Frontman Jimi Goodwin described this song to Billboard magazine as having a "vaguely country rock-esque tune."
The Doves explained to the NME April 11, 2009: "This song's about a prominent place in Manchester."
This song originated around the time of The Doves' debut album in 2000. The band explained to the NME: "It's been hanging around since Lost Souls but we've not worked on it before. It just kept knocking on our door."
Carla Thomas became the first woman to achieve a Top 10 hit on the Hot 100 with a song she wrote herself when "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)" reached the chart's top tier in 1961. Thomas was just 16-years-old when she penned it.