Son et Lumiere (1:35)
Album: De-Loused in the Comatorium (60:59)
Release Date: June 2, 2003
Produced By: Rick Rubin, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez
Recorded: 2002 - 2003 at The Mansion, Los Angeles
Label: Gold Standard Labs, Universal, StrummerView all shows featuring this song
- Recorded with producer Rick Rubin for the Summer Demo Sessions in 2002.
- "Son Et Lumiere" intro was not played until after fall 2001 tour.
- Complete lyrics were not performed live until 2002.
- Original live performances in Europe 2002 included a sample of a voice-over from Werner Herzog's film Fitzcarraldo by German actor Klaus Kinski.
Lyrics for Son et Lumiereclipside of the pink eye flight
I'm not the percent you think survives.
I need sanctuary in the pages of this book.
Gestating with all the other rats, nurse said that my skin will need a graft,
I am of pock marked shapes, the vermin you need to loathe...