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Violent Femmes

Blister In The Sun

  • Alternative
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • Space
  • Soundtrack
song from
  • 1999
  • 1982
  • 1983
  • 2012
  • 1981

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“Blister in the Sun” is a song by the American alternative rock band Violent Femmes originally released on their 1983 self-titled debut album. In 1998, Indigo Girls recorded a live cover of the song. It has also been covered by Nouvelle Vague on their 2009 album 3. A music video was created in 1997 to coincide with the film Grosse Pointe Blank. The video features a puppet of Socks and a Chelsea Clinton impersonator, along with clips from the film. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I'm high as a kite I just might stop to check you out ... Verse 1) When I'm walkin' I strut my stuff, man I'm so strung out ... Let me go on big hands I know you're the one

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Most votes come from Spain, United States, Canada, France, Germany, Australia, Greece, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, and South Africa.


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Popular in Alternative (See Charts): Everybody Hurts, Karma Police, Everlong, Iris, 1979, Shiny Happy People, Song 2, Tonight, Tonight, Learn To Fly, and Debaser.


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