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Songs about someone getting out, or trying to get out of a place.
Central theme[edit | edit source]
- Bastard Wants To Hit Me
- Electric Car - "Way past the dock, way past the sea"
- Escape From The Planet Of The Apes
- Hall Of Heads - "You can't run away; your feet won't help you run"
- I'm In A Rut - "I'm in a rut that I don't to be in; I want to break the chains"
- The Lady And The Tiger
- No One Knows My Plan
- They Got Lost - "Could you tell us where we are and the best way out of here?"
- Token Back To Brooklyn
Briefly mentioned[edit | edit source]
- The Bright Side - "Back then, fighting with the permanent / Pushing through the sediment / Till we lost the trail"
- Cabbagetown - "But nothing that gets said / gets us out of Cabbagetown"
- Christmas In The Big House - "And I'm breaking out / I got plans / Can't you see?"
- Fun Assassin - A verse: "Lost in space / Waiting for a bus from this place / And when I get there, I'll just fold up my map / Drop it and never look back"
- Hate The Villanelle - "At school, I ran from the very first bell", "But friends have all fled to faraway climes"
- My Brother The Ape - "But I don't feel I belong and I keep wanting to escape"
- This Microphone - "I'm busting out"
- The Velvet Ape - "The Velvet Ape provides your escape"
See also[edit | edit source]
- The Escape Team - A series of characters created for a comic book in 2018, each with their own dedicated song