My Favorite Accident

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"My Favorite Accident"
Motion City Soundtrack - My Favorite Accident cover.jpg
Single by Motion City Soundtrack
from the album I Am the Movie
Released 9 December 2003 (Europe)
Format CD
Recorded 2003
Genre Pop punk, emo
Length 3:20
Label Epitaph
Writer(s) Joshua Cain, Jesse Johnson, Matthew Taylor, Tony Thaxton, Justin Pierre
Producer(s) Ed Rose
Motion City Soundtrack singles chronology
"The Future Freaks Me Out"
(2003)
"My Favorite Accident"
(2003)
"Everything Is Alright"
(2005)

"My Favorite Accident" is a song by the pop punk band Motion City Soundtrack. It features on their debut album, I Am the Movie and was released as their second single in Europe. This song was featured in the video game Burnout 3: Takedown and also featured in Tony Hawks Gigantic Skatepark Tour along with "The Future Freaks Me Out".

Formats and track listings[edit]

  • CD
    1. "My Favorite Accident" - 3:20
    2. "Boombox Generation" - 3:07

Music video[edit]

The video for "My Favorite Accident" was shot at Joshua Cain's brother's home on a very limited budget,[1] and has been noted for "poking fun at your usual music video relationship". The video features frontman Justin Pierre going through a rough patch in his relationship with a large pink bunny rabbit. It also includes the band's moog player, Jesse Johnson, doing his now famous "moogstand", where he does a handstand on his moog synthesizer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.alligator.org/edit/detours/issues/stories/030731jenn2.html