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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