The Rope Song

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Devo ( /ˈdiːvoʊ/, originally /diːˈvoʊ/) is an American punk rock/New Wave band formed in 1972 consisting of members from Kent and Akron, Ohio. The classic line-up of the band includes two sets of brothers, the Mothersbaughs (Mark and Bob) and the Casales (Gerald and Bob), along with Alan Myers. The band had a No. 14 Billboard chart hit in 1980 with the single "Whip It", and has maintained a cult following throughout its existence. Their style over time has shifted between punk, art rock, post-punk, and New Wave. Their music and stage show mingle kitsch science fiction themes, deadpan surrealist humor, and mordantly satirical social commentary. Their often discordant pop songs feature unusual synthetic instrumentation and time signatures that have proven influ… more »


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1991
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I found a girl with a pretty face
I tied a rope around her waist
I know when she's in and when
She goes out
Well there ain't nothing to guess about
She covers her ears when i play my guitar
She runs away but not very far
Just push a button - retractable cord
I pull her back when i get bored
One word from her and she'd be free
But she's exactly where she wants to be
Magnetic Madonna she glows in the night
Reciprocal pull, i flow to her light
Woman i am bound to you
But what do i want to do?
Woman what do i want?

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Written by: GERALD V. CASALE

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