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Old 10-24-2012, 04:53 AM
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Songs about mother-in-laws?

There must be some, but I'm drawing a total blank. Seems like it would be good lyric fodder for metal
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Old 10-24-2012, 05:07 AM
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Ding Dong, The Witch Is Dead

Herman's Hermits Mother-In-Law

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Old 10-24-2012, 05:56 AM
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Harry Champion. http://youtube.com/watch?v=FpIKVg18iqY
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:06 AM
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Ding Dong, The Witch Is Dead

Herman's Hermits Mother-In-Law

Which was a cover of the original Ernie K-Doe song:

http://youtube.com/watch?v=LGgV8...eature=related

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Old 10-24-2012, 07:00 AM
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[nitpick]Mothers-in-law[/nitpick]

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Old 10-24-2012, 10:26 AM
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Which was a cover of the original Ernie K-Doe song:

http://youtube.com/watch?v=LGgV8...eature=related
K-Doe even opened a bar by that name - Ernie K-Doe Mother-in-Law Lounge, which only recently closed (I heard Kermit Ruffins bought the place).
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Old 10-24-2012, 10:52 AM
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I know no one cares, but there's lots of songs in Hindi. The only reason I wanted to post was to provide the lyrics to one of them:

"Sas meri tha badi kapati bina gaal na bole
Ni main sas kutni,
Kutni sanduk a ole,"

Essentially,

"My mother-in-law is such a bitch, she can't talk without swearing at me
I'm going to beat the crap out of her,
Out behind the shed."

Enjoy.
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Old 10-24-2012, 01:30 PM
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Not really 'about' the MIL, but....

Dr Hook and the Medicine Show - Sylvia's Mother
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:11 PM
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The Proclaimers: "Don't Turn Out Like Your Mother" ?
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:15 PM
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Bob Rivers's "The Twelve Pains of Christmas" includes a mother-in-law psychodrama at the sixth day (and ramping up in the repeats through the next six), including "She's a witch...I hate her!"
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:25 PM
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You DO know that there's now an awesome book about Ernie K-Doe? By my old friend Ben Sandmel:

http://amazon.com/Ernie-K-Doe-Em...of+new+orleans

Enjoy!
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Old 10-24-2012, 03:43 PM
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There's also "Mother-In-Law Blues", by Junior Parker, covered also by Johnny Winter and many others.


I know she heard me callin', she looked back and waved her hand
I know she heard me callin', she looked back and waved her hand
I could hear her tell her mother, "That's one no good man!"
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Old 10-25-2012, 04:44 AM
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[nitpick]Mothers-in-law[/nitpick]

sorry
No, thank you
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Old 10-25-2012, 11:16 AM
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The Squirrel Nut Zippers did a little old-timey rag song called "Little Mother-In-Law" but there doesn't seem to be a clip of it online.

"My old lady's / got the cutest little mother-in-law/
she's just a little bit crazy / she's the sweetest mom you ever did saw"
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Old 10-27-2012, 03:28 PM
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There was a British Armed Forces song called "How I love her, how I love her, how I love my Mother in Law".

Obviously totally derogeratory, might be versions on you tube maybe.
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Old 10-28-2012, 02:29 AM
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You Shit Me to Tears by The Tenants
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Old 10-28-2012, 06:30 AM
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Not ovious from the song title, but one of the all-time best Mother-in-Law songs is Situation Vacant from the album Something Else by The Kinks.
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Not ovious from the song title, but one of the all-time best Mother-in-Law songs is Situation Vacant from the album Something Else by The Kinks.
Oh yeah! Good one!
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