Dead Beat Descendant [Live]

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The Fall are an English post-punk band, formed in Prestwich, Greater Manchester, in 1976. With an ever-changing line up, the group essentially consists of its founder and only constant member, Mark E. Smith, who has said "If it's me and your granny on bongos, then it's [the] Fall". First associated with the late 1970s punk movement, the band's music has evolved through numerous stylistic changes, often concurrently with changes in the group's membership. The Fall's music is characterised by repetition, an abrasive guitar-driven sound, and is always underpinned by Smith's often cryptic lyrics, described by critic Steve Huey as "abstract poetry filled with complicated wordplay, bone-dry wit, cutting social observations, and general misanthropy." more »


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Here's a dance that is pure hell
Enter at your peril
Take five deadbeat steps, do a stroll
Act like you just got outta jail
You must be repellent
Dance deadbeat descendant

Dead beat descendant (descendant) shout!

Come back here
Come back here 

Turn left side and shout "come back here!"
Then hot-tail it right outta there
You are now descendant
You are now descendant 

Dead beat descendant, shout! 

Make out your head is in a bell
And you got a man on your trail
And you are descendant
Of a vicious criminal 

Dead beat descendant's

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Written by: Brix Smith, Mark Edward Smith

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