Free (Negativland album)

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Free
Studio album by Negativland
Released 1993
Recorded 1991–1992
Genre Experimental
Length 58:57
Label Seeland
Producer Negativland
Negativland chronology
The Letter U and the Numeral 2
(1992)
Free
(1993)
Over the Edge Vol. 5: Crosley Bendix: The Radio Reviews
(1993)

Free is a 1993 Negativland album. In the wake of leaving SST Records, Negativland revived their self-owned Seeland Records label, signed a distribution deal with Mordam Records, and released this album. The main topics are about liberty, the media, and what it means to be free. "Free" has found sounds, stories, and songs about a well-known convenience store, torture, the quality of urban life, Cadillacs, firearms, the bible, interstate trucking, geriatric discomfort, big dogs, bicycle safety, alcohol consumption, driving in circles, death, organ buttons, religious dialectics, and the truth about our National Anthem.

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Track listing[edit]

  1. "Freedom's Waiting" – 2:21
  2. "Cityman" – 5:56
  3. "The Gun and the Bible" – 2:48
  4. "Truck Stop Drip Drop" – 4:00
  5. "The Bottom Line" – 3:25
  6. "Crumpled Farm" – 4:23
  7. "Happy the Harmonica" – 10:01
  8. "Pip Digs Pep" – 4:51
  9. "We Are Driven" – 7:04
  10. "View to the Sun" – 3:58
  11. "I Am God" – 5:19
  12. "Our National Anthem" – 4:51

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