Oh it's opening time
Down on Fascination Street
So let's cut the conversation
And get out for a bit
Because I feel it all fading and paling
And I'm begging
To drag you down with me
To kick the last nail in
Yeah! I like you in that
Like I like you to scream
But if you open your mouth
Then I can't be responsible
For quite what goes in
Or to care what comes out
So just pull on your hair
Just pull on your pout
And let's move to the beat
Like we know that it's over
If you slip going under
Slip over my shoulder
So just pull on your face
Just pull on your feet
And let's hit opening time
Down on Fascination Street

So pull on your hair
Pull on your pout
Cut the conversation
Just open your mouth
Pull on your face
Pull on your feet
And let's hit opening time

Down on Fascination Street


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Fascination Street Lyrics as written by Roger O'donnell Robert James Smith

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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    This is such a kick ass song... About a doomed relationship? I can relate.

    RavenGTon May 19, 2002   Link
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    one of my friends that is a Cure fan reckons this is the best cover anyone has done of Fascination Street

    slipmairaon April 20, 2004   Link
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    Chimaira does a horrible cover of this song. It was never meant to be done in a metal version. They completely ruin it by making it heavy, screaming parts, and they even throw off the rhythm in a lot of parts. RavenGT you are absolutely wrong, it is not about a doomed relationship, it is about New Orleans and the way Rober Smith (the original writer of the song) felt about performing in front of so many people. Slipmaira, your friend who is a Cure fan is an idiot, this is an absolutely shitty cover. Period.

    Evil_Ducky_Lordon September 11, 2005   Link
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    Meh... I reely like it, n I love the cure one too. I actualy herd this before I herd the origional, but I grown to love em both. I think what Chimaira do with the riff is AWESUM! plays it with his trusty air guitar Evil ducky load... Well your entitled to your own opinion. Your dead right bout its meaning man.

    Iowa $evenon January 31, 2006   Link
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    the good thing about a cover that the band leaves its mark on the song...i mean whats the point if chimaira would sing it like the original one?

    dysthymiaxedon January 29, 2008   Link

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