Dead Milkmen’s “Dean’s Dream” Is Their Most Underrated Song

When you peel away the jokey, satire of a lot of the Dead Milkmen’s songs, you’re left with stuff that’s almost touching. “Dean’s Dream” is one of those songs that captures the other side of the Milkmen. While most people put on “Bitchin’ Camaro” or “The Beach Song” this is one that Milkmen fans put […]

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When you peel away the jokey, satire of a lot of the Dead Milkmen’s songs, you’re left with stuff that’s almost touching. “Dean’s Dream” is one of those songs that captures the other side of the Milkmen. While most people put on “Bitchin’ Camaro” or “The Beach Song” this is one that Milkmen fans put on when people leave the party. They would probably hate being called “Indie rock,” but we put this song on our list of criminally underrated indie rock songs anyway.