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DJ : 5/12/18 09:18:42 AM EST
Still listen to you guys. Great live shows. Great album.
Bethany from KY : 10/19/11 01:53:55 AM EST
Guys, my name is Bethany and I think it is amazing you wrote a song with my name in it. I know its not for me but thanks anyway! It\'s cool.
bethany : 10/5/11 12:30:36 AM EST
hey guys, just came across your song. one of the only songs EVER with when the name bethany, let alone the title. love it. could i get the lyrics? been searching everywhere and cant find them on the web.... thanks! peace.
Ingrid : 1/28/10 12:48:09 PM EST
I really miss seeing you guys!
medchick : 12/30/09 07:30:47 PM EST
i saw your band perform at the velvet underground a couple of years ago and absolutely loved your lyrics! I don\'t know where you guys are at now but I hope they\'re tons of fans screaming and dancing and singing to ur tunes!
megan : 8/12/09 11:47:54 PM EST
dude, baker is a f*cking stud.
slammy : 3/18/09 11:53:29 AM EST
I want to thank everyone who came out to my bands performance at Sparkles, especially the 2 or 3 peeps who dressed up as Tom Sellek. The pit that was formed on our new version of \"Fred the Beaver\" (Episode 143 - Tom is driving and pulls over to groom his mustache when he sees 4 small chinese children smuggling beavers in their van), I thought was most excellent. Thanks again I will post with our new show, probably close to cumming.
slammy : 1/16/09 11:37:44 AM EST
btw, come see my Tom Sellek tribute band at the sparkles skate rink on beaver ruin feb 14th.
slammy : 1/16/09 11:35:52 AM EST
i thought backwards it said \"lasagna in a bread can, slim jim\". i guess your interpretation makes more sense. maybe i need to quit eating so many slim jims.
john : 12/16/08 08:49:11 PM EST
i don\'t know what it is forwards, but i think that when you play it backwards it says \"baker is dead, man. miss him\"
Jayne : 12/12/08 12:35:19 PM EST
The first line to \"Bethany\" is \"Oh my Bethany/ The_______________________________________\"Could someone tell me please?!
Beth : 6/3/08 12:35:39 AM EST
Does anyone know how to get the lyrics for their songs because i cant find them anywhere!!plz && thank you
Lesli : 3/27/08 02:15:11 PM EST
I totally miss you guys. Please come back. I\'m dying without you.
diarrhea monster : 3/26/08 04:09:04 PM EST
second shift blow! they suck the big one!
fuckyou : 8/24/07 04:39:28 PM EST
that slutty girl that works at octane is my sister you fuck
bethany : 6/17/07 02:43:03 AM EST
the song bethany is dumb
B.LOWE : 5/12/07 10:19:03 PM EST
The song Bethany is amazing and everybody at my school is always like oooo my bethanyyy and its really funny but no one can understand all the words so could someone post a link to the lyrics or post the lyrics or something i wanna know what the words are! =]
uknow : 4/27/07 05:21:54 PM EST
is bethany about that slutty girl that works at octane?
Jocy : 4/10/07 01:48:17 PM EST
How \'bout some updated blogging . . . .
Spector : 4/5/07 11:50:03 AM EST
I just realized I\'m going to be in b-ham working on the 21st so I\'ll finally get my fix o shift. SCORE!
lola : 1/6/07 11:03:21 PM EST
hey guys curious... what are the lyrics to bethany?!?! hmmmmm
mrs. A-W-E-S-O-M-E! : 12/25/06 05:28:55 PM EST
omfg! i love the song \"bethany\" with a burning passion as does my best friend!!! so yea if someone could send me the lyrics i would really appreciate them for this thing i\'m doing for her birthday (as you may have guessed... her name is bethany)
ro! : 12/14/06 07:47:58 PM EST
so when are you guys going to put up pics from the cook out??
another Bethany fan : 11/10/06 08:52:23 PM EST
Yeah, Bethany rocks! Have you listened yet to Take Your Pill and Swallow? It\'ll hook ya too...
Bethany : 11/9/06 11:03:51 PM EST
So I was searching songs with my name in it and I found this website, I listened to their music and I am a new found fan!!!
Shift fan : 11/6/06 07:08:08 PM EST
Loved the new song I heard on 99x last night!
eff ell a : 9/16/06 05:24:53 PM EST
jay a ex
Eleanorigby : 8/25/06 04:10:29 PM EST
Really great lunchtime concert today on Broad Street, thank you guys you made my day :-))
a fan : 8/21/06 10:02:37 PM EST
Great show last night!! Rock on!
resolved : 8/3/06 05:21:26 PM EST
if second shift were a pipette, it would be the one with brown hair and glasses.
my space : 8/2/06 11:37:38 AM EST
listen to 2s at http://www.myspace.com/secondshift
Becca : 8/1/06 01:41:02 PM EST
Hey Second Shift sounds really cool. does anyone have a place where i can listen to them??thanks,beccs<3
Shivani : 7/24/06 03:45:55 PM EST
so... how about an all ages show? :)
Carlos : 7/23/06 03:23:47 PM EST
Second Shift - #1 in our heart, #83 on The Pool Hall jukebox.
tucker : 7/15/06 12:21:31 PM EST
i heard the films are coming back to the farm in charleston. just wondering if you crazy kids would be accompanying them by any chance.
The Dude : 7/14/06 02:26:47 PM EST
I\'m really bummed I missed out on Butch Walker showing up last night. I bet that was amazing. See you boys tonight!
Ben : 7/3/06 04:26:52 PM EST
When\'s the next live show for all of us poor souls, who are only 18?
