See it coming
At my head
I'm not running
I'm not scared
Big black monsoon
Take me with you
I'm not jerking
I won't hide
Yeah, I'm ready

Meet ze monsta tonight
Big black monsoon
Take me with you
Ow, what a monsta
What a night
What a lover
What a fight
Big black monsoon
Take me with you

Yeah, it's coming
Out of this world
Yeah, I'm lucky
Lucky girl
Hell ain't half full
Take me with you
Big black monsoon
Take me with you


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    General Comment

    no, "hell ain't half full", it's half empty.

    what a lyric, and what a song. a night of evil fun... and a nod to Captain Beefheart.

    SWRJoneson March 10, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Captain Beefheart has a song called "Tropical Hot Dog Night":

    So the young girls will come out To meet the monster tonight Tropical Hot Dog Night

    Polly is both friends with and big fan of his. I'll never forgot how electric her performance was at 1995's Glastonbury Festival.

    rollingstonedmagazineon July 09, 2009   Link
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    This song kicks so much ass. I saw her live once on the Uh Huh Her tour and we went wild when that riff blasted through the speakers.

    UnionThugon June 27, 2010   Link

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