Weller explained during a listening session for Sonik Kicks that this paean for lost souls was written quickly to a drum loop, something he's rarely done. He admitted that the lyrics may have been subconsciously inspired by the loss of his friends, Amy Winehouse and fashion designer Alexander McQueen.
The TV show Cheers was nearly canceled after its first season, but the theme song, "Where Everybody Knows Your Name," was very popular. To satisfy viewer demand, the theme was made into a full song and released as a single.
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.