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They say that opposites attract. That's the case in this song; the guy seems to be falling in love with a girl whose personality is opposite of his. (thanks, Arianna - Largo, FL)
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.
The renown Texas songwriter has been at it for 40 years, with tales to tell about The Flatlanders and The Clash - that's Joe's Tex-Mex on "Should I Stay or Should I Go?"