Fellas : 6/30/06 06:17:39 AM EST
What\'s up with your myspace page?? haven\'t been able to get to it since you played Vans.....
Shift Fan : 6/28/06 08:42:10 PM EST
Thanks, Christie! I\'ll go search for the July issue now!
christie : 6/28/06 01:09:15 PM EST
Atlanta Magazine, July 2006 issue. vol 46, 3. Page 36, Critics Choice.Second Shift Boozed and Bruised (BMI)Solid fun with more hooks than a fishing competition, Second Shift are what Atlanta\'s rock scene (yup, we have one) is all about......
Shift Fan : 6/26/06 03:27:15 PM EST
I picked up a June issue of Atlanta Magazine (with Second Homes on the cover - wrong Second!!) and I can't find it... Should I be looking at the looking at the May issue, maybe??
Christie : 6/26/06 09:14:41 AM EST
Not bogus. Try page 36 under Critic's Choice.
Christie : 6/21/06 06:25:46 PM EST
Hey Guys! Boozed and Bruised is in Atlanta Magazine this month. Be sure and pick up a copy.
t a edison : 6/21/06 12:38:52 PM EST
some merch items that would put your shop over the top: wes hoffman "pre-smoked" cigarettes; j-baker hair clips; 2S tattoos; sugarless gum
Kathryn : 6/19/06 03:34:57 PM EST
Hey, I was working at City Stages and managed to get a break when you guys were playing. I really enjoyed it, especially "Bethany." I even called up a friend (whose name is Bethany) and made her listen from her vacation in Texas, haha. Thanks for coming. It was nice to see that all my hard work was paying off in the form of some really good bands.
zack : 6/14/06 06:02:27 PM EST
you guys fuckin rock.you know what would rock more though..if you came back to charleston sc.
W : 6/9/06 08:25:03 AM EST
Maybe some Bowie tonight, eh?.....Eh?
Spector : 6/8/06 12:55:03 PM EST
worry not grasshopper, you will always be my sugar daddy
W : 6/8/06 11:59:59 AM EST
Never saw any missed calls and my phone was on the whole time....do you not love me anymore Spector?
Spector : 6/8/06 11:57:08 AM EST
I'm thinking about it. I have to see whats going on with work this weekend. I called you yesterday twice and it went straight to voice mail.
Wroblewski : 6/8/06 11:28:29 AM EST
You gonna be at the show tomorrow night Spector? Looks like I have to communicate with you on the mesageboard since your gay ass won't pick up the phone or call back anymore.
Wroblewski : 6/8/06 11:07:48 AM EST
Scpector, why you gotta involve me and my moms in this? Neither she nor I had anything do with you "ass wrangling" your way to a "cold cold beer".
MavTV : 6/7/06 02:09:43 PM EST
Get the Mav Music feature on second shift and more at MySpace.com
Spector : 6/7/06 01:45:29 PM EST
And the one where I did Wroblewski's mom
Spector : 6/7/06 01:43:49 PM EST
You can also view out-take clips of my performance as a stunt double in Brokeback Mountain where I played the role of "ass wrangler."
Spector : 6/7/06 11:55:11 AM EST
Hey guys check out the NEW SECOND SHIFT INTERVIEW from MAVTV. You can view it on mavtv's myspace page. www.myspace.com/mavtv then click on videos. Check it out and leave a comment. We are a new cable network and we are working hard to bring bad ass shit like Second Shift to homes all across the world. For those of you outside of atlanta check your charter cable for MAVTV and those of you who don't have charter call and ask your cable provider to pick up MAVTV. Thank you all and enjoy the clips!!!
the tattler : 5/18/06 03:56:39 PM EST
STORY 2 (part II): Oh, and the next two hours tripped by on rosy wings. Forget the hashed metaphor. He was ransacking the stores for a present. He found it at last. Twenty-one dollars they took from him for it, and he hurried home with the 87 cents. When Wes reached home his intoxication gave way a little to prudence and reason. He got out his curling irons and lighted the gas and went to work repairing the ravages made by generosity added to love. Which is always a tremendous task, dear friends--a mammoth task. Within forty minutes his head was covered with tiny, close-lying curls that made him look wonderfully like a truant schoolboy. He looked at his reflection in the mirror long, carefully, and critically. "If (she)Wes doesn't kill me," he said to himself, "before she takes a second look at me, she'll say I look like a Coney Island chorus girl. But what could I do--oh! what could I do with a dollar and eighty- seven cents?" At 7 o'clock the coffee was made and the frying-pan was on the back of the stove hot and ready to cook the chops. (she)Wes was never late. He heard her step on the stair away down on the first flight, and he turned white for just a moment. He had a habit for saying a little silent prayer about the simplest everyday things, and now he whispered: "Please God, make her think I am still pretty." The door opened and (she)Wes stepped in and closed it. She looked thin and very serious. Poor woman, she was only twenty-two--and to be burdened with a family! She needed a new overcoat and she was without gloves. (she)Wes stopped inside the door, as immovable as a setter at the scent of quail. Her eyes were fixed upon Wes, and there was an expression in them that he could not read, and it terrified him. It was not anger, nor surprise, nor disapproval, nor horror, nor any of the sentiments that he had been prepared for. She simply stared at him fixedly with that peculiar expression on her face. Wes wriggled off the table and went for her. "(she)Wes, darling," he cried, "don't look at me that way. I had my hair cut off and sold because I couldn't have lived through Christmas without a present. It'll grow out again--you won't mind, will you? I just had to do it. My hair grows awfully fast. Say `Merry Christmas!' (she)Wes, and let's be happy." "You've cut off your hair?" asked (she)Wes, laboriously, as if she had not arrived at that patent fact yet even after the hardest mental labor. "Cut it off and sold it," said Wes. "Don't you like me just as well, anyhow? I'm me without my hair, ain't I?" (she)Wes looked about the room curiously. "You say your hair is gone?" she