Thoughts on a Rainy Afternoon

Thoughts on a Rainy Afternoon Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn Rain rings trash can bells And what do you know My alley becomes a cathedral Eyes can be archways To enter or leave by Vacuums replaced by a crystal Jesus don’t let Toronto take my song away It’s easy to love if You let […]

The Coming Rains

The Coming Rains Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn All day the mountains rose behind a veil of smoke from burning fields And road dust dyeing black skin bronze and the road rolling like a rough sea It’s quiet now, just crickets and a dog fight somewhere in the far away In my heart I […]

All the Ways I Want You

All the Ways I Want You Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn From the album My Dinner with Bruce The hills are full of secrets Owls watch by night Down in town the bars are full And the drunks are picking fights These are things I know But the facts are filtered through All the […]

Going to the Country

  Going to the Country Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn Look out the window, what do I see? Cows hangin’ out under spreading trees. Zoom! They’re gone behind the sign White letters pointing to the long white line and I’m going to the country O, la la la la la I’m going to the […]

Red Brother Red Sister

Red Brother Red Sister Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn Went to the museum, red brother Saw your ancient bloom cut, pressed and dried A sign said wasn’t it clever what they used to do But it never did say how they died Hey hey hey Hey hey hey Went to Regina, red sister Heard […]

Wondering Where the Lions Are

  Wondering Where the Lions Are Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn Sun’s up, uh huh, looks okay The world survives into another day And I’m thinking about eternity Some kind of ecstasy’s got a hold on me I had another dream about lions at the door They weren’t half as frightening as they were […]

Lord of the Starfields

     Lord of the Starfields  – Music and Lyric by Bruce Cockburn Lord of the starfields Ancient of Days Universe Maker Here’s a song in your praise Wings of the storm cloud Beginning and end You make my heart leap Like a banner in the wind O love that fires the sun Keep me burning […]

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