Dead (track) by Pixies
Dead appears on the following album(s) by Pixies:
- Doolittle (track #6) (this album) (1989)
- Death To The Pixies (track #24) (compilation) (1997)
- Pixies At The BBC (track #3) (1998)
- Live: Malibu Nightclub, Lido Beach, NY, 31 July '89 (track #6) (2017)
- Minotaur (track #27) (compilation) (2009)
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Amazing track. Nothing sounds like this on the planet
I think the Pixies just invented math rock...
Any indie rock song that accuses someone of being a "crazy baby bathsheba" over a metallic, rolling, screeching Joey Santiago guitar riff has to be pretty good.
Not the best on the album, but still a nice track :)
IMO,l it's a bad song done well.
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This sound like White Stripes, Strokes, and the soft dark Pixies side
This song stood out to me
Reminds me a lot of The White Stripes. Really interesting twists and turns here.
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