Jackyl is the eponymous debut album by the band Jackyl. It was released on August 11, 1992 on Geffen. The record's clean issuance omits "She Loves My Cock.
The Lumberjack" is a single by American rock group Jackyl. It was released in 1992 as the band's debut single. The song is noted for a chainsaw solo played by Dupree. William Phillips and Brian Cogan in the Encyclopedia of Heavy Metal Music referred to it as a "somewhat corny novelty hit". The song's music video features John David Kaldoner, then the A&R executive of Geffen Records, portraying a lumberjack. Greg Vernon was the video's director.
Jackyl is an American hard rock band formed in 1991. Their sound has also been described as heavy metal and Southern metal. Their eponymous debut album has sold more than a million copies in the United States with hit singles like "Down on Me" and "When Will it Rain". The band is best known for the song "The Lumberjack", which features a chainsaw solo by lead singer Jesse James Dupree.
Album: Jackyl (1992). Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Monty Python weren't the only act to record a song about a lumberjack. Kennesaw, Georgia band Jackyl's debut single also concerns a worker in the logging industry. Their southern rocker peaked at on Billboard's Mainstream Rock chart in 1992. Yes, that's a real chainsaw solo on the track, courtesy of lead singer Jesse James Dupree. Before they were signed to Geffen Records, a chainsaw bit was part of their stage show, with Dupree cutting stuff up and wielding it as an instrument during jam.
This song is by Jackyl and appear. n the album Jackyl (1992). on the album Night Of The Living Dead (1996). on the album Choice Cuts (1998). Ha ha! I was born in the backwoodsOf a two-bit nowhere townFathered up some rock 'n' roll, babySo you mothers could boogie downI ain't whistling dixieNo, I'm a rebel with a grooveAll around the world they go 'round and 'roundWhen they dig on my new stainless steel sound.
When Jackyl’s debut album came out in 1992, The Lumberjack quickly pricked up a lot of ears and gained much airplay with its distinctive chainsaw solo. Read that agai. hainsaw solo. Jackyl rocked on throughout the 1990s and even released an album in 2012. Yet it was that window of time between their 1992 debut and the 1994 follow-up Push Come to Shove that represents their most successful commercial period with Platinum and Gold records and a bunch of popular singles–none of which ever graced the Billboard Top 40 but remain anthems in their fans minds. And none is great than The Lumberjack. Listen to The Lumberjack by Jackyl.
DJKat Jackyl - The Lumberjack. Album: Live From Dallas 1994, 2009. Filmed at the 'Grove in Anaheim' during NAMM 2012 at the 3rd Annual Dean Guitars Namm Jamm. You just have to love any song that has a chainsaw solo. -) Testament and Static X also played.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|A||The Lumberjack (LP Version)
Written-By – Jessie Dupree*
|B||Brain Drain (LP Version)
Written-By – Jeff Worley, Jimmy Stiff
- Record Company – BMG Ariola München GmbH
- Distributed By – BMG Ariola
- Marketed By – BMG Ariola
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Geffen Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Geffen Records, Inc.
- Pressed By – Sony/CBS, Haarlem
- Published By – PolyGram International Publishing, Inc.
- Published By – Cockster Music
- Published By – Worley Circus Music
- Published By – Stiffmeister Music
- Art Direction – Michael Golob
- Management – Doug Banker
- Photography By [Band Photo] – Alison Dyer
- Producer – Brendan O'Brien
Notes© 1993 Geffen Records, Inc. an MCA Company ℗ 1993, 1992 Geffen Records, Inc. an MCA Company
Distributed by BMG Ariola, An Bertelsmann Music Group Company. Printed in Holland
Marketed by BMG Ariola, Made in Holland.
Track A From the Geffen album JACKYL. Avaialble on Compacht Disc (GED-24489)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 7 20641 91747 4
- Barcode (Scanned): 720641917474
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): 08 16475 00 1A 1 GES 19174 A
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): 08 16475 00 1B 1 GES 19174 A
- Matrix / Runout (Labels Side A & B): 08-016475-00
- Matrix / Runout (Back Sleeve): 08-016475-00
- Rights Society: BIEM GEMA
- Label Code: LC 7266
- Other (Distribution Code France): BM 110
|GED 21784||Jackyl||The Lumberjack (CD, Maxi)||Geffen Records||GED 21784||Europe||1993|
|PRO-CD-4478||Jackyl||The Lumberjack (CD, Single, Promo, Car)||Geffen Records||PRO-CD-4478||US||1992|
|PRO-CD-4485||Jackyl||The Lumberjack (CD, Single, Promo)||Geffen Records||PRO-CD-4485||US||1992|
|GEFS7-19148||Jackyl||The Lumberjack (7", Single)||Geffen Records||GEFS7-19148||US||1992|