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The Nation Of Ulysses
Plays Pretty For Baby
Post-Punk, Punk, Hardcore
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Album · 1992 · 16 Songs. More By Nation of Ulysses. See All. 13 Point Program to Destroy America.

Discography: The Nation Of Ulysses. 13 - Point Program To Destroy America (1991). Plays Pretty For Baby (1992). The Embassy Tapes (2000).

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Their second album ‘Plays Pretty For Baby’ sounds like it was recorded in a front-line trench. Svenonius shrieks and sobs about Nuremburg and cough medicine as incendiary hardcore punk erupts into a jazz mushroom-cloud behind him. ‘Last Train To Cool’ is a theme tune to teenage living death, ‘Shakedown’ a riotous leap out of apathy, ‘Maniac Dragstrip’ a defiant rejection of straights. The album is youth aware it has the power to change everything. It didn’t, of course. Ulysses soon split after one member had a kid, but Svenonius later blamed grunge

Plays Pretty for Baby is the second album by the American punk rock band Nation of Ulysses. Tracks 14-16 on the CD are not on the original album, and are taken from the 7" EP Birth of the Ulysses Aesthetic. The song "The Sound of Jazz to Come" references A Love Supreme by John Coltrane multiple times through its lyrics, while the title of this song references the similarly titled Ornette Coleman album The Shape of Jazz to Come. N-Sub Ulysses" − 3:32.

There is only one Nation of Ulysses: the seriously unserious, reverently irreverent, amoral moralists whose iconoclastic assault on the received pieties of America place them in the front ranks of social critics. Top Songs The Nation of Ulysses. Plays Pretty for Baby. Perpetual Motion Machine.

The backing orchestration was conducted by Gus Levene. The completed album was released on June 17, 1957. I Can't Give You Anything But Love" (Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields) – 2:41. Session 4779; Master 16532. Recorded January 28, 1957. Only Forever" (James V. Monaco, Johnny Burke) – 2:08. Session 4784; Master 16545. Recorded January 30, 1957.

Plays Pretty For Baby. Short-info: Label: Dischord Records ‎– DIS71CD, Dischord Records ‎– DIS 71CD Type: CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, MPO Pressing Country: US Date of released: 2002 Category: Rock Style: Punk, Indie Rock. The Nation Of Ulysses - Plays Pretty For Baby RAR archive MP3 format. 1635 downloads at 53 mb/s. The Nation Of Ulysses - Plays Pretty For Baby RAR archive FLAC format. 1825 downloads at 43 mb/s. Nation Of Ulysses - 13-Point Program To Destroy America. Minor Threat - Complete Discography. James Kiedis - Ulysses.


1 N-Sub Ulysses 3:32
2 A Comment On Ritual 2:27
3 The Hickey Underworld 2:50
4 Perpetual Motion Machine 2:33
5 N.O.U. Future-Vision Hypothesis 3:09
6 50,000 Watts Of Goodwill 4:05
7 Maniac Dragstrip 2:59
8 Last Train To Cool 3:27
9 Shakedown 3:27
10 Mockingbird, Yeah! 2:59
11 Depression III 3:27
12 S.S. Exploder 2:27
13 The Kingdom Of Heaven Must Be Taken By Storm. 2:12
14 The Sound Of Jazz To Come 4:42
15 N.O.U.S.P.T.D.A. 2:51
16 Presidents Of Vice 2:35

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Dischord Records
  • Engineered At – Inner Ear Studios
  • Made By – Mayking Records
  • Glass Mastered At – PDO, UK – 10192201


  • Bass – Steve Gamboa
  • Design – Ulysses*
  • Drums – James Canty
  • Engineer – Don Zientara
  • Graphics – P. Hayes*, S. Raskin*
  • Guitar – Steve Kroner, Tim Green
  • Photography By [Cover] – Don Lewis
  • Photography By [Insets] – John Falls
  • Photography By [Inside Booklet] – M. Galinsky*
  • Producer – Ian Mackaye
  • Vocals – Ian Svenonius


Made in France (on back cover and disc face).

This CD is $8 postpaid from Dischord Records 3819 Beecher St. N.W. Washington D.C. 20007

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: MAYKING RECORDS DIS7CD [scratched characters] 10192201 01 %

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DIS 71V ¡The Nation Of Ulysses!* Plays Pretty For Baby ‎(LP, Album) Dischord Records DIS 71V US 1992
DIS71CD, DIS 71CD The Nation Of Ulysses Plays Pretty For Baby ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, MPO) Dischord Records, Dischord Records DIS71CD, DIS 71CD US 2002
DIS 71V The Nation Of Ulysses Plays Pretty For Baby ‎(LP, Album, RP) Dischord Records DIS 71V US Unknown
DIS071V The Nation Of Ulysses Plays Pretty For Baby ‎(LP, RE, RM) Dischord Records DIS071V US 2009
DIS 71C The Nation Of Ulysses Plays Pretty For Baby ‎(Cass) Dischord Records DIS 71C US 1992