Social Distortion: Gimme the Sweet and Lowdown Meaning
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Gimme the Sweet and Lowdown Lyrics
You lost your party hat
Seems your lifestyle ain’t so worthwhile after all
A heavy-hearted taxi ride
Then a walk on the wild side
Did your guardian angel let you down?
Gonna lay low and play it straight
It’s time to...
anonymous Oct 2nd 2020 report
its about how you thrash you life when you were young and able to recover and live a meaningful life...my 2cents
anonymous Jul 12th 2013 report
It's about artificial sweetener.
anonymous Sep 15th 2011 report
Sounds like somebody's had too much of the party lifestyle...told by someone who knows.
This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway
anonymous Feb 3rd 2011 report
I take this song to be about coming into the 12 steps. "Gimme the sweet and lowdown" is essentially taking step five "Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs."
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