Gomper

Composers: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Recording: Olympic Sound Studios, London August & September 1967
Never performed onstage

 

Lead vocal: Mick Jagger
Electric guitars: Keith Richards
Bass: Bill Wyman
Background vocals: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Organ: Nicky Hopkins
Mellotron: Brian Jones
Sitars: Brian Jones
Flute: Brian Jones
Tabla: Brian Jones  
 

By the lake with lily flowers
While away the evening hours

To and fro she's gently gliding
On the glassy lake she's riding

She swims to the side
The sun sees her dried

The birds hover high
I stifle a cry

The birds hover high
She moans with a sigh