Mistaken for Strangers (3:25)

Cover of Boxer

From Boxer and 6 other releases

“Mistaken for Strangers” is a single from The National’s 2007 fourth studio album Boxer. The track was named #92 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 100 Best Songs of 2007.


Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Albums featuring this track (7)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
The National - Squalor Victoria 2:59 260,745
The National - Brainy 3:50 276,602
Interpol - Obstacle 1 4:09 526,928
Interpol - Evil 3:34 638,653
Arcade Fire - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) 4:48 658,247
Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 5:14 556,820

Listening Trend

328,827listeners all time
3,376,782scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more


Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.
  • everette0704

    can not get enough!

    8 Jun 4:18pm Reply
  • lightsalover

    my favorite Interpol song. [5] damn

    12 Feb 8:30pm Reply
  • theironictea

    Wow, the drums on this track are fantastic! Amazing pattern, I've tried to play it but it's impossible for me. Bryan Devendorf is a beast. Fantastic track.

    19 Oct 2014 Reply
  • stateofgrace9

    "Another uninnocent elegant fall into the unmagnificent lives of adults" something Holden Caulfield would say

    14 Aug 2014 Reply
  • candycanegurl

    lolololol @ my favourite Interpol song

    7 Jul 2014 Reply
  • Snooz

    Yeah, diving into this band for the first time and I occasionally get the interpol vibe.

    26 May 2014 Reply
  • iagodetregiachi

    Arm in arm in arm and eyes and eyes glazing under...

    1 May 2014 Reply
  • veruschkan

    Thanks to last.fm I found a new band to LOVE. Great find! So far, so good.

    1 Apr 2014 Reply
  • joshsaussey

    Amazing track. The chorus is so beautiful, yet intense at the same time.

    5 Mar 2014 Reply
  • burrito-bob

    drums of heaven.

    17 Jan 2014 Reply
  • DarthHeisenberg

    ¡Me gusta mucho esta canción!

    12 Oct 2013 Reply
  • JerryZola25


    26 Sep 2013 Reply
  • maccrash

    why does their music hurt so much?

    17 Sep 2013 Reply
  • zeonixx

    My favorite Interpol song. [3] lol.

    15 Sep 2013 Reply
  • srmtpp

    My favorite Interpol song. [2]

    6 Sep 2013 Reply
  • maccrash

    you get mistaken for strangers by your own friends when you pass them at night under the silvery, silvery citibank lights

    26 Aug 2013 Reply
  • deanverhey

    My favorite Interpol song.

    9 Aug 2013 Reply

    Well you wouldn't want an angel watching over you. Surprise, surprise: they wouldn't want to watch. [2] The way he sings this line... awesome.

    6 Aug 2013 Reply
  • Daniel_Green

    Another amazing song.

    18 May 2013 Reply
  • raffy_rillo

    Well you wouldn't want an angel watching over you. Surprise, surprise: they wouldn't want to watch.

    6 Apr 2013 Reply
  • All 164 shouts

Listening Now

Top Listeners