This category lists references to drugs in The Hold Steady's lyrics.
“Nitrous oxide, or "laughing gas", is a common anaesthetic which is known for its euphoric...Nitrous tanks
“You can get a nosebleed from doing cocaine, but also this a pun on the term "Bloody Mary", an...Bloody nose
“Yes, you have. "hard drugs are for the bartenders" in Certain Songs. from Cattle and the...Hard drugs are for bartenders. i think i might have mentioned that before
“Getting "high" on drugs. Since drugs are a major theme in The Hold Steady's music (see Category...High
“This line appears in two songs, but it doesn't seem like either song is referencing the other...Gideon's got a pipe made from a pringles can
“Doing Robo could cause a nosebleed, as it raises your blood pressure, so you'd blow red and...Blew red white and blue right into a tissue
“Prescription pain medication, well known for being illicitly abused. Oxycontin DEA site from For...Oxycontin
Pages in category "Drug References"
The following 35 pages are in this category, out of 35 total.