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Old 4th May 2015, 11:32 PM
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is from either the 'Theatre Of Death' tour (2009 - 2010), and Alice is performing 'Vengeance Is Mine', or it is from the 'No More Mr. Nice Guy' Tour (2011 - 2012), and he is performing 'The Black Widow'
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I need to up my game a bit, because we are potentially moving in less than three weeks time, and I am not sure if our new place will have internet access, and there is still a lot to be done with the Alice discography

So...onto side two of the 'Killer' Album

Track #5 is entitles 'You Drive Me Nervous ', and it is a solid rocker.

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards, Mini-Moog

03/08 - You Drive Me Nervous (Cooper, Bruce, Ezrin)



"Yeah, you seem so civilized
Your mama's tryin' to run your life
Your daddy's tryin' to pick your wife
Oh no

Yeah, you run around with all that hair
They just don't like those rags you wear
You say I'm gonna pack up my stuff
I'm gonna run away

And then you say
You drive me nervous, nervous
And then I said
You drive me nervous, nervous, nervous, oh
Nervous, nervous, nervous, nervous, whoa-oh-oh
Aaah

You're out of state, you're thrown in jail
You ain't got the bread to pay the bail
Your mom and papa come up and said
"Honey, where did we fail?"

And then you scream
You drive me nervous, nervous
And then I screamed
You drive me nervous, nervous, nervous, oh
Nervous, nervous, nervous, nervous, whoa-oh-oh

You drive me ne-ne-ne-nervous
Ne-ne-ne-nervous
You drive me nervous
Whoa"


Following that is 'Yeah Yeah Yeah', which for me is the weakest song on the album. Don't get me wrong - it's good, but not up to the standard of the others songs here

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards, Mini-Moog

06/08 - Yeah Yeah Yeah (Cooper, Bruce)



"You can be my slave and I'll be a stranger
We could be in passion, we could be in danger
Take you off the streets, put you under my wings, yeah,
You could pull my leg or anything
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Oh yeah

You could be the devil, you could be the saviour
Well I really can't tell by the way that your behavior
I'll take you off the boat put you under my wing
Yeah, you could pull my leg or anything
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Oh yeah

I don't know what you're playin'
Don't even know what you're sayin'
You gotta leave me alone
I'm gonna go on home

Aaoh, the things are gettin' tougher
Yeah, the things are gettin' rougher
This is Alice speakin'

(Suffer!)

Yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah

You could be the devil, you could be the saviour
Well I really can't tell by the way that your behavior
Take you off the streets, put you under my wings, yeah
Yyou could pull my leg or anything
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah"
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Old 5th May 2015, 09:04 AM
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The final two songs from 'Killer', and we have some good ones

Track # 7 is 'Dead Babies', which starts like a ballad. The tone created, is possibly the most ominous and creepy thing that you'll ever want to hear. Then, we hear a sound effect of a baby crying...

The song was quite controversial when first released, because it was perceived as making light of child abuse, while actually it is an anti-child abuse song

Pictures of Alice holding a doll on a sword are almost certainly from this song. Alice is quoted as saying "Just because I cut the heads off dolls, they say I must hate babies. But it's not true. I just hate dolls."

Alice Cooper - Vocals
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ

07/08/ Dead Babies (Cooper, Smith, Buxton, Bruce, Dunaway)



"Little Betty ate a pound of aspirin
She got them from the shelf upon the wall
Betty's mommy wasn't there to save her
She didn't even hear her baby call
(Waaah!)

