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From the Album 1. Stay Here 2. Big Strong Boss 3. Blackout 4. Power For Power 5. Freak 6. Right Wrong 7. Thank You 8. Weakling 9. Gang

Other Songs 1000 Years 24 Hours 93 Ave.blues A Fool A Hanging A Little God In My Hands A Piece Of The Sky A Screw Holy Money Act 111 Alcohol The Seed All Lined Up Amnesia Animus Another You Anything For You Apostate Avatar Beautiful Child Better Than You Blackmail Blind Blind Love Blood and Honey Blood On Your Hands Blood Promise Breathing Water Bring The Sun / Toussaint Louverture Bring The Sun / Toussaint Loverture Bring The Sun / Toussaint Louverture Bring The Sun / Toussaint Loverture Bring the Sun/Toussaint L'Ouverture Butcher Cache Toi Cant Find My Way Home Celebrity Lifestyle Children Of God Clay Man Cloud Of Forgetting Cloud Of Unknowing Come Out Cop Coward Cry Me A River Deflowered Eden Prison Empathy Everything at Once Failure Fanletter Feel Happiness Finally Peace Frankie M. God Damn The Sun God Lovers America God Loves America Greed Half Life Heaven Helpless Child Her Hypogirl I Am The Sun I Crawled I Remember Who You Are I See Them All Lined Up I Want To Be Your Dog I Was a Prisoner in Your Skull Identity In My Garden In The Eyes Of Nature Inside Madeline It's Coming It's Real Jane Mary Cry One Tear Jim Job Just A Little Boy Killing For Company Kirsten Supine Laugh Lavender Girl Let It Come Down Like A Drug Little Mouth Love Of Life Love Will Save You Love Will Tear Us Apart Low Life Form Lunacy Mind/body/light/sound Minus Something Miracle Of Love Mona Lisa Mother Earth Money Is Flesh Mother My Body Disgusts Me Mother Of The World Mother/father Mothers Milk My Birth My Buried Child My Own Hands Nathalie Neal New Mind No Cruel Angel No Cure For The Lonely No Words/No Thoughts Nobody Not Alone Not Logical Nothing Without You Ode to V One Small Sacrifice One Thousand Years Our Love Lies Oxygen People Like Us Picture Of Mary Ann Picture of Maryanne Power And Sacrifice Raping A Slave Real Love Red Rose Red Velvet Wound Reeling The Liars In Right-wrong Saved Screen Shot See No More Sensitive Skin Sex God Sex She Crys She Lives! She Loves Us! (Shes A) Universal Emptiness Shimmer Some Things We Do Song For A Warrior Song For Dead Time Song for the Sun Speak Spiral Staircase Still A Child Stupid Child Surgical Saviour Take Advantage Telepathy The Apostate The Beautiful Days The Body Lover The Center of Your Heart The Daughter Brings The Water The Final Sacrifice The Glowing Man The Golden Boy That Was Swallowed By The Sea The Great Annihilator The Hanging Man The Most Unfortunate Lie The Mother of the World The Other Side Of The World The Other Side of World The River That Runs With Love Wont Run Dry The Seer The Seer Returns The Sound The Sound Of Freedom The Wolf The World Looks Red / The World Looks Black The World Looks Red / The World Looks Black This Is Mine Thug Time Is Money To Be Kind Tragic Seed Troll Troll Lullaby Trust Me Turned To Stone Universal Emptiness Unreal Volcano Was He Ever Alive Well Fall Apart What Does A Body Mean? When She Breathes When Will I Return? Where Does Your Body Begin Why Are We Alive? Why Hide Why I Ate My Wife Will We Survive You F*cking People Make Me Sick You Know Nothing You Need Me Young God Your Naked Body Your Property Youre Not Real Girl Yrp Yum Yab Yum Yab Killers Yum-yab Yum-yab Killers
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Swans is an American experimental rock band originally active from 1982 to 1997, led by singer,
songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Michael Gira.
The band was one of the few groups to emerge from the early 1980s New York
no wave scene and stay intact into the next decade.
In 2010, Gira reformed Swans.

Michael Gira -
guitar, vocals (1982-1997, 2010-present)

Christoph Hahn -
guitar (1988-1991, 2010-present)

Thor Harris -
drums, percussion, vibes, dulcimer, keyboards (2010-present)

Chris Pravdica -
bass guitar (2010-present)

Phil Puleo -
drums, percussion, dulcimer (1995-1997, 2010-present)

Norman Westberg -
guitar (1983-1995, 2010-present)
Name Origin:
Gira states he took the moniker Swans as it described the sound he wanted best.Gira explained: "Swans are majestic, beautiful looking creatures. With really ugly temperaments."

From: New York City, United States
Genre(s): Experimental rock, no wave, post-punk, noise rock, industrial, gothic rock, art rock, post-rock, gothic
Active From: 1982-1997, 2010-present
Associated Acts: Akron/Family, Angels of Light, Jarboe, World of Skin
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