Playlist

Songs about departures: Guardian readers' recommendations

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Song Artist Album
The Leaving of London
The Bevis Frond · The Leaving of London
The Bevis Frond The Leaving of London 3:29
Virtute the Cat Explains Her Departure
The Weakerthans · Reunion Tour
The Weakerthans Reunion Tour 4:09
The Circus Is Leaving Town
Isobel Campbell , Mark Lanegan · Sunday At Devil Dirt
Isobel Campbell, Mark Lanegan Sunday At Devil Dirt 5:27
Thousands Are Sailing
The Pogues · The Best Of The Pogues
The Pogues The Best Of The Pogues 5:27
Going South (7" Version)
The Wolfgang Press · Going South
The Wolfgang Press Going South 3:42
Leave This City
The Sundays · Static And Silence
The Sundays Static And Silence 4:24
Goodbye England (Covered In Snow)
Laura Marling · I Speak Because I Can
Laura Marling I Speak Because I Can 3:45
Spancil Hill
The Wolfe Tones · The Greatest Hits
The Wolfe Tones The Greatest Hits 3:27
Softly As I Leave You (Mono) [Single Version]
Matt Monro · The Best Of Matt Monro
Matt Monro The Best Of Matt Monro 3:24
There's A Boat That's Leaving Soon For New York
Miles Davis · Porgy And Bess
Miles Davis Porgy And Bess 3:23
Theres A Boat That’s Leaving Soon For New York
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong · Louis Miles & Ella Play Porgy and Bess
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Louis Miles & Ella Play Porgy and Bess 4:54
Departure
Popol Vuh · Popul Vuh: Tantric Songs / Hosianna Mantra <>TAKEDOWN AS PER LABEL REQUEST
Popol Vuh Popul Vuh: Tantric Songs / Hosianna Mantra <>TAKEDOWN AS PER LABEL REQUEST 3:13
Last Train To Clarksville
The Monkees · The Definitive Monkees
The Monkees The Definitive Monkees 2:44
Get to You
The Byrds · The Notorious Byrd Brothers
The Byrds The Notorious Byrd Brothers 2:39
Stop In Nevada
Billy Joel · Piano Man
Billy Joel Piano Man 3:54
My Trainfare Out Of Town
Johnny Young · Great British Blues
Johnny Young Great British Blues 3:48
Sail Away
Neil Young · Rust Never Sleeps
Neil Young Rust Never Sleeps 3:50
Puisque vous partez en voyage
Francoise Hardy · Triple best of
Francoise Hardy Triple best of 3:46
Puisque vous partez en voyage
Jean Sablon & Mireille · Chanteur de charme, Vol. 1
Jean Sablon & Mireille Chanteur de charme, Vol. 1 3:21
The Long Goodbye
Paul Brady · Oh What a World
Paul Brady Oh What a World 4:22
Leavin'
Shelby Lynne · I Am Shelby Lynne
Shelby Lynne I Am Shelby Lynne 3:12
No Expectations - Stereo Version
The Rolling Stones · Singles 1968-1971
The Rolling Stones Singles 1968-1971 3:54
Leave This Town
Thin Lizzy · Renegade
Thin Lizzy Renegade 3:49
Please Read The Letter
Robert Plant , Alison Krauss · Raising Sand (Bonus)
Robert Plant, Alison Krauss Raising Sand (Bonus) 5:53
Nothing But the Same Old Story
Paul Brady · Nobody Knows: The Best of Paul Brady
Paul Brady Nobody Knows: The Best of Paul Brady 6:06
Last Stop: This Town
Eels · Meet The EELS: Essential EELS 1996-2006 Vol. 1
Eels Meet The EELS: Essential EELS 1996-2006 Vol. 1 3:26
Packing Blankets
Eels · Daisies of the Galaxy
Eels Daisies of the Galaxy 2:09
Big Log
Robert Plant · The Principle Of Moments
Robert Plant The Principle Of Moments 5:06
Bobby Jean
Bruce Springsteen · Born In The U.S.A.
Bruce Springsteen Born In The U.S.A. 3:43
When You're Alone
Bruce Springsteen · Tunnel Of Love
Bruce Springsteen Tunnel Of Love 3:21