Dead babies can take care of themselves
Dead babies can't take things off the shelf
Well we didn't want you anyway
Lalala-la, lalala-la, la la la

Daddy is an agrophile in Texas
Mommy's on the bar most every night
Little Betty's sleeping in the graveyard
Living there in burgundy and white

Dead babies can take care of themselves
Dead babies can't take things off the shelf
Well we didn't love you anyway
Lalala-la, lalala-la, la la la

Goodbye, Little Betty
Goodbye, Little Betty
So long, Little Betty
So long, Little Betty
Betty, so long

Dead babies can take care of themselves
Dead babies can't take things off the shelf
Well we didn't need you anyway
Lalala-la, lalala-la, la la la

Goodbye, Little Betty"


Sadly, as with 'Second Coming'/'The Ballad Of Dwight Frye' on 'Love It To Death', 'Dead Babies' ends quite abruptly here because it goes directly into the next song, 'Killer'

Alice Cooper - Vocals
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ

08/08/ Killer (Bruce, Dunaway)



"What did I do to deserve such a fate
I didn't really want to get involved in this thing
Someone handed me this gun and I
I gave it everything
Yeah, I gave it everything

I came into this life
Looked all around
I saw just what I liked and took what I found
Nothing came easy
Nothing came free
Nothing came all until they came after me

Yeah, yeah

Aaahhhhhhhh, aaahhhhhhhhhhhhh

( What did I do to deserve such a fate
I didn't really want to get involved in this thing
Someone handed me this gun and I
I gave it everything
I gave it everything - sigh)"


The killer tour finished at Wembley Empire Pool on June 30th, 1972, with support from Roxy Music. Tickets were 1:00!

This was the first tour where Alice used the 'clown' make-up instead of the 'spider eyes'

The gallows used were built by Warner bros. Prop department

The live show changed as it went along. The follow up album, 'School's Out', was being recorded during the tour, and the title track was added to the encore, first as a jammed idea during 'Long Way To Go' but later as a song in it`s own right.

Killer (original show) 1971
  • Instrumental Intro
  • Be My Lover
  • You Drive Me Nervous (Opener December 1st)
  • Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
  • I'm Eighteen
  • Halo of Flies
  • Is It My Body-My Very Own
  • Dead Babies
  • Killer
  • Long Way To Go-School's Out instrumental/
  • Under My Wheels

Killer (after School's Out was recorded) 1972
  • Instrumental Intro
  • Be My Lover
  • You Drive Me Nervous
  • Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
  • I'm Eighteen
  • Halo of Flies
  • Dead Babies
  • Killer
  • Long Way To Go
  • School's Out (normal version with vocals)
  • Is It My Body-My Very Own
  • Under My Wheels

There is a live recording taken from the 'Killer' tour, recorded on December 17th, 1971 at St. Louis included in the 'Old School' box set release
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Again, I have to ask "How do you follow up the release of an essential album? Easy - you release an equally essential album!

In 1972, the Alice Cooper Group were on top of the world, but while they could have recorded a collection of short hit single material, they continued to do it their way with another true classic mixing the hits with more complex material. This album went by the title 'Schools Out'

The album ran into problems due to the inclusion of a pair of paper panties (in pink, white or blue) which were included in initial copies of the LP in place of the usual inner sleeve as apparently they failed to comply with Trade Commission standards

The title, 'School's Out', came from an old Bowery Boys movie. entitled 'Angels In Disguise' (1948), while the song itself came when Alice was asked the question "What's the greatest three minutes of your life?". He replied: "There's two times during the year. One is Christmas morning, when you're just getting ready to open the presents. The greed factor is right there. The next one is the last three minutes of the last day of school when you're sitting there and it's like a slow fuse burning. I thought, 'If we can catch that three minutes in a song, it's going to be so big.'". It was!

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards, Mini-Moog

Producer - Bob Ezrin

The opening song is 'School's Out', and I'm sure I don;t need to tell anyone about it! alongside The Who's @My Generation', it is the ultimate teen anthem

The single reached #1 in the UK charts in August 1872, staying there for 3 weeks

Of course it is still part of the stage show, usually being played as the final song of the evening, accompanied by Alice throwing huge balloons into the audience!

I'm not going to bother giving a list of all the films and television shows which have used it as part of their soundtrack!

