Misheard lyrics thread


#41

I’m so, so, SO sorry about this, but I do genuinely hear “How could you become another boy struck dumb with love” in this as “How could you fill another boy’s rectum with love”


#42

Feeder: And drink cider from a lemon, lemon, lemon, lemon

only realised literally the other day when someone quoted the correct line in another thread on here.


#43

The :tv: is 100% convinced that Panda Bear is singing “bacon bacon baaaaacon” in Bros., and will not hear otherwise


#44

What is the correct line?


#45

It’s ‘bacon’


#46

All the women who are independent
Throw your hands up Batman


#47

From 11


#48

enjoying the new hit song on the radio “I’ve Been Talking To Your Reservoir”


#49

“But no-one’s falling for that NASCAR bullshit”


#50

Exactly what I hear


#51

“When Smokey sings
I feel violence”


#52

In the Nine Inch Nails song “With Teeth” he says those words in a very drawn out way - kinda like “a-with-a teeth-ah” and I honestly thought until very recently he was singing “the weather changes her”. I’ve asked other people if they hear it. they don’t.


#53

Yes!

I know from the title that that’s not the lyric but I still sing it as that in my head all the time


#54

One of the best bits of the Boxer live album is Matt addressing this very thing.


#55

Hmm, Google is still resolutely saying Lemon.

Could have sworn the CD lyric booklet did too but I haven’t seen it in years


#56

Haha nice, haven’t heard that yet


#57

I heard it as MASCOT for ages… like what the fuck would mascot bullshit be!?


#58

My Dad often listened to Thin Lizzy in the car when I was little and for many years I thought they had a song about the exploits of The Boys of Beckintown, who I imagined were a Robin Hood-esque band of medieval rapscallions.


#59

“Boys and girls in the summertime love, summertime love on the beach tonight
Say hey, say you, say me, say what
Everybody has got a cock”

(Not posting the original video for obvious nsfw reasons)


#60

I’ve checked the lyrics.
What you’ve written is definitely what he sings.