Gettin' My Mind Right

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All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Racist, sexist, xenophobic, and reactionary, Tim Wilson is on the more offensive side of the current school of Southern comedy which also includes Jeff Foxworthy, Roy D. Mercer, and Bill Engvall. Like Engvall, he also writes novelty country songs, which are interspersed with his standup routines here. Members of the Atlanta Rhythm Section and the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section back him up on performances of self-explanatory titles like "The Devil Was a Nerd in High School" and "Sumo Wrestler Santa Claus." Wilson is a history buff, joking about Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Edison, and his best bits come in a series of twisted historical reminiscences by a character known as...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Racist, sexist, xenophobic, and reactionary, Tim Wilson is on the more offensive side of the current school of Southern comedy which also includes Jeff Foxworthy, Roy D. Mercer, and Bill Engvall. Like Engvall, he also writes novelty country songs, which are interspersed with his standup routines here. Members of the Atlanta Rhythm Section and the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section back him up on performances of self-explanatory titles like "The Devil Was a Nerd in High School" and "Sumo Wrestler Santa Claus." Wilson is a history buff, joking about Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Edison, and his best bits come in a series of twisted historical reminiscences by a character known as Uncle B.S., who claims to have insinuated himself into everything from Pearl Harbor to the Nativity. Anyone on the left side of the political spectrum is liable to have trouble with some of Wilson's observations, but his redneck audiences obviously have no trouble with tasteless jokes about gun control and the death penalty, among other things.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/5/1999
  • Label: Capitol
  • UPC: 724352166527
  • Catalog Number: 21665
  • Sales rank: 14,310

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Peterbilt Prison (3:03)
  2. 2 Al Gore (1:06)
  3. 3 White Guys (2:18)
  4. 4 Abe Lincoln (1:13)
  5. 5 Thomas Edison (0:40)
  6. 6 Luther Crawel (0:17)
  7. 7 100 Things to Remember (2:53)
  8. 8 Uncle B. S. - 1963 (1:40)
  9. 9 Uncle B. S. - 1941 (0:55)
  10. 10 Uncle B. S. - 1945 (0:46)
  11. 11 Uncle B.S., 1836 (0:42)
  12. 12 Centerfold, Alabama (2:38)
  13. 13 The Devil Was a Nerd in High School (2:56)
  14. 14 Ben Wright (0:56)
  15. 15 English People (0:36)
  16. 16 Lady Di's Boyfriend (1:29)
  17. 17 The Pyramids (1:49)
  18. 18 King of England (3:01)
  19. 19 Merle the Martian (2:51)
  20. 20 Nail Guns (2:10)
  21. 21 Bobby Knight (0:30)
  22. 22 William Kimler (0:22)
  23. 23 Carla Faye Tucker (0:50)
  24. 24 Nashville Name-Dropping School (2:54)
  25. 25 Think/Thunk (2:14)
  26. 26 Cult Leader (1:07)
  27. 27 If You Try to Save This Marriage Again (2:35)
  28. 28 Haircut Malpractice (1:56)
  29. 29 Uncle B. S. - 1955 (1:02)
  30. 30 Uncle B. S. - 1944 (1:01)
  31. 31 Uncle B. S. - 1 Hour BC (0:53)
  32. 32 Hebrew Wife (3:44)
  33. 33 Sumo Wrestler Santa Claus (2:02)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Tim Wilson Primary Artist, Rhythm Guitar, Track Performer
Steve Stone Rhythm Guitar
Dean Daughtry Piano
Roger Hawkins Drums
Kelvin Holly Guitar
David Hood Bass
Clayton Ivey Piano
Keith Urban Guitar
Technical Credits
Carlton "Santa" Davis Art Direction
David Hall Engineer
Steve Melton Engineer
Tim Wilson Composer, Producer
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