Prince of the Rodeo

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"Prince Of The Rodeo"
Turbonegro-PrinceOfTheRodeo.jpg
Single by Turbonegro
from the album Apocalypse Dudes
Released 1996
Format 7" Vinyl
Genre Heavy metal
Hard rock
Rock
Punk rock
Length 3:37
Label Hit Me! Records
Songwriter(s) Knut Schreiner, Thomas Seltzer
Turbonegro singles chronology
"I Got Erection"
(1995)
"Prince Of The Rodeo"
(1996)
"Suffragette City"
(1997)
"I Got Erection"
(1995)
"Prince Of The Rodeo"
(1996)
"Suffragette City"
(1997)

"Prince Of The Rodeo" is a single from the Norwegian band Turbonegro from their 1998 album Apocalypse Dudes released on 7" Vinyl in 1996 by Hit Me! Records, which was run by longtime Turbo-photographer Morten Anderson. This was guitarist Euroboy's recording debut. The A-side features a rougher take of the title song with a special fanfares & horses intro, a different version can be found on the Apocalypse Dudes album. The remastered versions of "Prince of the rodeo" and "Toodlepip, Fuck" also occurred on the Turbo-vinyl collection volume 2 in 2005.

First edition: 500 on black vinyl and live photo insert. Second edition: 500 on black wax. 200 copies came out on transparent blue vinyl with a live photo insert and Hit Me! Records 'upcoming' release sheet. The back of the sleeve shows a photo of His Royal Highness Haakon Magnus, Crown Prince of Norway, and his longtime friend and advisor Happy-Tom, King of Bass-guitar chatting it up at an Oslo hot spot.

The track was covered by Florida's post-hardcore legends Hot Water Music and released in 2008 as part of their B sides and rarities compilation, "Till the Wheels Fall Off"

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Prince Of The Rodeo"
  2. "Toodlepip, Fuck"