20 minutes of metal machine music is pretty impressive. My recollection is that Reed was ticked off so just went into the studio and turned on all the equipment, then left. This might be a joke someone was telling me that I was to stoned to get.
Not entirely unrelated to the above, I'm going through a punk phase these days, no idea why: "Into the Valley" by the Skids, "Police Truck" by The Dead Kennedys, "Suspect Device" by Stiff Little Fingers...
Last year I took a sudden liking to Alice in Chains, today it seems to be The Offspring. I blame Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4.
So, without further ado, the three main Offspring tunes I've been listening to, in chronological order (interestingly the same order I discovered them):
From 1989's The Offspring:
From 1992's Ignition:
From 1994's Smash:
Final note: That "Christmas Songs" cover is hilarious. It might be the juxtaposition of the serious "BAD RELIGION" logo, followed by "Christmas Songs". Maybe it's the boy. Maybe it's me going mad.
Looking at these stars suddenly dwarfed my own troubles and all the gravities of terrestrial life. I thought of their unfathomable distance, and the slow inevitable drift of their movements out of the unknown past into the unknown future. H.G. Wells
Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect. Chief Seattle