Piledriver Waltz

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Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys are an English indie rock band. Formed in 2002 in High Green, a suburb of Sheffield, the band currently consists of Alex Turner (lead vocals, lead/rhythm guitar), Jamie Cook (rhythm/lead guitar), Nick O'Malley (bass guitar, backing vocals) and Matt Helders (drums, backing vocals). Fo… more »

I etched a face of a stopwatch 
On the back of a raindrop 
And did a swap for the sand in an hourglass 

I heard an unhappy ending
It sort of sounds like you leaving 
I heard the piledriver waltz
It woke me up this morning 

You look like you've been for breakfast 
At the Heartbreak Hotel
And sat in the back booth 
By the pamphlets and the literature 
On how to lose
Your waitress was miserable 
And so was your food
If you're gonna try and walk on water 
Make sure you wear your comfortable shoes

Mystery's flashing amber
Go green when you answer 
But the red on the rest of the questionnaire  Never changes

I heard the news that you're planning 
To shoot me out of a cannon 
I heard the piledriver waltz
It woke me up this morning 

You look like you've been for breakfast 
At the Heartbreak Hotel
And sat in the back booth 
By the pamphlets and the literature 
On how to lose
Your waitress was miserable 
And so was your food
If you're gonna try and walk on water 
Make sure you wear your comfortable shoes

Oh, piledriver

Written by: ALEX TURNER

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Piledriver Waltz