said, with an air almost of idiocy. "You needn't look for it," said Wes. "It's sold, I tell you--sold and gone, too. It's Christmas Eve. Be good to me. Maybe the hairs of my head were numbered," he went on with sudden serious sweetness, "but nobody could ever count my love for you. Shall I put the chops on, (she)Wes?" Out of her trance (she)Wes seemed quickly to wake. She enfolded her Wes. For ten seconds let us regard with discreet scrutiny some inconsequential object in the other direction. Eight dollars a week or a million a year--what is the difference? A mathematician or a wit would give you the wrong answer. The magi brought valuable gifts, but that was not among them. This dark assertion will be illuminated later on. (she)Wes drew a package from her overcoat pocket and threw it upon the table. "Don't make any mistake, Wes," she said, "about me. I don't think there's anything in the way of a haircut or a shave or a shampoo that could make me like my man any less. But if you'll unwrap that package you may see why you had me going a while at first." White fingers and nimble tore at the string and paper. And then an ecstatic scream of joy; and then, alas! a quick change to hysterical tears and wails, necessitating the immediate employment of all the comforting powers of the lord of the flat. For there lay The Combs--the set of combs, side and back, that Wes had worshipped long in a Buckhead window. Beautiful combs, pure tortoise shell, with jewelled rims--just the shade to wear in the beautiful vanished hair. They were expensive combs, he knew, and his heart had simply craved and yearned over them without the least hope of possession. And now, they were his, but the tresses that should have adorned the coveted adornments were gone. But he hugged them to his bosom, and at length he was able to look up with dim eyes and a smile and say: "My hair grows so fast, (she)Wes!" "You mentioned you sold your hair," said (she)Wes "and a present?" "Yes," replied Wes. Onto the table he droped four packs of cigarettes. "There was a carton," said Wes, "but I smoked most of 'em before you got home. I got 'em counted, too, so don't you go takin' any."
the tattler : 5/18/06 03:55:23 PM EST
STORY 2 (part I): One dollar and eighty-seven cents. That was all. And sixty cents of it was in pennies. Pennies saved one and two at a time by bulldozing the grocer and the vegetable man and the butcher until one's cheeks burned with the silent imputation of parsimony that such close dealing implied. Three times Wes counted it. One dollar and eighty- seven cents. And the next day would be Christmas. There was clearly nothing to do but flop down on the shabby little couch and howl. So Wes did it. A furnished apartment at $8 per week. It did not exactly beggar description, but it certainly had that word on the lookout for the mendicancy squad. In the vestibule below was a letter-box into which no letter would go, and an electric button from which no mortal finger could coax a ring. Also appertaining thereunto was a card bearing the name "Mr. Wesley Hoffmann - Smoker." The "Smoker" had been flung to the breeze during a former period of prosperity when its possessor was being paid $30 per week. Now, when the income was shrunk to $20, though, they were thinking seriously of contracting to a modest and unassuming "Smo". But whenever Mr. Wesley Hoffmann came home and reached his flat above he was called "Wes" and greatly hugged by Mrs. Wesley Hoffmann - also called Wes, er, (she)Wes. Which is all very good. Wes finished his cry and attended to his cheeks with the powder rag. He stood by the window and looked out dully at a gray cat walking a gray fence in a gray backyard. Tomorrow would be Christmas Day, and he had only $1.87. He had been saving every penny he could for months, with this result. Twenty dollars a week doesn't go far. Expenses had been greater than he had calculated. They always are. Only $1.87. There was a pier-glass between the windows of the room. Perhaps you have seen a pier-glass in an $8 apartment. A very thin and very agile person may, by observing his reflection in a rapid sequence of longitudinal strips, obtain a fairly accurate conception of his looks. Wes, being slender, had mastered the art. Suddenly he whirled from the window and stood before the glass. His eyes were shining brilliantly, but his face had lost its color within twenty seconds. Rapidly he pulled down his hair and let it fall to its full length. Now, there were two possessions of the Hoffmans in which they both took a mighty pride. One was (she)Wes's gold watch that had been her father's and her grandfather's. The other was Wes's hair. Had the queen of Sheba lived in the apartment across the airshaft, Wes would have let his hair hang out the window some day to dry just to depreciate Her Majesty's jewels and gifts. Had King Solomon been the janitor, with all his treasures piled up in the basement, (she)Wes would have pulled out her watch every time he passed, just to see him pluck at his beard from envy. So now Wes's beautiful hair fell about him rippling and shining like a cascade of brown waters. It reached below his knee and made itself almost a garment for him. And then he did it up again nervously and quickly. Once he faltered for a minute and stood still while a tear or two splashed on the worn red carpet. On went his old brown jacket; on went his old brown hat. With a whirl and with the brilliant sparkle still in his eyes, he fluttered out the door and down the stairs to the street. Where he stopped the sign read: "Mne. Sofronie. Hair Goods of All Kinds." One flight up Wes ran, and collected himself, panting. Madame, large, too white, chilly, hardly looked the "Sofronie." "Will you buy my hair?" asked Wes. "I buy hair," said Madame. "Take yer hat off and let's have a sight at the looks of it." Down rippled the brown cascade. "Twenty dollars," said Madame, lifting the mass with a practiced hand. “Give it to me quick," said Wes.
