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Album: Holy Fire (2013)
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  • Vocalist Yannis Philippakis told NME this is his favorite track on Holy Fire. He explained: "It's like a classic love song that's been turned inside out - and when I say inside out I mean violently, like when you turn a squid inside out. And you know in The Fly when Jeff Goldblum puts the baboon in and it comes out all wrong on the other side? Like that, but kind of beautiful for it."

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