"Gone To Earth" as written by and Andrew Kenny....
Worlds on end
Seen through
A rocket window screen
Millions left to roam
Engines burn
Beautiful and bright
Always bring me home

If galaxies
Are places you've
Never been too far
Suns will fade
Both blind and lead the way
Home where you are

Away away
Away away

The receiver
In my rocket ship
Always stays in tune
To the right waveband
In galaxies unknown
Further suns in bloom

Away away...

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"Gone to Earth" as written by Andrew Kenny

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    General CommentThis song is "On My Way." Whoever submitted these had the titles all mixed up.
    timothyrealon September 11, 2005   Link
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    General Commentactually, timothyreal you are partially right. these are the lyrics to "on my way" on the fun of watching fireworks. this is also known as "gone to earth" on the through the 90s. there are two different names for this song... and two "on my way"s.
    cbest82on November 07, 2005   Link
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    General CommentThe lyrics as of this posting are the correct ones for Gone to Earth. I first heard American Analog Set when I heard this song on somafm.com's Indie Pop Rocks station.
    Mad Slanted Powerson April 13, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThese lyrics are actually for the song "On My Way", and are not quite right for the "Gone To Earth" song heard on the CD Know By Heart. The Know By Heart version omits the second verse here and the "Away, away" bits.

    Both are great.
    Matches10on November 18, 2008   Link
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    General Commentjust picture this......you get into a rocket ship while the world is about to end (Apocolypse) you jet off towards the milky way while your home planet is about to be ruined...gone....
    jmonks4on November 14, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThe lyrics certainly don't match the "On My Way" that is on The Fun of Watching Fireworks. The clip of the Know By Heart version of "Gone To Earth" on iTunes seems to match these lyrics, but I can't tell if it is missing the parts you mention.
    Mad Slanted Powerson December 20, 2008   Link
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    General CommentI am completely obsessed with this song at the moment. It is just so perfect.
    HC_MOSon October 23, 2010   Link
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    General CommentI-Man. Present and aware. A true clear channel of rhythm and information. Radio-head. Dialed in.
    zillerzillon March 04, 2016   Link

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