the tattler : 5/16/06 11:02:48 AM EST
tune in tuesday thru thursday for three stories about the adventures of second shift. then, see if you can spot the fake! STORY 1: recently, baker was diagnosed with a brain menotominosis(is). doctors gave him three weeks to live. he was whisked to the hospital and, because he's comfortable in pink, assigned to the pediatric ward. he shared a room with a 12-year-old girl named sally. sally's kidneys were failing. without a donor, sally, too, had just three weeks to live. baker and sally became friends. they talked about boys. they painted each other's nails and braided each other's hair. they put nair in each other's shampoo. sally wanted to be a scientist so she could end world hunger. baker wanted to singy-sing in a band so he didn't have to pay cover. at night, baker thought about life. with her malfunctioning kidneys, sally would never drink a beer or make kissy-kissy with courtney love. why did life have to be so cruel? he prayed to jesus. clearly, the lord had placed these two in the same room for a reason. then, it came to him. why should two lives be wasted? baker made up his mind. he convinced the doctors there was only one option - a transplant. the next morning, sally's brain was removed. baker had his new noodle. baker took sally's kidneys, too, because, hey, why waste a week's worth of kidneys?
Starr : 5/14/06 08:21:02 AM EST
What's up ya'll? Yep well i am in Jackson,MS now. You guys need to come out here after i let them all know about the wonder that is Second shift. LATER.
'HOVA : 4/20/06 11:28:47 AM EST
Yeah... what's up 'n stuff. Second Shift is going on at 9:00 PM tomorrow. Don't be fooled by that front page y'all. It's wiggidy wack. And I'm out. Sincerely, God
Spector : 4/19/06 09:22:43 AM EST
Hey guys. I ve been on this massive calling push to get more videos for the show and I just got off the phone with Arista who is pimping your video pretty hard. Second Shift came out of his mouth at least 3 times. Just thought you might get a kick out of it. He also said he's shipping your Master which is on digibeta ??? strange .... I'm still talking to A. but I'm trying to organize a crew to shoot some interviews at the Ga. Theater show... Keep on rockin! ~ Spector
jimmyrock : 4/18/06 07:07:29 AM EST
long time no write. caught the boys at drunken unicorn last week. my ears rang all day friday. but thats good. whats going on with smith's olde bar on friday? what time is the shift going on? also, want to say hi to josie. it was nice talking with you at the show last week. sorry if i talked your ears off. doug childers...where are you?
kathryn roosh : 4/9/06 07:39:47 PM EST
baker! if you're going to be seeing my father anytime soon at East Lake.. couldddd you bring one of those blue t-shirts in a small?!?! he'll give you the money for it and shit. i don't even know if this is possible, but it if it is that'd be fantabulous. oh and guess who's going to be 18 in the very near future : )
the cd salesman : 3/29/06 07:49:33 AM EST
you can buy a CD by clicking on the "Buy Online at Athensmusic.net" button on the left of the website. there is also a list of vendors on the frontpage.
olivia : 3/28/06 04:45:29 PM EST
heyyy. i want your cd?? and i cant find your mucis anywhere. but ive heard some and i love! your awesome.
Nicole : 3/24/06 05:26:47 PM EST
Hey guys, we are going to be in Charleston this weekend and are going to try to make it to your show! What a happy surprise. Best wishes and break a leg.
emily : 3/18/06 04:42:20 PM EST
i can't wait for the show at the roxy! i will deffinately be there. :)
dcfs : 3/12/06 08:07:52 PM EST
there is no *way* ben wills is over seventeen. no way!! couple of tell-tale signs: - his driver's license says he's seventeen - he's a junior in high school - his favorite band is system of a down
k : 3/12/06 01:22:34 PM EST
Lyrics on the site would be dandy. See you at the Roxy.
ben wills fan : 3/10/06 04:33:28 PM EST
ben wills is a wonderful of-age bass player. he is young and virile and has a wonderful new rickenbacker.
the wrench : 3/8/06 12:19:00 PM EST
The show @ the nick on the 4th rocked.(I am still trying to sweat out all of the natty lite out though) You guys kicked ass and i am looking forward to future shows. The Garage is my new spot to chill (eventhough it is cash only). that is an assault waiting to happen with all of those trendy folks carring that much cash on them. anyway Keep on rockin 2nd Shift and Baker....keep it in the short grass.
ref : 2/28/06 01:36:56 PM EST
that's a lewd act on a rival band's message board, and, coming from a twelve-year-old, it's gross. minus two action points for you my prepubescent friend. slap that bass...
ben wills : 2/23/06 03:05:32 PM EST
so... i'm the talented young bass player from the empties. and though i would love to talk about how great the shifty boys did, i'm here for another reason. i'm not really 12. that's misconception. ladies, all you need to be aware of is that... im "old enough" eh? eh?
