Point Of Know Return

Album: Point Of Know Return (1977)
Charted: 28

Songfacts®:

  • Written by Phil Ehart, Robby Steinhardt and Steve Walsh, this was the first track from Kansas' fifth album, Point Of Know Return, released in October 1977. It was included in the album at the last moment, but became one of their most popular songs, still getting airplay on Classic Rock radio. >>
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    Edna - Madrid, Spain

Comments: 4

  • Josh from Tennessee“The outer outlook meaning of this song by KANSAS is about being in the mindset of a heroic sea Voyager going on a sea journey, believing the Flat Earth Theory that when you get to the point of 'know' return is the ''known'' edge marker[imaginary line] on that certain part of the ocean when reached, either to cross the line and keep going to explore the unknown further to it's edge, or ''stop'' and go back to the Familiar.”
  • Barry from New York, NcThis song was more typical Kansas than "Carry on Wayward Son." A very easygoing uptempo song without any guitars.
  • Frank from Rochacha, Nydoes anyone know why it is point of KNOW return and not NO return? Thanks
  • Robert from Bronx, NyState Farm Commercial (Asian Dude) LOL !
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