The idea of having children sing on the song came from producer Bob Ezrin - a trick he used again when he produced the Pink Floyd album 'The Wall', containing the song 'Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)'. As another strange connection here, Alice regularly performs 'Schools Out' as a medley, containing sections from 'ABITW(P2)'

01/09 - School's Out (Cooper, Bruce, Buxton, Dunaway, Smith)



"Well we got no choice
All the girls and boys
Makin all that noise
'Cause they found new toys
Well we can't salute ya, can't find a flag
If that don't suit ya that's a drag

School's out for summer
School's out forever
School's been blown to pieces

No more pencils
No more books
No more teacher's dirty looks

Well we got no class
And we got no principles
And we got no innocence
We can't even think of a word that rhymes

School's out for summer
School's out forever
My school's been blown to pieces

No more pencils
No more books
No more teacher's dirty looks

Out for summer
Out 'till fall
We might not go back at all

School's out forever
School's out for summer
School's out with fever
School's out completely"


The second song on the album is 'Luney Tune ', which features additional guitar from 'Rocking Reggie Vincent'

02/08 - Luney Tune (Dunaway, Cooper)



"I slipped into my jeans
Lead-hard and feelin' mean
I took a spit at the moon
It's all in this luney tune

Just a little insane
A couple shots, I can't feel no pain
Hey, where have I been?
And who are these scary men?

Is this all real?
Is this all necessary?
Or it this a joke?

Man, ya know
I don't regret at all
They locked me up for good
Pinned me against the wall

I can't find the exit
I quit lookin for doors
I stole a razor from the commissary
I just couldn't take it no more

I'm swimmin' in blood
Like a rat on a sewer floor
No longer insane
Just part of this crazy dream"
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Bit of a new thing here, people, because you are going to get three songs from 'Schools Out'

Tracks #3 & 4, 'Gutter Cats Vs. The Jets' and 'Street Fight' are connected. As you probably know by now, Alice loves 'The West Side Story'. He has already quoted from it on the album Easy Action. This song recreates a different rumble. Apparently, the Jets have other rivals - the Gutter Cats. This track begins quite softly with some guitar noodling. But then he starts to play a bit of a riff, and other instruments come in and join in the fun. What ensues is highly spirited and captures that bad attitude in a showtune way. In the middle, it begins quoting some lines from The West Side Story. This is a gas.

For the 'Street Fight', there are some sound bytes that recreates that confusion that resulted after the post-rumble in The West Side Story. People are running away, and you hear police sirens. An electric guitar loop and some excited drumming keep the spirit... This isn't even a minute long.

Alice even quotes from 'A Clockwork Orange' at the beginning of the song!

This is my favourite song on the album

You have probably noticed that this is the first time I have included a live clip as opposed to the usual album cut. This is because I couldn't find the audio of GCVsTJ AND Street Fight on YouTube.

This version is taken from the DVD release 'Alice Cooper Trashes The World', released in 1990, and recorded at the Birmingham NEC in 1989.

The touring band at this time consisted of:

Alice Cooper - vocals
Al Pitrelli - guitar
Pete Friesen - guitar
Derek Sherinian - keyboards
Tommy Caradonna - bass
Jonathan Mover - drums

while the album version was recorded by the usual line-up of

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards, Mini-Moog

03/09 - Gutter Cats Vs. The Jets (Buxton, Dunaway, Bernstein, Sondheim) / 04/09 - Street fight (Cooper, Bruce, Buxton, Dunaway, Smith)



"I went out cating, pussyfootin' around
'Till the break of dawn found me knocked out flat on my head
Some feline Kitty waved her tail my way
I just had to stay, I couldn't get the blood off my hands

She made my eyes bug out
Her tail stand up
And I ain't even in heat for a month

(Meow)

House cat
You really got it made
Sleepin' all night
A purrfect delight of day

Some feline beauty
Waved her tail my way
And I just had to stay
I couldn't get the blood off my bed

She made my eyes bug out
Her tail stand up
And I ain't even in heat for a month

(Meow...mrreow...meow! Meow! Meow!)

