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This song is about eschewing love for sex, which is the "perfect prize that waits among the shells," for which the bait is a quick, loveless seduction, while real love is the real reward. And anyone who remembers The Wizard of Oz knows that the Tin Man really wanted a heart, which the Wizard showed him he already had. (thanks, S.D. - Denver, CO)
The Garbage drummer/songwriter produced the Nirvana album Nevermind
, and Smashing Pumpkins' Gish
and Siamese Dream
The "Lowdown" and "Lido Shuffle" singer makes a habit of playing with the best in the business.
The good doctor shares some candid insights on recording with Phil Spector and The Black Keys.