Video Roundup: Flag Day

photo by Brittney Bollay

237 years ago, the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution that adopted the flag of the United States on June 14. Today, we celebrate the Stars and Stripes with a video playlist all about flags. From flags Black to Wild, here are some songs we’ve flagged as part of a Flag Day soundtrack for our online listeners.

Wild Flag - “Romance”

Black Flag - “My War”

Wire - “Pink Flag”

Deer Tick - “Straight Into a Storm” (off the album Born on Flag Day)

Wilco - “Ashes of American Flags”

Cat Power - “American Flag”

Julianna Barwick - “White Flag”

Broken Social Scene - “Capture the Flag”

Gorillaz - “White Flag”

Godspeed You! Black Emperor - “Dead Flag Blues”

Galactic - “Voyage Ton Flag”

Wu-Tang Clan - “Iron Flag”

Cursive - “Flag and Family”

Los Campesinos! - “This is a Flag. There is no Wind”

Grateful Dead - “Wave That Flag”

Eddie Izzard - “Do you have a flag?”

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