Christina : 2/15/06 11:31:36 PM EST
The Saturday (2/12) show was pretty rad. Another night at Tasty World with Second Shift...duh, who wouldn't want to be there?! After experiencing my first Shift show in the fall of last year and realizing that this is what the Athens scene REALLY needs. I and everyone else that has been listeners were not short handed and sang along to all the songs from the cd...that or tried to get away from some jock-o claimin to be rockers. The two openers were decent. The Empties lead singer reminded me of another local Athens band, Bain Mattox with his vox, but The Empties had some catchy hooks and the bass player was surprisingly talented (my friend tried to say he was no older than 12). *haha* Either way, I'm sure anyone that is heading to the show @ The Roxy will be uber satisfied with their dose of Second Shift...if not, drink up until the music sounds good.
tom : 2/14/06 09:12:54 AM EST
a very rockin' show on saturday night fellas!!!
confucius : 2/9/06 09:34:22 AM EST
(the sound of a tree falling)
God : 1/30/06 09:44:39 PM EST
Scuba Steve, that is a little strange - you spelt travel wrong. Other than that - you got the right idea... this shiznit rocks!
scuba steve : 1/29/06 05:46:19 PM EST
I SAW THESE KIDS IN BIRMINGHAM, AND HOLY CACA! THESE KIDS ARE GOOD! REAL GOOD! DAMN GOOD! THE FIRST BAND DIDN'T SHOW, SO WE GOT A SURPRISE WHEN THIS 'SECOND SHIFT' BAND TOOK THE STAGE. I FELT BAD FOR THE BAND THAT FOLLOWED THEM, WHO WAS A MIX OF TANTRIC AND BIRD SHIT...REALLY. ANYWAY, I GOT THESE GUYS CD AND ITS ALL I LISTEN TO. I WILL TRAVIL TO ATL, AND KIDNAP THEM SO THEY CAN PLAY AT MY COMMAND! AND I WILL NEVER EVER RELEASE MY STRONGHOLD ON THEM! THEY WILL PLAY FOR ME FOREVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
When I looked to the Left : 1/22/06 01:42:52 AM EST
Are you guys releasing a second album by the same name this October 15th? Is it like, the commemorative one year anniversary re-release double delux edition with extra b-sides with your choice of collectible afro-pick or Beau bobble head doll? Cause if not then..then....yoooouuu get the drift. C'mon, this is show business fellas. It's crucial. You can't afford these kinds of mistakes.
The Button, part 2 : 1/21/06 09:47:33 PM EST
Okay, here's the deal. When I open up your site on internet explorer the button is there. When I open with netscape, it is NOT. Wierd, huh?!!
??? : 1/21/06 09:37:02 PM EST
sometimes, browsers store old versions of the website. if you experience strange behavior, try "refreshing" your browser, by clicking on the refresh button or hitting the "F5" key.
shifty : 1/21/06 04:11:54 PM EST
look to your left
The Button : 1/21/06 08:50:50 AM EST
Where's the button?? I told my friend to come to your site and click on the button to take her to the music store in Athens to place on order online for Boozed and Bruised. It's not there now. Please put it back on your home page!
stock boy : 1/19/06 09:13:35 AM EST
Boozed and Bruised is back in stock at Decatur CD, Wuxtry Records, and Criminal Records.
ajc.com : 1/17/06 05:19:26 PM EST
check out what the atlanta journal-constitution // access atlanta had to say about our shift boys... "Second Shift. "Boozed and Bruised." Self-released. Grade: B The guitars ooze sleaze and dissipation without losing the pop appeal that bursts from these compact, hooky songs. Tunes like "Power in Numbers" are clenched tight as a fist and carry the same hint of danger, but they're crisp and clean enough to be accessible. "Art of Compromise" and "Gun of a Son" call to mind the chunky pop of criminally under-appreciated Irish rockers Ash, and that's a wonderful thing. Bonus points for the kicky little stick figures in the booklet representing guest players such as ever-reliable producer Geoff Melkonian, Clay Cook and Mike Mantione."
* brown-eye * : 1/17/06 12:09:39 PM EST
butt logging... sounds painful.
fo real : 1/17/06 11:33:46 AM EST
I mean blogging is cool, but logging . . . that is where it's at
awesome shift. : 1/15/06 09:00:12 PM EST
the blog is back, and it's even more awesome than everrrrrr.
lex : 1/13/06 04:41:03 PM EST
Is the opposite of "badass" "goodass" or "not badass"?
Andrew : 1/9/06 10:35:20 PM EST
Second shift is badass!!!!
Shift fan : 1/9/06 04:55:29 PM EST
It's worth the wait - that's for sure!!
Christe : 1/9/06 04:06:17 PM EST
I finally broke down and bought the dang CD online. Can't wait to get it!
Rate Sum Music : 1/5/06 10:05:44 PM EST
Featured Band? Not sure how it happened, but check out www.ratesummusic.com to see for yourselves...
RIAA : 1/4/06 12:29:51 PM EST
jesus! a copy to the trivia girl? that's the most *blatant* violation of copyright i've ever seen! baker has hairdoos and girly belts to pay for, ya know. and in a modern twist on the merchant of venice (who knew this board was so goddamn educational!), rumor has it that beauregard laid down a pound of his goldie locks as collateral to finance the record.
jimmyrock : 1/4/06 11:50:50 AM EST
Just wanted to let everyone know that the shift has been getting some consistent airplay at rocky mountain pizza by ga. tech during trivia on tuesday and wednesday nights. i gave the trivia girl my album to download to her ipod and she has been playing them ever since. usually she mentions the name of the band too for a little slice of promo for the boys.
Heath Ledger : 1/3/06 09:34:36 PM EST
Now those are some real pillow-bitin' cowboys!
McNuttier : 1/3/06 08:53:24 PM EST
Oh yeah - and Holy Brokeback Mountain... http://demoniusrex.com/ssmusic/newsite/images/photos/pin_video_shoot/baker_hoffman_01.jpg
McNutt : 1/3/06 08:49:38 PM EST
To all you penises who haven't bought the album (the White album; not the Neo-pagan holiday thingy): buy the album.
Kiefer : 1/3/06 11:38:36 AM EST
From ajc.com: • Atlanta is an R&B and hip-hop hot spot. It has big-time rock producers in Brendan O'Brien and Butch Walker. It also provided one of country's biggest breakthrough acts last year, Sugarland. Maybe we can get one of our many stalwart rock bands —Second Shift, the Whigs and the Swear come to mind — into the upper reaches of the charts.
99x listener : 12/25/05 09:01:27 PM EST
Dudes, they totally played your song from the christmas CD TWICE tonight on sunday school. I think thats a first. Rock on SS!
99xmas CD : 12/18/05 04:58:40 PM EST
Hey, I got the CD. Love it! Your song rocks!
Thanks : 12/16/05 11:15:20 AM EST
for the reply! I'm going to try to get one this afternoon.
re: 99xmas CD : 12/16/05 07:36:18 AM EST
go to 99x.com... it tells you all the Cingular stores that have copies - and they're free.
99xmas CD : 12/15/05 06:53:58 PM EST
So, can someone tell me where I can pick up a copy of the 99xmas CD with the Shift's "Run, Run Rudolph" on it, please????
Julia : 12/12/05 04:57:54 PM EST
I love you guys. <3
jimmyrock : 12/9/05 12:23:52 PM EST
looking forward to catching the show tonight. its been way too long since i've the shift rock it out.
d. bowie : 12/9/05 06:07:40 AM EST
i hope you bitches are gonna play one of my songs tonight!
d. bowie : 12/9/05 06:07:04 AM EST
i hope you bitches are gonna play one of my songs tonight!
dmo : 12/8/05 01:16:13 PM EST
so aparently there is a show tomorrow...
Boozed & Bruised : 11/25/05 08:16:55 PM EST
I got your CD in the mail today. It rocks!! Totally awesome guys! Congrats!
leo : 11/25/05 01:35:57 PM EST
Mary McG. : 11/19/05 06:40:54 PM EST
hey guys... been forever since i saw you perform... u guys are killer... i saw u at the living end/jet/vines concert at the roxy a while back.. totally blew me away... stay awesome.
patrick n : 11/6/05 10:47:36 PM EST
whatsup guys...sorry i haven't been in touch with you guys recently, me and the wife just moved back into town, so hopefully we will meet up sometime.....keep kickin ass and good luck
Welcome Peck X! : 10/30/05 06:27:13 PM EST
Glad to hear from the other side of the pond! Hopefully someday you'll see the boys on stage. They put on quite a show!
Peck x : 10/29/05 02:24:44 PM EST
im 6 hours behind u (by the way!!)
Peck x : 10/29/05 02:13:39 PM EST
ur all so lucky i live in england, second shift r soooooo fukin hot n i wil probs neva see em :( ya gota do sum gigs ova here!! iv ordered ya album sounds gud, luvin all ya songs, websites kewl! ur all so hot (specially baker :P) x
Thanks 2S : 10/23/05 10:08:43 AM EST
for putting the button on the web page to link me to a site to buy the new CD! I just ordered it. Now am anxiously awaiting it's arrival!
spector's dad : 10/22/05 05:41:15 PM EST
Glad somebody's gettin' some
40 Watt tonite : 10/21/05 05:58:26 PM EST
Time to head on out to 40 Watt for 2S Boozed and Bruised CD release party part 2. Rock on Second Shift!
Spector's Mom : 10/21/05 10:52:38 AM EST
I would like to see more pictures of Jason "Mr. Pony" Nackers playing drums without his trousers on...
tito : 10/21/05 10:51:14 AM EST
definitely pretty fucking gay
#0.9 Fan : 10/21/05 09:39:54 AM EST
I saw Teusink at Goody's today, does anyone else think he is gay or is it just me?
#1 fan : 10/20/05 10:06:38 AM EST
i saw "boozed and bruised" for sale in criminal records today
local record store manager : 10/18/05 09:39:35 PM EST
i spoke with second shift recently and they said you could expect to find their CDs in my store sometime very soon. we have a meeting on Thursday and i will remind second shift to inform their website viewers of the status of the situation.
Dean : 10/18/05 03:25:45 PM EST
Anyone know anywhere in atlanta where i could buy the CD (not online, mail destroys everything and i hate shiping)?
athensmusic.net : 10/18/05 04:10:26 AM EST
Hey, thanks for the info, Dee!! I just ordered ordered Boozed and Brusied from athensmusic.net
Todd : 10/18/05 02:48:46 AM EST
Great Party, enjoyed the new stop motion video. CD is great, I already lost my case, but songs 3 and 7 rock, by the way what was my wife doing at the 2S CD release show?
dee are : 10/17/05 02:50:24 PM EST
christie, try athensmusic.net if you want to order a copy of the cd
Leah Fuxa : 10/16/05 03:13:26 PM EST
1 more thing- craig i think some buddies of yours have a thing for you OR they were just really drunk- one guy kept yelling "CRAIG I WANA HAVE SEX WITH YOU!" in my ear but im sure u heard him since you seemed to be giving him dirty looks haha
Leah Fuxa : 10/16/05 03:11:14 PM EST
also agreed with "conserned fan" lyrics need to be posted!
Leah Fuxa : 10/16/05 03:10:18 PM EST
the show was awesome and im glad ive finally got the cd! my family and i have been following you guys since we saw u at music midtown 2004! my uncle is clearly obsessed and he boasted about his chat with hoffman in the mens room. :) keep up the good work
Christie : 10/16/05 02:10:13 PM EST
Hey where can I get my hands on a CD. I couldn't make it to the party.
