Heavy Metal Machine

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The Smashing Pumpkins are an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1988. Formed by frontman Billy Corgan (lead vocals, lead guitar) and James Iha (rhythm guitar), the band has included Jimmy Chamberlin (drums), D'arcy Wretzky (bass guitar), Melissa Auf der Maur (bass guit… more »

If I were alive 
If I were real 
Would you survive? 
What would you feel? 

Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
As sentimental as our broken dreams 

Let me die for rock and roll 
Let me die to save my soul 
Let me die  let me die  rock and roll 
Let the world forgive the past 
Let all the girls kiss the boys at last 
Let me go  let me go  rock and roll 

Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, a heavy metal machine 
We're the metal in their metal machines 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 

If I were dead 
Would my records sell? 
Could you even tell? 
Is it just as well? 

Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
It's elemental to all the rust it brings 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 

Let me die for rock and roll 
Let me die to save my soul 
Let me die, let me die, rock and roll 
Let the world forgive the past 
Let all the girls kiss the boys at last 
Let me go, let me go, rock and roll 

Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, a heavy metal machine 
We're the metal in their droning schemes 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 

Will I survive? 
Is it up to me? 
Could you understand 
That it's not yours to keep? 

Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine 
Heavy metal, heavy metal machine

Written by: WILLIAM PATRICK CORGAN

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group

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Heavy Metal Machine