Some bad cats from 4th Street come down to our alley
Well we say that's cool, but just stay away from me and my boys
Eyes clash and claws slash and green-eyed fur goes flyin'
Midnight, Catfight, Neckbite, Die

When you're a Jet
You're a Jet all the way
From your first cigarette
Till your last dyin' day
When you're a Jet
Let 'em do what they can
Little boy, you got friends
You're a family man
The Jets are in gear
They're always well-respected
You're never alone
When company's expected
You're well-protected

Here come the Jets
Like a bat out of hell
Somone gets in our way
Someone don't look so well
When you're a Jet
You - Stay - A - Jet

(Pow!)"


Following that is 'Blue Turk' which is a catchy piece of jazz.

When asked about this song in 2007, bass guitarist Dennis Dunnaway said : "Occasionally the band warmed up for rehearsals with our own brand of beatnik type Jazz. I can't say that Brubeck was an influence, or that I was aware that Ezrin was a fan, but in those days, he was one of the only Jazz players to get airplay on mainstream radio, and his Jazz was the cool kind, which is what we aimed ours to emulate. Glen was on the same wavelength with the session horn players that Ezrin had called in. They were the genuine deal and Glen loved their ability to play by sheer feel, which they all did together when they laid down the solo tracks".

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards, Mini-Moog

05/09 - Blue Turk (Bruce, Cooper)



"(Hot)
I'm lazy, you know it
I'm ready for the second show
Amazin' thing growin'
Just waitin' for the juice to flow

But you're so very picturesque
You're so very cold
Tastes like roses on your breath
But graveyards on your soul

I'm hurtin', I'm wantin'
I'm achin' for another go
You're squirmin' wet, baby
Nothin' bad comin' very slow
And it's burnin' holes in me

You're so very picturesque
You're so very cold
It tastes like roses on your breath
But graveyards on your soul

(Whoa-ooh)
(Mm!)

One spastic explosion
Two pressure-cookers go insane
It makes me act crazy
I shiver but I love this game

You're so very ordinary
You're so very lame
Tastes like whiskey on your lips
And earthworms rule your brain"
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Two more songs from 'Schools Out'

We are now on side two, the first track is 'My Stars'

This version comes from the 'Good To See You Again, Alice Cooper' live DVD

The studio version ends with the phrase 'Klaatu Barada Nikto' from the film 'The Day The Earth Stood Still'

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ

06/09 - My Stars (Cooper, Ezrin)



"My stars, so far
No one's callin' me home
Space brain vagabond
Living on my own

Come on ye faithful
You know all you people should come to me
I'll make you arms work
And I'll make your legs work
I'll make you see
Ladada dadada dadada dadada da da da
Whoa, yeah

Well I swear by the air I'll be made to breathe
You'll pay very dear for this vanishing deed
The power alone stored in my little hand
Could melt the Eiffel Tower
Turn the Sphinx into sand
(Whoa)
(Whoooooa)

Oh no
Thar she blows
Spreadin' crazy news
All night
Cannonball
Loves to light the fuse

And everyone blows up
And nobody grows up
To fill Dad's shoes
But that doesn't matter
'Cause no little boys really wanted to
Ladada dadada dadada dadada da da dum
Whoa bodobo bo bo

I stare at the score line
I stare at the fault line
I see a funnel back there
I think I see a crack there
Landscapes alive
And it's movin' my feet
All I need's a Holocaust
To make my day complete
Ooooooooooh, oh

[Voice-over from the film "The Day The Earth Stood Still."]
(Klaatu Barada Nikto)
(Klaatu Barada Nikto)"


Next up is 'Public Animal #9', in which the band play Motown!

