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Green Jellÿ’s “Three Little Pigs” Single Celebrates 30 Years of Debauchery!

Green Jelly’s “Three Little Pigs” will always been an unforgettable moment in hard rock history. According to frontman Bill Manspeaker, the single was officially released as a  CD/Cassette single on May 26th, 1993. And contained the b-side “Obey The Cowgod”. Oddly enough, other sources state it was released May 24th, 1993. Either way, that doesn’t change the fact that the the gold status song gained massive popularity, due to its ridiculously catchy riffs, hilarious lyrics, and quirky claymation music video. As Bill Manspeaker, the punk rock puppet genius behind the hit tune, will forever been known for his irreverent humor and satirical approach to music.

The three-minute-long song tells the familiar story of the Three Little Pigs in a gust-busting way. The pigs are portrayed as rock stars who refuse to succumb to the big bad wolf’s threats. But at first, instead of building traditional houses, two of the pigs opt to get high and be lazy, leading to them not being able to properly protect themselves. And just like the classic fable, only one of the pigs is smart enough to build a house made of bricks. Eventually, they confront the wolf in an epic finale that leaves him defeated after being confronted by Rambo. Now kick back and enjoy “Three Little Pigs” as it celebrates its 30 years of debauchery!  P.S. Yes, that’s Maynard James Keenan (TOOL) singing  the hook “Not by the hair of my chinny chin chin”.

From Bill Manspeaker:

HAPPY 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF RELEASE OF THE 3 LITTLE PIGS” WTF-Tv.com: 30 years ago today, the Cult Animation Classic “3 LITTLE PIGS” was released as a Single…Selling over 1 million copies in 1 month…..Later that year the Single was released in England…At that time in 1993 it was the Highest Chart Debuting Single in England’s History….It was also our first of 3 top 40 songs to hit the UK charts that summer…#2 Was “ANARCHY IN BEDROCK”…#3 Was “LEADER OF THE GANG” sang with “HULK HOGAN” & Produced by “SIMON COWELL” who later becomes the controversial host of “AMERICAN IDOL

 

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  1. Noawareness

    Noawareness

    Comment posted on Saturday, May 27th, 2023 12:36 pm GMT -5 at 12:36 pm

    Just lost all my fingers except my right thumb and I can count on my good hand, just how many people care about this dogshit

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