life LP Real Life MC Real Life CD Travelling Man Spanish 7" Promo Real Life Australian Limited Edition MC Real Life Australian Limited Edition CD Real Life Reissue CD Real Life Disky Reissue CD Original Gold compilation CD Classic Album Selection
Live Version (13th August 1991) (5:13)
Recorded: Barrowlands, Glasgow, UK
Produced by Stephen Lipson
Engineered by Heff Moraes
Mastered by: Simon Heyworth
Love Song/Alive And Kicking Limited Edition CD Silver Box Promo CDR #4 Silver Box Themes 25 Promo CDR Themes Volume One - Five Themes Volume Five




live history
Real Life Tour: 1991