the GBV's songbook

name: Matter Eater Lad
album: Clown Prince of the Menthol Trailer
date: 1993
author(s): Robert Pollard
© 1993 Needmore song

He constructed a factory
Just because he was hungry
Just to see how it tasted
Bicycle wheel in a brat's brain

Yeah he's mad
He's matter eater lad

First he started on furniture
Then he moved on to parking lots
Now he's eating Ansonia
Now he's eating Andromata
He's matter eater lad