Every Mother's Nightmare

Live Songs from Somewhere

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Live document that lifts three songs from the band's long-ago debut, the best being a spirited run-through of "Walls Come Down," which could have been a hit back then, and the ballad "Love Can Make You Blind," which was one (well, a minor hit), and the Charlie Daniels nugget "Long Hair Country Cowboy," which appears as the first of a trio of covers (hits by Alice Cooper and Lynyrd Skynyrd get worked out). Nothing from Every Mother's Nightmare's sophomore release made the cut, surprisingly, though joining the Parris material that makes up the rest of the disc are two previously unreleased cuts; "Hole Inside" seems like Dr. Feelgood-era Mötley Crüe but with a shade more melody, and "Bring Me Down" sounds like what EMN was at the time of the disc's 2002 release: a hair metal band trying to be relevant in a post-grunge time. The obviously enhanced enthusiastic crowd noise that makes it seem the Tennessee natives are in a venue whose size they hadn't actually played in for the better part of a decade is amusing.

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