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The Distance

by Cake

Lyrics

Reluctantly crouched at the starting line
Engines pumping and thumping in time
The green light flashes, the flags go up
Churning and burning, they yearn for the cup
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Reluctantly crouched at the starting line
Engines pumping and thumping in time
The green light flashes, the flags go up
Churning and burning, they yearn for the cup
full lyrics

Features of This Track

mellow rock instrumentation
rap influences
a subtle use of vocal counterpoint
a subtle use of vocal harmony
interweaving vocal harmony
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
thru composed melodic style
extensive vamping
minor key tonality
electric guitar riffs
brass instrument solos
a partially spoken vocal delivery
narrative lyrics

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

Hey yaw I found my cake.. hell yep I'm going the distance!! Yep on it again! Great song! No FKN joke.yaw. be good.
Yes, great song and nice bass work. One of my favorites of theirs.
Damn what you did you do with my cake!!?? Great song!!
Y tha hell is ths sng so fckn sik?! Cuz it is. Cakes gotta few 1s tht r nasty...
Misicks Ben ther n my x of need...
Mass peace n later...
'wckdtwstdsw e e t c a n d y '
regan.1999
one if my favorite songs right now
This is good but it's not their best, I like their lesser known stuff a lot more
Ahhhh yeah Cake at their best right here
LOVE IT!!! I have always been OBSESSED with cake. I just got into the music and the band.
I love it
jesstempest7
(Also, this song is phenomenal. *end of transmission * )
jesstempest7
I'm so obsessed with Cake right now, my God.
F**k yes, kickass motherf**kin g song. So sick, love it so much. Damn. I really love this song
I always listen to this song when I run
It's a great running song, man.
This was the song i was looking for. And that bass is so good, love that about this band. Bassy sounds grab my attention for some reason
Cake got that vibe
Love the horns in this song!!!!
LOVE THIS BAND!!!! AWESOME!!!!
deathacejase
It's about a guy who crashed fyi
This song makes me want to drive fast. Love it !
I remember hearing this on the Simpsons when I was a kid loved it ever since
Awesome bass line
I kinda just like the first ten seconds, and the choruses...h a h
This was the s@it ! Cool song .
Meh
OMG, I had been hearing the chorus (he's going the distance...) everywhee. I never heard the song till now. I think it's catchy and fun.
Good song for when I'm driving
I'm going the distance but I will win cause of (shake and bake) reference to a movie
joeluz02
Freaking yeayea!!!!

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THIS SONG IS SOOO GOOD
Haha WOW IN EVERY SONG THERES TRUMPETS COOL
Love the nerdy rock vibe!!!
Love the acoustics
Dope son!!! Lol nice song for real though!
Best. Song. EVOR!
Told me to stop
I was working out for 3 hours and when my brother told I told him I'm going the distance
Cake is awesome
!!!!!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
Cake is the best
My jam :))
autumnbebe
Pure genious! I love dis songgg
autumnbebe
I wanna ride my skateboard REALLY FAST now
This makes me want to ride my bike really fast (don't have a car yet)
Aaaah aaaah! Good song
Geek rock at it's best :)))
One of the best bands after nico vega and the presidents of the United States of America.
love this favorite cake song
jordyn_e_bro w n
FOLLOW FOR A FOLLOW
Heh...BOWEL shaking earthquakes. . . h e h e h e . . . ( s o r r y too immature)...
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