Frontwoman Lzzy Hale told Kerrang! the story behind this song. "I was dating this guy once and it turned out he was seeing somebody else at the same time," she said. "Sometime later, I ended up meeting this girl randomly, in a bathroom at a concert. We got to bring in both figured out that each of us was 'the other girl.' Fast forward a couple of years and I sold this guy again, and he told me that this was his favorite song. I never did tell him what it was about – that would just be mean to ruin it for someone like that."
Dido helped shut down a Neo-Nazi Web site after learning it was using "White Flag" to promote its hateful messages. Owners of the site had misinterpreted the track as racist and thought they represented their white supremacy views.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.