The Music Of Veronica Mars

Episode 1-1: "Pilot"

  1. "La Femme d'Argent" by Air (Moon Safari, 1998): Playing under the voiceover at the very top of the episode. [DVD only -- not in original broadcast]
  2. "What You Want" by The Wayouts (Bite, 1993): Played while Veronica cuts Wallace down off flagpole. See Notes for more info.
  3. "Insincere Because I" by The Dandy Warhols (Welcome To The Monkey House, 2003): Playing while Veronica is sitting at the lunch table talking about how Duncan used to be her boyfriend.
  4. "Sittin' On Top Of The World" by Botany Boyz (Forever Botany, 1999): Played while Wallace gets robbed at the Sac and Pac.
  5. "Just Another" by Pete Yorn (musicforthemorningafter, 2001): Played when Veronica is at the pool and thinks she hears her mother, and also while she is playing with her dog at the beach.
  6. "White Lines (Don't Do It)" by Grandmaster Flash (GH): Played during the car wash flashback scene.
  7. "Give You More" by Taxi Doll (Waiting, 2004): First song played at the party where Veronica gets drugged.
  8. "Girls" by Death In Vegas (Scorpio Rising, 2003): Second song played at the party, as a drugged Veronica staggers to the lounge chair.
  9. "Bathroom Stall" by DAMe Lee (no info): Played while Veronica is talking to Logan and Duncan while they're sitting in the yellow car.
  10. "Weak Become Heroes" by The Streets (Original Pirate Material, 2002): Played while Veronica is at the computer printing the picture.
  11. "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" by Blue Öyster Cult (Agents of Fortune, 1976; GH): Played while Veronica and her dad are barbequeing.
  12. "Pata Pata" by Miriam Makeba (GH): Played during the fake fire in the evidence room at the sheriff's office.
  13. "Atomic Girl" by The Wannabes (Decade of Moral Fumbles: 1990-1999, 2000): Played near the end when Veronica is talking to Wallace on the beach and he is flying his airplane.
  14. "Butterflies" by Davíd Garza (A Strange Mess Of Flowers, 2004): Played when Veronica is sitting in the office near the end.
  15. "All You Need Is Love" (originally performed by The Beatles, Magical Mystery Tour, 1967; GH): A music box-type instrumental version played at the very end of the episode.


  • Wayouts: You can listen to "What You Want" at the band's MySpace page.
  • While the score is similar, "Cemetery Party" by Air is not played in this episode.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Wonderfully organised site.

I was just wondering whether anyone knew the title of the instrumental/score playing when Veronica discovers the note her mother left, please?

7:59 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The instrumental score playing when Veronica finds the note from her mother is called "Left Behind" and it's by the show's composer, Josh Kramon.

It can be found here:][/url]

3:12 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sorry, it's not "Left Behind". It's actually called "Music Box"

3:15 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Kim Hayes, singer songwriter for "The Wayouts" here in Austin Texas, letting you know that we are working on getting the CD available. If you are interested you can contact me directly at I'm waiting. Special thanks to our good buddy Rob Thomas.

What do you call a dyslexic, agnostic insomniac do at night? Lies awake at night wondering if there's a dog. (Liberty Lunch Men's Room Graffiti)

1:16 AM  
Blogger Pure_VM_Fan said...

La Femme d'Argent is a beautiful song that worked perfectly with the unaired opening sequence. Lorelai, it definitely sounds like Cemetery Party from The Virgin Suicides CD hwich is also by Air

It's listed here in "A Trip To The Dentist" :)

8:21 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Does anybody knows the title of a song playing during Veronica's dream about Duncan? Please tell me.

4:31 PM  
Blogger Unknown said...

The soundtrack this episode blew me away and so did this website, thank you so much.

1:29 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hi, would like to know the song that was played when Veronica is in the classroom sleeping and the teacher ask her a question in class. Just after the scene where she cut Duncan down from the pole

10:52 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

sorry is the scene after veronica cut wallace, not duncan down from the flag pole. Would really like to know the name of the song. Thanks!

10:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Can someone PLEASE tell me the song/score that plays when Sheriff lamb is telling Veronica to go see the wizard for a backbone?

3:43 AM  

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