"Missed the Boat" is a song by American indie rock band Modest Mouse and is the sixth track on their 2007 album, We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank. The song was released as the second single from that album and peaked at #24 in Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart.
James Mercer of The Shins sings backup vocals on "Missed the Boat".
While we're on the subject
Could we change the subject now?
I was knocking on your ears
Don't worry you were always out