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Songs about or which reference mythological themes.

Central theme[edit]

Briefly mentioned[edit]

  • Birdhouse In Your Soul - Jason and the Argonauts, and "bluebird of friendliness" most likely a play on "bluebird of happiness"
  • Erase - "Like a deep-sea diver / Falling into a mermaid's embrace", "See the way the deep-sea diver / Falls into the mermaid's arms"
  • I'll Be Haunting You - "...that rises like a phoenix from the ground"
  • Roy G. Biv - "You'll never see a unicorn"
  • Science Is Real - "I like the stories about angels, unicorns and elves"
  • XTC Vs. Adam Ant - "Ant music, like a phoenix / Flies back up the charts"
  • You Don't Like Me - "Terminator 2, the morning, and William Tell"