Responsibility, an anchor around my neck
Dependability, made me a nervous wreck
Accountability, I live from check to check
Volatility, neglect and no respect

Got my wheels in motion and I got a path to beat
I hit the road to I don't know and look for Tough Shit Street

One-way ticket nowhere there's no windows on this train
Can't see where I'm headed but I'm going there again

Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
Everybody is a
Moto Psycho move it or lose it baby
Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
100 Miles an hour
Moto Psycho I'm a Moto Psycho
Moto Psycho

You know you can't resist to tell me what I mean
You gave my mind a twist said that I was unclean
The actor runs the play and ad-libs in between
You're all that I resent my thoughts were so obscene

Got my wheels in motion and I got a path to beat
I hit the road to I don't know and look for Tough Shit Street

One-way ticket nowhere there's no windows on this train
Can't see where I'm headed but I'm going there again

Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
Everybody is a
Moto Psycho move it or lose it baby
Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
100 Miles an hour
Moto Psycho I'm a Moto Psycho

One-way ticket nowhere there's no windows on this train
Can't see where I'm headed but I'm going there again

Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
Everybody is a
Moto Psycho
Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
Move it or lose it baby
Moto Psycho

Where I'm headed I don't know
But I'm shoving off and I hit the road
Moto Psycho (going nowhere)
Im a Moto Psycho
Moto Psycho (Im going nowhere)
Moto Psycho (going nowhere)


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Moto Psycho Lyrics as written by Dave Mustaine

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  • +2
    General Comment

    Not as good compared to their earlier works but pretty catchy, but I think they have two verisons for this track, regular and video edition.

    Blindwishon July 02, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Theres a version to this song that ends with a string arrangement...weird. From Moto Psycho strong riffs to an acoustic violin ending....only Mustaine!

    Kamehamehaon July 05, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    No way. This man is a true fucking metal head. He's a metal God. And what pisses me off is that everyone is always bitchin' that "Oh! There music changed!" No shit, love. Everyone changes, but no matter what. I liked them from the begining and still do... so anyway, I love Megadeth and always will, great song, great band! rock on! \m/

    MetalUpYourAss666on January 26, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    awesome song..i love it

    soad127on May 01, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Moto Psycho > Motor Cycle

    The song is about motorbikes "move it or lose it baby" i.e you require constant momentum to stay upright.

    "One-way ticket nowhere there's no windows on this train". Cars have windows - it seems pretty obvious.

    The song overall is very metaphoric of your average working class guy escaping life's mundanity / harsh constraints through their motorcycle (I don't think most working class guys could afford a sportscar).

    Also the main riff sounds like an engine ! :)

    Sneedensenon January 29, 2024   Link
  • -1
    General Comment

    well anyway, this song..to me... is about how everybody does everything in the fast line and never slows down to check things out for themselves

    MetalUpYourAss666on February 23, 2006   Link
  • -1
    General Comment

    This song is about people who devote their lives to working, never taking the time for the important things because they're always busy with something else. Hence "Going nowhere 100 miles an hour"

    Skajaquadaon November 06, 2007   Link
  • -2
    General Comment

    What????!!! How can u guyz like this song? i think itz the worst track on the album, especially the chorus, its terrible i reckon, lyrically and melodically. however i reckon everything else on the album is pretty good shyt, shame bout this 1 i reckon

    The Fifth Horsemanon October 22, 2005   Link

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