Taxi Driver (1:59)

Cover of The Papercut Chronicles

From The Papercut Chronicles and 6 other releases

“Taxi Driver” is a song by Gym Class Heroes. The song was first released on The Papercut EP, but was also included on the full-length and much more widely-released The Papercut Chronicles. The song is known for its unique lyrics in which frontman, Travis McCoy, namechecks numerous other bands and artists that Gym Class Heroes enjoy.

These bands are referenced in this order:

1) Death Cab for Cutie
2) Dashboard Confessional
3) Cursive
4) Bright Eyes
5) Sunny Day Real Estate

6) My Chemical Romance
7) Hey Mercedes
8) Coheed and Cambria
9) Fall Out Boy
10) Boy Meets Girl
11) Jimmy Eat World
12) Thrice
13) Brand New
14) The Postal Service
15) Planes Mistaken For Stars
16) At the Drive-In
17) …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead
18) Midtown
19) The Get Up Kids
20) Scraps And Heart Attacks
21) The Early November
22) Thursday
23) Taking Back Sunday
24) Jets to Brazil
25) Story of the Year
26) Hot Water Music

They also mention their recording label, Fueled by Ramen, and the band Elliott in the last lines.


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I took cutie for a ride in my death cab
She tipped me with a kiss, I dropped her off at the meth lab
Before she left she made a dashboard confessional
And spilled her guts in cursive

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