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HOT FREAKS - Week 42
Carry On Bag
A hodgepodge of boombox demos, roughs and some totally unheard songs.
Track 1: Intro outtake from Sweating The Plague
Track 2: "Difficult"
Track 3: "Vaseline"
Track 4: "Just Keep Moving Along"
Track 5: "It Will Come (And When It Does It Will Be Mine)" (Robert Pollard rough w/ guitar & vocals only)
Track 6: "(To Each His Own) Zone"
Track 7: "Original Pink Drink"
Track 8: "Wine Party"
Track 9: "Gather Your Judgements"
Track 10: "Finger Gang" (original version recorded in Mitch Mitchell's garage. Robert Pollard on guitar/vocals, Mitch Mitchell on drums)
Track 11: "She Saw The Shadow"
Track 12: "Dr. Time" (Robert Pollard rough w/ guitar & vocals only)
Track 13: "New Destination" (Robert Pollard, Jim Pollard, Mitch Mitchell - recorded in the snakepit)
MP3 or WAV download.