Marco's shadow falls on the door To the seven lost cities of gold Finds a raven's head and a rattlesnake's tail Dead in his tracks, this godforsaken soul's Unwanted here and his curse lingers for years
Amalia's face hides behind the mask Sweating on the TV factory line That smile on her face is starting to crack While welding back the pieces of shattered heart That's scattered out here, with the ghosts of her peers Searches for her lost child along the river of tears The river of tears
At the end of the working week When drunken worlds meet Both sides keeping a close eye For a break in the line here On the crystal frontier The crystal frontier
The ground is shaking and starting to crack Can't find the pieces of the shattered heart That's scattered out here With the ghosts that never disappear Searches for the lost child along the river of tears The river of tears
Blood spills out on the streets And bodies are missing for weeks Both sides keeping a close eye Watching the bullets fly here On the crystal frontier The crystal frontier
Ramon tightens up his leather belt And slips through a hole in the fence He can get you anything you want Might cost you a life, might cost you The whole price of freedom here On the crystal frontier
Walk The Moon vocalist Nicholas Petricca got the idea for "Shut Up and Dance" when he and his girlfriend were taking forever to get drinks at a Los Angeles club bar. Petricca was getting frustrated, so his girlfriend told him to, "Shut up and dance with me!'"