Got a gun fact I got two
That's O.K. man 'cause I love god
Glorified version of a pellet gun
Feels so manly when armed
Glorified version of a pellet gun

Double think dumb is strength
Never shot at a living thing
Glorified version of a pellet gun
Feels so manly when armed
Glorified version of a pellet gun
Glorified version of a

Always keep it loaded
Kindred to be an American
Life comes, I can feel your heart,
Ooh, life comes, I can feel your heart through your neck,
Life comes, I can feel your heart through your neck,
Life comes, I can steal your heart form your neck,

Glorified, glorified



Lyrics submitted by Trent

"Glorified G" as written by Stone C. Gossard, Jeffrey Allen Ament, Eddie Jerome Vedder, Mike Mccready, David Abbruzzese

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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  • +1
    General Comment:this song was said to be about the ex drummer and when he bought a gun, there was a lot of conspiracy about dave leaving the band, but it think the main one was that he bought a gun to protect his family and eddie and the rest of the band were not happy bout it! (not suprizing!!)
    ladybugon February 05, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:I take this song to be about the ridiculous obsession with guns some people (especially cowboy-loving Americans) have, and how some people can glorify them like a god (G.)...
    Nasuson June 04, 2002   Link
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    General Comment:haha i love this song. i love the "thats OK man, cos i love god." some religious people think they can do anything and god is on their side. thats probly not what eddie was writing about, but thats what i get from it. the "always keep it loaded" chord progression is so out of left-field and brilliant - i heard that mike mcready forgot to change to it once playing live cos it comes out of nowhere.
    atthedrive-inon November 05, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:"glorified version of a pelican"
    . . . . i had to look up the lyrics cos i didnt know what it actually said lol
    justarooon September 27, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:thought it said pelican too
    hahaha what a fool i feel hahaha
    good song
    ivegotnipplesgregon October 03, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General Comment:I must also concede that I did think it was 'glorified version of a pelican'.. thats why I looked it up cos I was like 'that just cant be right' haha
    angelstar24on October 30, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General Comment:i think this song is a mockery of gun control.

    im probably wrong but thats what i get out of it... ;)
    savannahon January 10, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment:if that was the case, i don't think dave would be cynical enough to drum for it... lol
    aldeayeahon May 28, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment:i heard it was a case of the drummer went into a practice and said "Hey, i got a gun. In Fact, I got two". The rest said "guns, like kill people man" and in reply he said "it's ok man, cos i love god". a tribute to ed ved's genius that he came up with the start of a song from that :-) . True or not, it's a cool wee anecdote
    RaymloRon September 10, 2002   Link
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    General Comment:the solo at the end of this song is awesome
    divicanon April 07, 2003   Link

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