Streetcar (song)

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Single by Funeral for a Friend
from the album Hours
Recorded 30 May 2005
Genre Post-hardcore, emo, melodic hardcore
Length 3:37
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Kris Coombs, Gareth Ellis-Davies, Matthew Davies-Kreye, Ryan Richards, Darran Smith
Funeral for a Friend singles chronology
"Escape Artists Never Die"

"Streetcar" was the first single released from Funeral for a Friend's second album Hours on 30 May 2005.[1] It charted at number 15 in the UK, making it their highest charting single to date. It contains a heavy driving drum beat and backing riff, with melodic vocal work throughout and phone style effects, i.e. ringing phone dials in the intro and phone call voices in the interlude. It is one of Funeral For A Friend's most popular songs to date. It was featured in the soundtrack for Madden NFL 06.[2] The song was also included as pre-installed music on the HDDs of the early Xbox 360s.


  1. ^ "Funeral for a Friend - New Single 'Streetcar' on May 30". Retrieved 5 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "Madden NFL 06 Soundtrack - Music News at IGN". Retrieved 2012-08-17. 

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