Songs of the TONY BANKS

A Piece Of You – Tony Banks

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I shoot in black and white a hundred frames I watch your make-up Begin to run You show a strange unease But you’re my subject and it’s me you

I’ll Be Waiting – Tony Banks

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In my mind you speak the words I long to hear I see your face can even feel your breathing Though I know that you are never really there

Red Day On Blue Street – Tony Banks

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They’re taking over my television They’re making noises that sound so wise Trying to influence my decision Rituals old fashioned With speeches so proud and passionate Hope reigns, fears

Shortcut To Somewhere – Tony Banks

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Strung out on the high wire Another skyline drifter an immaculate stranger A legend for the wild west end So when you’re running in the slipstream of the ratrace

Raincloud – Tony Banks

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And tears seem the likely solution Try to shelter from the storm Who knows what tomorrow might bring Now the sun breaks through the dark And life isn’t quite

This Is Love – Tony Banks

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All alone, just like before you found me. Now I stare out on the traffic in the city, Even in the dark, And the rain falls on my window

Strictly Incognito – Tony Banks

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He’ll be known as Dan Then he was living down in San Diego Drove an ice-cream van One night he met a girl in Club Alamo But she was

Queen Of Darkness – Tony Banks

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Your dream of romance If you ask me then I can be your queen of darkness Take you below It don’t matter at all Devil or priestess – teacher

Man Of Spells – Tony Banks

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Evening is with us now, And all around begins the movement, The many creatures of the night prepare. Undisturbed by the sound, with noiseless tread, A figure comes into

Walls Of Sound – Tony Banks

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Is to leave the world behind To desire and to hold To have longed for and be told I see you, I see no one else at all In

Water Out Of Wine – Tony Banks

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If you could just remember how the problem can be solved The sun comes up lightening the sky But everyday is the same Doubts return and the answers desert

Only Seventeen – Tony Banks

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With her body and mind she had to much attention Too much of everything She was an angel child But the devil within her would test her on the

By You – Tony Banks

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A growl of thunder turns my head round, I see one face in the crowd, Like a beacon in the rain, I see your sunshine calling to me. As

Diamonds Aren’t So Hard – Tony Banks

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Don’t let it bring you down Your woman’s gone and left you The taxman’s here he’s knocking on your door – oh Don’t let it bring you down Your

The Gift – Tony Banks

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Keep on pushing it will give tonight And I don’t care if it takes me long It really doesn’t matter if its right or wrong The fires are burning

At The Edge Of Night – Tony Banks

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At the edge of night, I dream inside this half-lit room, It’s gonna be alright, And I will say, that I will stay with you And be forever by

Somebody Else’s Dream – Tony Banks

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A voice from the past has been heard again, Whether its real or not, I can’t say I care But my memory’s going and my mind is losing its

Sometime Never – Tony Banks

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How it is that we survive, We know trains, boats, planes and cars Will sometimes fail, And if one don’t get you then the other one will, And if

Another Murder Of A Day – Tony Banks

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Her future wrapped in velvet and her memories wrapped in warm cotton wool And the coffee grounds are burying the hours that she killed in another murder of a

K2 – Tony Banks

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Somewhere where there’s air to breathe, Even though we can’t see daylight, Somehow we can feel the breeze, oh no, Gonna be there someday – oh, gonna make it