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Gnarly Song Titles

May 8, 2009
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Neon Meate Dreams of a Octofish

Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis

Over the Electric Grapevine

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

Positively 4th Street

Ride ’em Jewboy

Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle

Dying Crapshooter’s Blues

Kris Kringle Was a Car Thief

Golgi Apparatus

I am Trying to Break Your Heart

Telephone Call From Istanbul

Floater (Too Much to Ask) (EWW — ed.)

Black Angel Death Song

I Don’t Believe in the Sun

They Ain’t Makin’ Jews Like Jesus Anymore

Gimme Some Money

Tired Hippo

This Wheel’s on Fire

Girl You Have No Faith in Medicine

A Few Words in Defense of Our Country

16 Shells from a Thirty-Ought Six

Return to Hot Chicken

Stuck Inside of Mobile With the Memphis Blues Again

Moby Octopad

Emulsified

Many of Nick Cave’s Songs (this is not a song title, but a reference to an oeuvre – other ed.)

Spizzle Trunk

Orange Rolls and Angel Spit

God Isn’t Real

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25 Comments leave one →
  1. David permalink
    May 8, 2009 4:10 pm

    This is too much of a distraction for me at the moment. I will have to hold off for a bit.

    Get Behind The Mule

    There’s one.

  2. David permalink
    May 8, 2009 4:57 pm

    Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys

    That might be the ultimate.

  3. David permalink
    May 8, 2009 4:57 pm

    Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys

    That might be the ultimate.

  4. May 8, 2009 5:00 pm

    Banana Pudding
    Eat Steak
    Cowboys from Hell
    Stars That Play With Laughing Sam’s Dice
    Dirty Old Egg Suckin’ Dog
    Jerry Was A Race Car Driver
    Thunder Kiss ’65

  5. Jojo permalink
    May 8, 2009 9:21 pm

    the shoes of the fisherman’s wife are some jive ass slippers.

  6. Jojo permalink
    May 8, 2009 9:22 pm

    the wheels on the bus go round and round

  7. Steve B permalink
    May 8, 2009 9:55 pm

    Put the Coke on My Dick

  8. Steve B permalink
    May 8, 2009 9:55 pm

    Put the Coke on My Dick

  9. David permalink
    May 8, 2009 10:20 pm

    Slave to the Traffic Light.

  10. David permalink
    May 8, 2009 10:22 pm

    Pasties and A G-String.

  11. Steve B permalink
    May 8, 2009 10:24 pm

    others of note

    Smack My Bitch Up
    Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots Part 1&2
    One Nation Under a Groove
    Warm Beer, Cold Women
    Sex is Violent
    I Gotta Get Drunk
    Jesus Doesnt Want me for a Sunbeam
    Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun
    Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth With Money in My Hand
    Beans

  12. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:21 pm

    Mr. Crowley

  13. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:32 pm

    Comfortably Numb
    I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man
    Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
    Mr. Mustache

  14. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:34 pm

    Being Drunk’s a Lot Like Loving You
    Come Baby Come
    Cum on Everybody
    Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
    Like a Virgin
    N.I.G.G.A (Never Ignorant About Getting Goals Accomplished)

  15. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:35 pm

    The Sacred And Profane

    the smashing pumpkins have a bunch actually

  16. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:37 pm

    Sympathy For The Devil

  17. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:41 pm

    The Unfaithful Servant

  18. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:42 pm

    War on War

  19. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:43 pm

    Willie & The Hand Jive

  20. Dan permalink
    May 8, 2009 11:44 pm

    I’m a big fan of N.I.G.G.A (Never Ignorant About Getting Goals Accomplished)

  21. Aleksei permalink
    May 9, 2009 3:54 am

    ok, so i went a little overboard:

    Enjoy your worries, you may never have them again
    Gigantic Dancing Human Machine
    Idiot Joy Showland, The Man Whose Head Exploded, and many other titles by The Fall
    Exquisite Dead Guy
    Bonita Applebum
    Götterdammerung (i know, not the title of a single song… but fucking gnarly)
    Wrong ’em boyo
    December 1952 (all the Earle Brown “Folio” pieces are named this way – I think it’s cool)
    Yo Shakespeare
    Meet James Ensor
    Bitches Brew
    Wave of Mutilation
    Your Southern Can Is Mine
    Looks Like I’m Up Shit Creek Again
    S is For Evrysing
    Ballet Mécanique
    The Earth Died Screaming
    Bring My Car I Feel To Smash It
    You Never Give Me Your Money
    Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle
    Territorial Pissings
    It Serve You Right to Suffer
    Dry Humping The American Dream, Snarling Wrath of Angry Gods, The Polka of Doom, and other titles by Gutbucket
    Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
    Youth Culture Killed My Dog
    Epistrophy
    Sugar on My Tongue
    Exhuming McCarthy

  22. steve b permalink
    May 9, 2009 2:28 pm

    caress me down

  23. Daft Greg permalink
    May 10, 2009 12:41 am

    One Million Billionth of a Millisecond on a Sunday Morning

  24. John the Skeptic permalink
    May 10, 2009 11:56 am

    (Your Love Is Like) Nuclear Waste

  25. On the Internet permalink
    May 11, 2009 6:13 am

    Where Dem Dollars At

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