in 1980 Gary Floyd, who later formed SISTER DOUBLE HAPPINESS, and 3 other guys started the 1st version of a band called THE DICKS in Austin / Texas and also released their THE DICKS HATE THE POLICE 7" in the same year. 30 years later a.k.a. today this 7" is what's called a classic. and rightfully so! the title-track, which has lyrics written from the point of view of a cop that abuses his power has some of the darkest vibes ever! period. click the cover to download. the password is mean.