Perpetual Motion Machine (3:10)

Cover of No One's First, And You're Next EP

From No One's First, And You're Next EP and 2 other releases

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  • craftycinematic

    I actually really like this song. It's chaotic... but it works.

    5 Sep 2013 Reply
  • Lauseatu

    why is this song so loud on lastfm radio

    20 Jun 2013 Reply
  • Claudie7470

    [sarcasm] Yay! I'm true modest mouse fan. [/sarcasm]

    8 Jan 2012 Reply
  • modestmarco11

    I love the fact that these lyrics come from a deep place in Isaac mind. This song is and should be loved by all true modest mouse fans.

    27 Sep 2011 Reply
  • searsi

    I don't get all the hate on this song, the brass section in this song makes it different to a lot of other stuff MM has done in a good way imo

    11 Sep 2011 Reply
  • modestmarco11

    these lyrics are used repeatedly in old improv jams modest mouse and ugly casanova.

    2 Oct 2010 Reply
  • DirtyWalls

    Seems I'm one of the few who love this song... "We just wanna go walkin' 'round, feelin' what it's like to fall down."

    31 Aug 2010 Reply
  • iLoveDUB

    I kinda like it... all their songs are a bit strange anyway, don't you think?

    5 Apr 2010 Reply
  • theboredone

    It's got a melody a step stomp rhythm, its good but bad... they have done much worse songs (dancehall sticks out like a saw thumb for example)

    1 Apr 2010 Reply
  • DrPuffNStuff

    I think we're all in agreement about this song - not the best out there. Lonesome Crowded West and We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank are my two favorite albums. Kind of on either end of their musical spectrum, but still. This sound nothing like anything on those... :(

    6 Mar 2010 Reply
  • Simon_FM

    Fairly dreadful. However much I love Isaac, I will not excuse him for writing songs like this, and trying to market them under Modest Mouse. Yes, the sound has changed since the LCW days, and Yes, I don't really like Good News as much as LCW, or Long Drive, but at least the songs on that album can be considered good. This isn't a good song in any respect. Awful uninsightful lyrics, and no melody whatsoever. Sorry Isaac, but if this is a sign of things to come, I'm not pleased.

    1 Mar 2010 Reply
  • mfalco32

    different for modest mouse. but anything that issac brock writes is welcome for my ears. :)

    26 Feb 2010 Reply
  • Dukeee00

    not bad

    28 Jan 2010 Reply
  • UnicornFlower

    i dont really like this one...

    6 Oct 2009 Reply
  • SylviaKWP

    Didn't seem to fit in with the other songs at first, but it's grown on me.

    1 Sep 2009 Reply
  • itsmeedith

    weird for modest mouse...

    26 Aug 2009 Reply
  • ParasitesLoveMe

    What happened to Modest Mouse? This is garbage compared to Moon and Antarctica or Long Drive. Dear God, I am upset.

    18 Aug 2009 Reply
  • alanalafferty

    soooo good.

    17 Aug 2009 Reply
  • parano1a

    my new campfire song!

    2 Aug 2009 Reply
  • Flippa

    definately one of the best along with king rat and the whale song.

    20 Jul 2009 Reply
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