07/0 - Public Animal #9 (Bruce, Cooper)



"(Hey hey hey, yeah)
(Hey hey hey)

Me and G.B.
We ain't never gonna confess
We cheated at the math test
We carved some dirty words on our desk
Well now it's time for recess
Old man waitin' by the monkey bars
Tradin' all his ball cards
And they promised him a gold star
And they told him he could go far

Hey Mr. Bluelegs
Where are you takin' me?
I'm like a lifer
In the state penitentiary
If I keep my nose clean
I won't get my eye shined
But I'm proud to be
Public Animal Number Nine

License plates are, are runnin' out of my ears
I'd give a month of cigarettes for just a couple of lousy beers
Or even a bottle of real cheap wine
But that's the price you pay to be
Public Animal Number Nine, Number Nine
(Ooooh!)

Hey Mrs. Cranston
Where are you takin' me?
Feel like a lifer
In the state penitentiary
She wanted an Einstein
But she got a Frankenstein
Yeah, I'm proud to be
Public Animal Number Nine

(Aaow!)
Public Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Nine Nine
Public Animal Number Nine Number Nine
Number Nine Number Nine
Number Nine , Number Nine
Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Nine Nine
Public Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Nine
Errrrrrrrrrrrgh
Public Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Nine
Public Animal Number Number Nine Nine
Public Animal Naaaaaaaagh"
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And now we come to the end of 'Schools Out'

The penultimate track is entitled 'Alma Mater' and it is the perfect end to the school theme of the album

Once again there is a nod of the head to a previous song, with the "I wanna get out of here" line from "The Ballad Of Dwight Frye"

The song mentions both Camelback and Cortez high school`s. This is because everyone in the band went to Cortez, apart from Neal Smith, who attended Camelback

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ

08/09 - Alma Mater (Smith)



"Rain is falling down my cheek
Searching for the sea
Tomorrow, like the rain
I'll be back home again

I watch the bus
As it pulls out of view
Someday like that bus
I will be leavin' too

But you know
It breaks my heart
To leave you
Camelback
My high school

And now, alone
Cryin' in my beer
'Cause old friends said "Goodbye"
I guess I'll be leavin too

But you know
It breaks my heart
To leave you
Cortez
I'll miss you

Yes I will
Yes I will
You know I will

Yes I will
Yes I will
You know I will

Well so long (so long)
Everybody (everybody)
I hope that I would see you again (again)
Goodbye (goodbye)
Everybody (everybody)
I finally grew up
They finally let me out of school

Hey, remember the time - 'member the time
We took that snake and we, we put it down little Betsy's dress?
Now I don't think Miss Axelrod was much impressed
Now I don't think Miss Axelrod was much impressed
Well I don't think Miss Axelrod was much impressed

Oh, goodbye (goodbye)
Everybody (everybody)
I hope that I would see you again (again)
So long (so long)
Everybody (everybody)
How do you like that
They finally let me out of school
Goodbye (goodbye)
Ah, I wanna get out of here (So long)
They let me out of school ( I finally got out of school)
How 'bout that, uh?
Goodbye
Hey, goodbye, guys
Maybe I'll see -
Maybe I'll see you around some time, uh?
'Ey, don't make a stranger of yourself, uh?
Remember the Coop, uh?
May -
I ho -
I hope - you don't - forget me or nothin'
Goodbye"


The final song on the album is 'Grande Finale'', which is an instrumental.

To celebrate the release and success of the album, the band held a press party at Chessington Zoo, south of London. However, apparently the stripper they had hired for the party wasn't very good, so Stacia, the exotic dancer for 'Hawkwind', was happy to takeover!

