Henry Rollins - Provoked
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Henry Rollins – Provoked…Quintessentially American Editorializing and Storytelling

Recorded live on 11/6/07 at San Francisco’s Herbst Theatre and 1/23/08 at Amsterdam’s Paradiso during Rollins’ 2007/2008 “Provoked” spoken word tour. The CD contains over an hour of hilarious and insightful commentary on topics ranging from Larry Craig to the recent Van Halen reunion with pit stops along the way to discuss kids these days, gay marriage, and the current president’s creative use of the English language. Includes a bonus DVD: "Live and Ripped from London" originally aired as a well-received television special on Comedy Central and not previously released on DVD.

Track Listing:
1. Sex Ed
2. Kids
3. Indie 103 Party
4. Wide Stance Sitter
5. Horses
6. Van Halen
7. Invasion Force
8. Mandelaism
9. Nature’s Wild
10. Adrian
11. What I Am

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Andrew Jacobs (3/3/2010)

When it comes to spoken word, nobody does it better than Rollins.
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