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Anesthesia
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Written by: Brett Gurewitz
Released in: 1990
BPM: 158
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Everybody is talking about the girl
Who went and killed the delivery man,
But she looks so kind and gentle,
It just doesn't stand to reason.
I saw her right there just the other night
As stately as a slot machine,
But when she looked my way
Something mad as hell came over me, yeah.

Anesthesia, Mona Lisa,
I've got a little gun, here comes oblivion.
I never loved you, how did you find me?
The cops will never prove complicity now.
Anna...
(1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)
All good children go to heaven!

I remember your face that August night
When we lied about the beautiful time to come,
And that crazy old man who came much to late
And caused a chain reaction.
I've been hanging out here for eleven long years
Like a church mouse wondering where the cat has gone,
And looking at you now is driving me to distraction.

Anesthesia, Mona Lisa,
I've got a little gun, here comes oblivion.
I never loved you, how did you find me?
The cops will never prove complicity now.
Anna...
(1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)
All good children go to heaven!

Versions
Version Length Release Catalog ID Country Format Year
Album version
2:59 All Ages United States 12" 2019
3:03 Against The Grain United States 12" 2017
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 | 86409-1TPU United States 12" 2014
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1TYL United States 12" 2014
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2010
3:03 Against The Grain United States 12" 2009
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2009
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 2009
3:03 Against The Grain Russia CD 2007
3:03 Against The Grain 1309157-1 Brazil CD 1999
3:03 Against The Grain Brazil CD 1999
2:59 All Ages 483563 4 Thailand MC 1996
2:59 All Ages 1221 Poland MC 1996
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-4 Poland MC 1996
2:59 All Ages Taiwan CD 1996
2:59 All Ages n/a Malaysia MC 1995
2:59 All Ages 86443-4 United States MC 1995
2:59 All Ages United States 12" 1995
2:59 All Ages Europe 12" 1995
2:59 All Ages 86443-2 United States CD 1995
2:59 All Ages Japan CD 1995
2:59 All Ages Europe CD 1995
2:59 All Ages EP 86443 United States 12" 1995
3:03 Against The Grain ESCA-6141 Japan CD 1995
2:59 All Ages M 630196 Indonesia MC 1995
2:59 All Ages ESCA 6405 STEREO | 483563 4 Philippines MC 1995
2:59 All Ages Russia MC 1995
2:59 All Ages 86443 Europe MC 1995
2:59 All Ages Russia MC 1995
2:59 All Ages Yugoslavia MC 1995
2:59 All Ages Bulgaria MC 1995
2:59 All Ages OXX 1173-1 Brazil CD 1995
2:59 All Ages Philippines CD 1995
2:59 All Ages Bulgaria CD 1995
2:59 All Ages Russia CD 1995
2:59 All Ages 86443-2 Australia CD 1995
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 1994
3:00 More Songs About Anger, Fear, Sex, & Death 86402-2 United States CD 1992
3:03 Against The Grain United States CD 1991
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-4 United States MC 1990
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 1990
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-1 United States 12" 1990
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409-2 United States CD 1990
3:03 Against The Grain South Korea CD 1990
3:03 Against The Grain United States CD 1990
3:03 Against The Grain 6409-2 Europe CD 1990
3:03 Against The Grain E-86409 United States 12" 1990
3:03 Against The Grain Russia MC 1990
3:03 Against The Grain MG 2200 Poland MC 1990
3:03 Against The Grain Brazil CD 1990
Live
Generator tbd United States CD 1992
Live Loreley Festival 1996
The Grey Race - Video EP Europe DVD 2003
Remastered
3:03 Against The Grain United States CD 2016
3:03 Against The Grain United States CD 2010
3:03 Against The Grain United States MC 2004
3:03 Against The Grain United States CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain Europe CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain Australia CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain Thailand MC 2004
3:03 Against The Grain 86703-2 Europe CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain 86703-2 Israel CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain Russia CD 2004
3:03 Against The Grain Russia CD 1990
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 Japan DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium Europe DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium United States DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium Australia DVD 2006
Live At The Palladium H-716 China DVD 2005
Not specified
Against the Grain / Recipe for Hate BYCD-019 South Korea CD 1997
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