Messenger

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  • The lead single from Polaris, this finds Daniel Tompkins singing about losing perspective. Bassist Amos Williams explained to Billboard magazine the song is about thinking, "there are terrorists on every corner, and getting wound up and worried because everything is so sensationalized in terms of the media that is presented to us. It's all very much to keeping you hooked."

    He added: "In reality, there's an awful lot of good things that happen, because there's an awful lot of people in the world and I like to think the majority of them are nice."

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