This Is Why We Fight (4:18)

Cover of The King Is Dead

From The King Is Dead and 6 other releases

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  • storytellingman

    Very pretty song, lots of memories here.

    17 Nov 2014 Reply
  • Registeel

    This is the only song I can get into by them, I gave their entire discography a listen and was not impressed to say the least. I can see the R.E.M. influence in this song.

    9 Sep 2013 Reply
  • tailwaker

    A great change for the day-

    6 Sep 2013 Reply
  • fern244

    Listening to this album a lot again; THE BASS LINES IN THIS SONG ARE IRRESISTIBLE.

    25 Aug 2013 Reply
  • TurrIsLegend

    I agree, the bass lines are quite awesome.

    5 Nov 2012 Reply
  • JeepBaby

    ...!

    16 Sep 2012 Reply
  • Motiv3ter

    This song has some sexy bass lines.

    22 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Doraaa85

    beginning reminds me totally on morrissey's song : whatever happens, i love you... love them both :)

    31 Jul 2012 Reply
  • Pepon404

    Fine tune.

    6 Jul 2012 Reply
  • CJWheeler26

    Also REALLY love their song "The Rake"- best baby killing song EVER!

    16 Jun 2012 Reply
  • CJWheeler26

    Decemberists, I love you

    16 Jun 2012 Reply
  • schwagcast

    I like this song except for the last minute. That should have been a new track

    9 May 2012 Reply
  • Adthey

    @Turtles... c'mon, are we 5 or what? @beechee87, not the intro, but the main riff of the song is like... yeah, insanely similar! Way too much inspiration in here I think....

    5 May 2012 Reply
  • turtlesRmyFrenz

    PLEASE DON'T READ THIS. YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE NEAREST POSSIBLE FRIDAY BY THE LOVE OF YOUR LIFE.TOMORROW WILL BE THE BEST DAY OF YOUR LIFE. NOW YOU'VE STARTED READING THIS. DON'T STOP. THIS IS SO FREAKY. 1. say your name 10 times 2. say your mom's name 5 times 3. say your crushes name 3 times 4. paste this to 4 other songs. if you do this, your crush will kiss you on the nearest Friday. but if you read this and do not paste this, then you will have very bad luck. SEND THIS TO 5 SONGS IN 143 MINUTES. WHEN YOU'RE DONE PRESS F6 AND YOUR CRUSH'S NAME WILL APPEAR IN BIG LETTERS ON THE SCREEN. THIS IS SO FREAKY BECAUSE IT ACTUALLY WORK

    13 Apr 2012 Reply
  • futchadoc

    I think this miiiiiight be my favorite off the album, but it's a really close call!

    14 Feb 2012 Reply
  • Icros

    :D

    14 Dec 2011 Reply
  • D_CAMUS

    @beechee87 you're right!

    30 Nov 2011 Reply
  • beechee87

    to all you people saying Smiths: seriously, listen to "Whatever Happens, I Love You" by Morrissey and then this song. the intros are insanely similar.

    2 Oct 2011 Reply
  • Marclvr7

    Gotta love the Decemberists!!!

    9 Sep 2011 Reply
  • stymie87

    played 2x in one hour! awesome

    6 Sep 2011 Reply
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