The Well's on Fire

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The Well's on Fire
Procol Harum The Well's on Fire.jpg
Studio album by Procol Harum
Released 4 March 2003
Recorded 2003
Genre Progressive rock, art rock
Label Eagle Records
Producer Rafe McKenna & Procol Harum
Procol Harum chronology
One More Time - Live in Utrecht 1992
The Well's on Fire
Live at Union Chapel
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Well's on Fire is the eleventh and last studio album by Procol Harum, released in 2003. The album was Matthew Fisher's last studio album with the band, and his last live release with them was Live at Union Chapel, recorded in December 2003 and including many of the songs from the studio album.

Track listing[edit]

All music by Gary Brooker and lyrics by Keith Reid, except where noted.

  1. "An Old English Dream"
  2. "Shadow Boxed"
  3. "A Robe of Silk"
  4. "The Blink of an Eye"
  5. "The VIP Room"
  6. "The Question" (Matthew Fisher, Keith Reid)
  7. "This World Is Rich (For Stephen Maboe)"
  8. "Fellow Travellers" - based on "Lascia Ch'io Pianga" by George Frideric Handel (Fisher, Reid)
  9. "The Wall Street Blues"
  10. "The Emperor's New Clothes"
  11. "So Far Behind"
  12. "Every Dog Will Have His Day" (Brooker, Fisher, Reid)
  13. "Weisselklenzenacht (The Signature)" (Fisher)


Cover Version[edit]

Les Fradkin covered "Fellow Travellers" as part of a Beyond the Pale compilation. It also appears in his 2006 release, Goin' Back.


  1. ^ Esch, Jim (2011). "The Well's on Fire - Procol Harum | AllMusic". Retrieved 12 August 2011. 

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