What does Devil's Arcade mean?

Search Login

Bruce Springsteen: Devil's Arcade Meaning

Tagged:

No tags, suggest one.

Get "Devil's Arcade" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon

Devil's Arcade Lyrics

Play "Devil's Arcade"
on Amazon Music

Remember the morning we dug up your gun
The worms in the barrel, the hangin' sun
Those first nervous evenings of perfume and gin
The lost smell on your breath as I helped you get it in
The rush of your lips, the feel of your name
The beat of your...

  1.  

    Paul3Tx
    click a star to vote
    Nov 24th, 11:53pm report


    The first word of the song is the key: Remember.
    The song is a stream of thoughts of a Soldier,his love,and maybe his brother in arms, have flashing scenes of memories from before, during,and after the soldier was deployed. It's an evil game, a devils arcade,played by people in power, with the lives of people they'll never know, and don't care about! Bruce wonderfully evokes a dreamy,spooky,aura of love and horror from war.
    One of His many great songs with multiple, or ambiguous interpretations!




More Bruce Springsteen song meanings »


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Eyes Wide Open anonymous
Watch Over You anonymous
Evil Angel anonymous
I Want To Break Free anonymous
Let It Go anonymous
Afraid to Sleep anonymous
Second Chance anonymous
Happier anonymous
Run anonymous
Rose Tattoo anonymous
Sleeping Powder anonymous
Buffalo Soldier anonymous
Natural Mystic anonymous
She Looks So Perfect anonymous
She Looks So Perfect anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Intro
Meek Mill
Respect The Game
Meek Mill
Trauma
Meek Mill
Time
Lil Baby
Calling My Spirit
Kodak Black
Ready
Lil Baby
Championships
Meek Mill
Almost Slipped
Meek Mill