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Primus – Over The Electric Grapevine lyrics

They headed southward from San Francisco to be with Chuckles and the others
With electric in the air and peroxide in their hair they looked like golden brothers

They drove a Datsun, an automatic, the radio blaring static
He made a face into the light and burst out laughing at the sight
The hysteria ensuing would dominate the night

From all the candy, the seats were sticky as they were drawn into the grapevine
Then "Introduce Yourself" came on as they barrelled through the fog
The demon puffing madly on a mentholated log
They were tired, they were sleepy, so they parked behind the Roxy
Adam left to use the phone, so he sat there all alone
When Adam's voice come beaming through on the radio
He started laughing, he started laughing, he sterted...

Viva le France, Viva le France

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    This song is good. Went to a Primus concert. And it was about a trip when les claypool and his pal were on a drug trip. He was driving Dotson an automatic as les apparently cannot drive stick. And then all the guys were laughing at everything again, because they were high as all hell so it was a very good concept for the song. And as he says, well, sorry dad.
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