Boot Stamping on a Human Face Forever

The Empire Strikes First, Bad Religion

Contributors
Vocals: Greg Graffin
Guitar: Brett Gurewitz
Bass: Jay Bentley
Guitar: Greg Hetson
Guitar: Brian Baker
Drums: Brooks Wackerman
Lyrics

Drop dead it doesn't matter what she said
It only hurts when I laugh she said
Sometimes its never a crime to spend the day in bed
She made certain that the curtains were red to dream better by the light they would shed
She leaned back, tilted her head and this is what she said
You can't win! Think it over again
I can't win! Look at the trouble I'm in
We can't win! And we're stuck here together
Yeah I hope it will last forever
Don't ever dare to hope he said
So I'm never let down too bad

I know there's nowhere to go so I'll just stay here instead
He knew better than to pull on a thread
They unravel like the thoughts in his head

He looked out, it filled him with dread and this is what he said
You can't win! Think it over again
I can't win! Look at the trouble I'm in
We can't win! And we're stuck here together
Yeah I hope it will last forever
With good books and looks on their side and hearts bursting with national pride
They sang songs and went along for the ride and the other side complied
They said "Hey man where do you reside?" and "Could it be Mother Superior lied?"
And "Is it possible too many have died?" it's only natural to reply
You can't win! Think it over again
I can't win! Look at the trouble I'm in
We can't win! And we're stuck here together
Yeah I hope it will last forever

Upcoming Shows

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  1. 3.24.2020
    Riverside, CA
    Riverside Municipal Auditorium
  2. 3.26.2020
    Los Angeles, CA
    Hollywood Palladium
  3. 3.27.2020
    Las Vegas, NV
    Brooklyn Bowl at the Linq Promenade
  4. 3.28.2020
    Tempe, AZ
    Marquee Theatre
  5. 3.30.2020
    Denver, CO
    Mission Ballroom

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Gather ‘round with @DoctorGraffin for ‘Christmas Songs’ - https://t.co/hRI4dO9DGs! You can also stream the album at… https://t.co/2nUWwZedDb

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Jay talks to @rnz_news prior to our show in Auckland this Wednesday December 4 at Power Station... https://t.co/gUI2YNtxH9

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More news on the Spain/Portugal shows. @OFFICIALSTIG, @Millencolin and @Blowfuse will join us on our 40 years anni… https://t.co/IxttQw39yI

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Acclaimed Los Angeles punk rock band Bad Religion's new album entitled Age of Unreason is out now on Epitaph Records. Since the group’s ...

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Ahh, time for some holiday fun. Enjoy! https://t.co/FuDYAUCPIX

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Well, I'll be damned...
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@badreligion

Our friends @AltPress are all about it! Thanks pals! 😍 https://t.co/VHo4uMrhwE

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@badreligion

EXTRA EXTRA READ ALL ABOUT IT! https://t.co/fM6dfcQCvA

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@badreligion

Do What You Want - An autobiographical account of us! Available for pre-order in all the usual places. Written with… https://t.co/0XoUzFRHjD

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@badreligion

Ahh, time for some holiday fun. Enjoy! https://t.co/FuDYAUCPIX

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@badreligion

Well, I'll be damned...
Bad Religion and Alkaline Trio to tour together Spring 2020, tickets on sale Friday, Decemb… https://t.co/ZU4AXvt2xe

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@badreligion

Gather ‘round with @DoctorGraffin for ‘Christmas Songs’ - https://t.co/hRI4dO9DGs! You can also stream the album at… https://t.co/2nUWwZedDb

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@badreligion

Jay talks to @rnz_news prior to our show in Auckland this Wednesday December 4 at Power Station... https://t.co/gUI2YNtxH9

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@badreligion

More news on the Spain/Portugal shows. @OFFICIALSTIG, @Millencolin and @Blowfuse will join us on our 40 years anni… https://t.co/IxttQw39yI

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Here’s a message from Brian on our upcoming 40 year anniversary shows in Spain + Portugal. https://t.co/5AnV0dxyzc

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Excited to announce we’ll be playing 7 special 40 year anniversary shows in Spain + Portugal.
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