The National - Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks Lyrics

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Leave your home
Change your name
Live alone
Eat your cake

Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Though the waters are risin'
Still no surprisin' you
Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Man its all been forgiven
Swans are a swimmin'
I'll explain everything to the geeks

All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love

Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Though the waters are risin'
Still no surprisin' you
Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Man its all been forgiven
Swans are a swimmin'
I'll explain everything to the geeks

Hangin' from chandeliers
Same small world
At your heels

All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love
All the very best of us
String ourselves up for love

Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Though the waters are risin'
Still no surprisin' you
Vanderlyle, crybaby, cry
Man its all been forgiven
Swans are a swimmin'
I'll explain everything to the geeks

I'll explain everything to the geeks
I'll explain everything to the geeks

Track Listing
Digital Media 1
  • 1 Terrible Love
  • 2 Sorrow
  • 3 Anyone's Ghost
  • 4 Little Faith
  • 5 Afraid of Everyone
  • 6 Bloodbuzz Ohio
  • 7 Lemonworld
  • 8 Runaway
  • 9 Conversation 16
  • 10 England
  • 11 Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks
  • 12 Walk Off


  • Credits
    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: Aaron Brooking Dessner, Matthew Donald Berninger
    album: Track 11 in album High Violet
    release date: 2010-5-10
    popularity : 39 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues
    styles: Alternative Rock
    length: 4:13
    producer: The National
    mixer: Peter Katis
    mastering: Greg Calbi
    orchestrator: Nico Muhly
    composer: Aaron Dessner, Matt Berninger
    lyricist: Matt Berninger, Carin Besser
    Album Information
    label: 4AD
    country(area): Japan
    format: Digital Media
    barcode: 652637300369
    script: Latin