Roosh : 10/16/05 07:55:41 AM EST
Hey! Heard the CD release party was AWESOME. Sorry I missed it, I was in Hawaii havin some fun. I also heard my parents were extremely bid on the dinner with the band. I have been informed that I have been recruited to go. Sooo I'm sure I'll see you all soon. Best of luck with the CD!!! Hope you sell millions and gazillions!
concerned fan : 10/15/05 10:02:01 PM EST
So the show was awesome...the cd is incredible...but my hopes of getting lyrics with the cd were destroyed....can you guys PLEASE!! post them???
Johnny Cakes : 10/15/05 07:23:28 PM EST
2000 miles away from 2Shift cd party = suck
Countdown : 10/15/05 12:07:09 PM EST
7 hrs till 2S takes the stage!!!
spector : 10/15/05 10:28:50 AM EST
Is the loft the place right beside what used to be center stage and is now some corporate sponsored blah blah?
juan epstein : 10/15/05 09:31:02 AM EST
what time does this shindig start tonight?
Tonite's the nite!! : 10/15/05 07:24:38 AM EST
See you at the Loft. Rock on 2S!!!!
Gwinnett Daily Post : 10/14/05 05:11:41 PM EST
Hey, the boys are on the front cover of the Weekend magazine/section of the Gwinnett Daily Post today ( Friday). And, inside is a 2 page article. Very cool!! Seems like everywhere I've looked I've seen something about Second Shift this week! Can't wait til tomorrow night. Am very anxious to have a copy of the new CD!!
#1 fan : 10/14/05 02:59:23 PM EST
did anybody else get the e-mail listing all the people they have DJing at the after-party? they must be spending thousands of dollars on this release party to get that caliber of talent.
Hester : 10/13/05 06:23:55 PM EST
Yea man, that 99x acoustic spot sounded really good guys...keep up the good work. See ya Saturday.
Lil Nack : 10/13/05 06:20:01 PM EST
That sounded good as hell on the radio tonight boys! Can't wait til Saturday!
patrick : 10/13/05 06:04:10 PM EST
where can i buy a second shift cd i cant make it to the show what do i do
sancho : 10/13/05 10:21:00 AM EST
Dr. Kenneth Noisewater : 10/13/05 09:31:04 AM EST
I heard Scott Weiland is going to make a guest appearance saturday night with el shift (for those who don't habla espanol, the shift)
Steve : 10/13/05 05:06:05 AM EST
Cunnalingus??? lol thats pretty funny stuff tom. Fuck the stones you should go to 2shift
dmo : 10/12/05 01:12:22 PM EST
i've recieved no less than three email newsletters this week announcing the 2S CD release party... ticketalternative, atlanta music guide and rival entertainment are all pimping the show. nice to see the guys getting well deserved attention...
jimmy rock : 10/12/05 01:07:34 PM EST
i am doing my part to make sure doug childers is in the house on saturday night. if anybody out there knows him, make sure you do your part.
cunnalingus culpepper : 10/12/05 06:35:24 AM EST
can't wait to rock out to you guys on saturday night!!!!
Ron Burgandy : 10/12/05 05:47:09 AM EST
Neato, gang! Alright! Super Duper!
Me too! : 10/11/05 06:15:49 PM EST
I like the band alot! I heard CDs at the show would be just $10.00.
jimmy rock : 10/11/05 02:04:59 PM EST
well, i don't know much about his eating habits nor his sexual preferences, but they are none of my business. i just like the band.
spector : 10/11/05 01:26:30 PM EST
these guys do their own shopping? wow how modest
the manager at publix : 10/11/05 08:40:24 AM EST
i see beau at publix all the time. he seems to shop daily. i didn't know a single person could put me out of stock on "Crispy Rice" cereal. since i am such a big SS fan, i have said hi to him a time or two. he doesn't seem to mind unless you start grabbing his crotch or sticking your tongue down his throat (which i have tried). he also mentioned to me that CDs were going to be no more than $12 at shows. as a business man, i can assume that the price may increase if there is shipping involved, but if you actually buy a CD at a SS show, you don't have to pay shipping, eh?
jimmy rock : 10/11/05 08:23:49 AM EST
i think i saw beau at publix at ansley mall last night. but didn't want to act like a groupie and bother you while out doing regular person stuff. was that you?
jimmy rock : 10/11/05 08:21:52 AM EST
what will the new cd's be available for $ ?
Johnny Cakes : 10/10/05 08:14:55 PM EST
aaron : 10/10/05 07:01:42 PM EST
hey is anybody here, i am in the band opening for the shift in their cd release, man what a show its going to be. Second shift is crazy man, make sure all you guys reading this make it out to the show
spector : 10/10/05 04:56:39 PM EST
newest myspace song sounds kinda phishy. the old hippy in spector is yelling cheesecake cheesecake cheesecake
d_bowie : 10/10/05 11:41:54 AM EST
when are you cats going to play some more fabuluous covers of my tunes?
Dr. Kenneth Noisewater : 10/8/05 05:02:40 PM EST
check out GeoffMelkonian.com for a sneak of two new songs on the album, new if you like new that is, wait what am I talking about, although I am not really talking, I am typing you need to check out the site because also some good local bands as well for expample Modern Skirts are on there and they are .. . . excellent, don't forget to check out the individual band member pics on the left when you click to go to the different pages of this excellent website and remember when you look for second shift on limewire 60% of the time it works all the time.
Spector : 10/8/05 08:38:30 AM EST
New song rocks guys!
