Minutemen's Double Nickels on the Dime is a masterwork of American indie rock, a sprawling, 42-song explosion of terse, revolutionary rock & roll. was a remarkable step forward from the Minutemen's promising debut album, The Punch Line, then Double Nickels on the Dime was a quantum leap into greatness, a sprawling 44-song set that was as impressive as it was ambitious. Double Nickels on the Dime is a double album by the punk-esque trio The Minutemen. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1984 Vinyl release of Double Nickels On The Dime on Discogs. If What Makes a Man Start Fires?