09/09- Grande Finale (David, Bernstein, Ezrin, Cooper, Smith, Dunaway, Buxton, Bruce))



"Pow"

The UK tour to promote 'Schools Out' consisted of a date at the Scotland Green's Playhouse, Glasgow on Nov 10th, 1972...and that was it! Review

This was to be the last time that the Alice Cooper Group appeared live in the UK. As a solo artiste, Alice would return three years later in 1975 for the 'Welcome To My Nightmare' tour, but more of that later

A sample setlist for the 'School's Out' tour consisted of:
  • Instrumental Intro
  • Public animal # 9
  • Caught in a Dream
  • Under My Wheels
  • Be My Lover
  • I'm Eighteen
  • Is It My Body-My Very Own
  • Halo of Flies
  • Gutter Cat Vs The Jets
  • Street Fight
  • Killer
  • Long Way To Go (which was later replaced with 'Elected')
  • School's Out

*Note - in revisiting this album, I think I might have been a bit hasty in describing it as being essential. Yes, there are some very good songs on it, but on the whole, I was disappointed. One to buy, absolutely, but there are other albums which are consistently better by the band
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'Billion Dollar Babies', released in 1973, was the most successful album recorded by The Alice Cooper Group. It reached #1 in both the UK and US charts

It is an absolute classic from start to finish, and contains many songs which are still part of the live set

It was also the first album by the band I got!

Alice Cooper - Vocals and Harmonica
Neal Smith - Drums and Vocals
Dennis Dunaway - Bass and Vocals
Glen Buxton - Lead Guitar ('possibly only on Generation Landslide' but he did the orgasmic vocals on 'I Love The Dead')
Michael Bruce - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Piano and Organ
Bob Ezrin - Keyboards
Mick Mashbir - Guitar

Producer - Bob Ezrin

The opening song is 'Hello, Horray', which is a cover, originally recorded as a folk song by Judy Collins

01/10 - Hello Horray (Kempf))



"Hello! Hooray!
Let the show begin, I've been ready.
Hello! Hooray!
Let the lights grow dim, I've been ready.

Ready as this audience that's coming here to dream.
Loving every second, every moment, every scream,
I've been waiting so long to sing my song
And I've been waiting so long for this thing to come.
Yeah. I've been thinking so long I was the only one.

Roll out, Roll out
With your American dream and its recruits, I've been ready.
Roll out, Roll out
With your circus freaks and hula hoops, I've been ready.

Ready as this audience that's coming here to dream.
Loving every second, every moment, every scream,
I've been waiting so long to sing my song
And I've been waiting so long for this thing to come.
Yeah - I've been thinking so long I was the only one.

I can stand here strong and thin.
I can laugh when this thing begins.

God, I feel so strong.
I feel so strong.
I'm so strong.
I feel so strong.
So strong.
God, I feel so strong,
I am so strong.
(repeat adlib to fade)"


This is followed by Raped and Freezin' (Bruce, Cooper), which is more traditional Alice Cooper

02/10 - Raped And Freezin (Bruce, Cooper)



"Finally got a ride, this old broad down from Santa Fe.
She was a real go-getter.
She drawled so sweetly, "I think, child, that things'll get better."
We pulled off the highway, night black as a widow.
"Yeah, I read the Bible," she said, "I wanna know of you."

Hey, I think I got a live one
Hey, I think I found a live one
Hey, Hey, I think I got a live one
Yeah, Yeah, I think I got a live one.

Oh,
Ok boys,

Felt like I was hit by a diesel or a greyhound bus.
She was no baby-sitter.
"Eee, now sugar, never thought you'd be a quitter."
I opened the back door, she was greedy.
I ran through the desert, she was chasin'.
No time to get dressed so I was naked, stranded in Chihuahua.

Hey, I think I got a live one
Hey, yeah I got a live one
Hey, hey, hey, I think I got a live one
Hey, oh, I got a live one

Hey, I think I got a live one
Hey, yeah I got a live one
Hey, hey, hey, I think I got a live one
Hey, oh, I got a live one

Alone, raped and freezin'
Alone cold and sneezin'
Alone down in Mexico
Alone.
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Good stuff Suzi.

Nice and informative.
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Good stuff Suzi.

Nice and informative. Quite an undertaking as well.
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