The Girl On The Phone

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  • This lighthearted Setting Sons opener finds Weller singing of a girl who won't stop telephoning him and seems to know everything about the frontman. When Uncut asked Weller if the song was about a real female stalker, he replied: "That song came from sitting in our office in Shepherd's Bush with an acoustic guitar because we needed two more songs for the album. I just knocked out 'Girl On The Phone' and 'Private Hell.'"

    He added: "The title is from a Roy Lichtenstein pop-art painting called Girl On The Phone."
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