M62 Song

Album: The Last Broadcast (2002)
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Songfacts®:

  • This song is about the M62, the motorway that links Hull in North East England to Liverpool in the North West. The Doves recorded it under one of the M62 flyovers.
  • The song is an adaptation of "Moonchild," a track from King Crimson's debut album In the Court of the Crimson King.

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