Engine (3:13)

Cover of Beauty

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  • Grycho

    Giving Jeff a big hug is on my bucket list.

    25 Jul 7:25pm Reply
  • fujishironageki

    this was the last song they played at the concert and jeff described it as a "lullaby" and now im trying to listen to it every night before i go to bed. ily neutral milk hotel

    28 Apr 7:48am Reply
  • JTraill

    Probably my favorite NMH track

    3 Apr 10:12pm Reply
  • WS9167

    Pretty much one of their best songs. Studio version from FWOF could be all you had to hear from NMH. Shame there's no "real" studio version.

    8 Mar 8:24pm Reply
  • vertsk8er419

    so simple and poignant

    1 Jan 11:12pm Reply

    the saw on this track <3

    2 Oct 2013 Reply
  • RespectableChap

    "For I am a ninja..."

    29 Apr 2013 Reply
  • tylerswagar

    I go moist for Julian's saw playing, but no version can beat Hype City Soundtrack.

    20 Nov 2012 Reply
  • MattAurand

    Thanks Robert. [3]

    4 Apr 2012 Reply
  • TheKingofBring

    Probably the highlight of the evenings when I saw Jeff in London last month. Really glad he played it on both nights :)

    3 Apr 2012 Reply
  • tweexcoreasfuck

    Holland b-side's definitely the best.

    1 Apr 2012 Reply
  • tripouts

    Jeff on Engine : "That song was written in.. I...I was really depressed and my life was completely crumbling around me, and then..I wrote that song and got really happy for 5 minutes, and then I put it down on my answering machine so I wouldn't forget it. And then I got terribly depressed again (laughs). And my life began crumbling again."

    21 Feb 2012 Reply
  • R-Mac

    So mufuggin soulful, yall.

    25 Jan 2012 Reply
  • AceOfSpades24

    I always imagine Jeff playing this on a busy sidewalk

    4 Nov 2011 Reply
  • goldengriffin90

    new version is the best [2]

    23 Oct 2011 Reply
  • houghster27

    Thanks Robert [2]

    15 Sep 2011 Reply
  • TheKingofBring

    Thanks Robert.

    11 Sep 2011 Reply
  • TheKingofBring

    I'll agree with that.

    3 Sep 2011 Reply
  • Nakkinak

    new version is the best

    3 Sep 2011 Reply
  • TheKingofBring

    I prefer the Holland, 1945 B-side

    1 Sep 2011 Reply
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