Father Of Mine (3:51)

Cover of So Much for the Afterglow

From So Much for the Afterglow and 18 other releases

Father of Mine was one of Everclear’s greatest hits, appearing on the Album So Much For The Afterglow. The song was based on lead singer Art’s Alexakis’s Father walking out on him as a child, causing most of the issues in his life that followed.


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  • lolbryce

    what the hell this is a horrible cut of this song

    7 Nov 2013 Reply


    17 Oct 2013 Reply
  • runningfoxli

    Count me in with the fans who wish all the Everclear tracks on last.fm weren't the re-recorded versions. I would heart this otherwise.

    30 Aug 2013 Reply
  • Volcomaestro

    The original is waaay better than this sugar coated, sickly sweet version, just horrible.

    7 Jun 2013 Reply
  • sparkythewelder

    Now 2....

    12 Apr 2013 Reply
  • vangelicmonk

    Biological didn't bother

    1 Jan 2013 Reply
  • cloudgoron

    Never understood you dad, now I guess I never will. =/ Such a shame that so many people, including myself, can relate to this song. Makes me proud that I'm a dedicated father though.

    9 Nov 2012 Reply
  • Ferdokki

    If my dad gave me a 5 dollar bill for my birthday, I'd be pretty happy...as compared to what he usually gives (hint: NOTHING).

    14 Oct 2012 Reply
  • tortACh

    Кайфная темка!

    26 Aug 2012 Reply
  • wellagainbrege

    it was my mom!!!

    5 Aug 2012 Reply
  • dirtybubbl87

    this song makes me appreciate my dad. He never left us.

    4 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Allronix

    July 4, 2010...my biological father was admitted to the hospital for the last time. A lifetime's worth of hard partying and not taking care of himself led to a preventable cycle of heart failure. He owed his five-figure debts, which he tried to dodge by vanishing and working under the table. Up until the end, he was still cheerful, amible, fun-loving...and completely without a shred of good sense. Thank you, Everclear. Your old man must have been a lot like mine.

    6 Jul 2012 Reply
  • abunono

    Within the shadows of her hair

    14 May 2012 Reply
  • darkcleavage

    everclear rocks!!!!

    21 Mar 2012 Reply
  • ravenclaw94

    Hmm, I have never heard this band before. Nice find.

    11 Mar 2012 Reply
  • mrshammett

    gah, so much love for this song <3

    16 Feb 2012 Reply
  • Grimmjow26

    Ahhh..The 90's! good times :) @SuperChogs, wow this was my first everclear song, i had no idea they had prior albums an that they actually were Grunge!

    13 Jan 2012 Reply
  • TribesAtWar

    excellent song

    12 Jan 2012 Reply
  • SuperChogs

    @sonic429 their earlier albums are pretty grunge-tastic. And awesome

    28 Nov 2011 Reply
  • crazykarma138

    this song holds a special place in my heart. never met my real dad, im 26 now and it still hurts i found him last year online still havnt met him in person tho this was like my anthem to my father when i was in high schoiol i willl never be sane i will always be weird inside i will always be lame!

    24 Nov 2011 Reply
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