Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes builds on singer Mike Ness twin footings, one in the haunted American landscapes of Hank Williams and the other in the raw swagger of Exile era Rolling Stones. While these twin pillars have always been behind Social Distortion s anthemic songs, on Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes they come roaring to the fore, in one of the hardest rocking, most soulful albums of Ness career.
1. Road Zombie2. California (Hustle and Flow)3. Gimme The Sweet And Lowdown4. Diamond In The Rough5. Machine Gun Blues6. Bakersfield7. Far Side Of Nowhere8. Alone And Forsaken9. Writing On The Wall10. Can't Take It With You11. Still Alive