Song Name: Jocko Homo ("Sad"/ Live Semi-Acoustic Version)

Artist: DEVO

Appears On: Now It Can Be Told (Live Album)

Year Recorded: 1988

Years Performed: 1988-1989, 1990 (Medley), 1996 (Park City, UT Show Only), 2002 (Larry Dominello Benefit Only)

Run Time: 3:51 ("Now It Can Be Told" Version)

Writing Credits: Mark Mothersbaugh

Sung By: Mark Mothersbaugh

Alternate Versions: Jocko Homo (Album Version)

Demo Versions: None Known

Song Connections: Features acoustic guitar as does "It Doesn't Matter To Me."

Trivia / Info:

  • In 1990, DEVO played this version as part of a medley with the album version.
  • Slightly re-arranges lyrics, placing the bridge between the second and third verses.

Onstage Behavior:

The band is seated on stools. At the end, Jerry says "I bet you didn't know that was such a sad song" and "here's a happy one" (introducing "It Doesn't Matter To Me").