“There are records that you just sink into. They coincide with what you’re going through and become an ally. If our records do that for people, that’s the greatest compliment I could ever receive.” - Matt Berninger
“Somehow we create our own little world, and it works, even though sometimes it shouldn’t. The process can be difficult, but eventually something beautiful and cohesive will emerge. Making something heartfelt is our only concern.” – Aaron Dessner
Bryce smashing the guitar tuned in C minor really makes this song.
If TWFM has one fault it’s how sterile some of the studio versions sound compared to their live counterparts. Not that I don’t love all the droney, ambient textures underpinning a lot of the songs, but some ruggedness would have been nice.