Searching for the Hows and Whys is the second album by Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly. It was released on 10 March 2008. The record was co-produced by Sam Duckworth and Nitin Sawhney. "Waiting for the Monster to Drown" was released as a free download via Get Cape's official website and Myspace on 7 December 2007.
The album was released early by iTunes and was subsequently leaked onto the internet.
The song "Better Things" was originally titled "White Lines, Road Signs and Vacuous Desires: The Life and Times of A Disenfranchised Rockstar" and first featured as a B-Side to the "I-Spy" single. Unlike the album version however, vocals are provided by Sam Duckworth only.