The Built to Spill
lyrics noded above by noumiso
are from the song Car
, one of the band's most well loved and enduring songs. Originally released as a single on Atlas Records
, the song was subsequently released on the There's Nothing Wrong With Love
album, The Normal Years
singles collection, and a sparkling rendition of the song appeared on the Live
The band alternates between putting the song on hiatus and reviving it for their live shows; it is common to hear the song requested repeatedly when they don't play it. Fortunately for fans, Doug Martsch seems to really like the song, and it seems unlikely that it will be retired for good any time soon.
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