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This song was basically built around a single riff. It runs for over 7 minutes, most of which is an intense jamming session.
The song is about the "evil" of big government and the restrictions political forces can put on society.
This was the only song on Cosmo's Factory that was not previously released as a single. (thanks, Mike - Hueytown, AL, for all above)
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?
Into the vaults for this talk with Bolton from the '80s when he was a focused on writing songs for other artists.
One of the most successful songwriters in the business, Desmond co-wrote "Livin' La Vida Loca," "Dude (Looks Like A Lady)" and "Livin' On A Prayer."