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Joanna Newsom

Occident (5:31)

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Mercy me, the night is long.
Take my pen, to write you this song.

Lord: is it harder to carry on,

Joanna Newsom - Occident Lyrics


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  • "i will wait for you alongside the ocean"
  • The way she sings "I wait, while I decryyyyy the waaait" is one of my favorite moments on the album
  • The first melody is so haunting
  • The crack in her voice is one of my favourite Joanna Newsom moments. [2]
  • This song is one of my favorites from the album. It deserves more love!
  • I think this song gets overlooked. It's great/
  • I remember the intro of this song startling me upon hearing it for the first time. "MERCY MEEEEEE THE NIGHT IS LONG...." As it progressed, I thought the drum arrangements were horrible, and almost abruptly added into this song. Needless to say, i love it now.
  • It took me so long to really get into this song, but I am hooked. <3
  • best song i've heard in a while
  • Wow, this track stands out for me; but then again there are so many on this album....

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