Platform Fire

Album: People and Things (2011)

Songfacts®:

  • This song is centered around Jack's Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon's experiences of being a musician. During the track-by-track interview video he related the song's theme to the 2008 documentary Man On Wire, which chronicles Philippe Petit's 1974 high-wire walk between the Twin Towers of New York's World Trade Center.
  • McMahon first introduced this song at a live performance in 2009.

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