Album: Evil Empire (1996)
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  • Turn on tha radio, nah fuck it turn it off
    Fear is your only god on the radio
    Nah fuck it, turn it off
    Turn it off, turn on tha radio, nah fuck it turn it off
    Fear is your only god on the radio
    Nah fuck it, your saviour's my guillotine, crosses and kerosene

    Merge on tha networks, slangin' nerve gas
    Up jump tha boogie then bang, let 'em hang
    While tha paraniod try ta stuff tha void
    Let's capture this AM mayhem
    Undressed, and blessed by tha Lord
    Tha power pendulum swings by tha umbilical cord
    Shock around tha clock, from noon 'til noon
    Men grabbin' they mics, and stuff 'em into tha womb
    Terror's tha product ya push
    Well I'm a truth addict, oh shit I gotta headrush
    Sheep tremble an here come tha votes
    Thrown from tha throat, new cages an scapegoats
    Undressed and blessed by tha Lord
    Tha same devil that ran around Managua wit a sword
    Check out tha new style that Ollie found
    I tune in wit a bullet ta shut down tha devil sound
    Shut down tha devil sound
    Tha program of Vietnow
    Shut down tha devil sound

    Turn on the radio, nah fuck it turn it off
    Fear is your only god on the radio
    Nah fuck it, turn it off
    Turn it off, turn on the radio, nah fuck it turn it off
    Fear is your only god on the radio
    Nah fuck it, your saviour's my guillotine, crosses and kerosene

    Flex tha cerebellum, fire, uh!
    Somebody gotta shell 'em
    These evil angels lists, hittin' tha AM playlist
    Paid ta say this
    That one inhuman, illegal, single woman
    Tha one wit out a room
    The transmissions wippin' our backs
    Yeah, comin' down like bats from Stacy Coon
    Terror's tha product ya push
    Well I'm a truth addict, oh shit I gotta headrush
    Tha sheep tremble an here come tha votes
    Thrown from tha throat, new cages and scapegoats
    One caution tha mics a detonator unwound
    Ta shut down tha devil sound
    Shut down tha devil sound
    Check tha heads bow in vietnow
    Shut down tha devil sound

    Is all tha world jails and churches?
    Is all tha world jails and churches?
    Is all tha world jails and churches?
    Is all tha world jails and churches?
    Is all tha world jails and churches?

    Radio, nah fuck it, turn it off
    Fear is your only god on tha radio
    Nah fuck it, turn it off
    Turn it off, turn on tha radio, nah fuck it turn it off
    Fear is your only god on tha radio
    Nah fuck it, your savior's my guillotine, crosses and kerosene

    Fear is your, fear is your, fear is your only god
    Fear is your, fear is your, fear is your only god
    Fear is your, fear is your, fear is your only god
    Fear is your, fear is your, fear is your only god Writer/s: Brad J Wilk, Timothy Commerford, Tom Morello, Zack M De La Rocha
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 9

  • Mike from Selden, Nythe wanton song and this song are not the same. the fast riff you're probably refering to in the wanton song is played with a G and its octive where as vietnow is played along the E scale, however both riffs root themselves on the (low) E string. Perhaps most similar aspect between the two is that their tempos are both between 108 and 110 beats per minute and both played with sixteenth notes.
  • J.d. from Detroit, MiI am not very adept with lyics, which is why I always carry a book of them.

    I am most unfamiliar with R.A.M., but this song makes me want to learn more about them. As a frequently protest musician, I need to know the melody and chord structure, so anyone who can help me there, please do so.
    -J.D., Detroit
  • Sam from Cambridge, Ontario, Canadai think when Jamie says "they" he means rage; and that rage is against "fascist pigs", but he put the hyphen in the wrong spot.
  • Nick from Putnam, CtAnybody else thing the riff in this song is borrowed from Zeppelin's The Wanton Song?
  • Matt from Sulechow, PolandThis song is totally crushing, I just love listening to it, it's extremely powerful. The bass and guitar background, together with the quite simple (but great) rythmical pattern, create a perfect mixture - the song just flooows:-)
  • John from Glasgow, Scotlandwhen you talk about anti-fascist pigs, who do you mean? rage?
  • Jamie Jay from West Oxfordshire, EnglandThey aren't anti white they are anti fascist-pigs and that isn't always the same thing, in fact who am i to tell you who they are against?
  • Jamie Jay from West Oxfordshire, EnglandI like the bit when Y.Tim.K shouts 'huh' over and over again ( off the beet) while Brad Wilk does a smart little rhythmical trip-up on the drums.
  • Jamie Jay from West Oxfordshire, EnglandWhen he says 'coming down like bats from Stacey Coon' it sound like 'bats from Stacey Coonan!'
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