have the shakes

We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes

We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes is the second studio album by indie rock band Death Cab for Cutie, released on March 21 2000.

The album is dedicated to Trevor Adams.

Track listing

All songs written by Ben Gibbard except where noted.

  1. "Title Track" – 3:29
  2. "The Employment Pages" – 4:04
  3. "For What Reason" – 2:52
  4. "Lowell, MA" (Gibbard/Walla) – 3:28
  5. "405" – 3:37
  6. "Little Fury Bugs" – 3:48
  7. "Company Calls" (Gibbard/Harmer/Walla) – 3:19
  8. "Company Calls Epilogue" – 5:16
  9. "No Joy in Mudville" (Gibbard/Harmer/Walla) – 6:03
  10. "Scientist Studies" – 5:56

N.B.: Although live recordings dating from before the album's publication suggest that the opening song was originally titled "We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes", it is listed as "Title Track", and so is not, in fact, a title track.


  • Benjamin Gibbard – vocals, electric & acoustic guitars, drums, percussion, Casiotone, organ
  • Nicholas Harmer – bass
  • Christopher Walla – Telecaster, electric piano, backing vocals, percussion, glockenspiel, samples
  • Nathan Good – drums on "The Employment Pages" and "Company Calls Epilogue"


Produced, recorded, and mixed by Christopher Walla at the Hall of Justice. Mastered by Tony Lash.

Cut Songs

The Forbidden Love E.P. contains an acoustic version of "405" and an alternate version of "Company Calls Epilogue".

You Can Play These Songs with Chords + 10 contains a version of "Song for Kelly Huckaby" that Christopher Walla notes was for Facts. Another version of "Song for Kelly Huckaby" appears on The Forbidden Love E.P.

Search another word or see have the shakeson Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2015, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature