Like a Dog

Like a Dog

Infobox Single
Name = Like a Dog
Artist = Powderfinger


Released = flagicon|Australia 15 January 2001
Recorded = Sing Sing Studios
Genre = Alternative rock
Length = 4:20
Album = Odyssey Number Five
Label = Universal Music Australia
Producer = Nick DiDia & Powderfinger
Last single = "My Happiness"
(2000)
This single = "Like a Dog"
(2001)
Next single = "The Metre/Waiting for the Sun"
(2001)
"Like a Dog" is a song by Australian alternative rock band Powderfinger. It was released as a single on 15 January 2001, and appeared on the band's fourth studio album, "Odyssey Number Five".

The song's lyrics are based on the band's feelings towards Australia's political position of the time. [cite web|url=http://www.ozmusic-central.com.au/powderfinger/quotes.htm#bern |title=Quotes - Bernard says...|publisher=Powderfinger Central|accessdate=2007-12-29] Musically, "Like a Dog" is strongly influenced by Ian Haug (guitar and backing vocals) and his love of Iggy Pop. "Like a Dog"'s video starred Anthony Mundine in a "raging bull" type sequence.Companion booklet to ] . Paul Williams - "Rose Against the Odds" also makes an appearance in video.

Track listing

# "Like a Dog" – 4:20 (Jon Coghill, John Collins, Bernard Fanning, Ian Haug, Darren Middleton)
# "Love My Way" – 4:36 (Richard Butler, Tim Butler, John Ashton, Vince Ely)
# "Odyssey #2 (The Miseducation of Powderfinger)" – 3:40 (Coghill, Collins, Fanning, Haug, Middleton)

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