Belles

Album: Break It Yourself (2012)
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  • American singer-songwriter Andrew Bird's closes his sixth solo studio album, Break It Yourself, with this wordless song. He described it to Paste Magazine as, "an accidentally cool effect from looping the glockenspiel while the string loop gets in the background. Anyway it's peaceful and gets a baby to stop crying."
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