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This was originally released as a single under the title "2 Become 1."
This was co-written by Guy Chambers who is best known for his songwriting partnership with Robbie Williams. Among the hit songs they wrote together are "Angels
," "Come Undone," "Millennium
" and "Rock DJ."
When Judd Apatow needed under-appreciated rockers for his Knocked Up
sequel, he immediately thought of Parker, who just happened to be getting his band The Rumour back together.
Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum
Dave explains how the video appropriated the meaning of "Runaway Train," and what he thought of getting parodied by Weird Al.
They Might Be Giants
Who writes a song about a name they found in a phone book? That's just one of the everyday things these guys find to sing about. Anything in their field of vision or general scope of knowledge is fair game. If you cross paths with them, so are you.