Shut Me Up

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"Shut Me Up"
Single by Mindless Self Indulgence
from the album You'll Rebel to Anything
Released September 12, 2006
Recorded 2006
Genre Industrial rock, synthrock
Length 31:24
Label Uppity Cracker/Metropolis
Writer(s) Little Jimmy Urine
Mindless Self Indulgence singles chronology
"Straight to Video"
(2006)
"Shut Me Up"
(2006)
"Mastermind"
(2008)

"Shut Me Up" is a single by Mindless Self Indulgence, released on September 12, 2006. "Shut Me Up" peaked at number 7 on the Billboard Hot Singles Sales chart and number 1 on the Hot Dance Singles Sales chart.[1][2]

It is the first track (Track #1) on their third studio album titled You'll Rebel to Anything.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Shut Me Up" (Ulrich Wild Groandome Metal Mix) – 2:56
  2. "Shut Me Up" (VNV Nation 1200 XL Mix) – 5:40
  3. "Shut Me Up" (Tommie Sunshine TSMV Still Filthy Mix) – 5:38
  4. "Shut Me Up" (Original Crappy Demo) – 1:55
  5. "Big Poppa" (Notorious B.I.G. cover) – 3:57
  6. "Adios Amigos" – 2:24
  7. "Straight to Video" (Suicide City More and Faster Mix) – 2:55
  8. "Straight to Video" (Tommie Sunshine Extended Electro Mix) – 5:57

Music video[edit]

The video for "Shut Me Up" features Joshua Burian-Mohr as a store clerk who goes insane before going into seizures and exploding, several days after going to a concert by the band, according to "Dr. Alfred Carroll". It was directed by Jhonen Vasquez, the creator of the TV show Invader Zim as well as the comics Johnny the Homicidal Maniac, Squee! and I Feel Sick.

The video also features clips from Reefer Madness and a shot of Vasquez's hand-puppet.

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