Dr. Kenneth Noisewater : 10/7/05 09:59:13 AM EST
I like the pictures, I mean I really like the pictures . . . I can never get past Craig, though. I am working on my endurance, so don't worry Nack and Hoffman
shiftasaurus rex. : 10/7/05 09:36:11 AM EST
"right on time" = the first track off of 'boozed and bruised' = now on myspace.com/secondshift
What??? : 10/7/05 03:29:13 AM EST
Second Shift has just responded to what fans have been asking for for a long time now - lots of requests for names and pictures. The band is in fact made up of these people! They're an awesome group of guys who make some really cool music.
Sparks : 10/7/05 02:13:59 AM EST
Self indulgent. Oh yes, thats Second Shift to a T.... Those little dots probably don't mean I'm being ultra sarcastic. Isn't that cool... And oh yeah, members of Second Shift. The next time you have a website made for your band, be sure you don't include a single picture/comment remotely relating to any actual members of the band. This will make you seem less vain...
Myspace : 10/6/05 06:01:08 PM EST
Where are the new songs you guys were gonna put up on your MySpace page leading up to the show? You had one on there for a couple days and then took it off... not i'm all sad.
dmo : 10/6/05 04:58:25 PM EST
do not feed the trolls
there is nothing to see here
cant wait for the booze
Important dude : 10/6/05 03:06:06 PM EST
I think Josh needs to go to a message board where people actually care what he thinks... go write your own music and get back to us when you're worth anything.
tentatively offended : 10/6/05 02:04:27 PM EST
what do you mean by that, Josh?
Josh : 10/6/05 09:37:44 AM EST
Self Indulgence is cool if you dont sound like every other band...even if you do rock hard.
Julia : 10/5/05 06:53:24 PM EST
Hey you guys. This seems to be a "Second Shift Fans" message board. We should get the party started, it seems a bit dull. But whatever. Maybe someone from the band will make a SPECIAL ENTRANCE?! And and yeah. I love the new site <3
aaron : 10/5/05 06:41:46 PM EST
there will be making out? if your luck enough
Johnny Cakes : 10/5/05 05:25:20 PM EST
an excited fan : 10/5/05 04:32:32 PM EST
is there going to be making out AT the show?
aaron : 10/5/05 03:27:13 PM EST
hey is anybody here, i am in the band opening for the shift in their cd release, man what a show its going to be. Second shift is crazy man, make sure all you guys reading this make it out to the show
spector : 10/5/05 01:13:54 PM EST
Josh, when you rock that hard self-indulgence is perfectly acceptable.
Josh : 10/5/05 06:30:13 AM EST
Your band is pretty self indulgent. Website is nice tho...
spector : 10/4/05 03:43:15 PM EST
hahaha don't be silly. everyone knows i like old chicks
joker : 10/4/05 03:39:04 PM EST
spector, im glad u know more about the internet than just black gay porn sites
Spector : 10/4/05 02:54:47 PM EST
Cream: Oct 24-26 Madison Square Garden http://www.thegarden.com/boxoffice.jsp http://www.ticketsnow.com/tickets.cfm/e=6671/incOpp=10
a fan : 10/4/05 02:39:40 PM EST
I LIKE the new website!!
Rosa : 10/3/05 09:34:58 PM EST
cool website guys!!! i'm loving it!!
Eric Clapton : 10/3/05 07:42:49 PM EST
Cream ain't playin' shit mate. Not anythin' I've heard of anyway. Besides, I only play soft rock now and if Baby Face ain't playin with me, then I ain't playin! P.S. Spector likes it in the culo...
joker : 10/3/05 05:23:30 PM EST
i heard that the last time spector was in nyc, he "explored" the "advantages" of being sexually ambidextrous
spector : 10/3/05 05:13:50 PM EST
Its real look it up
joker : 10/3/05 05:11:45 PM EST
i heard that lovin' spoonful was supposed to be on the bill as well
spector : 10/3/05 05:09:44 PM EST
Well shit those boys are hot but thats actually not me. I heard 2Shift was opening for Cream reunion at MSG at the end of October so I'm in ny getting ready. Nice try though joker
joker : 10/3/05 05:07:07 PM EST
yea, i think i see spector on the bottom of the page taking it in the ass
Steve : 10/3/05 05:03:25 PM EST
I think I see spector in that white blur at the bottom of the page. Nice touch.
firstname.lastname@example.org : 10/3/05 03:15:13 PM EST
i used to work with craig. he used to touch me. i liked it. cant wait for your new album.
J5Knuckleshuffle : 10/3/05 02:19:52 PM EST
I go to the mall, eat a gyro by myself, and walk up to high school gilrs and I'm all like, "hey baby, I play in a band called 2nd sift." And they're all like, "don't you mean SHIFT?" And I say, "no, stupid, SIFT, we play bluegrass." Then security reminds me I'm not allowed on the premises. THE END
borngesser : 10/3/05 02:16:35 PM EST
the rollover code does not work on the intro page. I like the site though.
Little Nack : 10/3/05 05:53:08 AM EST
Very nice site guys... I like your style.
dmo : 10/3/05 03:32:56 AM EST
i'm just curious what the hell that thing is on the splash page. is it some kind of euro toilet or just a funky porcelain chair sold at ikea?
Kiefer : 10/3/05 02:45:44 AM EST
Site looks good. I think I'll miss the black, but times they are a changin'
lura : 10/3/05 12:43:35 AM EST
looks cool beau. see ya at the show. hey, that rhymes!
the boss : 10/2/05 11:50:28 PM EST
enjoy the new website