Small Wishes

Songfacts®:

  • Vocalist Simon Neil told DIY magazine about the recording of this country song with the subject of Scottish independence: "We wanted it to feel like we were in a pub, so much so that we thought about going to a pub to record it.," he said. "Then we realized, 'S--t, we're in LA!' so that didn't work, but we tried to capture that ourselves."

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