Does This Mean You're Moving On

Album: The Airborne Toxic Event (2007)

Songfacts®:

  • This was Airborne Toxic Event's debut single. It was re-released in 2009 after the band gained some notoriety.
  • Both this song and "Sometime Around Midnight" were penned by the band's songwriter Mikel Jollett about the same former girlfriend. However they were written nearly a year apart. Jollett told MishMashMagazine that this song, "was actually written first but is a more upbeat take on the situation I guess."

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