I Want A Love Like This (romantic songs)

  1. Broken Social Scene - "Lover's Spit (redux)"
    I was told this song is inappropriate for a newly married couple's first dance. I disagree. Dear future husband, prepare for things to get awkward in front of your gam gam.
  2. Songs: Ohia - "Lioness"
    "I want my last look to be the moon in your eyes"
  3. Peter Gabriel - "Book of Love"
    Yeah I know it's a cover. I love the Magnetic Fields but I also love Peter Gabriel and this version very much.
  4. The National - "Slow Show"
    "I want to hurry home to you, put on a slow, dumb show for you and crack you up"
  5. Stars - "Barricade"
    Things do not last. And that's okay.
  6. Leonard Cohen - "Famous Blue Raincoat"
    "Thanks" My favourite song of all time.
  7. Death Cab for Cutie - "I Will Follow You Into The Dark"
    I know. Predictable, but goddamn goddamn.
  8. The Smiths - "There is a Light That Never Goes Out"
    If you are surprised by this you don't know me at all.
  9. Depeche Mode - "Somebody"
    All of this.
  10. Elton John - "Your Song"
    I know you watched Moulin Rouge too.
  11. Pixies - "Hey"
  12. The Verve - "Sonnet"
    "There's love if you want it"
  13. Bloc Party - "This Modern Love"
    "You bought me a book"
  14. Final Fantasy - "This is the Dream of Win and Regine"
    "Montreal won't break us down"
  15. The Maccabees - "About Your Dress"
    "I noticed you, you stood out like a sore thumb, the most beautiful sore thumb I'd ever seen"
  16. Wilco - "Jesus, Etc"
    "You can rely on me, honey"
  17. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - "Hysteric"
    "Strange steps take us back"
  18. Patrick Wolf - "Damarius"
    Goddamn, Damarius.
  19. Florence and the Machine - "Cosmic Love"
    "I made a map. I knew that I could find my way back. Then I heard your heart beating, you were in the darkness too, so I stayed in the darkness with you"
  20. David Bowie - "Heroes"
    "Just for one day"