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The Other Side Of The Sun

Janis Ian/Albert Hammond

Leaving on a boat
for beyond the other side of the ocean
Bet you in the morning
you won't even know I'm gone
Tired of living here
in the middle of a mixed emotion
Might as well be living
on the other side of the sun

Leaving with the feeling
I don't know how I'm dealing
with loving you, though once I knew
the special way, and what to do
to make you stay forever and ever
Even as I'm leaving,
I'll never stop believing
you are the one who can make me laugh
and can bring me back
from beyond the other side of the sun

Rolling down the river
I hope I can deliver the morning
Wishing on a star
for the sun to come out and play
Funny, when it's over
you really don't remember the warnings
Might as well be living
out beyond the Milky Way

Leaving with the feeling
I don't know how I'm dealing
with loving you, though once I knew
the special way, and what to do
to make you stay forever and ever
Even as I'm leaving,
I'll never stop believing
you are the one who can make me laugh
and can bring me back
from beyond the other side of the sun

Even as I'm leaving, I'll never stop believing
you are the one who can make me laugh
and can bring me back
from beyond the other side of the sun
Beyond the other side of the sun
Beyond the other side of the sun

© Mine Music Ltd./EMI Music Publishing Japan Ltd. (50%)/Albert Hammond Enterprises Inc./Windswept/EMI April. All rights reserved; international copyright secured.

Tour Dates

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All tour dates updated on December 17, 2018

  • Thursday, January 31st

    Island Library, Holmes Beach, FL

    Island Library

    Holmes Beach, FL

    Phone: 941-778-6341

    Visit the venue's website

    Island Library
    5701 Marina Drive
    Holmes Beach, FL 34217
    Janis will be speaking about her career as a performing songwriter and author of the Grammy-winning audiobook "Society's Child: My Autobiography", along with "The Tiny Mouse", a children's book. The talk will be illustrated with a few songs and a Q&A. Merchandise will be offered for sale (cash/check preferred) to benefit The Pearl Foundation and the Island Library equally, and Janis is happy to sign items after the talk is over. For information please call 941-778-6341. * Please note, this is a co-venture with the Waterline Marriott next door to the library. The actual talk will take place at the Waterline, piped into the library and then offered on line. Expect laughter and tears on gorgeous Anna Maria Island! 

  • Wednesday, March 6th

    Tiedtke Concert Hall, Winter Park, FL

    Tiedtke Concert Hall

    Winter Park, FL

    Phone: 407-646-2233

    Visit the venue's website

    Master Class - Free Event.

  • Thursday, March 7th

    Tiedtke Concert Hall, Winter Park, FL

    Tiedtke Concert Hall

    Winter Park, FL

    Phone: 407-646-2233

    Visit the venue's website

    Free show.

  • Thursday, August 8th

    Egyptian Theatre, Park City, UT

    Egyptian Theatre

    Park City, UT

    Phone: 435-649-9371

    Visit the venue's website

    Master Class with Livingston Taylor.

    10AM to 2PM

  • Friday, August 9th

    Egyptian Theatre, Park City, UT

    Egyptian Theatre

    Park City, UT

    Phone: 435.649.9371

    Visit the venue's website

    With Livingston Taylor.

    Tickets on sale May 1, 2019.

  • Saturday, August 10th

    Egyptian Theatre, Park City, UT

    Egyptian Theatre

    Park City, UT

    Phone: 435-649-9371

    Visit the venue's website

    With Livingston Taylor.

    Tickets on sale May 1, 2019.

  • Sunday, August 11th

    Egyptian Theatre, Park City, UT

    Egyptian Theatre

    Park City, UT

    Phone: 435-649-9371

    Visit the venue's website

    With Livingston Taylor.

    Tickets on sale May 1, 2019.

  • Wednesday, August 14th

    Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT

    Ridgefield Playhouse

    Ridgefield, CT

    Phone: 203-438-5795

    Visit the venue's website

    With Livingston Taylor.

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