Essential DARIA DVD music

Essential DARIA DVD music

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Song and Artist




"Song Two" by Blur

Trolley scene

"Freak" by Silverchair

Closing credits


"Pinch Sitter"

"The Saint Theme" by Orbital

Daria walks up to the Gupty's door; playing cemetary and lichen


"The Big House"

"Rocket Plane" by Komeda

Quinn on phone; Daria playing Scrabble


"Road Worrier"

"Everybody Hurts" by R.E.M.

The van stalled in traffic.

"M-bop" by Hanson

The Fashion Club is driving to Alternapalooza, when they smell a skunk and roll up the top.

"White Rabbit" by Jefferson Airplane

First scene where Jake chases Helen around the living room.

"You Showed Me" by Lightening Seeds

on the way back home

"Rock 'n' Roll Lifestyle" by Cake

end credits


"The Teachings of Don Jake"

"Insane In The Brain" by Cypress Hill

End credits


"The Misery Chick"

"Criminal" by Fiona Apple

Brittany tying her shoe

"Pearl" by Love And Rockets"

End credits


"The Daria Hunter"

"Adagio for Strings" by Samuel Barber from String Quartet Op 11. (1938), from "Platoon" sountrack

Sandi being left behind

"Looking Down A Barrel Of A Gun" by The Beastie Boys

Sandi looking for a bathroom

"I'm Afraid of Americans" by David Bowie/Trent Reznor

closing credits


"Quinn the Brain"

"What Do You Want From Me" by Monaco

Daria turning herself into Quinn



"Beautiful" by The Go-Go's

Daria and Jane's movie


"The New Kid"

"Daria" by Cake

Closing credits



"Save Yourself" by Stabbing Westward

Daria running into bathroom

"Live On Tomorrow" by Juliana Hatfield

Closing credits


"Fair Enough"

"How Do You Expect To Be Taken Seriously?" by The Pet Shop Boys

Closing credits


"Pierce Me"

"This is Hardcore" by Pulp

Daria's fantasy


"Write Where it Hurts"

"Fish Cakes" by Bauhaus

Closing credits, rare "B" side


"Through a Lens Darkly"

"Sonnet" by the Verve

Daria goes into the bathroom to look at herself, both in Act One and Act Two

"Du Hast" by Rammstein

Daria entering House of Mirrors

"Dragula" by Rob Zombie

Daria wandering through House of Mirrors

"I See" by Letters to Cleo

Closing credits


"Depth Takes a Holiday"

"Vision of Love" by Mariah Carey

Helen and Jake's love scenes


"Daria Dance Party"

My Song" by Jerry Cantrell

immediately after Quinn walks past Three J's in hall

"Body Movin' (Fatboy Slim remix)" by Beastie Boys

Mr. O'Neill "asking" Ms. Barch to dance

"Kiss Me" by Sixpence None the Richer

Quinn and dates arriving at the dance

"Shout!" by Otis Day & The Knights

Brittany and Robert talking to Jodie and Mack

"We Tryin' to Stay Alive" by Wyclef Jean

Brittany and Robert dancing

"Love Rollercoaster" by Red Hot Chili Peppers

Upchuck talking about "rollercoasters and love"

"Music Sounds Better With You"by Stardust

Daria and Jane meeting Upchuck's cousins

"Hey Lover" by LL Cool J featuring Boyz II Men

Quinn's dates attempting to slow dance with her; later, Daria and Jane talking to Upchuck's cousins

"Praise You" by Fatboy Slim

Brittany and Robert making out

"Rock 'n Roll Machine" by The Donnas

closing credits


"The Lost Girls"

"Keep Young and Beautiful" Annie Lennox

Closing credits


"It Happened One Nut"

"The Job That Ate My Brain" by The Ramones

Closing credits


"Lane Miserables"

"Everlong" by Foo Fighters

Daria watches Trent go off with Monique, carried through the commercial bumper.


"The Lawndale File"

"Throw Your Set in the Air" by Cypress Hill

Daria's thoughts during breakfast.


"Jane's Addition"

"He Likes Me" by The Violent Femmes

Closing credits


"Antisocial Climbers"

"Back That Azz Up" by Juvenile

Three J's at bus; Brittany gets stung; 1st commercial bumper


"Murder, She Snored"

"Theme from 'Murder, She Wrote'"by Mike Post

Daria riding a bicycle (as Jessica Fletcher)

"Theme from 'Magnum, P.I.'" by Mike Post and Pete Carpenter

Daria and Jane at funeral (dressed as Magnum and Higgins)

"Theme from 'Columbo'" by
Richard DeBenedictus

Daria driving home in AMC Metropolitan (as Columbo)

"NBC Sunday Mystery Movie Theme" by Henry Mancini

Daria riding horse through downtown (as McCloud)

"Theme from 'Charlie's Angels'"by Jack Elliot & Allyson Ferguson

Upchuck talking to Fashion Club aka "Upchuck's Angels"


"I Loathe a Parade"

"I Know There's Something Going On" by Frida

end credits


"Psycho Therapy"

"Headwires" by The Foo Fighters

Closing credits


"Mart of Darkness"

"Lost In The Supermarket" by The Clash

Closing credits


"Legends of the Mall"

"You Really Got Me"
The Kinks

Stacy's intro to "rattling girl" legend

"?" by ?

Sandi examining herself in mirror

"?" by ?

start of school dance

"?" by ?

Sandi rattling while dancing

"Tainted Love" by Soft Cell

Trent's intro to "Metal Mouth" legend

"Sunglasses at Night" by Corey Hart

Mr. DeMartino grinding his teeth

"Hungry Like the Wolf" by Duran Duran

Mr. DeMartino at the dentist; 2nd commercial bumper

"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" by Cyndi Lauper

Metal Mouth's radio song

"?" by ?

Kevin and Brittany attacked by Metal Mouth

"?" by ?

Jane's intro to "house of bad grades" legend

"?" by ?

Morgendorffers eating dinner



"Sylvie" by Saint Etienne

Closing credits


"Dye! Dye! My Darling!"

"Friend is a Four-Letter Word" by Cake

end credits

"Private Emotion" by Ricky Martin

Commercial bumper after The Kiss


"Is It Fall Yet?"

"I May Hate You Sometimes," by The Posies

The last scene before the credits where Jake starts chasing Helen around the living room, running though the credits to the very end.


"Fizz Ed"

"The Lost Art of Keeping a Secret" by Queens of the Stone Age

2nd commercial bumper


"The Story of D"

"Yellow" by Coldplay

Daria reading her rejection letter

"Everything I Want to Be" by Save Ferris

closing credits


"One J at a Time"

"Whoomp! There It Is" by Tag Team

Jake, Tom, and Jeffy in car

"So Many Men, So Little Time" by Miquel Brown

closing credits


"My Night at Daria's"

"Drops of Jupiter" by Train

Tom waiting for Daria in his bedroom


"Boxing Daria"

"Life" by Our Lady Peace,

Helen on the phone with Eric (2nd time); 2nd commercial bumper

"Absolutely (Story of a Girl)" by Nine Days

closing credits


"Is It College Yet?"

"Drive" by Incubus

"Time to Go" by Supergrass