Chimaera

Generator (Re-Issue), Bad Religion

Contributors
Vocals: Greg Graffin
Guitar: Brett Gurewitz
Bass: Jay Bentley
Guitar: Greg Hetson
Drums: Bobby Schayer
Lyrics

You took a time bomb
and a case of crackers
and you made a maelstrom of organic debris
then you took a work bench
and a rusty anvil
and you polished them for everyone to see
you have created an unhealthy monster
but you're nowhere but nowhere to be found
so I guess I'll just cope with my provisions
from now until the day they lay me down
you took a baboon
and made him perfect
you took a lion
and stripped him of his pride
then you took a million more varieties
a scalpel and a sartory
and you stitched up a horrible surprise
you have created an unsocial monster
and you're searched for all over the globe
and most believe that things would sure be
better
if you'd come down here and tell us what you
know
who is to blame for this?
someone tell me please
His handiwork is flawed
and it's there for all to see
mutations, aberrations and blatant anomalies
they multiply and give rise to this...monstrosity
you took the most abundant smallest bits of
matter
and you instilled them with affinity
and then you stratified accumulations
weeded out bad variations
and blended up your unique recipe
you have created a powerful monster
with direction and purpose all its own
and if you were here
would things be any different?
or are you just a mosaic of thoughts alone?

Upcoming Shows

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  1. 3.26.2021
    Los Angeles, CA
    Hollywood Palladium
  2. 5.14.2021
    Santiago De Compostela, Spain
    Pavillón Multiusos Fontes do Sar
  3. 5.15.2021
    Madrid, Spain
    WiZink Center Ring
  4. 5.16.2021
    Lisbon, Portugal
    ALTICE ARENA - SALA TEJO
  5. 5.18.2021
    Málaga, Spain
    Sala París 15

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Artist Bio

Bad Religion

Bad Religion

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 formative years …

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“What Are We Standing For” is an outtake from ‘Age Of Unreason'. It is one of support and compassion for profession… https://t.co/lpN6uJ7zMs

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Do What You Want available for pre-order @Waterstones in UK territories! Release day November 12, 2020. Oi! https://t.co/vqeiLdAhNI

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@badreligion

“What Are We Standing For” is an outtake from ‘Age Of Unreason'. It is one of support and compassion for profession… https://t.co/lpN6uJ7zMs

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@badreligion

Do What You Want available for pre-order @Waterstones in UK territories! Release day November 12, 2020. Oi! https://t.co/vqeiLdAhNI

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@badreligion

This demo version of “Don’t Lose Your Head” is the result of taking previously unreleased rhythm tracks from the ‘A… https://t.co/5VBpxhJVQV

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@badreligion

Dropping something unexpected tomorrow - stay tuned.

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@badreligion

Happy Birthday, Stranger Than Fiction, @jay_bentley is making pancakes, come on over! https://t.co/OLikfr5LKP

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@badreligion

We can’t wait to play our next kegger! Thanks for the ♥️ @LAmag https://t.co/CEBRgfccr1

See Original

@badreligion

The English and German editions of Do What You Want: The Story of Bad Religion are officially available today, wher… https://t.co/BluINug8x5

See Original