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Rocket

"There's this line from the song 'Rocket', 'Bleed in your own light'. I wanna fuckin' bleed in my own light, not in Kurt Cobain's, not in Perry Farrell's. I wanna go down in my own fuckin' ship. That's what I'm about." -- Billy Corgan (tear-out photo book)

 

Lyrics

Bleed in your own light
Dream of your own life
I miss me
I miss everything I'll never be
And on, and on

I torch my soul to show
The world that I am pure
Deep inside my heart
No more lies

A crown of thorns
An image formed deformed
The mark I've borne
A mark of scorn to you

Consume my love, devour my hate
Only powers my escape
The moon is out, the stars invite
I think I'll leave tonight

So soon I'll find myself alone
To relax and fade away
Do you know what's coming down
Do you know I couldn't stay free?

I shall be free
I shall be free
I shall be free
I shall be free
I shall be free free
Free of those voices inside me
I shall be free
I shall be free

Alt. Titles/Lyrics

Rocket (early lyrics)
Rocket   (Demo)

  Studio

Fall 1992 - Chicago Studio [?]
Dec 1992 - Mar 1993 - Triclops Sound Studios

Availability

Siamese Dream (x3)   (buy [amazon.com])
Rocket
Siamese Singles
The Aeroplane Flies High   (buy [amazon.com])
Siamese Dream (promo)
Siamese Sampler (promo)
Rocket (promo)
(Promotional Music Video Tapes) (promo)
Greatest Hits Video Collection: 1991-2000   (buy [amazon.com])
ONXRT: Live from the Archives, Volume 3   (buy [amazon.com])
MySpace Smashing Pumpkins Tribute

1997
3 Feet High
Acoustic Daze
Acoustic Melon Songs
Acoustic Series
The Aeroplane Flies Underground (x4)
A La Mode Vol. 2 (x2)
Astoria '94
The Black Sessions (Sangatte)
Black Sessions (Alley Kat)
The Cutting Edge
Daydream Kisses
Disarm the Pumpkins
Dream
Drown
Dusk
Europe 1994
Exit Under Burning Skies
Fish Jam
From the Mixing Desk
The GM Place
The Greatest Day (x2)
Halloween Party
Halloween Tools (x2)
Hot Lolla!
I'm All Alone
In The Belly Of The Beast
A Kiss of This
Live At Reading '95
Live in Chicago 95
Live U.S.A.
London 1994
Mashed Potatoes
Mayonaise Dream (x3)
Mellon Collie and the Infinite Ga Ga Goo Goo
Melodies
Not Plugged In
Out of Focus
Pluggelectric
Quiet and Other Songs
Rawk
Redrum
Retrospective
Rhinocerous
SlapHead's Revenge
Smashing Pumpkins - Live (x2)
Smashing the Puppets (x2)
Soul Sacrifice
Spaceboy (x2)
Spaceboy (cover with baby and pumpkin)
Spaceboys (x2)
Space Boys
Spaceboys (cover with baby and pumpkin)
Turtles on Drugs
Unbereable
Unplugged (100% Pure Acoustic Performances)
(untitled) (x2)
Vast Oceans
Versions (x3)
Virgins
Wanna Go For A Ride
We Are From Another Planet
We Can Work It Out
Whatever (x2)
Wrapped Up In The Pleasures Of The World
Zero Gravity

total: 95 (13 official releases, 82 boots)

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