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 Jul 12th, 2013 7:34am report
It's about artificial sweetener.
anonymous Sep 15th, 2011 9:25pm report
Sounds like somebody's had too much of the party lifestyle...told by someone who knows.
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anonymous Feb 3rd, 2011 2:43pm 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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