1 About the song 2 Other appearances 3 Personnel 4 Lyrics 5 See also The song is about the Happy Land Fire, which was an arson fire that killed 87 people in an unlicensed social club in New York City, USA on 25 March 1990. The duration of song is 04:40. In the end they managed to cobble together eleven tracks, but the material could not stand alongside "Sin City,” or "Hot Burrito # 1" or "Hot Burrito #2” in terms of quality ...", No Depression - Issues 22-24 1999 p.93 "Much more rewarding are a pair of quality live Burritos '69 CD-Rs released by unnamed labels: Sin City and The High Lonesome Sound", Desperados: The Roots of Country Rock John Einarson - 2001 p.141 "Perhaps the ultimate Burritos number is “Sin City,” Hillman and Parsons' take on Hollywood, and a shot at their former manager. [6], 1992 live album by The Flying Burrito Brothers, John Einarson -Desperados: The Roots of Country Rock 2001 - Page 178 "The Burritos' reliance on cover material in their live shows stifled creativity. Top Lyrics of 2010. [1], The album is named after "Sin City", one of the Burritos' best-known songs. ." Stream songs including "Sin City" and ”Drug Muzik". From the Album The Complete Collection May 5, 1978 4.6 out of 5 stars 19 ratings. Follow @genius on Twitter for updates Sin City. It isn't until after the song, "Asphyxiate", does this album begin to sound decent, full, thick and at most vaguely interesting. Also, the songs "Sin City" through "Squealer" sound tinny when the volume is maxed out-tinnitus sufferers beware! Song Meaning The song is about Los Angeles, specifically the music industry in LA. "Sin of the City" is a song by Duran Duran, released on The Wedding Album by Capitol-EMI on 23 February 1993. “I think 'Sin City' is the song that personifies the Flying Burrito Brothers," Hillman maintains.". 2" and "Sin City." This Sin City, not to be confused with the bootleg 1969 concert or the greatest-hits collection of the same name, is a legit 1976 concert of the Burritos burning through a set of original and classic honky tonk country. //]]>, Sorry, we have to make sure you're a human before we can show you this page. ‘Sin City’ The Flying Burrito Brothers | 1969 Chris Hillman, left, says he and bandmate Gram Parsons, above in Topanga Canyon, finished the song in 30 minutes one morning. Billboard Hot 100. All Music Guide to Country: The Definitive Guide to Country Vladimir Bogdanov, Chris Woodstra, Stephen Thomas Erlewine - 2003 "Sin City has everything from the first two Burritos albums, Hot Burritos! "Sin City" by The Glass City All-Stars Song. European LP release Robert Rodriguez and Carl Thiel. The ghost of Gram Parsons and the mighty original lineup of the Burrito Brothers is invoked on "Hot Burrito No. The track was featured in Tony Hawk's Underground 2 video game. Robert Rodriguez has the next song as well, "One Hour to Go", before Graeme Revell takes over. [2][3][4][5], Sin City is also the title of a compilation album, released in 2002, containing 25 songs. Gram Parsons and Chris Hillman of the Flying Burrito Brothers wrote “Sin City” about their adopted hometown: Los Angeles, California. Popular Song Lyrics. Both men were the primary songwriters in a band that helped pioneer what became known as country-rock. Some cassette copies, such as the original Canadian issue, had an alternate track listing. | Create your own TikTok videos with the Sin city song and explore 1.1M videos made by new and popular creators. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is the soundtrack for Sin City 2. (Live, Houston Summit, October 1983)(C) 2007 Leidseplein Presse B.V. Follow @genius "Sin City", a song by Chris de Burgh, from his first album, Far Beyond These Castle Walls "Sin City" is also a song by the Orange County, CA band, Dead End Road, from their album "The Good Days". Sin Sin City wasn't made for An angel like you Sin City wasn't made for Angel's like you Oh, You know it Oh, You know it Oh, You know it Oh, Lyrics. I'm going in to sin city I'm gonna win in sin city Where the lights are bright do the town tonight I'm gonna win in sin city oh let me roll ya baby Ladders and snakes Ladders give, snakes take Rich man, poor man beggarman, thief Ain't gonna hope it hell that's my belief finger freddy diamond jim they're getting ready look out i'm comin' in Listen to Sin City by Underground Ticket on Apple Music. Upcoming Lyrics. It's a cool, slick song enhanced by the quiet percussion and hoarse sax. All other tracks appear in the order of the original Australian/US release. //