FCS Daily Music Video – ‘The Logical Song’ (Supertramp) Pomplamoose

Pomplamoose is an American musical duo composed of husband-and-wife multi-instrumentalist Jack Conte and singer-songwriter and bassist Nataly Dawn. The duo formed in 2008 and sold approximately 100,000 songs online in 2009. They are known for their YouTube videos and covers of popular songs.


Lyrics below

When I was young
It seemed that life was so wonderful
A miracle, oh it was beautiful, magical
And all the birds in the trees
Well they’d be singing so happily
Oh joyfully, oh playfully watching me

But then they sent me away
To teach me how to be sensible
Logical, oh responsible, practical
And then they showed me a world
Where I could be so dependable
Oh clinical, oh intellectual, cynical

There are times
When all the world’s asleep
The questions run too deep
For such a simple man

Won’t you please
Please tell me what we’ve learned
I know it sounds absurd
Please tell me who I am

I said now what would you say
Now we’re calling you a radical
A liberal, oh fanatical, criminal

Oh won’t you sign up your name
We’d like to feel you’re acceptable
Respectable, oh presentable, a vegetable!

Take, take, take it

But at night, when all the world’s asleep
The questions run so deep
For such a simple man
Won’t you please
Won’t you tell me
Please tell me what we’ve learned
Can you hear me
I know it sounds absurd
Why won’t you help me
But please tell me who I am
Who I am, who I am, who I am

‘Cause I was feeling so logical
Digital
One two three four
Liberal



Don Matthews
March 2021




Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

11 thoughts on “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘The Logical Song’ (Supertramp) Pomplamoose

  1. Wow!! This brings back memories from my rave days in 2002!

    Reckon my 22 year old self would
    have preferred the ‘Scooter’ version – but my 41 year old self definitely prefers this 🖤🖤

    Like

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