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100 Best Songs of the 2000s

49

The Walkmen, 'The Rat'


The Walkmen, 'The Rat'
49/100

An anthem of New York's rock revival that mixed Strokes strumming with U2's operatic fury. Frontman Hamilton Leithauser gives an unlucky caller an earful. "Can't you hear me, I'm bleeding on the wall!" We hear you.

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