Icky Thump

Album: Icky Thump (2007)
Charted: 2 26
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    Icky thump
    Who'da thunk?
    Sittin' drunk on a wagon to Mexico
    Ah well
    What a chump
    Well my head got a bump
    When I hit it on the radio
    Redhead señorita
    Lookin' dead
    Came and said
    Need a bed in Español
    I said, gimme a drink of water
    I'm gonna sing around the collar
    And I don't need a microphone
    Icky thump
    With a lump in my throat
    Grabbed my coat
    And I was freaking
    I was ready to go!
    And I swear besides the hair
    She had one white eye
    One blank stare
    Lookin' up, lyin' there
    On the stand near her hand
    Was a candy cane
    Black rum, sugar cane
    Dry ice, (and) something strange
    La la la la la la la la la la
    White Americans
    What, nothing better to do?
    Why don't you kick yourself out?
    You're an immigrant too
    Who's usin' who?
    What should we do?
    Well, you can't be a pimp
    And a prostitute too
    Icky thump
    Handcuffed to a bunk
    Robbed blind
    Looked around
    And there was nobody else
    Left alone
    I hit myself with a stone
    Went home
    And learned how to clean up after myself Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind
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Comments: 12

  • Guy from Benson, NcI've never understood the appeal of these 2. He's a very run of the mill player and she plays drums on the level of Mickey Dolenz from the Monkees.
  • Drew from Bateville, Inthe best guitar riff of 2007 (the year it was released)
  • Megan from Stevenson, AlOMG! This song is CRAZY! I love The White Stripes!! Geez...Jack can play the crap outta that guitar!!!
  • Ben from Rohnert Park, Casounds like a led zeppelin song
  • Lilbasschick from Los Angeles, CaActually there are a lot of girl drummers, they just aren't famous.
  • Allie from Pine Knob, Mivery interesting song. So simple but pieced together to be very, very intricate!!!!!!!!
    i love the synthisizers!!!
    Meg White is the best!!!
    one of the few female drummers around
  • Emily from Abingdon, VaThank you Luke! I had been wondering what that was!
  • Luke from Sarasota, FlThe synthisizer used was the Univox, one of the first anolog Synthisizers. It dates way back to 1946 and can only play one note at a time - if a chord is played, it comes out broken down and as several notes played in succesion.
  • Ronoc from Flint, Mijolly awesome song
  • Hunter from Marshamellow, Vathis is a vey good song, i love the guitar/elctric keyboard/syntisyzer
  • Kiran from Shelton, Ctgood but overrated. hes written better
  • Zach from Springfield, OhThe effects sound like they come from a Clavioline. Its a very early electronic keyboard. But it also might be from a pitch- shifted guitar effect.
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