I Only Kill in Self​-​Defense

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I pulled the trigger cause I owned the land
He shouldn't have trespassed
Should've put up his hands
I know my rights, the laws of this land
I took a stand.

I only kill in self-defense (or in self-defense of others)
Or in defense of the USA.
I only kill in self-defense (of Anglo-Saxon Protestants)
I raise my fist for Lady Liberty.

It's self-defense; the court will acquit.
But if you hate America, then I'll never quit.
I'll be your judge and jury; I'll show you my grit.
You're done. You piece of...


from It Takes Love!, released January 1, 2011
Eddie Darksbane - guitar/vocals
Brandon Axefalcon - lead guitar
Lars Hammer - drums
Phil Valor - bass

Additional lyrics by D. Jensen and R.J. Shepherd



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Steel Maverick Nashville, Tennessee

In 2004, Eddie Darksbane was working in the steel mills of Pittsburgh by day and toiling in the studio by night.

His goal?

Meld the power of bands like Metallica with a bit of the sensitivity of bands like Nickelback.

When he met like-minded rockers Brandon, Phil, and Lars, he did more. He forged a band that rocks harder than any alloy from the steel mill.

He forged Steel Maverick.
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