Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] lyrics help?

Jeff and Jane Scott jscott at iinet.net.au
Sat Apr 10 18:06:44 MDT 2004

g'day Cheryl

Here's my take on them (maybe right, maybe not!)

First one I always thought was "Is he a soul man", but the sound on the
new Goat Island DVD is very clear, and I now think it's "Is he a song

Second one I have as "Three strikes to every god", but that's the one
I'm least sure of.

Third one: "Sounds like an ending".  I'm sure of that one.  Also on the
demo version of the song, the next line is followed with "Could be a
beginning" (which became "minutes to midnight" by the time it was