HERE COMES THE NIGHT

13 Apr 1993 sound-check version


Now here it comes
Here comes the night, oh yeah, here comes the night

His arms around her like it used to be with me, and it make me wanna die
Ohhh

Here comes the night, now baby what's wrong with me
Why can't I accept that she's chosen him and simply let them be

No no no and here it comes
Here comes the night
[Spoken:] Alright ???. Because "here it..." I sing one "here is comes, da da da da, here comes the night"

But here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
[Spoken:] Actually you did that before the other one

Here comes, whoa whoa whoa well here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
[Spoken:] You've got the shot

A whoa whoa whoa
[Spoken:] Can't remember it anyway

Hey I see out my window walking down the street my girl with another guy
His arms around her like it used to be with me, hey man, it makes me wanna die
Whoa

I could see her closing her eyes [audio skips] told me too

Whoa whoa whoa here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night, here comes the night

Yeah here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
Whoa whoa yeah

[Spoken:]???!
[Spoken:] Alright
[Spoken:]???

???
Whoa whoa

Whoa whoa whoa well here it comes
[Spoken:] Here it should be an A

Well I could see her right out my window walking down the street my girl with another guy
His arms around her like it used to be with me, hey man, it makes wanna to die

A whoa whoa whoa whoa here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
Whoa whoa yeah

Well there they go, it's funny how they look so good, and I wonder what is wrong with me
Why can't I accept the fact she's chosen him and simply let them be

Oh no no well here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
Whoa whoa yeah

???

Well now he's turning, he's turning down the lights ??? window the way that I could used to do
And I could see her closing her eyes and telling him the lies that, that she'd tell me too

Yeah yeah yeah well here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night
Whoa whoa yeah

Yeah yeah yeah well here it comes
Here comes the night, here comes the night, here comes the night
Oh yeah


Intro

HERE COMES THE NIGHTS is a 1965 sing by Them. See the original Them version for more details.

13 Apr 1993 sound-check version

The above lyrics are for the 13 Apr 1993 sound-check version of HERE COMES THE NIGHT at Halle Tony Garnier in Lyon, France, during World Tour 1992-1993. The song was not played on the regular show that night, or on any other date during that tour.

Ticket stub for the 13 Apr 1993 show at Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France
Ticket stub for the 13 Apr 1993 show at Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France

Live History

HERE COMES THE NIGHT was sound-checked prior to the 13 Apr 1993 show in Lyon, France, (as far as it's known) but it was not performed on any of the World Tour 1992-1993's regular shows.

Glen Hansard sang a few lines from HERE COMES THE NIGHT in the live 27 Jul 2013 version of DRIVE ALL NIGHT when he joined Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band onstage during the Wrecking Ball Tour.

Available Versions

List of available versions of HERE COMES THE NIGHT on this website:

HERE COMES THE NIGHT [13 Apr 1993 sound-check version]
HERE COMES THE NIGHT [Original Them version]

Page last updated: 31 May 2015