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A brief history of Texas garage rock

10 Garage Rockers From the Eighties

1. "Dicks Hate the Police," the Dicks

2. "Baby Let's Play God," Big Boys

3. "I Was a Teenage Fuckup," Really Red

4. "Brand New Way," Hickoids

5. "Texas Pride," Party Owls

6. "John Wayne Was a Nazi," the Stains (M.D.C.)

7. "Nurture My Pig," Loco Gringos

8. "Gimme Some," the Skunks

9. "First You Dream, and Then You Die," Poison 13

10. "I Hate My Job," Butthole Surfers

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