Top Songs of 2009: #7 The Decemberists -- The Rake's Song 

You either like or loathe The Decemberists. That's probably even more true after they released their rock opera.

Me, I like them even more. Where else can you hear a pop song about infanticide? And, oh jesus, this song is amazing live.

Yep, 'tis good.

The Rake's Song -- The Decemberists