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No Control
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Written by: Greg Graffin
Released in: 1989
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Culture was the seed of proliferation but it's gotten melded
Into an inharmonic whole, to an inharmonic whole.
Consciousness has plagued us and we cannot shake it
Though we think we're in control, though we think we're in control.

Questions that besiege us in life are testament of our helplessness.
There's no vestige of a beginning, no prospect of an end.
When we all disintegrate it will all happen again, yeah.

Time is so rock solid in the minds of the hoards but they can't
Explain why it should slip away, explain why it should slip away.
History and future are the comforts of our curiosity but here we are
Rooted in the present day, rooted in the present day.

Questions that besiege us in life are testament of our helplessness.
There's no vestige of a beginning, no prospect of an end.
When we all disintegrate it will all happen again, yeah.

If you came to conquer, you'll be king for a day,
But you too will deteriorate and quickly fade away.
And believe these words you hear when you think your path is clear...

We have no control. We have no control.
We have no control, we do not understand.
You have no control, you are not in command.
You have no control. We have no control.
No control. No control. You have no control.

Versions
Version Length Release Catalog ID Country Format Year
Album version
1:45 All Ages 84443-1 United States 12" 2019
1:47 No Control E-86406-1 United States 12" 2017
1:47 No Control E86406-1 United States 12" 2014
1:47 No Control E-86406-1TPK United States 12" 2014
1:47 No Control E-86406-1 United States 12" 2010
1:47 No Control E-86406-1 United States 12" 2009
1:47 No Control 86702-2 Russia CD 2007
1:47 No Control N/A United States CD 2004
1:45 All Ages 483563 4 Thailand MC 1996
1:45 All Ages 1221 Poland MC 1996
1:45 All Ages Taiwan CD 1996
1:45 All Ages n/a Malaysia MC 1995
1:45 All Ages 86443-4 United States MC 1995
1:45 All Ages Europe 12" 1995
1:45 All Ages United States 12" 1995
1:45 All Ages Europe CD 1995
1:45 All Ages 86443-2 United States CD 1995
1:45 All Ages Japan CD 1995
1:45 All Ages EP 86443 United States 12" 1995
1:47 No Control E-86406-2 Australia CD 1995
1:47 No Control ESCA-6154 Japan CD 1995
1:45 All Ages M 630196 Indonesia MC 1995
1:45 All Ages ESCA 6405 STEREO | 483563 4 Philippines MC 1995
1:45 All Ages Russia MC 1995
1:45 All Ages 86443 Europe MC 1995
1:45 All Ages Russia MC 1995
1:45 All Ages Yugoslavia MC 1995
1:45 All Ages Bulgaria MC 1995
1:45 All Ages 86443-2 Australia CD 1995
1:45 All Ages OXX 1173-1 Brazil CD 1995
1:45 All Ages Philippines CD 1995
1:45 All Ages Bulgaria CD 1995
1:45 All Ages Russia CD 1995
1:47 No Control E-86406-1 United States 12" 1994
1:47 Generator / No Control MG 2242 Poland MC 1992
1:46 More Songs About Anger, Fear, Sex, & Death 86402-2 United States CD 1992
1:47 No Control E-86406-4 United States MC 1989
1:47 No Control E-86406-1 United States 12" 1989
1:47 No Control E-86406-1, E 001 Germany 12" 1989
1:47 No Control 6406-2 Europe CD 1989
1:47 No Control E-86406-2 United States CD 1989
1:47 No Control 1135 Russia MC 1989
1:47 No Control United States 12" 1989
Live
2:04 Tested EPIT-69952 Europe CD 2008
2:04 Tested DRA 486986 1 Germany 2x12" 1997
2:04 Tested DRA 486986 2 Germany CD 1997
2:04 Tested Esca 6658 Japan CD 1997
2:04 Tested DRA 486986 4 | 485019 4 Poland MC 1997
2:04 Tested DRA 486986 4 Netherlands MC 1997
2:04 Tested Germany MC 1997
2:04 Tested Russia MC 1997
2:04 Tested 486986-4 Turkey MC 1997
2:04 Tested DRASAMPCD39522 Germany CD 1997
2:04 Tested 486986-2 Australia CD 1997
2:04 Tested 758.329 / 2-486986 Brazil CD 1997
1:56 21st Century (Digital Boy) DRA 660980 6 Germany 12" 1994
1:56 21st Century (Digital Boy) DRA 660980 6 Germany 12" 1994
21st Century (Digital Boy) DRA 661143 0 United Kingdom 10" 1994
1:56 21st Century (Digital Boy) DRA 660980 2 Israel CD 1994
1:56 21st Century (Digital Boy) DRA 660980 2 Germany CD 1994
1:56 21st Century (Digital Boy) MATTCD013 Australia CD 1994
Live Loreley Festival 1996
The Grey Race - Video EP Europe DVD 2003
Remastered
1:47 No Control n/a United States MC 2004
1:47 No Control 86702-2 United States CD 2004
1:47 No Control 6702-2 Europe CD 2004
1:47 No Control E-86702-2 Australia CD 2004
1:47 No Control n/a Europe CD 2004
1:47 No Control E-86406-4 Poland MC 1996
1:47 No Control ESCA-6154 Japan CD 1995
Video live 1991
Big Bang n/a Europe DVD 2004
Big Bang 24030-423 Europe VHS 1992
Video live @ Palladium, 11/20/2004
Live At The Palladium Brazil DVD 2009
Live At The Palladium 6659-9 Europe DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium 86659-9 United States DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium Australia DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium H-716 China DVD 2005
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