PlaylistsPaul Stokes

Playlist - The Boxer Rebellion's 'songs when you're in trouble with your girlfriend'

PlaylistsPaul Stokes

As an 'international' band, London indie rockers The Boxer Rebellion we suspect that collectively been in trouble with ladies from all corners of the globe - so much so the band even featured in rom-com Going The Distance with Drew Barrymore. So whether Hollywood or real heartbreaks, the band's drummer Piers Hewitt has picked ten heart-rending songs for when you find yourself spending a long evening in the doghouse. Billy Bragg - Sulk "I've always loved his accent shining through in his songs. Upliftingly miserable."

22-20s - Such A Fool "Boozy, angry blues about being in the wrong. Best played loud."

Wilco - I'm The Man Who Loves You "One of my favorourite ever bands. About as romantic as they get."

The Beatles - I'm A Loser "Not as commonly heard as many of their other songs. At their early best."

Soul Asylum - Runaway Train "Makes me feel 13 again. Which is always a winner."

Fink - If Only "Love this guy. Acoustic guitar moves to melt women's hearts. Which is great of you've just had an argument."

The Vaccines - Post Break Up Sex "Does exactly what it says on the tin. One of the better bands to have emerged over the last year or so."

R.E.M. - The Apologist "Nothing says sorry more than, well, saying sorry (about 50 times). And it's REM, who I love."

Crowded House - Into Temptation "Rumour has it, Neil Finn got in trouble with his wife for writing this. Whether it's true or not, it's a great rumour. And a great song."

The Maccabees - Love You Better "Top guys, top band, top tune. It almost makes me want to dance, which is saying something."

Hear more music at Theboxerrebellion.com.