Posted here with the kind permission of band-member Jian Ghomeshi, is Moxy Früvous‘ Gulf War Song (3.6Mb MP3). The song was written in response to the first Gulf War in 1991. This does not imply any endorsement of this site by the band. Jian requested that I make it clear that this is not for commercial purposes.
As someone who’s 25th sweet summer is approaching, this song has always resonated with me:
What could we say…we’re only 25 years old?With 25 sweet summers, and hot fires in the coldThis kind of life makes that violence unthinkableWe’d like to play hockey, have kids and grow old
Read the complete lyrics and download the song (3.6Mb MP3).